Director of Product Marketing and Market Reputation, Optum Consulting Services - Telecommute

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As Director of Product Marketing and Market Reputation, you will be responsible creating external awareness, strategizing marketing content and executing product marketing initiatives to help drive growth and market leadership recognition for Optum Market Performance Partnerships and Optum Advisory Consulting Services. Responsibilities include creating value proposition messaging, thought leadership narratives, developing marketing content, supporting growth teams with high-impact sales tools, content, and working with corporate communications for earned media opportunities and creating programs that place Optum SMEs in speaking opportunities. This role is accountable for supporting the Optum Advisory Services Strategy practice and building market awareness for Optum strategic partnerships.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Lead the definition and communication of product value proposition, and support development of consulting services positioning and messaging for market differentiation
  • Build and help launch thought leadership narratives with corporate communications
  • Place Optum SMEs in earned and sponsored speaking opportunities that support Optum's market position narratives
  • Build a product marketing plan and create marketing content and sales tools that articulate and demonstrate value to both prospects and existing clients (including thought leadership, sales presentations, RFP content, case studies)
  • Research and quantify market opportunities for sales growth
  • Assess competitive intelligence to aid strategic decision making and development of key messaging/ positioning
  • Identify points of differentiation for best positioning services and adjust marketing content based on market trends and changes
  • Execute launch plans for new consulting services
  • Collaborate with integrated marketing teams to identify demand generation and market awareness opportunities
  • Provide product training as needed

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 7+ years of Healthcare Product Marketing experience (preferably provider market segment)
  • Experience assessing competitive intelligence to aid strategic decision making and development of key messaging/ positioning
  • Thought leadership or journalism writing experience
  • Experience developing sophisticated thought leadership content
  • Experience in managing complex go-to-market projects
  • Marketing healthcare technology and services experience
  • Experience executing launch plans
  • Experience creating product collateral and sales tools
  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, Excel)
  • Ability to travel on occasion as needed

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Public relations experience

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $94,500 to $171,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

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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