Manager, Advocacy Associations

United States
Oct 09, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Being a part of MyoKardia means you are a pioneer at heart, a go getter, a part of something meaningful. We push the boundaries, embrace uncertainty and challenge conventional thinking to make the biggest impact on people's lives - because we believe that a better solution is out there. We roll up our sleeves and get to work on making things happen - when the outcome of our work changes lives, action is a moral must. Each of us has a hand in shaping the future of our company, our industry and people's lives because the passion in each and every one of us is what makes the difference.

If you are someone who dares to explore the unknown; who takes action in the face of uncertainty; who is passionate and driven about making a real difference in people's lives... then you belong at MyoKardia.


Reporting to the Head of Advocacy, the Manager, Advocacy Associations will be responsible for:

  • Coordination of internal and external Advocacy projects and initiatives
  • Manage the tactical execution of key initiatives supported by Advocacy
  • Develop communications and regular updates on Advocacy priorities to internal stakeholders
  • Work with Advocacy team to support activities both internally and externally, including processes and procedures
  • Interact with key internal stakeholders to ensure that strategies and tactics are linked to achievement of key objectives
  • Help to ensure that all Advocacy activities comply with company policy and legal and regulatory requirements
  • Align and track key projects to ensure completion and reporting






  • BS/BA degree required
  • 3+ years of demonstrated high-level professional knowledge and experience in a pharmaceutical or biotech company
  • Experience in any the following areas is preferred: project management, communications, patient advocacy, public relations, marketing, philanthropy


  • Strong interpersonal skills, highly collaborative, with the ability to develop effective working relationships in a matrix environment
  • Project management experience with proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously required
  • Strong verbal, written, presentation and organizational skills, and ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner
  • Up to 25% travel required