Event Management Specialist - Montgomery, Waller, or San Jacinto County, TX

UHG Conroe, TX

About the Job

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 an Event Management 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.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for organizing member retention events in the community
  • Presenting to Medicare eligible groups
  • Supporting the Sales / Marketing team in assigned territory
  • Establishing new relationships and maintaining existing ones
  • Collaborating with Sales Agents and Agent Managers to understand their needs
  • Identifying opportunities and developing a Marketing strategy, in a diverse multi-cultural Senior citizen population, which is supportive to the Sales Agent's networking (territory)
  • Sharing our mission to help people live healthier lives, throughout the communities we service
  • Creating educational and sales events within our targeted population
  • Executing, planning and coordinating resources (i.e., Vendors, Partners, Sales Agent, etc.) to ensure a successful event
  • Responsible for meeting or exceeding targeted growth, retention, and enrollment expectations within assigned territory

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • 1+ years of Event Planning experience
  • Health / Life Insurance License or the ability to obtain it within 90 days of employment
  • Experience in Medicare and / or Medicaid
  • Experience in a business environment with demonstrated results in marketing implementation and creative execution
  • Experience presenting to groups such as members, clients, or colleagues
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel (reviewing data, creating spreadsheets, editing), Microsoft Word (creating and reviewing documents), Microsoft PowerPoint (presentations, editing / updating, adding slides), and Microsoft Outlook (reviewing, scheduling meetings, sending calendar invites, and responding to emails)
  • Must reside in Montgomery County, Waller County, or San Jacinto County
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and / or patient sites within a designated area
  • Ability to travel within territory and work evenings & weekends, when required 
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Some College (or higher)
  • 1+ years of experience with Project Management
  • Bilingual fluency with English and Spanish
  • Knowledge of CMS (Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services) Marketing rules and regulations
  • SalesForce experience (creating campaigns, and reports)
Soft Skills:
  • Demonstrates ability to act and react swiftly to changes and challenges in a matrix environment
  • Ability to plan for contingencies, flexible, shift back and forth effectively among multiple projects and priorities
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.

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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