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Marketing Communications Specialist II

  • Job ID: 116101432
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Marketing
  • Department: Regional Marketing
  • Location: 12400 Willowbrook Rd, Cumberland MD 21502
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $21.31 to $36.89 / hour


The Clinical Marketing Communication Specialist II based in Cumberland, Maryland, will develop and implement marketing and advertising strategies for external audiences in support of UPMC Health System's mission.


  • Manage the development and production of marketing communications projects for UPMC programs, including advertising, print collateral, videos, and digital content.
  • Independently plan, research, and write copy that is creative, well organized, concise, and stylistically appropriate to the audience and purpose, while following department style rules.
  • Assist Clinical Marketing Directors/Managers/Communications Specialists in the planning, development, launch, and evaluation of promotional and marketing programs to increase patient volume and support UPMC’s business objectives.
  • Coordinate the work of contributing marketing staff and freelancers including editing and proofreading their copy. Take responsibility for approvals and accuracy of information communicated.
  • Demonstrate service-oriented behavior in interactions with clients and co-workers.
  • Manage multiple projects of increased complexity, sensitivity, or importance to the organization, or edit major publication.
  • Must adhere and implement brand standards across all marketing projects.
  • Serve as marketing liaison to hospital management staff and medical staff of clinical and nonclinical programs, providing consultation and strategic communications planning where appropriate.
  • Provide marketing support to UPMC departments as needed.
  • Monitor budget and manage distribution and delivery of projects. Complete projects on time and within budget.


  • Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, communications, health sciences, or a related field required.
  • Minimum of one year of experience in a marketing communications position or related field.
  • Must have knowledge of traditional and digital marketing best practices, excellent communication, multitasking, organizational, research/interviewing, writing, grammar, and interpersonal skills.

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