Communications and Advocacy Manager

Job Overview

Manager of Communications, Policy, and Advocacy for a Community-Based Health Care Organization. Join us in our work to improve access to health care for all! We’re looking for a team member who approaches their work with a sense of humor, a deep curiosity, and an enthusiasm for trying new things. Working as collaborative member of the small but mighty Communications and Government Affairs team, the Manager participates in a wide variety of activities including news and social media, community engagement, advocacy in the policymaking process, and external relations.

Key Responsibilities


Policy, Government Affairs, and Advocacy Responsibilities:

  • Track and interpret policies and key issues, monitor trends and opportunities
  • Participate in the policy-making process through campaigns and coalitions, letter-writing, public comment, and direct outreach to policymakers
  • Participate in and coordinate advocacy activities including building a culture of advocacy

Media Relations and Storytelling Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate media relations activities including: identification of news opportunities and feature story ideas, writing news releases/media advisories, pitching to targeted media, responding to media calls, preparing talking points for interviewees and developing statements in response to media inquiries, and supporting subject matter experts when engaging externally
  • Draft talking points, messaging documents, blog posts, policy papers, website content, agency updates for internal and external audiences, and other written resources

Successful members of our team are proactive, responsive, flexible, and creative, and never lose sight of the details.

In your cover letter please tell us why you’re a great fit for the position

Compensation: $65,000.00-$70,000.00
Type: Salary/ Exempt
Benefits: HealthRIGHT 360 offers a competitive benefits package.
City: San Francisco, CA
Hours/wk: 40

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