Corporate Affairs Communication Writer

With more than 7,000 employees, we are the largest health insurance company in Michigan. We offer an exciting work environment with a diverse group of employees. Our goal is to make health insurance easier for our members. We want to transform the industry and become a resource that people can trust.

Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

When you think of <a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan</a> for health insurance, you can know you&rsquo;re getting much more. We're a company founded on a tradition of affordable, quality health care for everyone, improving the present and investing in the future.<br /><br />We offer:<br />Plans for employers and individuals that meet today&rsquo;s needs, budgets and lifestyle<br />The largest network of doctors and hospitals in the state<br />Lower health care costs Higher quality health care<br />Award-winning diversity practices<br />Grants and programs that promote better health throughout Michigan<br /><strong><br />Mission:&nbsp;</strong>We commit to being our members&rsquo; trusted partner by providing affordable, innovative products that improve their care and health.<br /><br /><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"><strong>Click here</strong></a> to learn more about our commitment to our Social Mission, view company updates and reviews, and view our awards &amp; accolades.<br /><br />Learn more about your options as an external candidate. <a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Click here</a> to view open positions.

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Competitive Total Compensation Package

Overview: <p><strong>BCBSM is seeking a specialist for corporate affairs communications who brings forward-thinking ideas and solutions to the way our employees connect with our company, our leaders and each other. In this role our writers and editors will work closely with the communications team, functional leaders and subject matter experts across the enterprise to design and execute communication plans that support our business and employee engagement objectives. The selected candidate must be versed in Adobe Creative Suite, photography and videography, have impeccable attention to detail and the ability to perform under tight deadlines. Experience in an insurance company is preferred.</strong></p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Responsible to plan, develop, write and edit a variety of assigned communications products.</strong></p> <ul> <li>Conceptualize, develop, write and produce communications; i.e. brochures, newsletters, fliers, letters and manuals.</li> <li>Develop speeches and presentations.</li> <li>Assist in editing form letters and other mass communications to meet corporate standards for clarity, tone, style and correctness.</li> <li>Assist customer service units and/or other areas of the organization in developing and improving communication materials.</li> <li>Support special projects as assigned.</li> <li>Maintain a complete understanding of the corporate communications strategy and develop communications plans that support corporate strategic plan.</li> <li>Other duties may be assigned.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor's Degree in English, Journalism, Communications or related discipline required.</li> <li>Two (2) to five (5) years or more professional communications experience, preferably in health care and/or similar experience in related field.</li> <li>Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment.</li> <li>Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.</li> <li>Other related skills and/or abilities may be required to perform this job.</li> </ul>