Title: Senior Engagement Coordinator
Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Summary of Position
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) is seeking an enthusiastic, proactive, and dedicated professional to join the Engagement and Policy Unit within the Office of Local and Regional Health (OLRH). The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, adept at managing competing priorities, and be highly proficient in all Microsoft Office applications. Experience working with the Zoom video conferencing platform is preferred.
This position will support the Assistant Director of Stakeholder Engagement and Policy in overseeing and monitoring the dissemination of communication materials focused to keep local public health informed. Under the direction of the Assistant Director, the Coordinator will support the strategic direction of OLRH communications, ensuring integration of racial and health equity into all facets of the work. This includes: OLRH webpages on the DPH website, electronic newsletters, webinars in collaboration with internal and external local public health partners, and public health advisories. The Coordinator will collaborate with staff across all OLRH units to compile local public health stories and share them with internal and external partners through various communications platforms (i.e. newsletters, documents, and webinars).
The Office of Local and Regional Health acknowledges the history of structural racism and its impact on health. We are committed to improving the quality of life for all Commonwealth residents while eliminating inequities that impact the lives of communities of color who are disproportionately affected by conditions leading to poor health outcomes. The Public Health Informatics Specialist will be part of the Office’s vision of implementing strategies that ensure the Office’s work, policies and programs are inclusive and equitable for all.
Our ideal candidate has:
- A passion for communications,
- at least 4 years of experience in project management; and
- a deep understanding of racial and health equity.
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