Position Description:This isn't packaged goods. It's a bigger challenge than that. Here you're making a difference in people's lives, starting with your own. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)We are looking for an enthusiastic Communications Specialist to manage our external and internal communications. You will promote a positive public image and control the dissemination of information on our company's behalf.Phenomenal communication and copy writing skills make a strong communications specialist. Experience in corporate communications and project management are important qualities too. Your enthusiasm and positive attitude will help you gain the trust of colleagues and external parties alike.Primary Responsibilities Develop effective corporate communication strategiesManage internal communications (memos, newsletters etc.)Draft content for mass media or company websiteOrganize initiatives and plan eventsFoster relationships with advocates and key personsCollaborate with marketing professionals to produce copy for advertisements or articlesFacilitate the resolution of disputes with the public or external vendorsAssist in communication of strategies or messages from senior leadershipPromote our products and services during eventsCoordinate the design of promotional material and distributing in online and offline channelsAdvertise our team's products / services on various mediaPlan and conduct interviews for pod casts from Learning Professionals, clients, trainers, learners, etc.Produce articles and blogs for our website (the HUB), SharePoint and / or LMSCraft and send regular newsletters with training updatesJoin social media groups and professional platforms to discuss industry - related topicsMonitor corporate website and social media pages and address clients' queriesNetwork with industry experts and potential clients to drive brand awarenessGather customer feedback to for metrics reports
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree (or higher) OR High School Diploma / GED with 5+ years of marketing or communications experienceProficiency in MS Excel, MS Word, MS OutlookIntermediate proficiency in MS PowerPoint with the ability to create presentations with animations, slide transitions, etc.Advanced proficiency in MS Publishing with the ability to create documents and add / manipulate elements within those documents and well as transition these into multiple formatsExperience working with Adobe Acrobat3+ years of communications, public relations, or marketing experience2+ years of professional writing and editing experiencePreferred Qualification:Experience with MS OneNote or SharepointExperience in web design and content production is a plus Solid understanding of project management principlesWorking knowledge of photo and video-editing softwareDemonstrated ability to clarify, manage and prioritize several deliverables.Soft Skills:Excellent presentation skillsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsOutstanding organizational and planning abilitiesCareers with OptumInsight. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the Healthcare industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SM Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, Training Design Marketing and Communications Specialist, Eden Prairie, MN, Phoenix, AZ, MS Office, MS Publishing, communications, public relations, marketing, copywriting, editing, Optum 360, O360
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.