Trinity Health Communications Specialist in Livonia, Michigan

Job Details:

  • POSITION PURPOSE Responsible for developing and implementing communications strategies and tactics to inspire key stakeholders to advance and share the Trinity Health Mission. Writes and implements enterprise-level communications in support of Trinity Health strategic initiatives, including tool kits for Regional Health Ministries (RHMs) which may comprise tactics such as talking points, newsletters, presentations, memos and poster copy. Develops multi-channel, multi-stakeholder communication plans, as needed. Provides communications counsel and hands-on, tactical assistance to System Office and RHMs. Supports social networking/media and media relations efforts, as needed. Develops strong working relationships with System Office and Regional Health Ministry staff and leadership.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's degree in English, journalism, communications, public relations or related area or an equivalent combination of education and related work experience is required. Minimum of three (3) years of experience in organizational communications, including internal communications, public relations and social media, is required. Media relations competency is a plus. Experience in a health care environment is desirable. Experience with large-scale change communications and proven success in introducing new ideas to drive change and engagement is a plus. Well-developed creativity skills to help develop and reinvent communications strategy and tactics. Must be comfortable and willing to embrace the new communications environment. Strong skills in researching, interviewing, writing, editing, and project management are necessary, as is an orientation to continuous quality improvement and innovative communication approaches. Proficient in Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Excellent organizational skills and the ability to operate under pressure with multiple, sometimes conflicting, deadlines and priorities. Exceptional interpersonal communication skills and the confidence and experience to provide advice and counsel to leadership and marketing / communications peers throughout Trinity Health. Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment.

Facility: Trinity Health System Office

Location: Livonia, MI

Department: Communications and Cons Engage

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Evenings

HR Use Only: CB