Sanford Health Director, Fit - Children's Health Initiative in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Director, Fit | Children's Health Initiative | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota


Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Responsible as the primary liaison between all external interested parties and the organization and will be responsible for reviewing and vetting all potential opportunities. Will serve as the compiling site for continued updates to the organization regarding progress made, identifying areas needing additional resources and monitoring community, national and industry awareness. Implements strategies for establishing partnerships and business relationships with interested organizations. Researches and performs analysis to identify potential targets for project. Works with Marketing and Communications teams to communicate strategy surrounding all of the Sanford's Initiative. Serves as the primary liaison with Marketing and Communications in all areas pertinent. Collaborates with internal departments and external partners in the implementation and communication of strategies, plans and business models. Seeks out prospective targets through making phone calls, traveling, attending conferences and utilizing the internet. Manages relationships with various prospects, physicians, clinics, hospitals or other healthcare related activities. Responsible to bring the opportunities to executive management and facilitate deal negotiations, contract development and due diligence. Researches and learns new and emerging technologies and trends applicable and potential research opportunities. Serves as the primary resource in outlining progress and providing updates.


Responsible for reviewing and compiling information pertinent to the Sanford Preventing Type II Diabetes Initiatives. Responsible to serve as the planning and coordination lead of all Sanford Preventing Type II Diabetes Initiative special events. Coordinates and Directs Sanford Commission events, agendas and work output.


Bachelor's degree (MBA preferred). 3-5 years of system operations, marketing or sales experience in the health care industry.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Community Services

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req19333