Virtual PR Manager- Healthcare Prof Assn- NEW!

Virtual PR Manager- Healthcare Prof. Assn.- NEW!

Ref # 965

Are you an experienced PR professional with 5-8 years of PR/communications experience? Do you have strengths in advocacy, government relations, media pitching, legislative affairs, maintaining relationships with media influencers across healthcare, political, & consumer markets? Do you have strong writing skills, including press releases, op-eds & letters to the editor, press conferences, etc.? State & federal experience in healthcare advocacy? National Healthcare Professional Association seeks Virtual PR Manager, a new position. Immediate hire. 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ experience in public relations or communications 
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, public relations, journalism or similar field
  • Healthcare background & advocacy are ideal
  • Must have strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Able to deliver information in concise & compelling manner
  • Effective time management & organizational skills for multiple projects with changing priorities 
  • Strong relationship builder with collaboration skills 
  • Able to use analytics to improve decision-making 
  • Knowledgeable in public relations software, such as Cision

Summary:

Seeking PR/communications candidate to join healthcare professional association, dedicated to driving innovation & excellence in healthcare. PR Manager works with various business units to support PR & communication strategies to bring awareness & visibility across healthcare, political, & consumer markets. Candidate will develop press releases, op-eds & letters to the editor, & media advisories, signature stories, content to advance policies. Travel 1-2 times a year. 

Responsibilities: 

PR Manager break-out of time:

20%: Source & secure media interviews for healthcare professionals. Communicate with media influencers across healthcare, political, & consumer markets.

30%: Maintain relationships with healthcare & legislative opinion elites & inform them on healthcare professionals in U.S. healthcare. Monitor & analyze federal & state government actions & emerging trends relevant to healthcare professionals.

30%: Manage news/press materials, signature stories, op-eds, letters to editors, & press conferences. 

Collaborate with PR Director & Manager on strategic communication strategies. Draft content to advance policy, legislative & regulatory interests based on organization’s state, federal and healthcare administration advocacy priorities.

10%: Oversee measurement & tracking of short-term & year-round communication, media relations & campaign efforts, including organizing media mentions & assessing audience reach, frequency & ad value.

5%: Collaborate with PR staff to envision and apply media & communication strategies to drive earned & paid coverage. Work with team to align PR campaigns with strategic messaging & activities. 

5%: Maintain team priorities while meeting deadlines. Collaborate with PR & Marketing teams. 

To Apply: Forward your resume, work samples, and answers to our questions from the link https://www.lhazan.com/qa/ to Lynn Hazan at Lynn@lhazan.com Refer to “PR Manager: Healthcare Professional Association” in the header.