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Monday, October 03, 2016

Mayo Clinic - Communications Associate

A Life-Changing Career

Responsibilities: The Communications Associate will assist in developing, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating communications strategies to advance Mayo Clinic’s mission and strategic plan. Responsible for tactical execution of communications, media relations, social media, digital, news and/or staff engagement communications activities. Assigned to a variety of projects and works with experts, leaders and professionals across Mayo Clinic. Contributes as an active team member who openly shares information and coordinates with others to plan, advance, implement, and improve communications strategies. Demonstrates strong writing, editing, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Develops and supports positive relationships with staff across Mayo Clinic. Assesses opportunities for improvement and demonstrates willingness and ability to adapt to change. Belief in Mayo mission and strong ethical conduct is essential.


Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in a related field, which may include liberal arts, business, communications, marketing, healthcare, or similar field. Broad-based knowledge of communications strategies.

Additional Qualifications: Requires strong writing, editing, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Must be able to work effectively in a consensus-style and collaborative environment that expects and promotes teamwork. Must be comfortable in a fast-paced, changing environment. Must possess the ability to inspire trust and confidence, and maintain a high degree of professionalism and confidentiality. Must possess high personal motivation supporting a strong work ethic, flexibility, and creativity. Has a positive influence on others. Position requires occasional travel and the flexibility to work weekends and evenings as necessary.

Benefit Eligible: No
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $23.19 per hour.
Hours/Pay Period: Approx. 40-60 hours per pay period; approx. 20-30 hours per week (average); no weekends forecasted.

Recruiter: Karissa Wirt

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.


Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


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