American Heart Association Communications Manager in Dallas, Texas

Communications Manager

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Job Description

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact everyday?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely!

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. Here, you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. Here, you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. Here, you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.

The American Heart Association (AHA) has a great opportunity for a Communications Manager in our National Center office located in Dallas, TX.

Here are some of the essential job duties:

  • Assists with communications and content marketing plans and tactics as well as metrics and tracking results

  • Assists with production and distribution of media materials to national media (consumer, trade press, social influencers)

  • Pitch stories and coordinate interviews in cooperation with ECC Marketing Communications team and lines of business

  • Supports social media activities

  • Assists and distributes communications messaging to AHA affiliates

  • Regularly updates enterprise Communications Team update on developments and programs within Communications

Required Experience

Want to help get your resume to the top? We are looking for your expertise in the following areas:

  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, Health Care, Public Health, Sales/Marketing or related field. Equivalent experience will be considered in lieu of degrees for veterans, particularly NCOs.

  • A minimum of two (2) years with public relations, agency or newsgathering experience (including internships)

  • Proven writing experience, preferably for business-to-business audiences

  • Experience in content marketing and distribution techniques

  • Knowledge of Google Analytics, especially in using it to track/measure communications and marketing tactics

  • Demonstrated competence and success in prior assignments, proven project management

Attracting talented, committed employees means offering a competitive benefits package, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do.

So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases? Click on “New Resume” to submit your online application. Only those candidates deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.

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Job Location

Dallas, Texas, United States

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Job Category: Marketing/Communications

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