Our client, a global medical devices company is hiring a Product Communications Specialist.
The Product Communications Specialist serves as a liaison between Arthrex Product Management and Communications and is responsible for the development and execution of integrated communication strategies that support product marketing/promotion and patient education. This role is highly collaborative and requires the ability to operate on both a strategic and tactical level with strong project management skills.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop, present and execute strategic communication plans that support the needs of product teams within assigned verticals.
Collaborate with Corporate Communications sub-teams and cross functional creative teams on campaign recommendations and tactics for achieving established business objectives and KPIs.
Manage the successful execution of all campaign initiatives, including research, planning, concepting, implementation, evaluation and reporting; ensure that established deadlines are met.
Develop strong relationships with all stakeholders and business partners and serve as main point of contact ensuring all communications and digital marketing needs are being met.
Collaborate and interface with various business units throughout the company; meet with requestors, gather information and distribute meeting notes with actionable items.
Facilitate strong communication within the Communications team; collaborate with all sub-team leads and manage project workflow processes across multiple teams and departments.
Stay abreast of industry trends, opportunities and best practices to continually enhance how we communicate digitally with our various audiences.
Serve cross-functional roles within the department as needed or assigned.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree required preferably in communications, marketing or related field
5 years of relevant experience in corporate communications or similar role
3 years of writing experience (preferably a mix of journalism and marketing) required
Experience with account management (agency or in-house) working with or on a Communications or Marketing team preferred
Experience with enterprise marketing automation and social media platforms for business preferred
Medical device and/or consumer product industry experience preferred
Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
Exceptional interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
A quick learner who is highly organized and able to jump into projects and own them
Experience working successfully with cross-functional teams
Deadline- and detail-oriented with strong initiative and the ability to manage multiple projects/processes in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Exceptional time and project management skills
Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:
Macintosh or PC platform
Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Adobe Creative Suite (In Design, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver) a plus