University of Utah Health Communications Specialist in SOUTH JORDAN, Utah

Overview

As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position writes, coordinates, and executes a wide range of communications. Performs a variety of writing, design, and project management tasks while using good judgment and strong interpersonal skills to plan and execute communication strategies. Utilizes traditional and electronic publishing technologies to produce communications that implement project objectives.

Responsibilities

  • Writes and executes a variety of communications including annual reports, blog posts, group email responses, meeting presentations, instructions, and marketing materials.

  • Identifies, uses, and tracks effectiveness of multiple communication channels for target audiences.

  • Edits and proofreads communications from other sources.

  • Manages incoming email and questions on intranet sites.

  • Incorporates graphics and photography in communication tools.

  • Manages communication assets and coordinates distribution.

  • Develops and adheres to project timelines.

  • Ensures that distributed material is accurate and timely.

  • May perform other related technical and communication duties, as assigned.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined above.

  • Demonstrated writing and editing skills.

  • Proficient in desktop publishing, building presentations, and Microsoft Office applications.

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work both individually and in teams.

  • Commitment to providing excellent customer service.

Qualifications

Qualifications

Required

  • Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Communication, Business, a related field, or equivalency.

  • Two years of related experience.

  • Strong writing and editing skills.

Qualifications (Preferred)

Preferred

  • Health care related experience.

  • Proficiency in Photoshop or other photo/graphic editing software.

  • EPIC Scheduling and Messaging experience a plus.

  • Visio process workflow creation a plus.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This position involves light work that may exert up to 20 pounds and may consistently require light work involving lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling or otherwise moving objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements

Color Determination, Far Vision, Listening, Manual Dexterity, Near Vision, Non Indicated, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking

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EEO Statement

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Requisition Number 32654

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type Full-Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm

Location Name South Jordan Health Center

Patient Care? No

City SOUTH JORDAN

State UT

Department COR CST 35A GUEST REL CALL CTR

Category Call Center

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.