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Digital Marketing Specialist

Company: Synexus Limited
Location: Dependant on application - UK remit
Reference: synexus/TP/207/636
Closing Date: 28 Dec 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): 30,000 - 40,000
Benefits: Up to UKP 40000.00 per year

Job Summary:

Excellent opportunity for a Digital Marketing Specialist


The purpose of the role is to work collaboratively with all stakeholders across the business, leading the development and execution of brand strategy and associated programmes.

You will develop and implement strategies to meet the target audience via the below methods (non exhaustive):

  • Social media marketing: developing a distinct online presence and effective patient recruitment by attracting high numbers of internet followers through social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.
  • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO): developing strategies to increase the number of visitors to a website by achieving high-ranking placements in search results to help in effective patient recruitment and brand awareness.
  • Pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns: sponsored online advertising paid for by the business to appear alongside non-paid search results.
  • Mobile marketing: includes app-based, location-based and SMS marketing.
  • Create digital marketing & social media engagement plan to support patient recruitment for clinical trials and brand awareness
Package description

Synexus has a great team of professional, smart and energetic people.  We focus on continued professional development, engaging and supporting the team within in order to reach the common goals of the business. We also offer a competitive benefits package consisting of, but not limited to, 25 days annual leave, Life Assurance, Private Health Insurance*, Profit sharing bonuses*, Childcare Vouchers.

* Dependant on role

Main responsibilities

Key Responsibilities :

  • Produce marketing reports on initiatives and strategy
  • Use web analytics software to monitor the performance of client websites and make recommendations for improvement;
  • Contribute to company and industry blogs and manage e-communications;
  • Assist with paid media - including liaising with digital advertising agencies;
  • Develop and integrate content marketing strategies;
  • Keep up to date with current digital trends;
  • Manage the contact database and assist with lead generation activities;
  • Negotiate with media suppliers to achieve the best price for clients.
  • Assist UK Patient Engagement Team with concept design and activities to support patient recruitment for studies
  • Relationship management
  • Facilitate open discussion and debate amongst key stakeholders and build internal and external relationships through partnering, anticipating needs and fulfilling expectations.
  • Work towards common goals by supporting, encouraging and sharing information with peers / colleagues
  • Support acceleration of new capabilities, including digital and multi-channel marketing
  • Create culture of innovation and continuous improvement
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity
Ideal candidate
  • Educated to degree level within a relevant subject or equivalent experience
  • Energetic
  • Innovative and not afraid to try new ideas
  • Well organised and ability to be flexible, prioritise multiple demands and effectively perform in tight timelines
  • Strong cross-functional skills (working in matrix environment)
  • Flexibility to travel
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong emotional intelligence
About the company

Synexus is a rapidly growing multi-national involved in the clinical trial space with 24 dedicated research centres across seven countries and two continents. We aim to be the patients’ choice for clinical research. Our team of highly trained and dedicated staff live the Synexus values of patient engagement, integrity, empowerment, customer service and expertise. Synexus is consistently growing; both organically and through strategic acquisitions, if you would like to find out more about this success story in the making, please visit us at

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Sandringham House Ackhurst Park Chorley Lancashire
Tel:  +44 (0)161 209 3619
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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