Develops and implements a communications strategy that increases awareness and visibility of the medical education programs and initiatives at Yale School of Medicine. Reporting to the Deputy Dean for Education, the Director of Communications will be responsible for producing high-quality written content for websites, newsletters and announcements that describe, explain and highlight the important programs, services, events, innovations and achievements of medical education at the School of Medicine.
Posting Position Title: Internal Communications Writer
University Job Title: Internal Communications Writer, Medical Education
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Proficient writer with superior editing skills, familiar with AP style.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven project management skills. Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects while working effectively to meet deadlines and changing priorities.
Required Skill/ability 3: Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build positive relationships with stakeholders and colleagues at all levels.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated ability in publishing to a variety of digital platforms.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience writing for publications in medicine or medical education. Familiarity with Yale University systems, policies and procedures.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in journalism, communications or a related field and three years of experience in writing/editing, website development, digital production, marketing, project management or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.