This position is responsible for serving KHA members through the development, planning, implementation, management, maintenance and evaluation of communications. This position is a part of a team that develops and provides communications that educate and inform KHA member organizations, the legislature, health care stakeholders/partners, the media and the public at large. This position supports the mission and values of the association.
Other facets of this position include implementation and delivery of communications and products, including content development, use of data, project scheduling, budgeting, writing, designing, editing, production and evaluation. Also included is budget reporting and monitoring as needed for areas of responsibilities.
Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism, data analytics, health policy, marketing, association industries or related field.
Four (4) years of related work experience in communications, public relations, marketing, policy or data analysis or a related field is required.
Basic knowledge of the health care delivery system is preferred.
Ability to communicate clearly and professionally through both verbal and written skills.
Demonstrated ability to speak in front of groups.
Experienced ability to write, design and edit reports, white papers, brochures, newsletter articles, social media post and other marketing materials.
Ability to identify, research and solve problems.
Strong financial and analytical skills are required.
Ability to work independently, meet deadlines and manage multiple projects at once.
Demonstrated experience with social media communications and analytics.
Detail oriented with a high degree of accuracy and thoroughness.
Strong computer skills including the use of Microsoft Office, Adobe products, databases, PowerPoint, Excel, InDesign, PhotoShop and Web/HTML.
Video and photography skills is preferred.
Proficient math skills (basic math principles, computations and interpretation of graphs).
Strong documentation, research and resolution skills.
Strong sense of work ethic including a willingness to work the hours necessary to complete the essential functions of the position.
Ability to interact with employees and members in a professional manner.
Valid driver’s license for travel is required.
Internal Number: KHA_09_03
About Kansas Hospital Association
The Kansasas Hospital Association is a voluntary non-profit organization existing to provide leadership and services to Kansas hospitals. KHA is the lead organization in a group of companies and affiliates that provide a wide array of services to the hospitals of Kansas and the Midwest region.
KHA Vision: An organization of hospitals working together to improve access, quality and the affordability of health care for all Kansans.
KHA Mission: To be the voice and resource for community-based hospitals by meeting member needs for advocacy and service.