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Appriss, Inc. Senior Manager of Communications Public Affairs in Detroit, Michigan

The senior manager is responsible for managing Appriss Health public relations, communications and public affairs strategy across all solutions and segments with the goal of developing and implementing comprehensive communications strategies. A focus on ensuring strategic communications across lines of businesses will be a key requirement for this role in addition to the management of external PR/marketing agencies.In this role, you will be responsible for the management of Appriss Health's executive speaking engagements, including drafting remarks, talking points and employee engagement activities.The position requires excellent written and verbal communications, including leading the development of the annual Appriss Health report. Managing and supporting the development of content on social media channels as well as internal and external websites are also core areas of responsibility. This role has no direct reports.bKey Responsibilities/bulliMeet established KPIs and report effectiveness to ELT/liliSupport management of the company brand/liliManage and support company website content/liliLead and coordinate public affairs strategy and company messaging in partnership with SVP Public Affairs, SVP, Business Development, and external communications agency. Work with lobbyists on execution as needed./liliSpeak to legislators and other professional communications personnel promulgating the Appriss Health brand/liliSupport grant funding research and requests for proposals/liliWrite and edit long and short form communications for the business unit. Collaborate with product marketing colleagues for product messaging and materials/liliSupport social media strategy. Coordinate with peers responsible for product marketing/liliManage communication strategy with external association and vendor relationships in partnership with other executive leaders./liliOwn Thought Leadership strategy with data science team, including supporting delivery of webinars/liliResponsible for leading speaker content and presentation development for all major customer conferences and/or events/li/ulbQualifications/bulliA minimum of 10 years communications experience in strategic communications, including media relations, advertising, employee communications, executive communications and integrated communications/liliBachelor's degree in communications, political science or marketing required./liliProven experience in strategy brand managing multiple product brands within a corporate brand/liliDemonstrated experience in public affairs working with state and federal agencies in healthcare highly preferred/liliThe candidate must be a motivated self-starter with broad communications experience/liliMust be able to effectively interact with all levels of the organization including counseling senior executives/liliAbility to cultivate and maintain a close working relationship with program leaders, as well as with Corporate Communications teams/liliAbility to manage multiple activities and work well under deadline pressures/liliA strategic thinker with excellent writing, communication and presentation skills/li/ulbHelpful / Preferred/bulliPrior experience in healthcare IT/li/ulbTravel/bulliSome travel may be involved for both training and customer facing issues, events or meetings./li/ulbPhysical and Mental Requirements/bJob is physically comfortable; individual has discre