Communications Writer

Virginia Beach, VA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Erica Schmidt

Job Description:

Entry Level Position

Responsible for providing creative and technical writing support for less complex member and provider medical communication materials.

  • Assists in developing creative writing solutions that provide a consistent message to members and providers.
  • Writes, edits, and reviews content for traditionally printed programs (collateral, provider and member communications, direct mail, etc.) and/or digital programs (micro sites, mobile, etc.).
  • Ensures all materials meet internal and external business and legal standards and follows appropriate corporate standards, guidelines, and approval processes.
  • Assists with the distribution process as well as process improvements that support operational excellence, and supports business initiatives (plain language, standardization, going paperless, etc).
  • Requires a BA/BS; 1 year of medical communication writing experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Experience in health care or managed care preferred. 

Must be able to work under pressure in fast-paced, dynamic environment. Preferred experience with writing for low-literacy audiences and with behavioral psychology. 

*This is a 3 month contract position with an opportunity to apply for the full time position