Associate Director of Communications - Minnetonka, MN
United Health Group posted over 4 years ago
FullTime | Minnetonka, MN
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) Positions in this function design and coordinate company communications, including internal and/or external communications. Responsible for maintaining policies and procedures and monitoring company media, which may include company websites. May manage public relations activities, including public information and shareholder information services. - Provides leadership to and is accountable for the performance of managers and/or senior level professional staff.- Impact of work is most often at the operational or local business unit or market level. Primary Responsibilities: Ability to adapt communication to vastly different audiences Ability to connect and motivate sales leaders in both written and verbal communications Strong sense of urgency to meet deadlines Collaborate with business partners to aid them in clearly communicating business needs and processes to our sales teams Requirements To be considered for this position, applicants need to meet the qualifications listed in this posting. Required Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism or Public Relations 7+ years of professional writing and editing experience 7+ years of experience with intranets and social media (i.e., blogs, pod casting, etc.) 7+ years experience with the full suite of Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint 7+ years demonstrated success in translating complex information into layman's terms 7+ years experience coordinating several key stakeholders for communications materials 7+ years experience developing and implementing strategic and tactical plans for internal communications initiatives Careers at UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement. The Boomer generation is the fastest growing market segment in health care. And we are the largest business in the nation dedicated to serving their unique health and well-being needs. Up for the challenge of a lifetime? Join a team of the best and the brightest to find bold new ways to proactively improve the health and quality of life of these 9 million customers. You'll find a wealth of dynamic opportunities to grow and develop as we work together to heal and strengthen our health care system. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: 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: communications, PR, Public Relations, writing, director, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota "