Job vacancy - marketing manager at Akron Biotech

Job Vacancy: Marketing Manager at Akron Biotech

Akron Biotech are hiring!
We spend many hours at work. For that reason, work should feel like a second home, and that is what we strive for Akron to be.

We are looking for individuals who are motivated, hard-working and great team players. We are growing at a fast pace with a mission to bring the next generation of therapies to market. We are efficient, dynamic and knowledge-driven – but also fun and creative.

In addition to a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, we offer a stimulating environment with multiple growth and outreach opportunities. Join us if you think this is the right place for you.

Marketing Manager

General Responsibilities:
  • Lead the execution of marketing programs from start to finish by leveraging the right internal people and processes as well as Akron’s network of consultants and vendors
  • Plan, execute and maintain digital and traditional marketing instruments including website, SEO, collateral, social media, and display advertising
  • Measure and report performance of all marketing campaigns and assess against goals (ROI and KPIs) and prepare and monitor the marketing budget on a quarterly and annual basis
  • Conduct market research to understand competitor activities and industry trends, presenting findings to the sales team and thereby impacting sales objectives and priorities
  • Write copy that makes technical concepts and ideas intelligible to a broad audience, ensuring fluid communication with the scientific community, the industry, and with the general public
  • Write and disseminate press releases covering major developments at Akron in collaboration with internal stakeholders, vendors, and traditional and digital media outlets
  • Maintain the resource library for product marketing and sales presentations, and ensure that relevant internal stakeholders remain aware of changes to key materials
  • Participate in weekly and as needed calls with the sales team and with company leadership to review activities and plan strategy
  • Travel to conferences and trade shows, managing the arrival and organization of all promotional materials, and staffing exhibit booth as required
  • Perform any other duties as assigned

Work Experience Requirements:
  • A sense of aesthetics and a love for great copy and clear communication
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in traditional or digital marketing, technical writing, and/or project management, with a focus on biotechnology and the life sciences as a significant plus
  • High level of self-management with ability to work independently and offer creative solutions
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and be flexible
  • Work effectively in a team-based organization: collaborate cross-functionally, seek broad input, build alignment around key objectives, exercise influence and support decision making
  • Attention to detail with the ability to prioritize effectively and work efficiently in meeting deadlines
  • Excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills, a quality listener with strong consultative and project management skills
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, and Project)

Employee Benefits:
  • Health, vision, dental insurance
  • Life Insurance • 401k with
  • Personal time off

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