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Associate Educational Services (Entry Level) - Washington, DC

UHG - Washington, District of Columbia

Posted: 09/8/2018

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making Healthcare data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life’s best work.

Advisory Board is a best practices firm that uses a combination of research, technology, and consulting to improve the performance of 4,400+ health care organizations. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., with offices worldwide, Advisory Board forges and finds the best new ideas and proven practices from its network of thousands of leaders, then customizes and hardwires them into every level of member organizations, creating enduring value. For more information, visit www.advisory.com.

The Associate Educational Services (Entry Level) is responsible for managing an array of business functions that are critical to the success of our onsite presentations as well as providing exceptional service to our members and internal colleagues in the following areas.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Onsite Presentation Coordination:
    • Partner with account management to coordinate an average of 30 onsite presentations per month based on member need, presenter availability, speaker knowledge, and travel feasibility
    • Handle logistics with accuracy and attention to detail to ensure seamless member experience, including pre-onsite planning calls, handouts and materials, audio-visual requirements, and post-onsite follow-up in the form of presentation evaluations
    • Serve as a liaison between the presenter, account management, and member to confirm logistical details, utilizing appropriate scheduling tools and databases
    • Serve as key resource for members to creatively solve and elevate operational challenges during the planning process and day-of the onsite
    • Provide outstanding service to our members and internal constituents such as faculty, account management, and marketing
    • Work with manager to analyze onsite trends, reporting on demand and current presenter capacity
  • Executive Support:
    • Support the Executive Director of the presenter team by managing calendar, travel coordination, and expense reporting
    • Serve as a liaison to departments across the firm including Training and Development, Career Management, Marketing, and Account Management
  • Supporting Research:
    • Regularly meet with research program heads, reporting key onsite updates and data
    • Manage intake and triage of all requests for onsite presentations, marketing and account management product side support visits, and national meeting visits

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • 1+ years of relevant experience (ie: internship, office experience, customer service, retail or other service related industries)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word (creating and editing documents), Microsoft Excel (general spreadsheet navigation, data entry / sorting), Microsoft PowerPoint (create and edit slides), and Microsoft Outlook (email and calendar)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher)
Soft Skills:
  • Effective process management and organization is highly desired
  • Ability to communicate effectively by e-mail and phone in a business setting
  • Ability to apply creative problems solving skills
  • Attention to detail, especially when planning large-scale events
  • Effective prioritization during high-volume times
  • Previous experience with effectively communicating and working with senior leaders and / or management
Careers 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.

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.

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