Job Description

Work Status Details: REGULAR FULL TIME | 80.00 Hours Every Two Weeks
Pay Rate Type: Annual Salary

Listed is the base hiring salary range offered for this position. Actual salaries may vary depending on factors, including but not limited to skills and experience. The salary range listed is just one component of the total rewards/compensation package offered to candidates.
Min = $99,834.476
Mid = $129,784.819

Bring your skills to one of the sunniest places on earth - Yuma, AZ!

The Director of Public Relations and Communications is responsible for the development of strategic external and internal communications including public and media relations, corporate communications, crisis communications, social media, content development and events. Oversees and manages related agency partners.

Accountable for human resource management, financial management, and quality management for department and programs within incumbent’s responsibility in support of the mission, vision and strategic objectives of YRMC.

Key Skills:

· Exceptional written, verbal and judgement skills

· Experience leading and motivating a diverse team through articulate, clear communications to ensure streamlined execution

· Proficient in Microsoft applications and social media platforms.

· Must maintain pro-active approach with measurable and strategic plans.

· Ability to remain flexible and responsive when faced with multiple urgent requests.

    · Proven experience in building relationships with a broad range of leaders, stakeholders and influencers.

    Education Required:

      · Bachelor's degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism or related field. Master’s degree preferred.

      Experience Required:

        · 7 years of public relations and communications experience, preferably in a fast paced, complex environment. Healthcare leadership experience preferred.

        Why Yuma Regional Medical Center?

        Yuma Regional Medical Center (YRMC) is located in Yuma, AZ. Our purpose is building a healthier tomorrow. We strive by putting patients first as they are the center of every decision and action we take. YRMC is rooted in the community by living and breathing the dynamic nature of our region. Being committed to progress by constantly and consistently advancing healthcare, creating meaningful experiences and improving the lives of everyone around us.

        Our Values

        Bring Kindness | Achieve Together | Aspire For Better | Do The Right Thing | Lead With Optimism |

        About Yuma, AZ

        Named by the Guinness World Records as the Sunniest City on Earth with winters averaging temperatures of 70 degrees, sunny days and cooler nights.

        Yuma, Arizona is a place to explore the great outdoors with hiking, jet skiing, boating and off-roading. Don’t forget to soak up the sun at the great Colorado River or one of Yuma’s many lakes.

        Yuma is centrally located in Southwest Arizona, within a short drive to many popular attractions and destinations.

        Physical Requirements and working conditions for this position will be provided to you up on interview. 

        Application Instructions

        Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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