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Program Manager – Government Relations – Orlando in Orlando, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    5/15/2019
  • Job ID:
    280955
  • Job Family
    Other Non-Clinical Professional
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Orlando

Job Description



Program Manager – Government Relations – Orlando

AdventHealth Orlando seeks to hire a Program Manager who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.



Department Profile:

Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.



Work Hours/Shifts:

M-F, 8a – 5p



Job Summary:

The Program Manager - Government Relations is responsible for planning, supporting, and implementing Government Relations efforts for AdventHealth, the Central Florida Division of AdventHealth and AdventHealth Corporate offices. Responsible for developing positive relationships with external and internal stakeholders and understanding key public policy issues in collaboration with all levels of the Hospital system. Adheres to AdventHealth policies and procedures. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Strong communication, organizational and writing skills
  • Strong interpersonal stills and ability to build relationships with government leaders, staff and community influencers
  • Well organized and detail oriented, able to work independently and prioritize
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Well connected with existing government and public sector leaders and understands local, state and federal government entities and processes
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Strong strategic outlook related to local, state and federal government relations as it relates to the ability to identify and develop sound public policy to enhance or protect current business climate
  • Proficiency in all MS Office applications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Public Policy, Political Science or related field
  • Five years of experience in, Government, Policy Development, Community, or Public Relations
  • Master’s Degree in related field (Preferred)
  • Prior experience in healthcare policy and government relations (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • N/A


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

  • Responsible for being knowledgeable of health care public policy, regulatory and industry positions as defined by AdventHealth leadership.
  • Understands and articulates complicated national, state, and local policy issues to internal and external Leadership audiences. Works with AH Corporate Government Relations team to monitor and analyze state legislative policy issues in order to update internal clients on potential operational or policy changes. Tracks all local and state trends in assigned areas which could have an impact on business climate.
  • Works closely with internal leaders and various lines of business to identify potential advocacy opportunities to enhance AdventHealth strategic imperatives. .
  • Actively participates in the planning, preparing, implementing and tracking of the annual AdventHealth AdventHealth (FH) State Advocacy Plans under the direction of the Government Relations Director and in partnership with AdventHealth Corporate offices.
  • Develops and implements unique AdventHealth and Central Florida Division Campus local advocacy plans and under the supervision of the Government Relations Director.
  • Works with AdventHealth Campus CEO’s to define and articulate local and state policy issues and partners with internal teams (marketing/community impact/communications) to build proactive strategy around relationship/reputation enhancement with external audiences.
  • Leads on building relationships with local jurisdictions (City/County) to build a favorable outlook for AdventHealth. Monitors commission meetings as well as Legislative delegation meetings and activities as assigned. Regularly communicates progress and new issues affecting state and local Advocacy Agendas to AdventHealth leadership through written reports and/or presentations. Acts as a liaison between AdventHealth Central Florida division, local elected officials, and state policymakers.
  • Maintains high visibility for AdventHealth FH at government, business, and community events. Serves on community/government boards and assumes leadership role as appropriate and in conjunction with the Public Affairs strategy. Leads in developing hospital campus engagement strategy with local chambers and business associations. Identifies opportunities and develops plans to enhance corporate reputation with key stakeholders.
  • Actively participates in policy forums, Government Relations department activities, development and implementation of the annual Government Relations department plan and deliverables, departmental meetings, leads out on projects as assigned, and tracks and reports outreach activities as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department through limited supervision.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Program Manager opportunity with AdventHealth Orlando and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Program Manager, Government Relations, Orlando



Position Location:  Orlando
Job:  Other Non-Clinical Professional
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Bachelor's Degree
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  May 15, 2019, 1:46:13 PM

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