Aetna Product Marketing Manager, Public and Labor Segment in Chicago, Illinois

Req ID: 47686BR


Aetna Marketing is looking for a product marketing manager to join our team in Chicago, Boston, or Hartford to support the commercialization of new product offerings that advance the growth agenda for our commercial business in the public and labor segment and also supports the launch of new network products. You will partner closely with the product and solutions management leaders to understand the product roadmap and develop the marketing strategies required to successfully bring new products, and new product bundles, to market.

This is a strategic marketing role and, as such, demands a strong understanding of marketplace trends and changes, the role of analytics voice of the customer, and voice of market programs, creating business value through marketing, marketing campaign orchestration and integration, and product/solution positioning and messaging.

Fundamental Components:

Specific areas of focus for this role will be:

Developing and executing on strategic marketing initiatives that support the launch and ongoing growth of our product portfolio for the large and small group segments. This includes contributing to the development of product content, positioning, messaging, core benefits, competitive differentiators, and clear and memorable value propositions to internal and external stakeholders. Developing deep product/solution knowledge to help evangelize the key go-to-market benefits to internal and external stakeholders. Act as the voice of the customer within the organization to provide knowledge and relevance for all product/solution activities. Supporting the thought leadership agenda that helps Sales nurture relationships throughout the sales and relationship cycle within these segments. Working with sales enablement to accelerate the socialization of new products with the sales organization. Partnering with the field marketing leads (National Accounts & Territories Marketing) to provide them with the library of assets required to market to plan sponsors and brokers.


Positioning/Messaging: Support the creating of product positioning and messaging that differentiates Aetnas products in the market Product Launch: Support the creation of the product launch strategy for new products, creating a detailed plan which outlines all the necessary sales tools and product materials required to meet audience needs along every step of the customer journey Product Content: Support the creation of product marketing materials, website content, and tools necessary to help customers make educated purchasing decisions around the entire suite of Aetnas products for this segment. This includes brochures, datasheets, product guides, videos, e.g., thought leadership, testimonials, etc. Demand Generation: Work to integrate new product marketing materials into the overall demand generation strategy. Strategically place materials across multiple channels (web, social, direct, etc.) to drive increased demand for new products. Measure and continuously improve: Procure activity reports, e.g., how our experience designs are changing member behavior, and feed them back into segmentation, product development, and engagement strategies.


5+ years of strategic marketing experience preferably in the healthcare industry with experience marketing individual products. Candidate should be highly organized and detail oriented with proof-reading and quality control skills. Have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and in a team environment. Must demonstrate strong project management skills: multi-tasking priorities and facilitating/executing multiple marketing programs. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Proven ability to collaborate across boundaries. Intermediate analytic skills.


Must be located in Chicago, IL, Wellesley, MA or Hartford, CT.

This is an office-based position but will consider WFH arrangement and other office locations for the right candidate.


Bachelors degree in Marketing, Communication, Business or other related field is required.

Mission of Product Marketing:

Product Marketing translates what our products do for our customers into relevant value propositions that compel them to act.

We facilitate the connections between LOB leaders, market intelligence, analytics, product development, sales, brand strategists and the Agency, so our efforts are choreographed for maximum effectiveness and efficiency.

We are particularly focused on integrating the experience so that all products are seamlessly wrapped around the customer in a relevant and personalized way such that our brand promise shines through.


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


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Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Marketing