Marketing Event / Meeting Specialist

  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Honolulu, HI, USA
  • Jun 10, 2019
Full time Adminstration Event Management Event Planning Marketing Relationship Management

Job Description

Marketing Event / Meeting Specialist - Honolulu, HI (827349)


Position Description

Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work.
You never thought your career could help millions of lives. Well, here you can. As a 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.

Positions in this function are involved in developing market strategies to support products and drive membership / sales growth. Positions develop strategies and tactical plans to support consumer / member innovation, support new product and program launches, and combat competitive pressures. May analyze economic considerations, develop marketing forecasts, estimate costs, and manage program / project budgets.
Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support the Marketing team
  • Establish new external stakeholder relationships and maintain existing ones
  • Collaborate with Marketing Manager and other Managers to understand their needs
  • Identify opportunity and assist with developing a Marketing strategy, in a diverse multi - cultural population
  • Share our mission to help people live healthier lives, throughout the communities we service
  • Create educational and marketing events within our targeted population
  • Execute, plan and coordinate resources (i.e., Vendors, Partners, Sales Agent, etc.) to ensure a successful event
  • Responsible for meeting or exceeding targeted growth, retention, and enrollment expectations
  • Uses pertinent data and facts to identify and solve a range of problems within area of expertise
  • Investigates non - standard requests and problems, with minimal assistance from others
  • Prioritizes and organizes own work to meet deadlines
  • Provides explanations and information to others on topics within area of expertise

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED or higher 
  • 1+ years of Event Planning and Marketing coordination within a matrix organization
  • 2+ years of proficiency with Microsoft including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint – (Word:  creating newsletters, flyers, business letters   Excel:  tracking inventory and other membership / marketing data, Outlook: emails; calendar  PowerPoint: creating presentations)
  • Ability to travel 20% within territory and work evenings and weekends, when required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Health / Life Insurance License is a plus
  • Community Outreach field experience
  • Experience with creating marketing strategies
  • Knowledge of CMS (Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services) Marketing rules and regulations
  • Experience with Medicaid
  • Bachelor's Degree highly preferred

Soft Skills: 

  • Ability to be flexible and work with ambiguity
  • Ability to work in a fast - paced environment
  • Experience in a deadline driven environment
  • Experience managing and prioritizing several deliverables
  • Proven experience influencing and collaborating with others
  • Experience using communications and interpersonal skills (internal / external)
  • Experience in meeting marketing targets
  • Experience using organizational skills

Careers 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

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, Telecommute, Marketing Specialist, Travel, Community Outreach, Medicaid, Medicare

  • Requisition Number 827349
  • Job Title Marketing Event / Meeting Specialist - Honolulu, HI
  • Job Family Marketing and Advertising
  • Business Segment Community and State

Job Location Information

  • Honolulu, HI
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee Status Regular
  • Schedule Full-time
  • Job Level Individual Contributor
  • Shift Day Job
  • Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter Position No
  • Overtime Status Exempt