Small Team, Big Impact

Chart Your Career with the ABPMR

Here at the ABPMR, we are extremely proud of the work we do. We have a small team of professionals in Rochester, Minnesota, working to provide the best service, products, and support to our diplomates in the interest of the board’s mission to the public.

Open Positions

The American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration. To apply for a position pelase send a cover letter, resume, and completed employment application to

Communications Coordinator

As a member of the ABPMR team, this position is responsible for creating content and implementing ABPMR communications, marketing, and public relations plans under the direction of the Communications Manager.

Essential Functions:

  • Write content for various platforms
  • Proofread various communications, including emails, website content, video scripts, print materials, and displays
  • Create short video content and simple graphics for website and social channels
  • Maintain online News Center posts, social media, and email campaigns
  • Monitor various online platforms, news sources, and industry publications for relevant news
  • Coordinate trade meeting materials
  • Maintain schedule for office and board director updates
  • Assist with volunteer tracking and recognition efforts
  • Provide support preparing materials needed for board meetings
  • Provide backup customer service support on phones and emails when needed
  • Assist with
    • webinar scheduling
    • mass email audience sorting and distribution
    • photography and videography projects
    • survey creation, dissemination, and results analysis


  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
  • Understanding of public relations and marketing
  • Excellent organization and project management skills
  • Self-driven and able to set and execute priorities
  • Excels in collaboration and team-based work
  • Excellent skills in MS Office Suite

Education and Experience:

  • Associate Degree in communication, journalism, English, or related field
  • Three years' experience in content writing or marketing
  • Experience with website and social media content management preferred
  • Experience with simple design and video editing software preferred

Special Requirements:

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds on occasion

Other Duties:

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.