Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager

Position Overview:

Work on projects that make a difference! Sage Bionetworks is a Seattle based non-profit organization dedicated to the transformation of biomedical research through the power of open collaboration.

We are recruiting for a full or part-time Marketing Manager to work with our diverse team of research scientists, design and software engineers and governance professionals to develop and implement a marketing and communications strategy in support of our open science initiatives.  This is a project-based role that will work closely with our management team.

Specific Responsibilities include:

  • Work with the leadership team to develop a marketing plan for the organization
  • Help define key messages tailored to our specific audiences and their unique needs
  • Develop marketing materials promoting our key products and services for multiple channels (website, email, social media, events, etc.)
  • Coordinate efforts across our research, technology and governance teams
  • Work with our design team to further develop the organization’s branding materials, including website graphics
  • Coordinate communications, including writing and/or editing content for press releases, emails, testimonials and case studies, and social media campaigns
  • Develop relationships with the press related to the placement of Sage related articles and press releases
  • Coordinate the organization’s social media presence
  • Create a suite of product-specific learning materials and resources to be used by clients and partners
  • Coordinate external marketing resources, including contract design work, public relations, SEO, and content creation

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or communications
  • Minimum of 5 years of marketing experience
  • Strong project management skills
  • Highly proficient with Microsoft Office; Experienced in Photoshop, Adobe Suite and social media tools
  • Experience writing and editing copy
  • Familiarity with CMS, marketing analytics tools, and SEO
  • Proven effective and efficient communication skills applicable to a diverse audience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with a biomedical research organization or technology company
  • Expertise in product marketing strategies

About Sage Bionetworks:  We believe we can learn more by learning from each other.  We partner with researchers, patients, and healthcare innovators to drive collaborative data-driven science to improve health.  We advance biomedicine by making science more open, collaborative and inclusive.

Sage offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.

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