Marketing Communications Specialist
Content Management
UK - Home based

Cytel is seeking a content writer/ marketing communications specialist to join our team in the UK.   As part of a fast-paced global marketing team, you will be responsible for crafting a variety of communications to help grow our audience of potential biopharmaceutical customers, build our brand, and nurture marketing qualified leads to enable revenue growth.
  • Write various types of articles on a wide range of biostatistics and clinical trial topics for our active and growing blog.
  • Provide feedback to other contributors, and edit other writers’ content.
  • Grow our subscriber base by providing them with regular, helpful content aligned with their needs and interests.
  • Contribute to long-form content projects such as white papers and eBooks as required.
  • Work alongside other members of the marketing team to help distribute content that educates our audience and supports marketing goals.
  • Help to build and manage the company’s social media profiles and presence, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and additional channels that may be deemed relevant.
  • Contribute to the wider activity of the marketing team including conference attendance, brochure creation, PR activity and online advertising.
A BA/BSc or higher degree in biological science or a related discipline is essential.  In addition, we require:
  • Minimum of 1-2 years post-graduation experience in a commercial (preferably marketing) environment.
  • Ability to quickly grasp often complex scientific subject matter and articulate it in an interesting and engaging way
  • Demonstrable writing ability and experience in a commercial communications setting i.e. marketing/ proposals/ technical writing.
  • Ability to work autonomously and manage multiple projects at the same time in a busy environment.
  • Strong verbal communication skills and ability to engage key stakeholders and contributors internally and externally.
  • Familiarity with the pharmaceutical and/ or biotechnology sector and/ or understanding of statistics would be a bonus.
  • You must have a real passion for writing and communicating scientific topics.
The role will be primarily home- based, but you should be located within reach of Cambridge to facilitate regular co-working with the Content Marketing Manager.
Who we are
The clinical development of drugs and devices is crucial for human welfare. Our mission is to improve success rates in this endeavor.
We do this by improving the design and implementation of clinical trials through the innovative application of statistical science, operations research, and information technology.
Compensation & Benefits

We offer competitive salary-based package, bonus, comprehensive medical health insurance and pension.
Cytel Inc. is an Equal Employment / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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