Community Outreach Marketing Specialist - Rhode Island (field-based)
January 6, 2018
Warwick, Rhode Island
You never thought your career could help millions of lives. Well, here you can. As a Community Outreach Marketing Specialist, you'll utilize innovative strategies and programs to ensure access to health care coverage for the underserved and impact millions of lives. You'll use your energetic, empathetic approach to marketing and add value to our team. Through community marketing and outreach efforts, you will have direct impact on membership growth and retention. You'll use your creativity, strategic lens and outspoken attitude to be part of an elite team to rewrite the history of UnitedHealth Group. Join us and start doing your life's best work.Working under minimal supervision and collectively with the Medicare sales department, this Community Outreach Marketing Specialist is responsible for working in targeted communities to increase enrollment for the Medicare Dual Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs). Specifically, this position is responsible for developing sites and securing organizations for community-based sales and marketing activities that provide membership growth opportunity. This position will also interface with other members of the of the Business Development department to increase marketing synergy and drive overall membership growth. This is a field-based position, with expected travel of approximately 75% throughout the state of Rhode Island (no overnight travel). Expectation is for the first 4-5 weeks to be working in our Warwick office. Strong preference for current Rhode Island Life & Health Insurance Producers License (or must be willing to attain licensure within first 4-5 weeks of employment). If you are located in Rhode Island or border states of Massachusetts or Connecticut, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities: Investigate, identify, initiate and respond to opportunities to create or participate in marketing activities that lead to membership growth Assist with planning, implementing and coordinating both sales and non - sales events for all assigned products Reports and tracks various sales event effectivenessAssists with designing and measuring overall sales event strategy Provide input, support and feedback on promotional opportunities, benefits, and other issues Prepare preliminary budget recommendations for each approved eventProperly set up and complete payment process for community eventsEnsure all events are properly filed with appropriate regulatory agencies through the established UHC process Identify, develop and maintain strong relationships with key community partnersServe as an ambassador for United Healthcare Plans, prioritizes, organizes and completes work to meet established objectivesPerforms other duties as required
Required Qualifications:High School Diploma or GED 2+ years of marketing or community outreach field experienceIntermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office including Outlook (manage email), Word (create and edit documents), Excel (input data), PowerPoint (create and edit presentations) Access to reliable transportation to travel to client and / or patient sites within Rhode IslandAbility to travel locally up to 75% of the time (no overnights)Ability to work evenings and weekends when requiredAbility to work in our Warwick, RI office during the initial 4 - 5 weeks of employmentMust currently hold or be able to attain a Rhode Island Life & Health Insurance Producers License within first 4-5 weeks of employmentPreferred Qualifications: Medicare and / or Medicaid enrollment experience Demonstrated knowledge of CMS marketing rules and regulations Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish is a plusCareers at UnitedHealthcare Community & State. Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. We serve the health care needs of low income adults and children with debilitating illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and high-risk pregnancy. Our holistic, outcomes-based approach considers social, behavioral, economic, physical and environmental factors. Join us. Work with proactive health care, community and government partners to heal health care and create positive change for those who need it most. This is the place to do your life's best work.SM *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy 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. Job Keywords: marketing, sales, Medicare, Medicaid, insurance, outreach, health, healthcare, Warwick, RI, Providence, RI, Rhode Island, Massachusetts
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.