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Sr. Communication Consultant (Medical/Science Writing)

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Make it yours. At Kaiser Permanente, we realize that it takes more than expert medical care to be one of the nation’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. It takes advanced technologies, state-of-art facilities, and the people to support them. Come impact your future, and the future of care. Join us in Oakland, California.

Sr. Communication Consultant (Medical/Science Writing)

In this role, you will be responsible for providing complex communications consultation, communications planning, implementation, and recommending solutions for large organization initiatives (targeting both internal and external audiences) to meet organizational brand and reputation goals. You will serve as an expert advisor on overall communications strategy to the leadership team of organization initiatives. In addition, you will give a voice to the Kaiser Permanente story internally, develop positive relationships with stakeholders, and protect/enhance the brand image and reputation of the organization as well as exercise judgment within broadly defined policies in developing methods and techniques for obtaining results.


DURATION: Permanent




Qualifications include:
  • At least seven years of experience working in a complex corporate communications environment
  • A bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications, journalism, a related field, or four years of experience in a directly related field with a high school diploma or GED; a master’s degree is preferred
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Experience in planning and implementing complex communications plans and projects for a large complex organization or agency with health care background within the past three years preferred
  • Demonstrated excellence in working effectively with senior leaders and managers in a large organization with the ability to influence their approach to communications
  • Demonstrated excellence in working collaboratively in a team setting
  • Demonstrated results in project management, consulting skills, customer focus, writing and editing skills and strategic thinking
  • Research and measurement experience preferred
  • The ability to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment
  For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 605068.   External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status. This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.   kp.org/careers   KAISER PERMANENTE   Discover what it’s like to be part of an industry-leading organization driving innovative care and technology. Get social with us and see what people are saying!   Glassdoor and LinkedIn: Kaiser Permanente Facebook: Kaiser Permanente Thrive Twitter: @KPCareers YouTube: Kaiser Permanente Careers  



For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 605068.