Job Type

Full Time




2121 K Street Northwest
District of Columbia
United States


The Sr. Communications Analyst assists the Chief Policy Officer in developing, promoting, and maintaining an organization-wide communications strategy that reflects the NRMP’s mission and priorities.  Communications activities include managing social media posts and activities; drafting and issuing a monthly e-newsletter; drafting press releases for general public and media outlets; developing and maintaining public website content; revising and streamlining emails to constituents; drafting reports for the Board of Directors; creating graphics to enhance communications; and other duties as assigned. The analyst will assist the NRMP in achieving the following goals: (1) strengthening the NRMP’s position as the leading source of information about residency and fellowship Matches for the medical education community, media, public officials, and other constituencies; (2) ensuring the NRMP’s website, social media, e-newsletters, and other electronic resources are effective and useful communication tools for applicants, institutions, programs, and other constituencies; and (3) serving the information needs of constituents as they relate to the Matching Program and other major issues important to graduate medical education.


The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations, or related area. A Master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of five to seven years of professional experience in relevant program and content development is required, preferably in a higher education, medical education, or healthcare association setting.

Critical skills and experience sought include:

  • Knowledge of WordPress content management system required; knowledge of Cision/PR Newswire, Constant Contact, and Adobe Creative Suite strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of or strong interest in learning about graduate medical education and the Match process
  • Experience managing social media platforms, including Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter
  • Experience analyzing and translating information to colleagues. executive leadership, and the press
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication; consistently able to identify and effectively message in “voice” that is appropriate for the project/audience
  • Strong proofreading, editing, and PowerPoint presentation skills
  • Superior organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities, often with inflexible deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to translate complex business rules, policies, and data into easily understood language for Matching Program participants and other third parties
  • Ability to build relationships and collaborate with external consultants, technical staff, and the media  
  • Ability to function well under pressure and maintain professional demeanor during peak periods in the Match process
  • Ability to work well independently and as a team member

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To apply, send a resume, cover letter with salary requirements, and a writing sample/work product to with the subject line “SR. COMMUNICATIONS ANALYST.” Please provide a brief description of the writing sample/work product (e.g., intended purpose, goals/aim in creating the work product) as needed.