30+ days ago


Irving, TX




The System Director, Executive Communications, works collaboratively with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and senior executive staff to create and deliver an executive communications strategy that aligns with the Mission, Vision and Core Values of CHRISTUS Health across all ministries. The leader reports to the Chief Administrative Officer and works collaboratively with the Vice President of Communications and team.

As the executive communications expert, the System Director manages and delivers all executive thought leader platforms and strategic communications via relevant messaging that promotes clarity, confidence and a connection to our brand, overall strategy, and CHRISTUS culture. He/she will clearly articulate complex issues and formulate recommendations that support our communication strategy and are appropriate for various audiences across all ministries.

The System Director will work with the CEO and senior executive staff to draft written communications, speeches and develop presentations, in each executive’s unique style, that translate ideas, objectives and corporate position into messaging relative to the topic and intended audience. The System Director will coach senior executive leaders to think creatively and deliver authentically to a wide variety of stakeholders via a wide variety of channels.

The leader will be the primary contact for all physician communication items, and will work with key internal executive stakeholders and functions (Communications, Public Affairs, Human Resources, Investor Relations, Corporate Services, etc.) to draft and review all communications from senior executive staff and other key stakeholders, to physicians and physician groups, as needed.


  • Significant work experience (5+ years) with a Bachelor's Degree; Master's preferred.  
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint required; additional graphic design experience preferred.
  • Organized and detail-oriented professional with excellent time management practices.


  • Proven experience designing, building, and implementing comprehensive executive communication programs that use a variety of methods and media required.
  • Experience drafting written communications, presentations and speeches for C-level executives required.
  • Strong track record in producing high-quality, crisp messaging and presentations for senior executives, a demonstrated ability to work with highly confidential information, exemplary organizational skills, and an uncompromising eye for quality and detail while working on several projects simultaneously. Prior experience leading and managing diverse teams preferred.
  • Experience developing and implementing change management strategies preferred.

Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications:

  • Completion of Decker communication methodology training preferred.


About the Company

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In 1999, two historic Catholic charities became one, forming CHRISTUS Health and creating a unique purpose in the modern health care market - to take better care of people.

To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, the mission that the Sisters of Charity Health Care system and Incarnate Word Health system shared for more than a century, is now also the mission of CHRISTUS Health.

Ranked among the top 10 Catholic health systems in the United States by size, the CHRISTUS Health system includes more than 40 hospitals and facilities in seven U.S. states, Chile and six states in Mexico, with assets of more than $4.6 billion.

Whether seeking care in Alexandria Louisiana, or Coahuila, Mexico, patients discover that the healing spirit is alive at CHRISTUS Health.

Company Size

10,000 employees or more


Healthcare Services