1+ months

Brand and Digital Marketing, Manager

Lake Forest, IL 60045
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Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

PLEASE NOTE:  This is not an active open requisition. We are building a candidate slate for a future opening.

Position Summary:

The Manager, Brand and Digital Marketing is responsible for messaging, positioning, and the definition and execution of marketing communications plans, with a focus on activating Abbott Diagnostic's digital marketing programs.  This individual will maintain a broad understanding of traditional marketing channels, stay up-to-date of the latest trends in emerging media and digital channels, and partner will internal/external stakeholders to ensure the objectives of Abbott Diagnostic's marketing programs are being met.

Position Responsibilities:

This flexible and agile strategic thinker will support the Abbott Diagnostics Division Global Marketing objectives and will be responsible for:

  • Lead the development of multi-channel marketing and communications strategies and plans to support Abbott Diagnostic's business, with a focus on digital.
  • Partner with product teams to develop customer testimonials, videos, white papers, and other resources to drive thought leadership.
    • Support key trade shows and events.
    • Administer, monitor, and approve the application of brand guidelines.
    • Support market research efforts and interpret market research to help shape marketing and communications strategy and direction.
    • Maintain knowledge of key product attributes and competitive differentiation to effectively position products in both traditional and digital channels.
    • Provide guidance and consultation to internal and external stakeholders on the strategies, tactics and processes for effective marketing and communications initiatives.


      • Bachelor's required; degree in marketing/communications preferred.
      • MBA, MS communications, or MS journalism is a plus.


        • 8+ years in a marketing and communications role with 3+ years digital & social media marketing.
        • Highly motivated, results-driven team player. 
        • Strong written and verbal communication skills
        • Proven experience in product positioning and messaging.
        • Proven experience in leading, developing and implementing digital initiatives and marketing communications plans.
        • Intimate understanding of traditional and emerging marketing channels.
        • Solid project management skills and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
        • Healthcare experience is desired, but not required.
        • The ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.","title":"Brand and Digital Marketing, ManagerDivision: ADD Diagnostics
          Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
          Medical Surveillance: Not Applicable
          Significant Work Activities: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)


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Posted: 2019-12-13 Expires: 2020-02-12

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