Job Posting for CommunicateHealth: Social Media Communication Associate

Title: Social Media Communication Associate 

Organization: CommunicateHealth

Brief Summary of Position:

CommunicateHealth is looking for a motivated self-starter with excellent organizational skills and a strong interest in health communication. You believe in the power of using social media — and want to use that power for good, like starting conversations about important health issues. Your perfectionist’s eye for detail applies whether you’re crafting a tweet, combing through social media analytics, or capturing meeting notes. You are comfortable holding all the pieces of a project and can follow up on action items with colleagues to see tasks through to completion. In addition, you:

  • Can manage multiple social media accounts across platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram — and use analytics as a tool to improve strategy
  • Have strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills — and can perform social media, email marketing, and other writing assignments with little supervision
  • Are an effective verbal communicator, both in person and by telephone
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, and flexible work environment and can work on multiple time-sensitive projects with ease

Duties and Responsibilities:

As a Communication Associate (Social Media), you will work with the Social Media Manager to provide support for health communication, content development, website maintenance, and formative research projects. Tasks may include:

  • Crafting engaging content for client and internal social media accounts
  • Working with our design team to develop visually compelling graphics for social media
  • Helping to maintain multiple client and internal social media accounts, including scheduling content, monitoring engagements, and analyzing metrics
  • Providing support for related research projects, such as scheduling research participants and taking notes

Coordinate day-to-day activities of projects. Tasks may include:

  • Supporting multi-disciplinary teams of writers, designers, researchers, and web developers
  • Scheduling client and team meetings
  • Drafting meeting agendas and taking meeting notes
  • Maintaining project schedules and timelines

Support internal CH work. Tasks may include:

  • Helping with administrative tasks around the office, as needed
  • Interfacing professionally with high-level clients from federal agencies and private organizations
  • Developing marketing and outreach materials for CH’s public health stock photo marketplace, Picture Public Health
  • Coordinating internal marketing and outreach activities via LinkedIn


  • You hold a Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as communication, public health, English, or the social sciences
  • You have at least 1-2 years of professional experience managing a variety of social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram


  • You have experience using social media management and analytics tools (e.g., Hootsuite, Sprout Social)
  • You have experience with analyzing social media metrics to inform social media strategy
  • You have experience with project coordination, including developing and managing schedules and timelines
  • You have experience in office administration tasks in a busy environment with a mix of remote and on-site staff
  • You have experience with health communication and/or formative research projects
  • You have experience in website content maintenance, including basic HTML and content management systems such as Drupal
  • You are familiar with Mac’s operating system and software
  • You have demonstrated familiarity with health literacy principles

To Apply: 

Please send cover letter and resume to by May 25, 2018.

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