St. Mary's Good Samaritan System Manager Marketing Recruitment in St. Louis, Missouri


Role Purpose:

This System Recruitment Marketing Manager works with the system and regional HR and Marketing & Communication teams to develop and implement recruitment marketing plans and initiatives in support of system and regional recruitment plans. This includes advertising (traditional and digital), direct marketing campaigns to generate prospects and event materials for key recruitment events across the system. This manager also serves as liaison with human resource personnel in order to ensure recruitment marketing is aligned with recruitment goals.


  • Identifies key marketing focus areas in relation to recruitment goals across the system

  • Develops and implements system wide recruitment marketing plans to meet awareness and recruitment goals

  • Works with human resources to build alignment and develop market objectives

  • Serves as liaison and primary communication link between recruitment and marketing and communications

  • Develops and implements marketing plans for recruitment across the system

  • Manages the recruitment marketing budgets, ensuring adherence to budgetary restraints while optimizing impact

  • Oversees the creation of public-facing materials in conjunction with the Creative and Digital Services

  • Oversee direct marketing campaigns, leading efforts to generate prospects and deliver on ROI

  • Maintains integrity and consistency of organization brand standards and corporate voice relating to external promotion

  • Develops and deploys market research to ensure voice-of-applicant in key decisions as needed

  • Keeps abreast of competitive organizations’ informational materials and media promotions

  • Devises appropriate promotional events in support of recruitment and event support including collateral etc.

  • Provides insight and direction for market advertising and awareness campaigns

  • Coordinates with PR staff to ensure proper alignment between marketing and PR strategy, including social media (E.g. Glassdoor, etc.)

  • Tracks marketing campaign initiatives for effectiveness and impact, continuously improving processes and output

  • Provides consultation to regional and system leaders as requested

  • Coordinates multiple inputs from key stakeholders and maintains consistent lines of communication to ensure seamless flow of information

  • Tracks recruitment trends, ensuring best practices are adopted and implemented by SSM Health when appropriate

  • Works effectively as a team member in a dynamic executive environment where collegiality and sharing responsibility is required and highly valued within a matrix organization. Promotes teamwork within and across the system by maintaining positive and productive intra-entity and intradepartmental relationships and utilizing effective problem solving skills.

  • Adheres to the SSM Health Standards of Ethical Conduct, displaying, as applicable, ethical behavior in the areas of business ethics, legal compliance, confidentiality, conflicts of interest, vendor relationships and the reporting of questionable activities.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Strong understanding of direct and event marketing

  • Six to eight years marketing experience,

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications and/or related field required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in modern recruitment marketing strategies preferred

About SSM Health - System Office:

SSM Health is one of the largest Catholic health systems in the country and is dedicated to quality and compassionate care for anyone in need, regardless of ability to pay. Based in St. Louis, where its System Office is located, SSM Health operates 20 hospitals in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma. We provide care in various settings: outpatient sites, physician offices, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance plan, hospitals, nursing homes, home care, hospice, telehealth and a technology company. _Our Mission: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God. _


Organization: SSM Health - System Office

Primary Location: Missouri-St. Louis-SSM Health - System Office - 10101 Woodfield

Job: Marketing, Communications, Strategy, Sales

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: 16016562