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SDAHO Seeks Manager, Communications & Education

The South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations (SDAHO) seeks a Manager, Communications and Education in the Sioux Falls, SD office. The position, reporting to the Vice President, Post-Acute Care, is responsible for managing the association’s communications program and education services. This position will coordinate the development and implementation of communications materials and education activities to support the Association’s mission and initiatives. The Manager will manage all external communications for the Association and provide support upon request to its affiliates as well as participate as a key team member with education planning and implementation. The Manager will interface with members and the association’s national partners.

Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, communications, advertising, journalism, education, instructional design, digital marketing or other applicable area and at least 3 years of experience in organizational communications, conference education planning, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with writing newsletters, press releases, and other communications is essential. Familiarity with website content management, web-based/Internet technology and social media is desirable. Experience with graphic design and visual communication is desired but not required. Prior experience with non-profit entities and health care is helpful.

To perform the job successfully, applicants should be able to demonstrate the ability to work in a team environment, to effectively communicate orally and in writing, be a self-starter with a desire for ongoing learning, and be responsive to a fast-paced environment given the evolving changes in health care.

Competitive salary/benefit package. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and three samples of writing to: Jen Porter, Vice President, Post-Acute Care, SDAHO, 3708 W Brooks Pl, Sioux Falls, SD 57106. E-mail: jen.porter@sdaho.org. Applications that do not include all components will not be considered. Applications will be considered until position is filled.