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Senior Communications Specialist

Baltimore, MD

The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing the highest quality of care in the treatment and prevention of human illness. JHHS is an academically based health system consisting of: The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Johns Hopkins Howard County Medical Center, Suburban Hospital, Sibley Memorial Hospital, The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Health System, Johns Hopkins Community Physicians, The Johns Hopkins Medical Services Corporation and Johns Hopkins Medical Management Corporation. 


What Awaits You?

  • Career growth and development
  • Employee and Dependent Tuition Assistance 
  • Diverse and collaborative working environment
  • Affordable and comprehensive benefits package

Our competitive Benefit Package is designed to support the well-being and financial security of our employees.

You can explore the details of our benefits offering by visiting the following link.

The Senior Communication Specialist leads the development of internal or external communications strategies in alignment with organizational priorities. This position will develop and maintain relationships with internal audiences including executive leadership, clients, faculty, staff, trainees, and students and external audiences including journalists, community stakeholders and consumers, to advance awareness of Johns Hopkins Medicine’s mission, vision and values. Further, the position will provide communications counsel and guidance to internal clients including organizational leadership and stakeholders to help achieve organizational goals. Responsible for coordinating and liaising with other Marketing and Communications specialties to achieve client-specific goals.

This role will lead operational processes and analytical tasks as needed, and coordinates with other Marketing and Communications department colleagues to implement projects and initiatives.

Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Degree in journalism, public relations or related communications fields is preferred. Advanced degree in related field preferred.

Work Experience: Minimum of five years of experience in a communications field, preferably in a healthcare of education setting.

JHM prioritizes the health and well-being of every employee. Come be healthy at Hopkins! 

Important Notices:

Effective January 1st 2022, you must be fully vaccinated with an FDA COVID-19 vaccination and provide proof of your vaccination status as part of your occupational health screening. Exceptions to the COVID-19 vaccination requirement may be granted to individuals for religious beliefs or medical reasons by following the proper protocols. Employees at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, its affiliate locations and Florida State Residents are not required to obtain the COVID-19 vaccine.

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Johns Hopkins Health System remains committed to providing the highest quality care for our patients and our communities. We encourage you to explore our current opportunities. 


Authorization to Work in the United States: Applicants who require sponsorship now or in the future will not be considered for this position. 


Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers. 


We are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for our patients, visitors and staff members. The Johns Hopkins Hospital has a tobacco-free at work policy. Employees must refrain from using any tobacco products during their work shifts — including while at lunch or on breaks, and whether they are on or off campus. 

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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