Employment opportunities at PNHP

Position: Communications Specialist

Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP), a national nonprofit organization based in Chicago, seeks a communications specialist to support national office staff and membership with all aspects of communications strategy. Salary and benefits commensurate with qualifications. Send cover letter and resume to

Job duties

  • Create, curate, and manage content across PNHP’s growing social media accounts
  • Develop, build and maintain websites for national organization and state chapters
  • Update website daily using a CMS (Drupal)
  • Format, query and send all national membership communications through a CRM (SalsaLabs)
  • Write membership communications, including but not limited to fundraising emails
  • Maintain and update online membership database
  • Layout and design infographics, newsletters, handouts, and promotional materials
  • Maintain and backup web and e-mail hosting server used by national and state chapters
  • Oversee redesign of PNHP website
  • Other tasks as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 1-3 years of experience in communications, digital marketing, political campaigns, or a related field
  • Strong multi-tasking and inter-personal skills
  • Experience using HTML email templates within a CRM – e.g. Salesforce, SalsaLabs, or Raiser’s Edge
  • Experience with Drupal and WordPress content management systems or equivalent
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Commitment to social justice and not-for-profit single-payer national health insurance
  • HTML/CSS skills preferred
  • Experience managing a website redesign a plus
  • Experience working with physicians and students a plus