|BASIC FUNCTION||Plans, directs, and evaluates the activities and staff of the Public Relations department by developing, recommending, and implementing goals, objectives, budgets, structure, and operational procedures for the department. Oversees development and implementation of a comprehensive public relations program to achieve the strategic objectives of ACEP and to elevate and protect the brand image of emergency physicians and the organization.|
|Reports to:||Associate Executive Director, Public Affairs|
|Supervises:||Public Relations Administrator, Public Relations Manager, Senior Public Relations Manager|
|Executive Director; senior staff; Member Communications and Marketing staff; directors in each line of service|
|Board members; PR committee members; ACEP members including the Spokesperson’s Network; chapter staff and officers; national health policy reporters, state and local news media, social media, trade media, health care policymakers, corporate senior staff and communications staff, communications directors and senior staff of other associations, communications directors and other staff on Capitol Hill, leadership of consumer organizations, staff of medical and advocacy organizations consultants|
Bachelors degree in journalism, communications, public relations or related field or equivalent related experience
Five years managing public relations programs or agency accounts with an emphasis on media relations to include social media program and website oversight, strategic planning and budgeting, crisis communications; supervision; thorough understanding of national print and broadcast operations
Understanding of health policy and emergency medicine issues
Ability to communicate complex medical jargon into layperson’s language
Experience working in an association
Demonstrated ability to initiate and manage complex projects simultaneously, including the ability to respond successfully under deadline pressures
Brand management experience
Excellent writing and verbal communications skills
We offer competitive salary, excellent benefits package, retirement plan and more.
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