The University of Vermont Health Network seeks a Shared Services Director of Communications and Engagement at our Central Vermont Medical Center location in Berlin, Vermont.
The Shared Services Director of Communications and Engagement at Central Vermont Medical Center is a seasoned communications strategist and agile who brings deep experience and a broad range of skills to the role. This individual is a working leader responsible for a collaborative, proactive and responsive local function that services CVMC in alignment with strategic priorities and advancing Shared Services goals.
Working in partnership, this individual works to effectively integrate day-to-day operations with strategic planning and nimble prioritization to maximize impact and builds essential relationships both internally within CVMC, externally with government, community and business leaders, and works in partnership with Government and Community Relations and Shared Services leadership.
The Shared Services Director of Communications and Engagement is responsible for local strategy executions and leads department services to support a range of communication needs including executive and organizational communication, public and media relations, engagement, social media, crisis communication, issues management and works directly with Shared Services functional leaders for centralized expertise and service support.
Only applications submitted via our website will be accepted.
University of Vermont Health Network offers a comprehensive benefits package and a non-smoking work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
BA in journalism, public relations, communications, integrated communications and marketing, public/government relations or a related field.
Eight to ten years of progressive experience and proven leadership of internal and external communication and engagement strategies in a high volume environment. Journalism, public relations or external relations experience a plus.
Proven track record of collaborative leadership, consultative partnership and relationship building. Direct supervision of teams of at three people across creative professional disciplines. Expertise with omnichannel strategy and execution.
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About The University of Vermont Health Network
As an academic medical center dedicated to being in service to the patient, community and medicine, UVM Medical Center (www.UVMHealth.org/MedCenter) seeks to improve the health of the people in the communities it serves by integrating patient care, education and research in a caring environment. The UVM Medical Center also serves as a regional referral center – providing advanced care to approximately one million people in Vermont and northern New York.