Project Lead, Risk Management Education

Medical Insurance Co.- Virtual now, eventually onsite – downtown Chicago 

Ref # 988


Do you enjoy developing continuing educational programs? Have strong research, writing & editing skills? Self motivated? Like seeing projects from start to finish? Project Lead will plan educational seminars for policy holders (research, identify speakers, trends, manage details & logistics). Background in risk management a plus. Excellent benefits.

Project Lead will be key staff person to plan live webinars. Content & seminars are well-rounded & diverse. They keep pace with & meet business needs as they relate to growth & retention. Candidate must be very strong writer. Eg. write session descriptions, course work, promos, update resource library. Must have polished, clean & easy to read writing. Samples required. 

Candidate will work in Education + Comms Division with 14-15 staff. Team is very supportive and well respected. Committed to excellence. This position focuses on content. Tech team runs webinars.


  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution
  • 3-5 years of healthcare risk management or comparable experience
  • Experience in event planning & management a plus


  • Excellent: Project management, organizational & time management, research, writing & editing skills
  • Strong: Leadership skills. Able to:
    • Communicate effectively & convey key messages
    • Proactively & productively solve problems
  • Work: Iterative design process, respond to feedback & adjust to position’s changing demands
  • Possess: High degree of independence & self-motivation
  • Work: With others in Risk Management Division to develop, implement & meet project requirements
  • Project: Professional, service-oriented, approachable attitude while working with wide variety of personalities

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • 60% Live programming (webinars), 30% Research & Writing, 10% Meetings Communications with division & team
  • Conduct ongoing needs assessments: research growing trends related to patient safety & professional liability exposure
  • Manage all live educational events, including:
    • Annual risk management symposium, currently virtual
    • Live education day, on-demand
    • Custom live programs for current and/or potential clients. 12-18 webinars/year. Average 50-100 attendees/event
    • Rolling calendar of online webinars
    • Other events & activities as needed
    • Coordinate with outside faculty & subject matter experts to execute live programs & webinars
    • Create written content for various risk management activities
    • Provide support & risk management guidance in response to policyholders’, office staff & internal staff members’ questions
    • Seek solutions to problems & accept new challenges
    • Provide support to Assistant VP, Risk Management Education & Administration. Serve as resource for others in department

To Apply: Please send your resume, writing samples & answers to the questions from to Lynn Hazan, Lynn Hazan & Associates– Please refer to: Project Lead: Risk Management Education,  Prof. Assn-Chicago-Virtual. Ref # 988 in the header