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Communications And Marketing Associate II
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Location/Affiliates: Mount Sinai Medical Center (Manhattan)
Department: 811 - Health Policy
Requisition Number: 13-1583744
Health Media and Communications Associate
Essential Job Functions: Working closely with the Project Manager and Principal Investigators, the Health Media and Communications Associate will work on a diabetes prevention research study seeking to disseminate an effective peer-led diabetes prevention program through grassroots community efforts and online outreach. The study uses community-based participatory approaches to evaluate the impact of dissemination and overall diffusion of this program.
Main job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
Work closely with web developers to create an online web and mobile phone platform for wide dissemination
Help lead, develop and execute social marketing campaign and outreach for the project's online platform.
Collecting, maintaining, organizing and reporting of study information
Assisting in preparing and maintaining study-related documents, and corresponding with community leaders and program participants.
Organizing and leading study recruitment activities in community settings and online.
Building and maintaining relationships with community partners and study participants.
Assisting in the daily activities of the research study.
Willing to work some nights and weekends, as needed.
Educational & Professional Skills:
Bachelor's degree (BA, BS); Master's degree in communications or similar field preferred.
Experience leading social marketing and health
Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Access);
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Highly attentive to detail and very organized
Previous experience working in health-related initiatives
and in underserved communities
Interested in health disparities and community-based research
Web development knowledge and experience preferred.
Mount Sinai Medical Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds. Mount Sinai Medical Center--An EEO/AA-D/V Employer.