Job Description

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is a local, independent Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and a not-for-profit health insurance company headquartered in Phoenix. Founded in 1939, the company has more than 1,800 dedicated employees throughout its Phoenix, Tucson, Chandler and Flagstaff offices. Providing health insurance products, services and networks to more than 1 million Arizonans, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona offers various health plans for individuals, families, and small and large businesses. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona also offers Medicare supplement plans to individuals over age 65.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona helps to fulfill its mission of improving the quality of life of Arizonans by delivering a variety of health insurance products and services to meet the diverse needs of individuals, families, and small and large businesses as well as providing information and tools to help individuals make better health decisions.

Internal Use : Gen 31


The Online Reputation Management Specialist is responsible for the brand’s online presence, analysis, and management of the brand’s reputation. The Online Reputation Management Specialist builds trust and brand loyalty while safeguarding the company’s reputation by monitoring the online activities of the company’s brand and sub-brands. Using a combination of public relations, social media, and technical skills, the Online Reputation Management Specialist builds a consistent reputation across all web-based channels and platforms while executing an effective SEO content strategy.



Required Work Experience

* Min. 4 years of experience in marketing, communications, public relations or a related field

* Min. 2 years of experience in writing, leveraging and managing social media channels

Required Education

* Bachelor's degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Marketing, or related field required.

Required Licenses

* N/A

Required Certifications

* N/A


1. Preferred Work Experience

* All Levels

5 -7 years healthcare marketing or communications

* Level 1

5 years of Mareting communications or experience

3 years of social media strategy and planning experience

3 years of Public Relations strategy and planning experience

2. Preferred Licenses

* N/A

3. Preferred Certifications * N/A


* Execute online reputation management strategy by establishing policies and procedures, systems, and standards to prevent negative impacts on the company’s brand.

* Analysis and online management of company’s brand and sub-brands.

* Manage online review and rating platforms by employing working knowledge of Google ranking systems and search algorithms

* Respond to and help resolve incoming social media and other online inquiries in a timely manner, through collaboration across departments

* Develop and maintain a positive public company image through public-facing communication via social media and any other external public pages.

* Create, edit, publish, and share high-quality online reputation management content.

* Optimize company pages within each online platform to increase brand visibility.

* Collaborate with other departments to promote and market the reputation of the company’s brand.

* Closely collaborate with PR Specialist on written materials, including public-facing statements, award submissions, thought leadership pieces, and more

* Evaluate marketing campaigns to ensure consistency with the organizations brand strategy.

* Capture and analyze appropriate data/metrics, insights, and best practices, and act on information to reinforce or refocus key messages accordingly.

* Analyze and report on digital marketing performance across SEO, social media, and reputation management campaigns.

* Help manage company’s Newscenter by posting news releases, thought leadership articles and recent media coverage

* Engage with partners, media contacts and relevant groups/pages on social media

* Perform other duties as assigned.


* Perform all other duties as assigned

* Work a full-time schedule. Full-time is defined as working at least 40 hours per week, plus any additional hours as requested or as needed to meet business requirements

* Capacity to monitor social channels during evenings and weekends as part of a shared team monitoring calendar

* Ability to work some nights and weekends as needed

* Analytical

* Attention to Detail & High Standards

* Communication Oral & Written

* Cultural Alignment Required Education/Certifications

* Independence & Resourcefulness

* Innovation & Creativity

* Organization & Planning

* Strategic Thinking

* Teamwork



Required Job Skills

* Working knowledge of social media/online platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube,

LinkedIn, TikTok, Indeed, Glassdoor, Reddit, Tumblr, YouTube

* Proficient knowledge of public relations, social media marketing principles and strategies.

* Working knowledge of social media & PR KPIs, web traffic metrics, and SEO.

* Proficient in listening and scheduling management tools such as Hootsuite, Sprout, or similar social media

management tools

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Required Professional Competencies

Level 1

* Advanced presentation skills

* Write clearly and concisely using AP writing style

* Establish and maintain working relationships with business partners

* Able to create and track project plans

Level 2

* Expert level presentation skills

* Knowledge of strategic communications planning process, including demonstrated success in writing and

implementing growth strategies and tactics

* Knowledge of advertising, digital and marketing strategies including demonstrated success in how strategies

have been leveraged across different platforms

All Levels

* Understand legal risk for co-branding, contract development

* Able to manage multiple initiatives at one-time

* Ability to work cross-functionally

* Has strong organizational skills

* Pays extreme attention to detail and quality


1. Preferred Job Skills

· Intermediate knowledge of health insurance or health insurance market

· Canva or similar graphic design platform

· Knowledge of OneDrive or similar cloud-based platform

· Vimeo, Promo, Animoto, or similar video making and editing software

· Knowledge of BCBSAZ health insurance benefits plans and administration and selling practices

· Advanced Microsoft Office skills - Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

· Google Search Console & Bing/Baidu Webmaster Tool

· Google Analytics and Google Algorithm * CMS Platforms (WordPress)

2. Preferred Professional Competencies

· Has a strong business acumen

· Knows and applies latest communication and marketing strategies and tactics

All Levels

* Delivers work on or before a given deadline

* Make decisions in a timely manner, sometime with incomplete information and under tight deadlines

* Be able to interpret BCBSAZ’s goals and apply them to Marketing’s plans

* Able to work effectively with staff from all divisions

* Understand each audience’s needs and pain points to maximize projects and campaigns

Our Commitment

BCBSAZ does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected group.

Thank You

Thank you for your interest in Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona.  For more information on our company, see  If interested in this position, please apply.

Imagine doing life-changing work and helping more than one million Arizonans live healthier and longer lives. That’s the kind of satisfaction you’ll find when you work here. Our exceptional teams in Phoenix, Tucson, Chandler, and Flagstaff have been transforming healthcare for more than 80 years. Explore what's possible with a career at Blue Cross® BlueShield® of Arizona

Posted 7 Days Ago

Full time


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