STM Marketing and Communications Coordinator – Toronto

  • Company:
    US Publishing Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    15 hours ago
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Our client is seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivatedCommunications and Marketing Coordinator.This individual will develop and create websites and apps, as well as marketing materials and design of printed journals and books. This individual will: *Develop and implement marketing strategies and campaign to reach the public and also academics as potential authors *Write copy for front-facing features *Write and organize internal and external communication for help articles, email templates, social media channels, and other documentation, maintaining a consistent brand voice *Write press releases, article summaries, blogs, podcasts, as well as other marketing content *Build up a database of STM journalists and liaise with journalists *Plan and manage the design, content, and production of marketing materials alongside the designer, such as social media posts, advertisements, and conference flyers *Oversee the UI/UX Designers work *Manage the content development for the blog site (WordPress) *Respond to user inquiries regarding press releases, sponsored tweets, advertising, and marketing *WriteFAQ articles for end users and staff *Have an opportunity to become involved in the management committee Requirements: * A Bachelor’s or Masters degree in communications, marketing, science communication, journalism, or a related field, with some experience in a science field, such as health or medicine *Must be fully authorized to work in Canada *Proven experience with content writing such as press releases and/or news features on STM topics (submit samples) *Proven experience with producing podcasts including audio/video recording and editing (please provide names of video editing software used and provide links to podcasts produced) *Experience in developing a marketing strategy and marketing campaigns including digital marketing/social media campaigns *Work experience in an STM publishing or science communication environment *Creative individual who is eager to contextualize and implement ideas *Knowledge of primary customers which are academic researchers publishing their work in peer-reviewed journals; familiarity with peer-reviewed STM publishing is a plus *Ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative *Ability to consistently meet deadlines *Superior time management skills *Some experience with project management *Ability to work effectively in teams and groups *Sound and mature judgment; decisive and tactful when working with multiple stakeholders *Excellent knowledge of and experience with social media campaigns *Excellent technical proficiency, with hands-on skills using current software such as the Google Suite, Google Analytics, Microsoft Word, Video Editing,Wordpress, etc. Our client is a small but rapidly growing open access publisher of peer reviewed STM journals with an emphasis on medicine, health, and technology titles.They are a Growth 500 company – one of the fastest growing companies in Canada, with a strong social mission: To transform scholarly communication, and to make health and medical information available to people when they need it. Their primary users and clients are academic authors and researchers, but they are increasingly developing innovative products and services for other user groups such as patients and consumers. They offer a competitive compensation, including a comprehensive, flexible benefits program that includes Extended Health and Dental Coverage, Disability Coverage, Life and Critical Illness Coverage. They are in a beautiful new office space near the harbor front and offer free snacks and beverages.