University Relations - Product Marketing Intern

University Relations - Product Marketing Intern (Chicago, IL)

Why Start your Career at Health Care Service Corporation?

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), a Mutual Legal Reserve Company and an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, is the largest customer-owned health insurer in the United States and fourth largest overall, operating through our Blue Cross and Blue Shield® Plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. HCSC affiliates and subsidiaries such as Dearborn National®, TMG Health and Medecision, offer group life, disability and dental solutions, as well as a range of other individual solutions. The company, founded in 1936, serves nearly 15 million members across five states and employs more than 21,000 people in over 60 local offices. HCSC is dedicated to expanding access to high quality, cost effective health care and equipping our members with information and tools so they can make the best health care decisions for themselves and their families. Our health plans were pioneers in their states, as they were the first to provide coverage for a number of procedures - ranging from heart and bone marrow transplants, to cancer and leukemia treatments. Today, we are leaders in the development of value-based care models to spur greater collaboration and accountability among various stakeholders to improve the health care experience for patients and consumers and enable them lead healthier lives.

This position will be located in Chicago, IL.

What Are The Responsibilities Of The Team?

This team supports the product lifecycle from ideation through market launch by analyzing and interpreting market trends, supporting sales and marketing activities and analyzing product performance. Supports product management activities including: marketing collateral development, training, client reporting, monitoring product performance, and refreshing product pricing.

This position will rotate through Product Strategy and Management, Product Portfolio Management and Product Definition & Integration.

1) Within Product Strategy and Management, the intern will be responsible for supporting an existing product by analyzing the market landscape and trends, refining product positioning, leading development of sales collateral and identifying opportunities to improve product performance.

2) Within Product Portfolio, the intern will be responsible for supporting the development and revision of product portfolio marketing materials, assisting with product pricing projects, and supporting product analytics and reporting work.

3) Within the Product Definition and Integration rotation, the intern will contribute to the development of product needs and features documentation, as well as the planning and analysis for new products.

What Are Your Responsibilities?

-Draft product portfolio marketing materials

-Create clear and compelling project deliverables

-Gather and analyze product portfolio data

-Research and update the Product Playbook and other key department training reference materials

-Design and execute research and analyses in support of product development and management processes. Specifically may include: Market and competitor research, Financial analysis and proformas, Internal operational analysis, Regulatory requirements

-Work cross functionally with Actuarial and Underwriting to establish and refresh product pricing

What Do You Need To Be Successful?

-Excellent communication skills; verbal, written, and interpersonal

-Highly curious, motivated, and creative

-Solid organizational skills and efficiency

-Ability to work independently and be a highly motivated team player

-Previous internship experience preferred

What Are the Requirements You Must Meet?

-Currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Business or related field

-Graduation date between December 2019 - June 2020

-A minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0

-Availability to work 10 weeks during the summer

-Unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

What Does the Internship Program Entail?

-Formal Intern Orientation to build business and industry acumen

-Challenging real world hands on project

-Weekly networking opportunities among interns and company leaders

-Professional development workshops

-Business Resource Group involvement

-Volunteer activities

-City-specific outing

HCSC is committed to diversity in the workplace and to providing equal opportunity and affirmative action to employees and applicants. We are an Equal Opportunity Employment / Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Requirements: Expertise Sales & Account Management Job Type Intern Location IL - Chicago

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