Anthem Public Relations Director - 131360SK in Boston, Massachusetts

Your Talent. Our Vision.At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us andtogether we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Job Summary:

Responsible for leading the communications and public relations efforts for the designated business unit(s) (P/L) including media relations, issues management, and reputation management.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  1. Develops and leads a comprehensive, strategic communications program with enterprise impact that includes work with government relations, corporate communications, and senior management including company's clinical solutions leadership team.

  2. Implements strategies and tactics designed to educate and build relationships with the public, the media and key opinion leaders.

  3. Works closely with SBU or CEE leadership team to develop and implement a strategic communications plan in support of the Company's overall initiatives.

  4. Researches, develops, reviews and/or edits communications materials including speeches and external presentations for senior leaders.

  5. Leads complex departmental assignments and workload with an enterprise impact.

  6. Obtains bids and selects vendors to ensure cost effective spending budget on large scale department and/or enterprise initiatives.

  7. Provides guidance or direction to team members on key department initiatives and/or enterprise initiatives.

    • Requires a BA/BS in a related field.

    • 8 years of related experience.

    • Any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

    • Understanding of the health care business, health insurance and media relations required.

    • Experience in managed care or health insurance industry preferred.

    • Knowledge or experience working with clinical staff/leadership preferred.

/Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2016 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran./

Job Public Affairs/Communications

Title: Public Relations Director - 131360SK

Location: massachusetts-Boston

Requisition ID: 131360