Senior Marketing Project Specialist - Eden Prairie, MN

Company: UnitedHealth Group ( Learn More )

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Job Description Position Description:
 
Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.  
 
You dream of a great career with a great company - where you can make an impact and help people.  We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this.  And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives.  We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.
 
This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum - a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.
 
Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation and Performance.
You dream of a great career with a great company where you can make an impact and help people.  We dream of giving you the opportunity to do this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our Service Centers, improve our Service levels and help people lead healthier lives.  We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up. This opportunity is with one our most exciting business areas, Optum, a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.  As a member of the Consumer Experience Team, this position is responsible managing the member communications execution designed to attract and activate consumers in Optum programs in order to achieve program participation and value targets. This position will have direct involvement in developing and deploying marketing communications in all markets.  Additionally, the ideal candidate must have demonstrated the ability to execute against multiple projects and excel in a fast-paced, results oriented work environment. You must be highly motived, roll up your sleeves, self-starter with a passion for communicating in new and disruptive ways. You should thrive on seeking new insights, finding creative solutions and measuring results.Primary Responsibilities:

Project manages creative projects from kick-off through execution

Manage detailed timeline and budget estimates for each project
Serve as main point of contact to other key stakeholders to ensure the project is executed on time with 100% quality; other stakeholders include fulfillment, email team, data, etc.
Maintain a 1:1 relationship with marketing manager partner, PM all projects related to product strategies
Communicate project status and key dates back to marketing manager and other stakeholders
Host and lead data, fulfillment services and creative kick-off meetings
Manage external and internal agency relationships
Manage all creative rounds and ensure edits are made before passing creative back to marketing manager
Keep and maintain all projects details within the GRID (PM Software tool)
Participate in and activate process improvements related to project work, including partner processes
Manage to a full load of simple to complex projects with minimal direction
Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree (or higher) or High School Diploma / GED with 2+ years of Project Management experience

2+ years of experience using written and verbal communication skills
2+ years of Project Management experience
2+ years of experience in assessing and interpreting customer needs and requirements
1+ year of experience providing coaching and feedback to less experienced co-workers
Experience / understanding of the incremental impact of marketing programs including ROI
Soft Skills:

High energy, detail oriented and creative individual
Ability to multi-task and effectively shift back and forth from a variety of projects and priorities
Demonstrates the ability to act and react quickly to changes and challenges
Familiarity with a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment and frequent changes
Strong collaboration and relationship-building skills across a wide range of groups and functions
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So, when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity 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.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
 
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