Outreach and Comms Specialist

Community Health Center of the New River Valley - Christiansburg, VA (30+ days ago)

The Community Health Center of the New River Valley is seeking a full-time Outreach and Communications Coordinator in Christiansburg, Va, with strong verbal and written communication skills, hands-on knowledge of social media platforms, and knowledge of healthcare industry.

Responsibilities include:

  • Development of communication plans to support services, programs and Centers
  • Coordination of community outreach events - health fairs/shows, farmers markets, schools, etc.
  • Writing, editing and proofreading across all platforms
  • Development of Media Relations activities and media relationships
  • Development and monitoring of social media platforms including maintaining and updating web content
  • Working with Leadership Team to create messages and comms projects

Education: Bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications or marketing;

Requirements: knowledge of healthcare industry; at least two years of experience in the field; experience with Microsoft Office and digital platforms. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills, strong organizational skills. Professionalism and integrity a must. Demonstrated ability to work with leadership.

Experience with graphic design preferred but not required.

CHCNRV offers competitive pay, paid holidays, paid-time off, health and dental insurance, and more. We encourage career growth and provide on-the-job training.

Qualified candidates send introductory cover letter, resume and references tonrvclinics@ gmail.com

Job Type: Full-time


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