APACD Jobs Board

Covered California – Deputy Director, Communications & Media Relations

Are you a senior communications & media relations team leader with a passion to extend high quality health care to all Californians? The Deputy Director, Communications & Media Relations, is the key media and public relations advisor to the Executive Director and senior leadership team, manages Covered California’s public relations agency and serves as the lead organizational spokesperson.  Reporting to the Director of Communications & External Affairs, the Deputy Director leads a team of 19 professionals to guide proactive media relations to general market and ethnic news outlets and channels; develop, maintain and optimize Covered California’s owned media; produce high quality video and print materials, support senior leadership with executive writing; and create a monthly employee newsletter.

If you have at least 10 years of communications experience and 5 years of management responsibility of a team of professionals, and you understand how to blend traditional media relations with cutting edge video, social media, online and owned content, this opportunity may be a great match for you. More here.


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