Leading, global medical device corporation in Orange County CA is seeking a full-time social media & PR/marcomm freelancer for an onsite, 8 week assignment, starting in June 2012. Details are below. If interested, please email Deb Kaufman directly with your resume and med device experience, at email@example.com
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TITLE: Social Media & Marketing Communications/PR Manager - Full Time Freelancer
EMPLOYER: Medical Device Corporation (global, publicly traded)
LOCATION: Orange County, CA
REPORTS TO: VP Marketing
FREELANCE OPPORTUNITY, 8 weeks, starting ASAP/June 2012
TO APPLY: email resume that details any/all medical device social media/digital strategies & PR/marcomm experience to: Deb Kaufman firstname.lastname@example.org
Eight week onsite full-time opportunity for a skilled integrated communications and social media/digital strategies practitioner who is a self-starter, independently accountable and able to drive projects from inception to completion.
Freelancer should possess well-honed skills in the full range of PR/communications strategies and tactics (press releases, media relations, collateral development, sales management support programs) with a strong focus on developing/integrated compelling social media and interactive strategies and solutions. This professional will be a strategic thinker who understands social media’s role and impact, and will have demonstrated experience in the development and execution of social media campaigns/online marketing.
The Freelancer will have a passion for innovation and delivering broad-based PR/strategic communications and digital marketing solutions; will be a strong writer, able to develop compelling social media content; and are as hands-on as they are creative/strategic. A supreme project management orientation is essential as well as an ability to instill trust and confidence across a wide variety of programs and with multiple department contacts.
Includes, but not limited to the following:
Lead/own projects; independently accountable
Develop, oversee and manage sophisticated PR, communications and social media/digital projects
Develop and execute online strategies, including writing strategic and creative content and researching competitors
Monitor, measure and report performance on builds and campaigns; regularly monitor and create ROI and performance reports for PR, communications and social media
Understand basic research techniques and methodologies and use them to support development/execution of campaigns
Exhibit strong understanding of the PR/communications, digital landscape, and online measurement and analytics
Design and implement directly or through vendors relationships, online advocacy efforts
Monitor PR and social media channels on a daily basis for latest trends and case studies; and maintains a deep knowledge of social media channels and effective strategies to maximize engagement of online audiences
Train/educate marketing members on social media channels and best practices; strategize with and educate the management team and others across the company on incorporating relevant social media techniques into the corporate culture and into all of the company’s products and services
Bachelors degree in marketing, communications or related field is preferred
3-5+ years PR, marketing or advertising agency experience; interactive and social media/digital strategies a must; medical device experience strongly preferred
Must exhibit a demonstrated track record of developing and executing successful PR/media relations, online marketing and social media programs, and have knowledge of monitoring and analytical tools with an ability synthesize data
Comprehensive understanding of online marketing (including social and new media), email marketing and website functionality
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, verbal and written
Superior organizational skills and attention to detail
Must be able to multi-task; strong project management skills; and able to manage multiple projects at a time
Passion for healthcare industry.