Banner Default Image

Content Marketing Manager

  • Location


  • Job Function:


  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hayley Murfitt

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    28 November 2023

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Hayley Murfitt

Are you a Content Marketing Manager who is interested, or has experience in the life sciences industry as well as game-changing new technologies?

Are you a confident writer and editor who enjoys breaking down complex scientific information into clear, concise and engaging content?

We're delighted to be partnering with a growing, close-knit team of passionate scientists, engineers and creative thinkers in their search for a self-motivated, enthusiastic Content Marketing Manager.

The role will predominantly include content strategy planning, content creation and looking at the brand and brand awareness. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in building the companies brand plan and engaging content to prospects and customers.

This varied and developing role, will include:

  • Drafting and executing a content marketing strategy.
  • Identifying topics, trends, challenges, or objections to write to that will resonate with the target audiences.
  • Learning more about customer buyer journeys, identify and fill gaps with new content creation.
  • Identify key performance objectives that demonstrate the success of content marketing efforts and inform future directions.
  • Position the company as a trusted resource and thought leader within the scientific community through impactful content.
  • Plan projects and manage task load in our project planning tool to ensure visibility and on time delivery.
  • Work with our SEO agency to ensure best practices are met when drafting content.
  • Collaborate with internal or external experts to collate the insights required for content.
  • Draft the storyboards for video, or animated content and manage third party production agencies.
  • Produce high quality, scientific-led written content.
  • Distribute content via various channels including emailers, newsletters, social media posts, website, and third-party journals.
  • Support our Science and Technology team with the production of application notes and posters by ensuring on-point messaging and branding.
  • Craft follow up email sequences to nurture leads from mass lead gen campaigns and web downloads.
  • Maintain a high level of understanding about the our portfolio of products, services, applications, target customers and competitors.
  • Write press release briefing documents.
  • Liaise with the companies PR Agency to pitch for industry journal article placements.
  • Support the internal Event Coordinator by providing bespoke advertising content.
  • Responsible for producing new brochures and updating/producing content for new website pages in collaboration with internal experts.

We're looking for someone who has the following experience and qualifications:

  • Experience in content marketing or scientific/medical writing within the scientific or life sciences industry.
  • Degree level or equivalent in a biology discipline.
  • A basic understanding of in vitro cell-based assays.

The following experience would be desirable:

  • Prior experience working in drug discovery or development, or commercial roles targeting Pharma/Biotech.
  • An in-depth deep understanding of in vitro 3D cell-based assays, or new approach methodologies (NAMs).

In this fast-evolving organisation, an interest in technology, along with excellent writing and editing skills would be perfect, for this exciting role.

Attention to detail and being able to demonstrate a high quality of work is important.


Cambridge or remote (requirement to go into the Cambridge office 1 day per week)


Monday-Friday - 37.5 hours per week


Up to £45,000 per annum


Pension, Private Healthcare, Life Assurance, Income Protection and more!

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.