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Job ID: 36866
Location: Morrisville, NC
Facility/Division: Shared Services
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job
Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.
The Department of Equity and Inclusion is committed to creating an inclusive, equitable culture for the health and well-being of our patients, teammates, and communities. When we achieve equity, all people across the state of North Carolina and others we serve, will benefit from a more just, equitable health care system. The Communication Specialist II provides the culturally sensitive marketing and communications needs of UNC Health System Equity and Inclusion Department. The position assists with writing publications, developing media and marketing communications, and supporting public relations activities. The position is responsible for the implementation of communications supporting Equity & Inclusion programs, initiatives, and projects.
Description of Job Responsibilities:
● Bachelor's degree in Journalism, English, Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, Health Administration, Public Health or related field.
Professional Experience Requirements:
● Three (3) year of experience in communications, public relations, marketing or related field. Equity and Inclusion experience preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
● Strong verbal and written communication skills; strong customer service skills. Should have experience working with people from diverse backgrounds Should have completed diversity, implicit bias, social determinants of health or cultural sensitivity training; Or, be willing to complete within the first 3 months of employment.
Legal Employer: NCHEALTH
Entity: Shared Services
Organization Unit: UNCHCS Office of Health Equity
Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00
Work Schedule: Day Job
Location of Job: US:NC:Morrisville
Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes
This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Health Care System, in a department that provides shared services to operations across UNC Health Care; except that, if you are currently a UNCHCS State employee already working in a designated shared services department, you may remain a UNCHCS State employee if selected for this job.
The UNC Health System and the UNC School of Medicine are committed to valuing all people throughout our organization, regardless of background, lifestyle, and culture. A diverse and inclusive work environment for staff and culturally appropriate care for our patients, are essential to fulfilling our UNC Health vision of improving the health of all North Carolinians.
UNC Health is an equal opportunity employer. As such, UNC Health offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or political affiliation.