Communications Strategist

HMH HOSPITALS CORPORATION Edison Requisition # 2022-122323 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits

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Our team members are the heart of what makes us better. 

At Hackensack Meridian Health we help our patients live better, healthier lives — and we help one another to succeed. With a culture rooted in connection and collaboration, our employees are team members. Here, competitive benefits are just the beginning. It’s also about how we support one another and how we show up for our community. 

Together, we keep getting better - advancing our mission to transform healthcare and serve as a leader of positive change.

The Communications Strategist supports the day to day functions of network communications and initiatives.The Communications Strategist will be responsible for developing communications campaigns, content and stories that promote network initiatives and functions to internal [or specified] audiences to drive engagement and awareness. Responsible for coordinating communications with other network initiatives, including ensuring proper distribution channels and timing for announcements, newsletters and other various communications. Ensures that all communications are aligned with the network’s brand and are presented with audience-appropriate tone and language. The Communications Strategist requires a motivated and resourceful professional capable of independent function in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are core to the position.



Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, English or other related area of specialty.
  • Minimum of 5 years of proven writing/editing experience.  Must provide samples of various forms and styles of copy.
  • Expertise and a passion for the discipline of communications 
  • Strong grammar and writing skills are non-negotiable.
  • Strong copy editing skills; must display a high attention to detail.
  • Ability to demonstrate a wide degree of creativity, innovation and flexibility.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet multiple deadlines.
  • Comfortable in a high-growth environment with shifting priorities.
  • A positive and proactive attitude; ability to maintain a high level of professionalism in a corporate environment.
  • Balance a sense of urgency with calm and confident demeanor.
  • Ability to interface effectively with a variety of people to establish productive, ongoing relationships. 
  • Results-oriented.
  • Strong interest to find creative solutions for ordinary problems.
  • Strong time-management, organization and coordination skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Familiarity with copyright laws.
  • Familiarity with content management systems and the practice of monitoring communication/social channels.

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred

  • Master’s degree in Communications, Business and/or Public Health.
  • Experience in a large (>3,000 employee) business, and/or one that is composed of multiple locations.
  • Experience in health care.

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!


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