MARKETING SPECIALIST



JOB SUMMARY

This newly created marketing role is an exciting opportunity to join a high-growth organization that is changing the future of healthcare. We are looking for a new team member of our marketing organization, reporting to the Controller, who will bring the right blend of strategic and analytical skills to develop, refine and publicize the story of MHN’s successes in healthcare innovation, targeting a broad audience. 

Your broad objective will be to support the overall organizational goals to promote MHN’s thought leadership as well as our clinical and technical assets.  You will also support the achievement of growth objectives and development of new business opportunities.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Design and execute high quality presentation materials for MHN speakers.
  • Develop strategic communication strategies to help specific audiences connect with the story.
  • Seek out and qualify opportunities for conference presentations, webinars, trade shows and other opportunities, including submitting abstracts for speaking engagements.
  • Coordinate and submit responses to various RFPs
  • Interface with external PR firm to maximize opportunities for MHN exposure.
  • Own and manage the day-to-day operation of marketing processes and tools.
  • Liaise with related organization to coordinate some marketing opportunities.
  • Plan and coordinate events, including trade shows, webinars and executive-level events.
  • Continually optimize the website as a marketing tool, including SEO/SEM optimization.

COMPETENCIES

  • Understanding of the healthcare and technology ecosystems
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare exceptional marketing presentations 
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to introduce innovative, creative, unique ideas and rapidly experiment
  • Ability to identify and implement marketing technologies that meet the needs of the business
  • Comfort and confidence to be a self-starter and operate independently
  • Mission-driven team player who is flexible, bold and vocal
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint required

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree required 
  • 3-5 years general marketing experience, preferably in a healthcare or technology setting.
  • Position is full-time at our Chicago office.  Must be local or willing to relocate.


To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to careers@mhnchicago.org.