Public Relations Specialist at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/23/2021


Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Killeen, TX
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    Marketing & Communications
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    1 - Day

Job Description


Public Relations Specialist -  AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX  76549

Our team members are nationally recognized for delivering the highest level of care. We offer the latest advances in medicine and provide uncommon compassion as part of our faith-based approach to wellness. Our employees make a difference on a higher level by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. At AdventHealth Central Texas & AdventHealth Rollins Brook, you will receive a competitive salary while experiencing the freedom to deliver the best care for patients’ bodies, minds, and spirits in a way you feel passionate about. There is no better place to make a true impact in the lives of others.

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

  • Located in the heart of Texas, AdventHealth Central Texas and AdventHealth Rollins Brook provide care for the citizens of Bell, Coryell and Lampasas counties.
  • Both AdventHealth Central Texas and AdventHealth Rollins Brook are committed to reinvesting in the community by offering the services, technologies and facilities to set the standard with the continually changing healthcare industry.
  • As a member of our team of more than 1,000 employees you will enjoy competitive salaries, exceptional benefits and opportunities for growth while working in an environment that is centered around our mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

Normal working hours are 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. Flexibility in scheduling due to varied work duties. May be required to work additional hours, weekends and holidays. Some work required outside of the hospital.

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor’s or advanced degree from an accredited institution with major in Public Relations, Journalism or Marketing/Communications required
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in public relations and marketing required
  • Healthcare experience preferred

Job Summary:

The PR Specialist position requires the ability to think critically, multi-task, work with many varied people groups, handle media relations, writing and communicating in an expert manner, event planning and social media expertise.


You Will Be Responsible For:

Media Relations

  • Handles all media relations for AdventHealth
  • Build and foster relationships with local media
  • Write, edit, distribute press releases, media alerts, public service announcements, social media posts and video scripts
  • Pitch story ideas to multiple media outlets
  • Plan and execute all media events including press conferences, interviews, press announcements, press briefings, tours, etc.
  • Write copy for all advertising, marketing, website, blogs, grants and social media posts
  • Write all speeches, community letters and updates as needed

Serve as Web Coordinator

  • Develop, maintain and update web content for both and AdventHealth Connect
  • Upload photographs, testimonials, videos, etc.
  • Work with AdventHealth Corporate on key changes

Serve as Social Media Coordinator

  • Develop messaging plan that complements messaging in marketing campaigns
  • Engage in and communicate with support community
  • Inform online community of upcoming system events, awards, news, updates, etc.
  • Post photos and videos on a regular basis
  • Respond to questions, comments and reviews posted on social media

Coordinate Various projects as needed

  • Develop and publish quarterly newsletters for external and internal audiences
  • Be an active member in at least one community organization
  • Manage outside vendors as needed to complete various projects

Any other duties as needed

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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