Bachelors Degree in Journalism, Public Relations or related field.
5 to 10 years experience writing and editing experience in corporate communications, or journalism; to include writing articles, developing advertisement copy for health care publications, preparation of press releases, and media relations.
SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
1. Ability to convey complex ideas in creative, easy-to-understand ways in writing.
2. Excellent interpersonal skills and be comfortable interviewing personnel at all levels.
3. Requires excellent written and oral communication skills.
4. Computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, Photoshop, Zip, Acrobat, Front Page. Computer skills for electronic photo editing, building slide shows, transcribing slide presentations/audio/photos to disc, creating pages compatible with internet, simple layout projects).