Quest Diagnostics
At a glance
Location: US-NJ-Secaucus
Posted: 11/28/2021
Closing: 12/27/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sr Director, Marketing-Consumer Initiated Testing (CIT)
Quest Diagnostics
Job description

Senior Director, Marketing – Consumer Initiated Testing


Recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies,” Quest Diagnostics ( is the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that doctors and patients need to make better healthcare decisions. We are pioneers in developing innovative diagnostic tests and advanced healthcare information technology solutions that help improve patient care.

With corporate headquarters in Secaucus, NJ, Quest Diagnostics is a Fortune 500 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: DGX) and included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, with 2020 revenues of $9.44 billion. 



•         Serve as the Senior Marketing Leader on CIT business; designing, executing and consulting on marketing strategies and tactics that will accelerate growth and gain market share

  • Develop and articulate strategy for consumer direct channel (DTC) as well as key sales channels for consumer initiated testing

•         Direct $60M+ in working media, non-working media and technology spend related to driving performance, experience and ultimately LTV for the business

•         Implement a multi-year strategic roadmap to enhance reach, conversion and retention through digital product and marketing activities while enhancing brand preference and perception.

  • Lead full-funnel marketing planning and measurement system with eye towards channel efficiency and mix optimization
  • Lead prioritization of new campaigns, features and functionalities to drive optimal growth and brand health
  • Serve on Marketing Leadership Team, contributing to the broader strategic decisions across business and brand and team culture
  • Liaise with other functional leaders to guide a unified approach to the customer that meets market demands
  • Drive alignment between clinical product opportunities and digital product potential
  • Manage marketing spend on programs and use spend effectiveness measurement to improve programs and resource allocation
  • Ensure tight coordination with franchise, align with senior leaders, including SMT members, around the needs and progress related to success of direct to consumer business




•         Bachelor’s Degree is required; Master’s degree a plus

•         Minimum 15+ years success in a D2C marketing role; healthcare experience a plus

•         Experience leading high performing teams and building strong team cultures

•         Up to 25% business travel required

•         Ability to lead diverse, cross functional teams and in a matrix environment

•         Ability to serve on Executive Leadership Team of business line (e.g. customer segment, region, etc.)

•         Excellent project leadership skills to hold team members accountable for delivery on goals and expectations

•         Superior communication skills including ability to deliver formal business presentations to executive leadership

•         Superior strategic thinking and analytical skills to synthesize market/customer insights to identify business opportunities and paths to overcome business challenges

•         Strong capabilities in leading others to analyze data and demonstrate quantifiable opportunities or results


I: Creativity; Decision Quality; Dealing with Ambiguity; Perspective; Strategic Agility

II: Priority Setting; Planning; Directing Others; Delegation

III: Command; Managerial Courage; Conflict Management; Confronting Direct Reports; Hiring and Staffing

IV: Perseverance; Action-Oriented; Drive for Results

V: Presentation Skills; Comfort around higher management; Political Savvy

VI: Customer Focus; Motivating Others; Negotiating; Composure; Dealing with Paradox; Building Effective Teams


About Quest Diagnostics

Quest Diagnostics empowers people to take action to improve health outcomes. Derived from the world's largest database of clinical lab results, our diagnostic insights reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management. Quest Diagnostics annually serves one in three adult Americans and half the physicians and hospitals in the United States, and our nearly 50,000 employees understand that, in the right hands and with the right context, our diagnostic insights can inspire actions that transform lives. 

The company offers the broadest access to diagnostic testing services through its network of laboratories and patient service centers and provides interpretive consultation through its extensive medical and scientific staff. Quest Diagnostics also provides services to employers, life insurance companies, other commercial labs, clinics, health plans, government agencies, and organizations involved in clinical trials research.


•         FORTUNE magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" list for 7 consecutive years; one of only five companies to attain Most Admired status in the "Health Care, Pharmacy and Other Services" industry category.

•         Fortune magazine’s Fortune 500 list

•         Forbes® Global 2000

•         Forbes®' America's Best Employers List for third consecutive year

•         Forbes® 2020 America’s Best Employers for Women for second consecutive year

•         S&P 500

•         Barron’s 500

•         Member of the Dow Jones® Sustainability World Index

•         Included in the FTSE4Good, Calvert, and Ocean Tomo sustainability indices

•         Listed in the most recent Newsweek Green Rankings

•         Consistently named one of the best places to work in U.S. business journal rankings

•         Named a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company for third consecutive year

•         Listed on the Disability Equality Index® (DEI), a joint initiative of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and the US Business Leadership Network (USBLN), recognizing companies for prioritizing the inclusion of people with disabilities

•         Named Top 23 ‘Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality’ in New Jersey

•         Named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by scoring a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the fifth consecutive year.

•         Achieved Cancer Gold Standard accreditation from the CEO Roundtable on Cancer, recognizing our actions to reduce the cancer risk of employees and their families

•         Received C. Everett Koop National Health Award for Efforts to Promote Employee Health in 2020

Diagnostic Testing Services

Quest Diagnostics is the world’s leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that patients and doctors need to make better healthcare decisions. Their services range from routine blood tests — such as total cholesterol, Pap testing and white blood cell count — to complex, gene-based and molecular testing. They perform medical tests that aid in the diagnosis or detection of diseases, measure the progress or recovery from a disease or confirm that an individual is free from disease. In addition, they have specialized expertise in cancer, cardiovascular diseases, infectious diseases, and neurology.

About COVID-19 testing at Quest Diagnostics

Quest Diagnostics is at the forefront of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, working to broaden access to laboratory insights to help us all lead healthier lives. We provide both molecular diagnostic and antibody serology tests to aid in the diagnosis of COVID-19 and immune response. Our COVID-19 test services are based on tests that have received FDA emergency use authorization and which also meet our high standards for quality. We are providing these test services under the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act.

We provide data on COVID-19 testing to various federal and state public health authorities, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and participate in studies with government and private institutions, aiding COVID-19 public health response and research. Through our team of dedicated phlebotomists, air fleet team, couriers and laboratory professionals, Quest Diagnostics works hard every day to help patients and communities across the United States access quality COVID-19 testing.


In the $60 Billion and growing US Diagnostic Testing Market, Quest Diagnostics is the leader. Quest Diagnostics’ reputation as a leading innovator, provider of high value, low cost solutions and its financial strength and flexibility make it well positioned to capitalize on the evolving healthcare landscape.

Quest Diagnostics’ long-term strategy is to become the undisputed world leader in diagnostic testing, information and services. To drive this profitable growth, Quest Diagnostics plans to leverage capabilities to create differentiation:

•         Deliver Innovative Solutions

•         Leverage their Unparalleled Access and Distribution Network

•         Expand their relationships with large payors and health systems

•         Deliver Superior Patient Experiences


To Apply

Please Log In or Register to Upload a Resume and complete the online Application by visiting, clicking “Job Search” and following the prompts. Because of the large number of applicants to job openings, Quest Diagnostics will only contact qualified candidates for interviews.

Quest Diagnostics is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.