Senior Corporate Communications Specialist [JRP-07073]

Posted On: Jul 6, 2024
Company: Texas Children’s

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education, and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees, and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S. News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.

Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse, and successful pediatric programs in the nation.

In support of Texas Children’s mission of providing world-class health care to children and women everywhere, the Employer Branding and Internal Communications team is made up of diverse individuals who are each committed to creating a positive employee and candidate experience by delivering high-quality, timely, thoughtful, and effective communications. We are currently seeking to hire a Senior Corporate Communications Specialist. In this role, you will be someone who leads and implements integrated communications strategies to attract, develop, engage, and retain both existing and future employees.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serve as a lead for Corporate Communications
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders, physicians, department leaders and administrative staff to understand the needs of the organization
  • Write and edit a wide variety of communications with excellence, creativity, and accuracy
  • Develop strategic communication plans to promote and advance corporate initiatives, goals, and priorities
  • Consult with stakeholders within the organization to build communication plans around areas such as retention, well-being, benefits, performance management, etc.
  • Develop and execute campaigns to inform, educate and inspire employees across the Texas Children’s Organization
  • Serve as internal communications lead for multiple Texas Children’s areas and departments
  • Develop strategic communications plans to promote and advance organizational initiatives, goals, and priorities
  • Serve as a member of our crisis communications team, leading and participating in emergency response efforts
  • Write and edit a wide variety of communications with excellence, creativity, and accuracy
  • Use an innovative blend of media to achieve desired awareness among employee populations
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders, physicians, department leaders and administrative staff to remain current on important news and initiatives
  • Serve as owner for development and maintenance of web content for Texas Children’s People website
  • Develop, maintain, and build content on internal Leadership site

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a preferred bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Marketing, Mass Communications, Human Resources, or related field
  • 4 years of experience in communications, marketing, Human Resources, or similar experience
  • Ability to find stories throughout the system that can be told on internal communication channels/forums to show off the incredible passion of our team members
  • Proven success in planning, preparation, and execution of online and live communication forums for top leaders that include multi-media elements and expert story-telling
  • Experience in managing internal Sharepoint sites to effectively communicate timely materials and issues of importance is highly preferred

Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children’s without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Posted On

Jul 6, 2024

Employer

Texas Children’s