Marketing/Public Relations Specalist

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Aug 09, 2018
Closes
Sep 26, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Responsible for the development and implementation of marketing, public relations and communications projects and events that build Optima Health's image and support the company's strategic and marketing goals. Direct interaction with vendors and brokers and GA's to foster and build relationships.

Department/Position Overview:
The Communications Specialist will join the Marketing Communications department at Optima Health. Communications Specialists are responsible for the creation and development of internal and external communications for key stakeholders that includes members, brokers, employers, providers, community partners, and internal staff. The job role provides technical and creative writing, proofreading, editing, graphic design, and production support for printed, website and social media communications prior to distribution. Both written and verbal communication skills are essential to the role. Experience with professional writing and desktop publishing software preferred.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - MARKETING OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - MASS COMMUNICATIONS OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - PUBLIC RELATIONS

Experience
Required: Marketing - 5 years

Preferred: Public Relations - 5 years

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Judgment and Decision Making, Marketing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Speaking, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Previous experience in Healthcare required.