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Program Manager, Scientific Communications - Histochemistry

LocationVancouver, British Columbia
Job ID R0001588 Date posted 03/25/2019

Job Description Summary

As Scientists Helping Scientists, STEMCELL Technologies is dedicated to providing ongoing educational support to the scientific community via training courses, information resources, and other science communication services. STEMCELL Technologies is excited to have recently acquired, a popular website for biomedical scientists seeking information on protocols, materials, and utilities of various chemical dyes and staining techniques. STEMCELL is looking for a scientist with expertise in histochemistry and a passion for science communication to support the management of this fantastic resource and associated offerings. You will work with our internal teams to rebuild and promote the website as well as manage the content related to chemical dyes and biological staining techniques. Ultimately, you may oversee the development of additional educational resources and programs.

Job Description


  • Develop STEMCELL’s strategy for providing an online educational tool for histochemistry techniques.

  • Maintain an expert level understanding of protocols, materials, and utilities of dyes and cell staining technologies.

  • Manage the building and ongoing maintenance and promotion of STEMCELL’s dyes and stains website.

  • Perform website updates and analytics, including reporting on statistics related to key performance indicators.

  • Develop and execute projects and tactics that support strategies for revenue generation, readership growth, geographic expansion, expansion into new scientific areas, expansion into social media and lead acquisition.

  • Align the Stainsfile project and associated resources with other science communications services, scientific resources, and related offerings by STEMCELL.


  • PhD (preferred) or MSc with extensive theoretical expertise and technical experience in histochemistry.

  • Demonstrated passion for and success with science communications with a particular focus on online channels.

  • Strong technical writing skills and impeccable attention to detail.

  • Aptitude for UX design and content organization.

  • Familiarity with online marketing strategies including SEO, Google Analytics and social media marketing.

  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to work cross-departmentally.

  • Track record of managing multiple projects and consistently meeting deadlines.

  • A great communicator with high proficiency in the English Language.

  • Ability to prioritize and work in a fast paced environment

STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore.  Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training.  We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree.  STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities.

To apply please select the apply button. You will then be directed to a login screen asking you to set up an account. You must set up an account in order to apply. 

Create an account by selecting the create account button.  You will then be asked for your email and to create a password. Your Password must be eight characters long, contain at least one special character, one capital letter, and a number.Once you have created your password you will be asked to upload your resume. Uploading your resume will provide the ability to auto-populate your application with information from your resume. If you prefer to manually complete all of the fields in the application you can do this by clicking next. You can upload your cover letter as an attachment in the attachments screen. Thank you for your interest in STEMCELL!


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