Communications Specialist

M Physicians

University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a non-profit organization seeking driven individuals in both clinical and non-clinical areas to help transform health and medicine. Headquartered in Minneapolis, our organization employs more than 1,200 physicians, 300 advanced practice providers and 2,200 health professionals and staff throughout Minnesota and beyond.

Join us on a mission to advance medicine.

Position Details

Communications Specialist
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

The Communications Specialist will be responsible for promoting and improving the quality of the organization’s corporate communication. They will work hand in hand with the Marketing and Communication team for the Medical School, M Physicians and M Health Fairview business partners to develop and implement internal and externalcommunications strategies to engage audiences including leaders, physicians, providers, staff, patients and the community. This person will also be responsible for writing, editing and distributing communications in various venues including email, intranet, print materials and presentation.

Other job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Write, edit and publish website blogs/new stories. 
  • Contribute and research editorial ideas. 
  • Interview experts and patients. 
  • Develop content for various venues—presentations, talking points, videos, podcasts. 
  • Coordinate photo and video shoots and audio recordings to support content creation. 
  • Publish communications to the intranet and website. 
  • Monitor corporate communication email boxes and manage responses to requests and questions. 
  • Manage meetings and events as needed. Measure and track results.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA or BS Degree in Communications, Journalism, English. 
  • 2 years - Writing in a Corporate Communications role (internal or external support). 
  • Experience using Microsoft Suite, Outlook, Google Docs.

M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.

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