Make Lives Better Including Your Own.
The happiness of those we serve is dependent on the happiness of our associates, so you’ll receive competitive compensation and a benefits package with additional perks designed to make you smile. The work you do will be challenging yet rewarding. But you’ll earn more than a paycheck; you can enjoy opportunities to grow your career, as well as ongoing programs catered to your health, financial, mental, and emotional needs. Most of all, we believe you can find purpose, meaning, and the chance to be a part of something bigger than yourself.
Veterans, transitioning active duty military personnel, and military spouses are encouraged to apply.
We believe that in order to best serve our residents and patients, we need to first serve our associates. One way we do that is through our benefits. Our offerings include, but are not limited to:
Full-time and part-time associate benefits:
Full-time associate benefits:
This is an incentive based position, which may include bonuses, incentive, or commission plans.
The Senior Director of Communications leads Brookdale’s Communications Department and is responsible for overseeing the Associate Communications, Executive Communications, Public Relations, Media Relations, Video Production and Crisis Communications functions. Responsible for development and implementation of communication and corporate reputation strategies and processes that support Brookdale’s business goals, positively affecting public perception of the brand. Oversees the planning and development of creative strategies, tactics, activities, technology and materials for the purpose of translating the mission, cornerstones, and strategy of Brookdale into meaningful communications to be used to inform and engage associates, residents, their family members, and prospects. Ensures the organization’s overall mission, culture, strategic objectives, and key messages are communicated accurately, effectively, and consistently to raise the company’s external profile as an industry and thought leader.
This job description represents an overview of the responsibilities for the above referenced position. It is not intended to represent a comprehensive list of responsibilities. An associate should perform all duties as assigned by his/her supervisor.
Education and Experience
Certifications, Licenses, and other Special Requirements
Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) preferred.
Uses independent judgment to establish procedures and overall strategic direction that may affect a community, multiple communities, industry sectors and/or functional disciplines. Solves the most complex problems that require understanding and evaluation of impacts on the organization. Limited standard procedures; incumbent relies upon knowledge and experience, consultation with senior management members, corporate culture, and business goals to make decisions.
Knowledge and Skills
Possesses extensive knowledge of the communications discipline and maintains extensive theoretical business and industry knowledge. Provides overall leadership to the communications team and ability to work with cross-functional leaders to pursue the organization’s objectives. Excellent management skills with the ability to effectively direct the organization's communications operations to ensure image/perception and positioning are reflected consistently and accurately to the market. Possess judgment and capacity to accurately assess complicated situations and ability to navigate ambiguity.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
Brookdale is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.