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Huron Consulting Group Director, Coach - Healthcare, Culture & Organizational Excellence in Pensacola, Florida

The Opportunity

Huron helps its clients drive growth, enhance performance and sustain leadership in the markets they serve. We help healthcare organizations build innovation capabilities and accelerate key growth initiatives, enabling organizations to own the future, instead of being disrupted by it. Together, we empower clients to create sustainable growth, optimize internal processes and deliver better consumer outcomes.

Health systems, hospitals and medical clinics are under immense pressure to improve clinical outcomes and reduce the cost of providing patient care. Investing in new partnerships, clinical services and technology is not enough to create meaningful and substantive change. To succeed long-term, healthcare organizations must empower leaders, clinicians, employees, affiliates and communities to build cultures that foster innovation to achieve the best outcomes for patients.

Joining the Huron team means you’ll help our clients stabilize their business operations today and create tomorrow’s growth by implementing revenue enhancement and cost containment programs, upgrading technology systems, creating stronger leaders and improving outcomes for patients.

Join our team as the expert you are now and create your future.

Position Summary

Coaching partnerships help healthcare organizations establish and accelerate leadership excellence and cultural transformation to empower agility and long-term success. As a Coach you will be instrumental to your partners helping them achieve better transparency and higher accountability and enable them to execute effectively. Coaches work to establish, accelerate, and hardwire the necessary changes that create a culture of excellence. They effectively collaborate with organizational leaders to implement a framework called Evidence-Based Leadership. This framework aligns organizational goals, behaviors and processes in a way that moves and sustains results.

You already have the passion… we provide the opportunity to accelerate it further.


Huron's coaching team brings to the table decades of clinical and administrative healthcare experience along with a passion for making healthcare better for patients, physicians, and employees. The trusted relationship that Coaches build with leadership teams provides the accountability and support that makes all the difference for organizations on a journey to excellence.


Service Delivery

  • Conduct initial on-site surveys and needs assessments within organizations to create a comprehensive coaching plan and strategy based on evidence-based practices to help organizations improve performance.

  • Accountable for successful client results and relationships creating alignment from the executive teams to the frontline leaders.

  • Demonstrates understanding and coaching competence in the following areas: Leadership evaluation, leadership institutes, service excellence and accountability systems – collectively termed Evidenced Based Leadership.

  • Ensure client implementation and understanding of Huron’s leadership capabilities by setting clear expectations for success and developing and implementing a sequenced work plan.

  • Facilitate and navigate client leaders, Physicians and teams as they initiate processes by conducting on-site client coaching.

  • Provide professional and highest quality communication and administration to client, thus building effective client relationships.

  • Contribute to Coaching team by providing intellectual capital.

  • Work with Coach Analysts to maintain efficient and effective communication between client, Coach and team.

  • Assist Coach Analysts in developing professional presentations – conduct presentation sessions at client locations.

  • Share coaching skills and lessons learned with the broader Huron team.


  • Understand broader business imperatives that are occurring in the market and take ideas and information and integrate into delivery methodology.

  • Be responsible to understand the diverse needs of your partner organizations, and as their trusted advisor, develop expansion and renewal growth opportunities.

  • Using your network of senior healthcare leaders, create growth opportunity leads for your Partner Development colleagues.

  • Organize and harvest learnings from service delivery to identify future opportunities to help solve clients Jobs to be done.

  • Provide input for go-to-market messaging and sales collateral when applicable.

  • Collaborate with Next Level Partnership to facilitate Expansions and Renewals.

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United States of America

Huron Consulting Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage to employees and dependents; a 401(k) plan with a generous employer match; an employee stock purchase plan; a generous Paid Time Off policy; and paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Our Wellness Program supports employee total well-being by providing free annual health screenings and coaching, bank at work, and on-site workshops, as well as ongoing programs recognizing major events in the lives of our employees throughout the year. All benefits and programs are subject to applicable eligibility requirements.

Huron is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity to job applicants and employees in recruitment, hiring, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Huron will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, religion, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, creed, citizenship or any other status protected by laws or regulations in the locations where we do business. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.