Community Outreach Coordinator (Erie County) 9/13/2016
Visiting Nurse Service Of New York
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY OVERVIEW:
Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation s largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive array of home- and community-based programs, including health plans, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Each day, more than 18,000 VNSNY employees including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, dieticians, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Identifies, plans, coordinates, and implements marketing events in the community. Directly supervises marketing events and works closely with market development and sales staff. Builds and maintains relationships with community based organizations, local leaders and other external entities; educates these external entities regarding VNSNY lines of business and identify opportunities to promote VNSNY services and programs in targeted populations and areas. Works under general supervision.
Education: Associate's degree in Business, Marketing, Communications or the equivalent work experience required.
Experience: Minimum of three years experience in marketing, sales, public relations, community relations, fund-raising, or other relevant experience required. Experience in health care setting preferred. Excellent written and oral communication, presentation and organizational skills required. Must be self-directed and able to work independently. Bilingual skills preferred.
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