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The Associate Director of Public Relations at the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University manages and implements public relations communications to increase awareness, visibility and positive perceptions of Winship, enhances and protects its brand reputation, informs and engages its stakeholders, promotes its programs and expertise, and advances its lifesaving mission. This role is responsible for helping position Winship as a go-to resource for cancer research, care and education and helping establish Winship experts as thought leaders. The Associate Director works proactively and reactively to lead media relations, manage reputation issues, develop internal and external messaging, and contribute to the production of a variety of multimedia, multichannel content. Reporting to and collaborating with Winship's Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, the Associate Director of Public Relations develops and executes strategic communications plans for public affairs, media relations and crisis management for the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University. This role also partners with Winship marketing and communications colleagues to integrate public relations, marketing and communications.
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