National Comprehensive Cancer Network

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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in National Comprehensive Cancer Network's employment opportunities. NCCN is an Equal Opportunity Employer in a significant growth phase. If you would like to become part of our premier organization dedicated to developing programs and products to enhance cancer care, click on a job title below to learn more about the position. Unless otherwise indicated, all positions are based in our suburban Philadelphia location. We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

Director, Payer and Employer Outreach

Director, U.S. & Global Business Insights

Manager, CE Grant Writing & Project Management

Manager, CE Supporter Outreach


Director, Payer and Employer Outreach

Reporting to the Vice President, U.S & Global Development, the Director, Payer and Employer Outreach is responsible for contributing to the overall development and implementation of payer and employer strategies, tactics, and collaborations to support the advancement of the NCCN Mission and Vision and the relevance and influence of NCCN content.  The Director is responsible for serving as the primary point of contact with commercial (private) payers, government payers (Medicaid, Medicare, VA, DoD, Medicare Contractors), Employers, PBMs,  and ACOs,  the commercialization of the NCCN family of Compendia and effectively serving as an internal advocate for payer issues and priorities. The position will participate in other related projects and perform other functions as may be required from time to time. This position requires occasional overnight travel.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for contributing to the overall development and implementation of payer and employer strategies, tactics, and collaborations
  • Responsible for serving as the primary point of contact with employers and  private and public payers
  • Provide the payer point of view and priorities as part of market research, business development and marketing planning and other internal strategic planning processes
  • Develop and execute on strategies for and collaborations with health information technology vendors working on behalf of payers for the commercial use of the NCCN Guidelines and/or the NCCN family of Compendia , including business development, contracting, and management of ongoing relationships
  • Develop and manage the planning, organization, implementation, and tracking of payer and employer strategies and programs as determined by market environment for NCCN content relevance and influence, revenue generation, and brand awareness
  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to develop and implement compelling and differentiated product value propositions for the commercialization of the NCCN family of Compendia
  • Identify rich market insights to inform comprehensive commercial strategies and aligned messaging across relevant stakeholders
  • Manage outreach and coordination of the NCCN Products & Services Committee, comprised of managed care executives from member institutions, and related activities
  • Develop program budgets with accountability for achieving net revenue goals

EDUCATION/RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience within the healthcare, managed care, pharmaceutical/biotech industry or equivalent preferred
  • Oncology experience preferred
  • Experience in translating strategy into tactical implementation and to motivate people to execute on strategy
  • Demonstrated credibility and relationships within payer environment
  • Experience in working with employers or employer groups on healthcare issues is a plus
  • In depth understanding of health insurance, health policy and healthcare reform
  • Demonstrated effectiveness working independently and in groups in a collegial manner, including cross functional teams and internal/external networking
  • Understand health information technology’s direction, trends and strategic business impact on implementation of payer policies and programs
  • General knowledge of contracting

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong Decision making capabilities
  • Critical thinking skills; strategic, creative and innovative solutions to internal or external customer needs
  • Strong business acumen competency
  • Exemplary interpersonal communication skills, both oral and written
  • High level of professionalism
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Absolute attention to detail
  • Outstanding follow-up
  • Ability to proficiently use computer and good knowledge of Microsoft Office

This position represents a unique opportunity to build a career with a premier organization.  We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Send resume with salary history to jobs@nccn.org. EOE. No calls please.


Director, U.S. & Global Business Insights

Under the direction of the Vice President, U.S. & Global Development, the Director is responsible for the advancement of NCCN’s strategic direction related to the development and execution of NCCN U.S. and global commercial initiatives; oversight of NCCN Business Insights program, initiatives, and products; and management of the NCCN International program. The position will participate in other related projects and perform other functions as may be required from time to time. This position requires occasional overnight travel.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead commercial aspects of the NCCN Business Insights programs and products, including, but not limited to the Licensing of NCCN Content for commercial use in technology, NCCN Trends™ Surveys and Data, market intelligence and tracking, the NCCN Guidelines User Survey, NCCN Resource Tool: Risk Evaluation & Mitigation Strategies (REMS)
  • Develop and manage the planning, organization, implementation, and tracking of related Business Insights strategies and programs as determined by market environment for revenue generation and brand awareness
  • Develop and execute on strategies for and collaborations with health information technology vendors for commercial use of NCCN Content, including business development, contracting and management of ongoing relationships
  • Develop and maintain relationships with customers, funders and relevant stakeholders, including Industry, State Societies, Professional Societies,  and other related potential collaborators             
  • Lead all commercial aspects of NCCN / FlatIron business relationship (NCCN Outcomes), including management, tracking, and forecasting of related revenue generation through royalties; and act as lead for industry for communication of relationship
  • Manage the State Oncology Society Forum at the  NCCN Annual Conference including revenue generation and ongoing communication strategy 
  • Work with the Vice President, U.S. & Global Development, the Global Business Development Specialist and other key NCCN stakeholders, to advance the NCCN Vision including managing the effective execution of all NCCN International outreach, strategies, products and programs, and identify opportunities for expansion  in accordance with Board-approved NCCN strategic plan
  • Manage outreach and coordination of the NCCN International Program Steering Committee
  • Act as Global editor for NCCN eBulletin International
  • Oversee the management of the NCCN Global Corporate Council
  • Manage the U.S & Global Business Insights department personnel  
  • Develop program budgets

EDUCATION/RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree Required, Master’s degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience within the pharmaceutical/biotech and/or Health Information Technology industry or equivalent preferred
  • Oncology experience preferred
  • Requires broad knowledge and experience in the fields of business development and fundraising
  • At least 2 years in a management role
  • General knowledge of contracting required
  • Understand health information technology’s direction, trends and strategic business impact on healthcare delivery

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to interpret financial data and manage a budget
  • Strong customer management background
  • Exceptional project management skills with experience in organizing, planning and executing projects from vision through implementation
  • Good analytical, conceptual, and problem solving skills with demonstrated track record in new concept development for various projects
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks along a parallel process
  • Strong decision making capabilities
  • Critical thinking skills, strategic, creative and innovative solutions to internal and external customer needs
  • Strong industry and healthcare space business knowledge
  • Ability to proficiently use computer and good knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Strong business acumen competency
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with internal and external staff and managers at various levels
  • High level of professionalism
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Absolute attention to detail
  • Outstanding follow-up

This position represents a unique opportunity to build a career with a premier organization.  We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Send resume with salary history to jobs@nccn.org. EOE. No calls please.


Manager, CE Grant Writing & Project Management

The Manager, Continuing Education Grant Writing and Project Management has two main areas of responsibility: (1) developing high quality grant proposals to advance NCCN's continuing education activities and (2) project management of funded CE activities from the initial planning phase through reconciliation.  This position also assists the Director on an as-needed basis in all aspects of NCCN educational program development, planning, funding, and reporting.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist Manager, Continuing Education Accreditation and Program Operations with needs assessment and gap analysis process
  • Participate in Educational Program Advisory Committee (EPAC) meetings and integrate findings into needs assessment process and program planning
  • Seek to identify grant opportunities that align with NCCN Learner Gaps and Needs (including but not limited to Request for Proposals)
  • Work with NCCN Guidelines staff to obtain the clinical information needed for proposals
  • Develop high-quality grant proposals for submission to supporters
  • Interface with NCCN Finance staff in the preparation of CE activity budgets
  • Assist with the creation of pre-test, post-test and interactivity test questions in conjunction with clinical staff and faculty
  • Ensure that NCCN grant submissions and supported CE activities are compliant with ACCME, ANCC, and ACPE (CCMC/NCRA as applicable) accreditation criteria with respect to content (including but not limited to slide review)  and accreditation language review
  • Perform on-site monitoring of select live and enduring programs to assist with ensuring compliance with ACCME, ANCC, and ACPE accreditation criteria as well as provide feedback and evaluation to NCCN leadership
  • Assist in program activity development, identify potential challenges, and propose solutions for ensuring a successful activity
  • Maintain electronic activity files in accordance with accreditation and compliance auditing requirements
  • Ensure that CE activities are submitted per project timelines; "Go" and "No-Go" decisions are made in a timely manner; all CE activities are executed in a timely manner and as per the LOA(s); and periodic progress and reconciliation reports are prepared and submitted on time 
  • Identify project needs and track project timelines
  • Effectively communicate project updates/concerns with CE supporters and collaborators
  • In conjunction with CE Department quality improvement initiatives, participate in review of team processes and goals on a quarterly basis to determine areas for improvement
  • Assist Director in all aspects of NCCN educational program development, planning, funding, and reporting on an as-needed basis
  • Assist in implementation of NCCN CE strategic initiatives
  • Collaborate with internal NCCN teams to increase efficiency, productivity, and communication
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

EDUCATION/RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's Degree required; Master's degree or higher a plus
  • Knowledge of ACCME, ANCC, and ACPE Guidelines required
  • Knowledge of OIG/PhRMA Guidelines required
  • Knowledge of adult learning principles, instructional design and outcome measurements
  • Experience with grant writing in continuing education or health related organization
  • Proven success with grant submissions as measured by awarded grants; preferably in an educational, association or a not-for-profit environment
  • Program/Project management experience

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Office products
  • Excellent time management skills/project management skills; ability to work on several projects at once while balancing multiple and overlapping timelines
  • Ability to assess workload and suggest prioritization to senior staff
  • Ability to work both independently as well as with internal and external staff and teams to establish and maintain effective working relationships and ensure timely delivery of high-quality work product
  • Absolute attention to detail and accuracy

This position represents a unique opportunity to build a career with a premier organization.  We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Send resume with salary history to jobs@nccn.org. EOE. No calls please.


Manager, CE Supporter Outreach

NCCN seeks a Manager of Continuing Education Supporter Outreach who will report to the Director, Continuing Education and is primarily responsible to build, maintain, and enhance relationships with new and current supporters of NCCN’s activities in order to obtain grant support and to assist the Director on an as-needed basis in all aspects of NCCN educational program development, planning, funding, and reporting. Some overnight travel is required.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain and expand relationships with current supporters of NCCN educational activities, generating new and creative ideas to engage supporters
  • Develop relationships with new supporters both in existing and new audiences, generating new and innovative ideas to attract first-time supporters
  • Communicate NCCN capabilities to supporters and maintain understanding of industry trends and needs via in-person meetings held on a regular basis
  • Assist with the preparation of, communicate, and disseminate quarterly reporting to supporters
  • Organize and lead Educational Program Advisory Committee (EPAC) activities; incorporate recommendations of current trends in oncology practice, topics, faculty,  and educational formats into overall future activity planning and inform CE strategic planning
  • Analyze and prepare supporter funding recommendations
  • Perform on-site monitoring of select live and enduring programs to assist with ensuring compliance with ACCME, ANCC, and ACPE accreditation criteria
  • Communicate outcomes data, practice gaps, and areas for improvement within the overall NCCN CE Program to supporters
  • Assist Director in all aspects of NCCN educational program development, planning, funding, and reporting on an as-needed basis
  • Assist Director in assuring relevant supporter deadlines are met
  • Assist in implementation of NCCN CE strategic initiatives
  • Assist Director with forecast planning
  • Develop and maintain excellent working relationships with Senior Management of NCCN's various functional areas
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

EDUCATION/RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree required; master's degree preferred
  • Proven track record in building and maintaining relationships with funders and securing CE or other grant funding
  • Knowledge of OIG/PhRMA, ACCME, ACPE, and ANCC Guidelines
  • Experience in academic, medical specialty society, pharmaceutical industry CE, or medical education communication company a plus
  • Scientific educational background a plus

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Office products
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with all levels of internal and external staff, managers, physicians, and funders
  • Absolute attention to detail

This position represents a unique opportunity to build a career with a premier organization.  We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Send resume with salary history to jobs@nccn.org. EOE. No calls please.