Marketing Communications Specialist

Date: Jan 4, 2022

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 10%

Requisition ID: 5349

 

About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit teleflex.com.

 

US COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

Teleflex is focused on the health and safety of our employees, their families, and our customers. Teleflex will comply with US government regulations regarding COVID-19 vaccination requirements for US workers. To ensure we are prepared for all applicable vaccination requirements, Teleflex is currently collecting vaccination status and accommodation requests from our US based employees.

Employees and new hires in sales or field-based roles that require vendor credentials to access medical facilities as an essential function of the job, may be required to obtain the COVID-19 vaccination based on customers/site requirement. This requirement is independent of Teleflex policy or any applicable US governmental regulations.

 

Vascular Access – Built on a history of innovation, our Arrow® brand of technically advanced vascular access devices are renowned throughout the world. Many of our vascular access products have antimicrobial and antithrombogenic protection designed to reduce vascular-related complications and include long and short dwell central venous catheters (CVC), sheath introducers, arterial lines, peripherally inserted central catheters (PICC), as well as specialty devices and an advanced vascular positioning system to facilitate precise placement of a PICC or CVC near the heart. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

The Marketing Communications Specialist will support the development of communication strategy and tactical execution in support of the overall marketing goals of the Vascular business unit for North America. This involves a high level of cross-functional collaboration with stakeholders in Product Marketing, Clinical & Medical Affairs, Legal/Compliance, and Regulatory, as well as other functional areas as determined by the project. This role will also be responsible for ensuring communications materials adhere to Teleflex brand standards, corporate identity guidelines, and company policies governing such materials.

Teleflex is committed to saving lives and improving patient outcomes through innovative, clinician-preferred medical devices and outstanding service. Our Arrow® Brand of products – which would be within scope for this position - are known to clinicians the world over.
 

Principal Responsibilities

•    Collaborate with product managers to develop marketing communications plans to support business objectives
•    Lead the day-to-day tactical execution of communication materials including collateral, print and digital advertising, email marketing, website content and video development
•    Master the MarCom process, driving cross-functional collaboration to produce compelling communication materials. Materials must be routed through the regulatory system 
•    Manage relationships with external vendors (agencies, printers, photographers, etc.) to complete projects on time and on budget
•    Manage translation of key marketing communication materials 
•    Participate in the planning and execution of marketing communications strategies and programs in support of tradeshows and product-related events for assigned business/product lines
•    Oversee inventory of marketing collateral, managing reprints and rebranding of materials as necessary 
•    Encourage the development of metrics-based components for all projects and programs
•    Work in accordance with Corporate Marketing Communications standards, including using approved vendors, quality and labeling procedures and other processes
 

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Bachelor’s degree (in communications, marketing, design, business, or associated fields
•    2+ years professional experience including direct experience in marketing communications, brand management, design, or related areas  
•    Marketing agency experience a strong plus, especially in account service 
•    Experience with Microsoft Office suite
•    Experience with Adobe Creative Suite a plus
•    Time and priority management; ability to manage multiple programs and projects effectively and efficiently 
•    Excellent writing skills and strong verbal communications 
•    Thrives in a fast-paced environment with a high tolerance for change.  
 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Experience working in a regulated environment, with healthcare, medical device or pharmaceuticals
•    Ability to think strategically and deliver tactically
•    Ability to provide creative and strategic guidance and focus to team members
•    Ability to lead and influence laterally 
•    Planning, organization, oral and written communications skills, project management, creativity, problem-solving, teamwork, resource management, budget management, attention to detail, ethics and values. 


TRAVEL REQUIRED: 15%

 

 

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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