Scientific Marketing Specialist
Job Description SummaryOur Scientific Marketing team is looking for new team members! Are you interested in using your life sciences background to build a career in marketing, science communication, and writing in the biotechnology industry? We are looking for Scientific Marketing Specialists who will contribute to STEMCELL’s mission of improving lives through advanced knowledge and scientific discovery.
As a Scientific Marketing Specialist, you will support your area of research or product group by developing marketing strategies, creating helpful and engaging content, launching new products, and promoting content via various channels (e.g. social media, emails, webinars). This role has a highly collaborative component and will require communication with various Scientific, Marketing, and Product Management teams. If you have experience in a laboratory and a passion for marketing, science communications, scientific writing, or creative writing, we can’t wait to hear from you!
We are currently looking for creative minds in focus research and product areas including: Cell and Gene Therapy, Immunology, Epithelial Cell Biology, Business Operation Products, and Instrumentation.
Duties and Responsibilities
Plan and execute strategic marketing campaigns to support the delivery of STEMCELL’s market segment and brand strategies, and support the achievement of sales and marketing goals
Ensure newly launched products are available and appropriately highlighted on our website with all applicable information, performance data, supporting documentation, and associations with existing categories, products, and content
Create, maintain, and promote marketing content, including lead-generating activities, product pages and other website content, social media content, brochures, videos, web and print advertisements, sales tools, tradeshow booth graphics, and other promotional materials
Track, review, and report progress of marketing campaigns and tactics with supervisor and campaign project teams; identify and report bottlenecks and delays, and update status of assigned tasks in the project management system
Knowledge and Qualifications:
BSc in the life sciences with 2-3 years relevant experience, MSc in the life sciences with 1-2 years of experience, or PhD in the life sciences
Experience in a marketing or communications role, with a demonstrated ability to translate marketing strategy and tactical plans into effective marketing collateral is an asset
Excellent communication skills (verbal, written and presentation) both in one-on-one and in group settings, and technical writing skills appropriate for scientific and marketing materials
Detail-oriented with proven ability to meticulously copy-edit materials is essential.
Strong independent and group project management and organizational skills, including enthusiasm for working as a part of a dynamic, fast-paced, and results-oriented team
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 meaningful career development opportunities.
STEMCELL is well recognized for exceptional leadership and business practices. We are one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies and operate an ISO 14001-certified environmental management system to measure and reduce our environmental impact.
As an equal opportunity employer, STEMCELL is dedicated to ensuring that every employee feels safe, valued, and respected for who they are. We know that scientific progress and innovation occur when diverse, creative minds come together and we are committed to nurturing a culture of inclusivity and belonging. STEMCELL enforces a zero-tolerance policy for any form of discrimination. Selection decisions are solely based on job-related factors.
NOTE: STEMCELL’s vaccination policy requires that all candidates for this role be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including boosters), as currently recommended or required by local health authorities and public health orders, unless an exemption from this policy is approved through our accommodation request process.
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