Looking for a solid writer who understands web site copy and the healthcare industry to join my major healthcare client in downtown Chicago! This role will start off as a 3 month contract with the potential to extend from there.
This position is responsible for leading communications projects related to health care reform and other regulatory/government projects; including broad planning, writing and editing communications materials for a variety of internal and external audiences. Will act as team lead when needed for multiple team contributions to a project.
Job Requirements: Ideal candidates will have 10+ years generalist communications experience, with particular experience in insurance, health care or related industries. 10+ years experience; and excellent writing samples from a corporate environment. Candidates must have strong writing/editing background, project management skills, and experience writing for a variety of venues including newsletters, web and collateral pieces. We have visible roles in the company, so need to look, speak and act professionally.
Requires a college degree, preferably in journalism, PR, marketing communications or business communications. Must present excellent writing samples from a corporate environment. Demonstrates ability to work independently and within a team environment. Able to balance multiple task simultaneously. Leadership skills, including meeting facilitation. Balance multiple tasks simultaneously.
Proficient in use of PC platform and MS Office tools; internet and meeting tools (conference calls/live meeting links). Preferred (not required skills): Health care and/or insurance industry acumen. Master's degree. Experience with MS Outlook