Hub International Benefit Communication Editor in Chicago, Illinois

About HUB International

HUB International Limited (“HUB”) is the 7th largest global insurance and employee benefits broker, providing a broad array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. With over 10,000 employees in 450 offices throughout North America, HUB has grown substantially, in part due to our industry leading success in Mergers and Acquisition.

This position can be based in Chicago, San Diego, or remote.

SUMMARY

The Benefit Communication Editor is responsible for drafting and editing impactful benefits and Human Resources content for a range of communication mediums, including guides, fliers, brochures, FAQs, microsites, emails, videos and more. The writer will internalize the appropriate voice and tone for the project, and provide accurate and quality work by the required deadline.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Writing clear, concise and grammatically correct copy

  • Driving the creation of original concepts that result in effective and compelling communication

  • Conducting peer reviews of communications for style, substance, grammar and spelling

  • Understanding different client brand styles

  • Developing and maintaining a clear and consistent brand voice

  • Partnering closely with Custom Communication Project Managers, as well as internal partners across all of HUB’s practices, as needed

  • Dedicating extra hours that are required to complete tasks when projects are prevalent and the demands are high

  • Other duties as assigned

Key Competencies:

  • To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Familiarity with commonly used style guides

  • Excellent oral and written communication and editing skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Attention to detail and critical thinking skills

  • Self-motivated and organized

  • Strong team work and work ethic with a positive attitude

  • Ability to work in an environment of tight deadlines and pressure and consistently deliver quality results

  • Ability to multi-task in a high-paced, rapidly changing environment

  • Creativity and innovative, out-of-the-box thinking

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • High School diploma; AA and/or college degree preferred.

  • Four years insurance industry experience preferred, specifically in employee benefits.

  • Experience working with computers; Adobe InDesign and Microsoft Office.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Excellent written and oral English communication skills. Ability to compose clear and concise correspondence.

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Location: United States, Illinois, Chicago
Location: United States, California, San Diego
Location: United States
Required Education: High school or equivalent
Required Experience: 2-5 years
Required Travel: Negligible
Date published: 5-Apr-2018
Department: Marketing
Ref#: P2444_20180405

HUB International Limited is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race/ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran's status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal laws, rules or regulations. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement is available here at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

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