Covid-19 Response Posting - Front Line Staff/Entry Level
As a Health Communication Specialist, you will serve as a content expert and advisor for the development, implementation, and evaluation of communication and marketing plans and strategies used to inform stakeholders about the Bureau's programs, policies, and related health issues.
The major duties and responsibilities include:
Contributing to the management and oversight of state, regional, or national public health communications and marketing projects and campaigns.
Planning, applying, and evaluating various communication science and marketing techniques to achieve optimal program results and promote positive health outcomes.
Providing advice, technical assistance and leadership in planning and developing communication and marketing priorities, campaigns; strategies, and practices for effective communication and marketing directed toward professional and lay audiences, including underserved populations and populations at risk for poor outcomes.
Developing messages and materials that are valid and consistent with health program objectives and are based on communications and marketing theory and principles, as well as audience research, including concept, message, and web-usability testing.
Conducting and managing audience research and program evaluation activities for health communication and marketing, including researching formative, process, and impact evaluation and qualitative and quantitative methods.
Analyzing the current context or situation (including Web analysis) to identify gaps in knowledge about audiences, collect feedback from consumer/audiences; monitors channel use, such as website and public system inquiry systems, as well as the use of communication materials and media coverage.
Please refer to announcement posted on the USAJobs website for detailed information about qualifications for this position
Job Announcement open and closing dates: 04/28/2021 to 05/12/2021
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: HRSA-HAB-21-DE-11097087
About HRSA, HIV/AIDS BUREAU
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary federal agency for improving health care to people who are geographically isolated, economically or medically vulnerable.
HRSA programs help those in need of high quality primary health care, people with HIV/AIDS, pregnant women, and mothers. HRSA also supports the training of health professionals, the distribution of providers to areas where they are needed most and improvements in health care delivery.
The HIV/AIDS Bureau administers the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, which provides a comprehensive system of care for people living with HIV. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than half a million people each year.