Health Communications Consultant, Senior

Location
Falls Church, VA
Posted
Aug 16, 2019
Closes
Aug 20, 2019
Ref
R0065861
Hours
Full Time
Health Communications Consultant, Senior
Key Role:

Deliver strategic communications to federal agencies supporting health communications, especially in the areas of military and veterans' health. Support client and project teams in the development and implementation of innovative strategic communications in a range of areas, including strategic communications planning, program development, change communications, digital communications, materials development, media relations, communication evaluation, and stakeholder outreach. Lead small teams in the implementation of communications plans and tactics. Develop a variety of clear and concise communications products and materials for internal or external audiences. Research subject matter to develop required communications content and materials, including electronic health record modernization, health IT transformation, and benefits administration. Use digital communication strategies to reach internal and external stakeholders, with an emphasis on analytics to report reach, influence, and impact. Support the client mission by applying creative problem-solving and entrepreneurial expertise, including ensuring the delivery of assigned tasks on time with excellent quality standards.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with health communications, marketing, change communications, public relations, digital strategy, social media, outreach, or stakeholder engagement

-Ability to lead small teams staff members in the execution of key communications tasks

-Ability to interface effectively with all levels of the company and client

-Ability to work independently and in teams

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree in Communications, Health Promotions, Marketing, Public Relations, Public Affairs, Journalism, or International Affairs

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with working in the Military Health System (MHS) or Veteran's Administration (VA)

-Experience with supporting business development, including proposals

-Ability to display creative thinking and provide innovative solutions to clients' communications challenges and problems

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent organizational skills

-Advanced degree, including MPH, MHA, or MBA preferred

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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