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Communication Specialist I - Rockingham

Job ID: 2578
Location: Eden, NC
Facility/Division: UNC Rockingham Health Care
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

Job Description

Description

Become part of an inclusive organization with over 30,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

Summary:
This position assists with activities which fulfill the marketing and communications needs of UNC Health Care System. Employees work under close supervision, assisting with writing publications, developing media and marketing communications, and supporting public relations activities. Employees may be responsible for the implementation of small projects or work as part of a team on larger projects.


Responsibilities:
1. As directed, carries out the plans made for special events such as community health fairs, screenings, etc.
2. Assists in the development of marketing communications including direct mail, direct to customer marketing, customer relationships and database marketing.
3. Assists in writing, and helps photographers, in the preparation of certain publications such as brochures, booklets, alumni materials and employee and special constituent newsletters.
4. Helps carry out community relations activities involving education programs, health classes, and business expos and is a liaison with groups such as chambers of commerce, businesses, school systems, etc.
5. Supports internal communications to staff and medical staff through newsletters, websites, meetings, posters, bulletins, etc.
6. Supports media relations, by helping with the creation of news releases, responding to media inquiries, assisting in the preparation for news conferences, and supporting web and database media relationships.
7. Supports public relations which involve aiding in the planning and execution of persuasive campaigns using paid and public media and other channels and assisting with communications during crisis management.


Other Information

Other information:
Education Requirements:
● Bachelor's degree in Journalism, English, Public Relations, Marketing or related field.
Licensure/Certification Requirements:
● No licensure or certification required.
Professional Experience Requirements:
● One (1) year of experience in communications, public relations, marketing or related field.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:


Job Details

Legal Employer:NCHEALTH

Entity: UNC Rockingham Health Care

Organization Unit: RHC Mktg & Public Relations 

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: US:NC:Eden

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: No



This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.
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