Resp & Qualifications
The intern is an integral member of the Product Management and Optimization Team, part of the larger the Market Strategy and Solutions Department and Core Markets & Diversified Solutions Division at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. Ideally this opportunity would run as a year-round internship program. The ideal candidate is someone who can work throughout the year – up to 15-20 hours in the Fall/Spring AND full time (35 to 40) in the summer.
The intern position resides within the Product Management and Optimization at CareFirst. This team is responsible for the product lifecycle of CareFirst’s Commercial, Healthcare Solutions, Government, and Ancillary (Specialty) Products from strategic conception to launch to maintenance.
The intern will be an integral member of the Product Management and Optimization team.
Seek to learn and understand insurance products in-depth
Analyze and gather competitive intelligence information for differing lines of business (medical, dental, pharmacy, life, disability, wellness, etc.)
Analyze market and segment competitors
Conduct ad hoc market research on segments and products within the CareFirst geographic region
Develop and maintain excel spreadsheets to produce meaningful insights from the data
Create PowerPoint presentations and support departmental projects and initiatives
Assist with development, review, and fulfillment of marketing materials
Provide crucial quality checks of various benefit-level documents produced for members, providers, employers, etc.
Attend various meetings and participate in team activities
Must be a student enrolled in an accredited college or university at either the junior or senior level (undergraduate) or graduate level
Majors: Marketing, Business, Health Care Administration, Public Relations, Economics, Management / Leadership, Product Management, MBA
G.P.A. of 3.25 or above
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Self -starter who can work independently with little direction
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects and deliverables
Strong analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
Must be able to work independently to accomplish assigned tasks
Experience using Microsoft Office products, (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access) and the Internet
Strong research skills-Ability to search internet and have a desire/interest in healthcare
Department: Product Management/Marketing
Equal Employment Opportunity
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is an Equal Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Where To Apply
Please visit our website to apply: www.carefirst.com/careers
Please apply before: 11.30.2021
Federal Disc/Physical Demand
Note: The incumbent is required to immediately disclose any debarment, exclusion, or other event that makes him/her ineligible to perform work directly or indirectly on Federal health care programs.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS :
The associate is primarily seated while performing the duties of the position. Occasional walking or standing is required. The hands are regularly used to write, type, key and handle or feel small controls and objects. The associate must frequently talk and hear. Weights up to 25 pounds are occasionally lifted.
Sponsorship in US
Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without Sponsorship