The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is looking for a full-time rock-star marketing coordinator for our expansive portfolio of publishing. Based in Washington, DC, ASM is part of one of science’s most exciting fields. The Scientific Publishing Marketing Coordinator will be part of ASM’s award-winning Marketing and Communications department and will be coordinating promotional plans and activities for the society’s journals and books departments. Responsibilities include but not limited to: assisting with the development and implementation of targeted, effective integrated marketing campaigns for ASM Journals and Books departments, coordinating creation, production and delivery of tactics to execute the plans effectively, developing compelling content and messaging, provide input on the design, and manage the production and distribution of all print and digital marketing materials. He or she will also be responsible for monitoring campaign activity and results and use data/ findings to modify and inform plans and future actions.
If you are ready for a real challenge and to make a real difference for science, apply for this unique position today.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing or communications. Previous marketing and communications experience in association, medical society or scientific organization.
5+ years’ marketing communication experience with expertise in developing and executing targeted, effective campaigns that drive results
Experience in the for-profit clinical industry (clinical labs, diagnostic and pharmaceutical companies) preferred
Extensive direct marketing experience including list research and management
Ability to manage multiple promotions and campaigns simultaneously
Proficiency building and using tools to track and report out performance of multiple marketing campaigns
Effective communicator with the ability to interface with a variety of internal and external clients including program managers, program directors and staff
Good writing skills and ability to work with communications team or consultants to develop compelling, targeted, results-oriented copy
Good visual communication skills and the ability to work with communications team or consultants to develop compelling, targeted, results-oriented design solutions
Ability to leverage digital and social media tools to achieve program goals
Proficiency with MS Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Ability to leverage social media, email and association management software systems
Ability to travel
Please submit salary requirements, cover letter and resume to: ASM, Attn: HR, 1752 N Street NW, Wash, DC 20036 or email to HR@asmusa.org. Equal Opportunity Employer.
About American Society for Microbiology
The ASM is the world's largest scientific society of individuals interested in the microbiological sciences. The Society’s mission is to advance microbiological sciences through the pursuit of scientific knowledge and dissemination of the results of fundamental and applied research.