Responsible for supporting public health initiatives by providing professional marketing, communications and public relations programs, materials and content; promotes greater awareness, understanding, and support for initiatives designed to improve the overall health of the Jemez Pueblo community.
• Develops print media for Public Health program activities.
• Increase the visibility of grant and program activities.
• Implements a strategic outreach plan
• Devises, edits, and delivers verbal, written, and electronic communications.
• Creates infographics, fact sheets, report templates, and related documents.
• Produces videos that promote and inform the community of Public Health initiatives and mission.
• Facilitates, organizes, plans, and assists with outreach events, conferences, seminars, summits, or other promotional opportunities.
• Ensures communication of Public Health Program mission of promoting health by delivering evidence-based information to community groups.
• Enhances program impact by developing and maintaining media outlets such as intranet, social media, community newsletter, etc.
• Assists with translation of scientific knowledge into effective prevention programs, policy, and practice using messaging strategies that are informed by health behavior theory and public health principles.
• Collaborates with the JHHS and POJ tribal programs to deliver high quality media products.
• Consults with in-house clients to determine client requirements for the creation of brochures, posters, reports, publications, illustrations, etc.
• Plans and develops written and visual materials to meet the client's defined needs using conventional methods, including manual and computer-aided desktop publishing and graphic development techniques
• Contributes to the overall quality of the unit’s service provision by developing and coordinating work teams and by reviewing, recommending and implementing improved policies and procedures.
• Represents the Pueblo with dignity, integrity, and a spirit of cooperation in all relationships with staff and the public.
Education and Experience:
Equivalent to Associate’s degree in graphic design, communications, or a closely related field; AND two (2) years of experience in support of public information or government affairs program activities.
Required Knowledge and Skills
• Principles and methods of developing effective informational and educational materials.
• Evidence based interventions that address the needs of the community.
• Project coordination techniques.
• Principles and practices of social media communication.
• Functions, activities and goals of a public health program.
• Computer applications, including graphics and desktop publishing, related to the work.
• Standard office practices and procedures, including filing and the operation of standard office equipment, record management principles and practices.
• Correct business English, including spelling, grammar and punctuation.
• Techniques for dealing with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, ethnic and cultural backgrounds.
• Coordinating multiple projects and responses.
• Developing and maintaining effective community relations.
• Developing, preparing and editing effective written informational and educational materials.
• Development, deployment and administration of social media materials and initiatives.
• Using initiative and independent judgment within general policy guidelines.
• Adhering to privacy regulations and guidelines.
• Maintaining and directing the maintenance of accurate records and files.
• Making effective oral presentations to large and small groups.
• Contributing effectively to the accomplishment of team or work unit goals, objectives and activities.
• Preparing clear and concise reports, correspondence and other written materials.