Communication Specialist

Marshfield, WI
Dec 07, 2012
Jan 06, 2013
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Marshfield Clinic seeks creative, highly organized, highly productive public relations professional with exceptional writing and communication skills. The Communication Services Specialist must flourish in a fast-paced, deadline-driven corporate environment. If you are self-motivated, curious, passionate about communicating effectively and jazzed about being part of a team that’s shaping an evolving internal communications platform, let’s talk. Must have strong writing portfolio, critical thinking skills, solid decision-making ability and proven people skills to develop effective professional relationships.

Responsible for specific aspects of Marshfield Clinic's public relations and internal communications programs, and will assist in all Corporate Communications/PR areas as required. Principal emphasis will be placed on developing, editing and managing content for print and electronic communications for various target audiences of the Marshfield Clinic system.

Qualified applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Communications, Marketing or related field. Minimum 3-5 years of corporate communications, daily news or agency experience with a proven ability to gather data and write content for various media on a timely basis; proven ability to develop strong professsional relationships and work with diverse personalities within a complex health care environment; excellent writing/editing skills; strong interviewing/research skills; and ability to produce copy under deadline. Knowledge of Corporate Communications, design concepts and health care industry helpful. Experience in multiple media, including video, electronic, interactive media, preferred. Proficiency with word processing programs essential.

Marshfield, Wisconsin, a community of 19,500, has a strongfamily-friendly environment. Marshfield is ranked "Best Place to Live in Wisconsin and Eighth Best Place to Live in America" by and offers excellent health care, schools, vitality, connection to cultural mainstream, and a low cost of living all wrapped up in a small-town feel. Marshfield islocated in the middle of the state with easy access to a network of interstate, U.S. and State highways.

Apply online at, reference job# MC121077
Questions, please contact Landen Marschke at

Marshfield Clinic
1000 N Oak Ave.
Marshfield WI  54449

Marshfield Clinic is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer that values diversity. Minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.