Health Policy/Communications Coordinator

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
May 21, 2018
Closes
Jun 25, 2018
Career Level
Entry Level
Hours
Full Time

The American College of Physicians (ACP), a prestigious medical membership association for doctors of internal medicine, is seeking a Health Policy/Communications Coordinator for our Washington, DC office. This professional position is an excellent first step for someone interested in a career in health and public policy. The Health Policy/Communications Coordinator provides general administrative support, and assists with research, analysis, and writing for the Health Policy and Regulatory Affairs department and DC Communications staff.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conducting topic-specific research and analysis on public policy issues.
  • Responding to inquiries and requests regarding ACP public policies.
  • Assisting with media relations projects to increase visibility of issues with members, policy makers, and the press.
  • Contributing and reviewing content of website.
  • Providing support for committee meetings (travel plans, meeting logistics, agendas and minutes)
  • Maintaining databases, contact lists, and coordinating mailings.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably with a major or interest in health and public policy.
  • Ability to conduct research and work independently with effective organizational skills.
  • Strong written and interpersonal communications skills to interact with ACP members and outside policymakers, media, and the public.
  • Strong PC skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Web page development.

ACP offers a competitive salary, superior benefits and a supportive work environment.  Find out more about ACP at: https://www.acponline.org/working_at_acp/. Interested candidates should apply online:  https://www.acponline.org/working_at_acp/jobs/.

ACP is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate against any of the following classes: veterans, any disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity.

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