Marketing Specialist - Commercial in Wood Dale, Illinois at Leica Biosystems

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

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Job ID: SEL001436

About Us

Leica Biosystems is a global leader in workflow solutions and automation. As the only company to own the workflow from biopsy to diagnosis, we are uniquely positioned to break down the barriers between each of these steps.  Our mission of “Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives” is at the heart of our corporate culture. Our easy-to-use and consistently reliable offerings help improve workflow efficiency and diagnostic confidence. The company is represented in over 100 countries. It has manufacturing facilities in 9 countries, sales and service organizations in 19 countries, and an international network of dealers. The company is headquartered in Nussloch, Germany. Visit LeicaBiosystems.com  for more information.

Leica Biosystems is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check.
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Description

ou want to be part of an enthusiastic and collaborative team that will support your efforts?  Then we want to hear from you. 


We are seeking dedicated, team players that thrive in a fast paced environment while working towards a common goal.  


We are building a team that will provide diverse perspectives and will foster collaboration to propel our business growth. 


With the power of the Danaher Business System behind us, it’s our people who have made us the industry leader. Come join our winning team! 


The Marketing Specialist is responsible for managing the day-to-day execution of our Core Histology marketing campaigns, promotions, and events which align with company and business objectives. Reporting to the Marketing Director Life Science, the Marketing Specialist is responsible for building marketing campaigns content and executing the go-to-market strategy of Leica Biosystems’s products being sold into the Life Science Segment.

Major Responsibilities

  • Develop marketing campaigns content, and ensure that content is reviewed and taken through proper Regulatory and Legal approvals

Job Requirements



Qualifications

  • BS in Life Science or BA in Marketing or related field
  • Minimum 1.5 years of experience in Life Science commercial marketing. Work experience in Pharma, Biopharma, Biotech or Contract Research Organization a strong plus
  • Strong knowledge of digital marketing channels
  • Experience in managing projects from inception to completion, including managing to a campaign timeline.
  • Experience in supporting events/conferences
  • Excellent writing skills, with journalism or publishing experience a very strong plus
  • Proven ability to thrive in fast-paced, deadline-driven, work environments.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Proven ability to influence, work, and communicate effectively with peers.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and especially Excel)



All employment offers are contingent upon successful
completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check.



Leica Biosystems is an equal opportunity employer. We
evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin,
religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.



 



To Apply



Leica Biosystems is committed to attracting and retaining
the most highly qualified candidates available. We firmly believe that our
employees drive the success of the company. With success in mind as the
ultimate goal, we strive to create and provide an environment that offers
challenging, stimulating and financially rewarding opportunities. As a Leica
Biosystems employee, you will be consistently challenged to deliver your best.



If you are ready for this challenge, complete the on-line
application and submit your resume for consideration.



Leica Biosystems pays salaries commensurate with market
value, and provides exceptional benefits.



Leica Biosystems is an Affirmative Action and Equal
Opportunity Employer Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Disability, Vet,
Sexual Orientation, and Gender Identity.




Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.