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Northwest Medical Center

Director Public Relations and Communications

Margate, FL, United States
Full-time  No Weekends 
Category: Directors and Managers • Job ID: 00456-7144

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SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Director Public Relations and Communications
Northwest Medical Center
Margate, FL
 
Facility Description:

Northwest Medical Center is a 289-bed medical center and healthcare complex, continuously expanding and incorporating the latest technology in the delivery of care. Awarded the Gold Seal of Approval™ from the Joint Commission which indicates our high standards in performance providing the highest level of services to the population to our community.  Northwest Medical Center is also certified by the Joint Commission as primary stroke center and an accredited chest pain center by the American College of Cardiology. We are recognized as a Comprehensive Bariatric Center of Excellence by the American College of Surgeons Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

 

Our facility continues growing to meet the needs of the community we serve and features expanded capabilities in emergency, critical care, as well as women’s and children’s services. Our state of the art maternity care includes the only Level III NICU in northern Broward County. The breadth and depth of these service lines translates to increased professional opportunities for our colleagues. We invite you to join a dynamic team of dedicated healthcare professionals and explore your grow potential.

 
Benefits:

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program.

 
Position Summary:

Reporting directly to the Division AVP of Marketing and Public Relations with a dotted-line reporting relationship to the CEO, the Director PR & Communications sits on the hospital’s Administrative Leadership team playing a critical role in representing the voice of our customer, as well as serving as the lead hospital communicator/spokesperson both internally and externally. He or she develops annual PR & Communication plan to sync with Division-developed paid media plan for the hospital/market and drives our community and customer engagement to heighten our positive reputation within the community. The Director develops organic content (written, web, video) via tight connectivity with key service line leaders and physicians. He/she leverages this content to create dynamic materials, messaging, events and forums that will positively engage the community to choose this facility and measures success of all activities in order to refine and adjust as needed. The Director operates smoothly in a fast-paced, high-intensity matrix environment. Key areas of responsibility include:

  • Leadership and Collaboration
  • Earned Media Plan Execution
  • Customer Problem Resolution
  • Managing Public Relations, Marketing & Communications
  • Community Relations

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 3+ years relevant marketing experience
  • Acute hospital/healthcare environment experience strongly preferred
  • Effective management and communication skills; both orally and written 
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management and public groups. 
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to travel from one location to another within the Division
  • May be needed to work early morning, evening and weekend hours; position includes overnight travel on an as needed basis

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