Communications Specialist



Reports To

Editorial Manager


The Communications Specialist reports to the Editorial Manager and is responsible for providing writing and editorial assistance for Association programs, campaigns, initiatives and publications.

  • Strong written communication skills, knowledge of AP style
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Ability to work independently but collaboratively
  • Experience in healthcare editorial and public relations activities helpful
  • Word processing, spreadsheet and related computer application knowledge
  • Three to five years of related professional experience
  • College degree in journalism, communications, public relations or related field
Key Accountabilities
  • Write and edit magazine, email, press release and marketing copy for Association and affiliated organization programs, campaigns, events, initiatives and publications – ensuring message and style match the AAOMS brand policies and are consistent with the AAOMS strategic plan.
  • Disseminate materials through all available channels to trade and general media.
  • Recruit and facilitate trade and general media attendance at and/or coverage of AAOMS Annual Meeting and Dental Implant Conference.
  • Perform other similar or related duties as requested or assigned by the Editorial Manager.