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Health Communications Associate

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Public Health Foundation
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Washington, DC
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Published 21 days ago

The Public Health Foundation (PHF), a national, non-profit organization dedicated to improving public health and population health practice to support healthier communities, is seeking a Health Communications Associate. This individual will support PHF’s Immunization Program, a five-year program in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop and disseminate health communications information and resources to immunization professionals across the country. The Health Communications Associate will support the Performance Management and Quality Improvement (PMQI) team in managing and coordinating program activities such as the development of resources and materials, and promoting PMQI activities through a variety of outlets and channels, such as PHF’s website, electronic newsletters, outreach correspondence, in-person and remote events, multimedia, and social media.

Responsibilities:

·        Develop and implement communications strategies for the PHF Immunization Program, in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

·        Assist in analyzing and synthesizing immunization and vaccine-related guidance and information, including the development of concise briefs and plain language summaries.

·        Develop promotional materials for immunization initiatives, projects, and events, and disseminate through PHF channels, including the PHF website, newsletters, social media, partner networks, and listservs.

·        Develop immunization newsletter, including identifying promotional items, scheduling, drafting, and sending to target audience(s).

·        Strengthen and foster collaborative relationships with public health and healthcare partners, customers, associations, funders, and other organizations.

·        Schedule and coordinate remote meetings, webinars, and trainings and operate video conferencing.

·        Proofread, and format reports, resources, presentations, abstracts, and proposals.

·        Manage and update databases for newsletter and partner contacts.

·        Track, analyze, and summarize key target metrics and measures for PMQI.

·        Support proposal and business development.

·        Prepare materials for conferences and other meetings and coordinate exhibits, as assigned.

·        Develop, implement, and monitor work plans.

·        Engage and correspond with partners and clients.

·        Respond to internal and external requests for information.

·        Provide general administrative and technical support.

·        Contribute to business development and ad hoc projects, as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

·        Bachelor’s degree in health, communications, journalism, marketing, or a related field.

·        2-3 years of relevant professional work experience.

·        Excellent oral and written communication, customer service, and organizational skills.

·        Experience working with Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint).

·        Ability to handle multiple tasks, competing demands, and responsibilities with competing priorities.

·        Ability to summarize health information and communicate clearly to a variety of audiences.

·        Expertise in graphic design a plus.

·        Knowledge of health or risk communications practices and principles, a plus.


Benefits:

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including a competitive salary, for that outstanding candidate! 

PHF staff has created an environment of strong organizational values of putting people first, excellence in the work we do, open and honest communication, and being supportive of one another. To learn more about our staff values, please visit our website at http://www.phf.org/AboutUs/Pages/Staff_Values.aspx.

To Apply:

Interested candidates are encouraged to APPLY HERE. When applying, provide resume and two writing samples (maximum one page each).

The Public Health Foundation (PHF), a national, non-profit organization dedicated to improving public health and population health practice to support healthier communities, is seeking a Health Communications Associate. This…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    April 19, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    April 16, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

PHF has an attractive benefits package and new employees are eligible for health and dental insurance on the first day of employment. PHF covers 80% of an employee’s health and dental insurance for those enrolled in our plan. First year employees accrue annual leave at the rate of 10 days per year; this increases to 20 days per year on the first anniversary. Sick leave is accrued at the rate of 13 days per year. PHF has a generous pension plan with Lincoln Financial. PHF contributes an amount equal to 10% of salary to the pension plan, on an annual basis. Employees are eligible for the pension plan at the beginning of their 7th month of employment. Employees are 40% vested after two years, 70% vested after three years and fully vested after four years.

PHF has an attractive benefits package and new employees are eligible for health and dental insurance on the first day of employment. PHF covers 80% of an employee’s health and…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Washington, DC
Associated Location
1300 L Street, NW, Suite 800, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005

How to Apply

When applying, please provide a resume and two writing samples (maximum one page each).  

When applying, please provide a resume and two writing samples (maximum one page each).  

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