Responsible for driving integration and coordination among strategic planning, brand strategy, digital engagement and internal/external communications to support OneCHRISTUS vision and drive growth by business priority. Will lead discussions with Ministry, system, and clinical leadership to understand business goals and competitive positioning in order to ensure marketing priorities in order to ensure marketing priorities, strategies, tactics and resources are appropriately aligned.
Bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, marketing, business or related field required.
Strong human relations skills with an ability to handle difficult/sensitive issues with regard to confidentiality.
Experience collaborating successfully, including excellence in customer service and customer satisfaction.
Ability to make effective presentations to various stakeholders including physicians and external constituents.
Highly organized and detail-oriented with excellent project management skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills including creative approaches to internal and external marketing and communication platforms. Must possess a professional demeanor.
Ability to use a computer for extended periods of time, including word processing, presentation, spreadsheet, and other various programs.
Ability to work extended hours on occasion, including some weekends and evenings.
Ability to prioritize work, multitask, set priorities, create schedules and meet deadlines. Must be able to work rapidly, under pressure, and with frequent interruptions.
Ability to handle confidential information responsibly.
Three to five years of experience in marketing, corporate communications and public/media relations.
Health care experience highly preferred. Experience at an advertising or public relations agency may be helpful.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.