Spherion, in partnership with the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services, is looking for a Provider Communications Coordinator! This position performs division-wide communications activities to support health and nutrition programs including Wisconsin Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus, and FamilyCare. This position will also act as the Provider Communications Coordinator for a new project launching in the next few months. Your outreach work will be crucial to ensure that health care providers and members are informed of changes to Wisconsin Medicaid and other programs. If you have a background in communications and excellent project management skills, please apply today!Responsibilities:- Develop and deliver information for health care providers and members that participate in the Division of Medicaid Services programs- Manage complex projects including the timely drafting and completion of provider communications using appropriate vehicles such as ForwardHealth Updates and Alerts, electronic messaging lists via the ForwardHealth Portal, and the Online Handbook- Maintain awareness of all ongoing and upcoming provider communications work- Lead communications workgroups and develop and implement communications plans- Serve as a communications representative on other project workgroups to monitor and evaluate the communications needs associated with each project and provide expertise /support in the development of desired communications- Coordinate with all levels of the Division to help ensure the accuracy and quality of all communications- Work in collaboration with the communications section chief, other members of the DMS Communications Team, and contractors from the fiscal agent, to ensure the Divisions communications adhere to Department styles and standards and support the Departments overall communications goals and objectivesWorking hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:- Excellent written and oral communication skills including the ability to communicate complex issues in a manner easily understood by a variety of individuals with diverse backgrounds- Skill in developing and managing web content using Drupal- Ability to manage multiple complex communications projects simultaneously and knowledge of communications project planning and concepts- Ability to work effectively in a group setting to develop policy and influence programs either as a team member or as project lead- Ability to effectively produce communications from the Department/Division for the media and public use- Ability to use appropriate and sensitive discretion in dealing with confidential communications situations and informationEducation:BachelorsExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:- Bachelors degree required- Background in Communications and Project Management- Knowledge of effective public relations techniques- Knowledge of Medicaid program policy including BadgerCare Plus, SSI Medicaid, Long Term Services, and Supports- Understanding of the principles and practices of developing timely written communications including handbooks, operational memos, reports, brochures, newsletters, e-mail notices, web pages, video presentations, PowerPoint presentations, etc., that effectively communicate program, policy, and other information to internal and external audiences- Understanding of strategic planning techniques applicable to formulating and re-shaping communication systems and information sharing processes to effectively and proactively deliver health and human services messages and information about the Department programs to various audiences Apply Today!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.