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Marketing / Community Outreach Specialist - Davenport, IA

UHG - Davenport, Iowa

Posted: 11/12/2018

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. SM
You never thought your career could help millions of lives. Well, here you can. As a Community Outreach 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.

Community Outreach Specialist supports and initiates outreach strategies to support members and drive membership and retention. This Position is the liaison for community and faith based organizations in assigned territory. This Position will support the Manager and Outreach Team with member innovation, new product and program launches, and special projects as assigned.

Primary Responsibilities: 
  • Supports accounts in assigned territory, including but not limited to representing UnitedHealthcare at meetings, events, conferences, and resource tables
  • Establishes new relationships and maintains existing ones with faith based and community based organizations, in addition to other organizations that serve the Medicaid population
  • Collaborates with cross functional departments and supports Outreach team members as assigned
  • Identifies partnership opportunities and develop and executes  outreach strategy in assigned territory
  • Shares our mission to help Iowans live healthier lives, throughout the communities we service
  • Executes, plans and coordinates resources for conferences, resource tables and sponsorship events 
  • Meets or exceeds monthly outreach expectations for retention and enrollment within assigned territory
  • Inputs and consistently maintains all related account data in Sales Force platform.  Analyzes and leverages Sales Force account data to maximize outreach 
  • Provides explanations and interpretations within area of expertise in territory

  • High School Diploma / GED required            
  • 2+ years of Community Outreach field experience       
  • Proficiency Microsoft Word (creating and editing documents)            
  • Proficiency Microsoft Excel (filtering, sorting, creating and editing)            
  • Must be able to travel within territory and work evenings & weekends, when required           

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher preferred             
  • 1+ years of experience with Medicaid            
  • Sales Force experience  
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.
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