Summary: As part of a dynamic team, the Temporary Marketing Assistant will assist Marketing Specialists on branding and marketing initiatives in support Cook Children's. This position will help research and develop communications strategies and marketing plans designed to meet goals of physician practices and service lines. Must be able to adhere to assigned deadlines and oversee projects from concept to completion. He/she must have great communication skills and a clear understanding of the importance of brand to integrate key messaging into all materials.
The individual requires strong project planning and project management skills, to work with a cross-functional group of graphic designers, Web team, internal communications team, public relations team, business development team and vendors. Individual will be required to research and present competitive analysis and industry trends. He or she will be involved in implementing campaigns within established production timelines and budgets to achieve system goals. Must be a diplomatic problem solver, provide exceptional customer service and demonstrate a great attention to detail. He or she must be able to multitask and approach projects strategically. Must have the confidence and aptitude to work independently, yet also be a quick-learning team player.
This person must have a can-do, positive approach and should be professional, extremely organized and diplomatic. He or she will be responsible for many aspects of creative pieces including: copy writing, editing, basic InDesign and Adobe Illustrator changes, photo selection, vendor communication, project budget management and product delivery. The Temporary Marketing Specialist reports to the Director of Marketing.
Bachelor's degree required in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Business, Liberal Arts or related field.
Three to five years in marketing and communications environment with hands-on experience.
Professional experience in a health care environment strongly desired.
Ability to handle multiple projects at one time and meet demanding deadlines.
Must be an excellent writer/communicator, diplomatic and able to manage a heavy workload and a variety of jobs.
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children's Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 6...0 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children's has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child's life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.Companies – Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's is a not-for-profit organization that is comprised of eight nationally recognized companies.Community Health Outreach – Cook Children's Community Health Outreach works together with over 150 partner organizations to improve the safety and health of at-risk children through education, disease and injury prevention and support.Clinical Research – Cook Children's is home to a skilled team of research-minded physicians, nurses and health care professionals and administrators who drive our commitment to excellent clinical care and the search for medical advances.Public Relations – Cook Children's Public Relations works with national and local media outlets, produces Cook Children's publications, coordinates special events and helps develop key relationships within the community.Contractor & Vendor Information – Cook Children's contractors and vendors must ensure their employees are knowledgeable about working with our organization.Sponsorship guidelines – Cook Children's sponsors a select number of events that are strongly aligned with its promise to improve the health of every child in the region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.