Job Opening: Media Relations at Spectrum Health

Spectrum Health is seeking a full-time media relations consultant. This position will manage interactions with the news media on behalf of the Spectrum Health system including news releases, pitches, video and audio. The role will proactively work with internal clients and executives to identify potential stories and presents them to the media. For more details and to apply online, visit the website. Qualifications

Basic Qualifications: Education - Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, English, Communications, Public Relations or equivalent combination of education and experience Experience - 8 years related experience, with 5 years of media relations experience OR sustained performance in Specialist 3 role that exceeds expectations Preferred Qualifications: Experience - experience in developing and executing strategic communications and marketing plans incorporating business goals and objectives, in consultation and collaboration with clients ,Background in health care communications, preferably with a large health care system ,Demonstrated experience and results in working with print and electronic media ,experience in reputation, crisis, and disaster communications planning and execution

Company Description

Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit, award winning, integrated health system based in West Michigan. Our organization includes a medical center, regional community hospitals, a dedicated children's hospital, a multispecialty medical group and a nationally recognized health plan, Priority Health.We invest in our people by supporting a dynamic, high-performing workplace. Our collaborative approach to patient care includes a commitment to provide an exceptional experience for patients and their families. Spectrum Health supports successful career growth, in an innovative environment.