This position is being offered as Part- Time (.06) 24 hours per week. Under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for managing external communications on behalf of Denver Health that communicate the mission and business goals of the institution to external audiences as well as public relations, media relations and crisis communication responsibilities. The position-holder plays an integral part in the marketing and communication department when it comes to creating and executing marketing, communications and media relations strategies. The role also promotes Denver Health's (DH) brand, key messages and initiatives through various paid, earned and owned media. Central to the role is the ability to formulate strategies and tactics, compile information, and use sound judgment to make decisions that both promote and protect the reputation of DH. The role requires the individual to exercise individual judgment in providing expert advice on communications to senior level managers that will ultimately contribute to the financial success of the organization. The position-holder acts as a team player and take on other marketing, communications and media duties as assigned by the communications director.
Education 1. Bachelor's degree required. Concentration in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, or related field preferred. 2. Master's degree preferred. Experience 1. Six years' experience in healthcare marketing and/or news media relations and communications programs required. 2. Experience in journalism preferred. 3. Experience in implementing media strategy and objectives required. 4. Experience working with the media and how to meet the needs of its representatives required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 1. Proven writing skills. 2. Good judgment/ability to work cooperatively in an integrated team environment. 3. Service-oriented working style, excellent organizational abilities, and strong interpersonal skills. 4. Self-starter who works with limited supervision and guidance. 5. Demonstrates an understanding of and support for diversity within the workplace. 6. Completes own work efficiently and accurately and then assists co-workers with theirs. 7. Demonstrated skills in providing excellent customer service. 8. Uses time productively coordinating with others to achieve common goals and objectives.
All job applicants for safety-sensitive positions must pass a pre-employment drug test, once a conditional offer of employment has been made.
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 525-bed acute care medical center, Denver's 911 emergency medical response system, 8 family health centers, 15 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, and The Denver Health Foundation.
As Colorado's primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided more than $3.3 billion in care for the uninsured in the last ten years. Denver Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver Health is a major resource to the community, serving approximately 185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
"Denver Health is committed to provide equal treatment and equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Denver Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Facility: Denver Health Main Campus, 777 Bannock St.
Area of Interest: Marketing & PR
Shift Type: Day
Requisition ID: 54984
Employment Type: Full-Time
Experience Required: 5 - 7 Years
Education Required: Associates Degree