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Title:  Technical Marketing Content Specialist

Req ID:  14644
Category:  Marketing/Communications
City:  St. Louis
State:  MO
Postal Code:  63043
Description: 

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Do you look forward to Science Friday?  Do you subscribe to Science Magazine?  If so, this could be the position for you. This role would support both product management and technical services in producing technical content for our Customers and for internal use in developing training materials,  competitive intelligence and growth strategies. The Technical Services Marketing Content Specialist would participate in researching industry regulations and technical topics, writing and/or editing publications developed by the technical services team. This position would also manage the rolling two-year extensive review of all our technical literature.

Duties

  • Performs market, regulatory and competitive research under the direction of Marketing and Technical Services leads.
  • Creates written summaries of research topic to be incorporated into briefs to senior leadership, Sales, Marketing and Technical Services.
  • Manages the bi-annual literature review process within the Technical Services team. Provides the first level editorial review for existing and new literature projects. 
  • Develops material for the technical library through working with Marketing, Technical Support, Marcomm and outside vendors on an ongoing basis. 

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree

Required Experience

Education Experience

B.S. in scientific or technical field e.g. Chemistry, Biology, Chemical Engineering is desired.  A bachelor's degree in Marketing or Communications would be considered if combined with work experience in a technical industry or experience requiring extensive technical writing. 

Work Experience

  • 3-5 years experience with technical documentation research and writing in a regulated industry e.g. Pharmaceutical, Medical device, or related.
  • 3-5 years experience in editing technical documents.
  • 3-5 years experience in the technical writing or publishing area; or strong written communication skills as evidenced by prior publications or publishing positions

Skills and Competencies

  • Skilled at conducting research (data mining) from various databases, search engines and websites, e.g. Excel, PDA, IEST, competitor’s sites.
  • Comfort with technical terms relating to regulatory functions and chemicals.
  • Familiarity with marketing activities and terminology related to marketing functions e.g. market size, share, buyer persona etc.
  • Strong research skills and familiarity with the regulations of the LS industry and prior position in LS preferred
  • Excellent writing skills and strong experience us Microsoft Suite programs,  e.g. PowerPoint, Word, Excel,  Adobe, etc.to produce high quality documents.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in writing in multiple styles and for diverse audiences.
  • Ability to handle short-term deliverable timeframes and manage longer term project milestones.
  • Strong communication, organizational and time management skills.

 

STERIS is a $2B+, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

Req ID:  14644
Category:  Marketing/Communications
City:  St. Louis
State:  MO
Postal Code:  63043


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