Manager, Corporate Communications

Health Care Service Corporation

Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company (HCSC), is an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. HCSC is the largest customer-owned health insurer in the United States, operating through our Plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. The company, founded in 1936, serves more than 17 million members across five states and employs more than 26,000 people in over 60 local offices. The company offers plans for employers, individuals and families, as well as Medicare and Medicaid plans. And HCSC has a network of affiliates and subsidiaries that allow us to offer related health care products and services, such as life, dental, health technology and pharmacy solutions.

HCSC’s mission is to be the partner of choice for health benefits and care coordination for members of all ages across all reimbursement arrangements.

Position Details

Manager, Corporate Communications
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL

At HCSC, we consider our employees the cornerstone of our business and the foundation to our success. We enable employees to craft their career with curated development plans that set their learning path to a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Come join us and be part of a purpose driven company who is invested in your future!


This position is responsible for providing communications leadership to moderately complex, sales and marketing communication initiatives and programs as well as developing, coordinating and implementing internal and/or external communications strategies for HCSC. Interfacing with high level executives at HCSC, and other aligned partners to gain strategic direction; and recommending and developing plans and multifaceted communication tactics to meet corporate objectives. Supporting the communication needs of senior management, business units, subsidiaries, etc., as well as serving as managing editor for various publications, including key special projects such as the board report; and for supervising staff and overseeing all corporate communications-related activities.

NOTE: This role is hybrid/flex and requires in-office visibility three days weekly - relocation will not be extended, sponsorship is not available.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years of experience in communications or public relations. 
  • Leadership experience and skills. 
  • Experience in developing and implementing strategic plans. 
  • Experience influencing the decision-making process and interacting with high-level executives and challenging clients with confidence. 
  • Organizational and project management skills. 
  • Public relations skills to respond to situations with political appropriateness and sensitivity. 
  • Experience with software application programs, such as Microsoft Office Suite of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and databases.


  • Master’s Degree. 
  • Sales and Marketing Communications experience. 
  • Health insurance, healthcare industry or consulting experience. 
  • Experience with Excel and Visio. 
  • Salesforce experience.

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