Life Science Graduate Scheme (Marketing, Sales, Tech Services)

Life Science Graduate Scheme (Marketing, Sales, Tech Services)

Job Title: Life Science Graduate Scheme (Marketing, Sales, Tech Services)
Contract Type: Immediate Start Graduate Role
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH3318_1638785058
Contact Name: Mark Newland
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 06, 2021 10:04

Job Description

Life Science Graduate Scheme (Marketing, Sales, Tech Services)
Job Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire, South East England (Commutable from Oxford, Swindon, Abingdon, Reading, Newbury etc.)
Job Salary: Circa £21K

Our client, a leading provider of products within scientific research, are looking for a life science graduate with to join their team as a Graduate Marketing Associate. This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate to make their first steps into a marketing role and use their scientific degree in a more creative way, away from the laboratory.
No marketing experience is necessary although if you have it that's a bonus! In house training will be provided, making this the perfect opportunity for you to begin your marketing related career.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Handling enquiries from customers on LiveChat
  • Responding to website email product queries with a prompt service
  • Attend events and conferences to interface with customers
  • To maintain regular liaison with the Business Unit Managers to ensure they are kept fully briefed on all relevant information relating to potential sales and customer issues
  • To highlight any market problems (pricing, new competition etc) with suggested solutions and recommended actions
  • Contribute to sales activity, both reactive and proactive.
  • Maintain customer records and all commercial activity on CRM
  • Participate in Marketing planning and implementation of marketing campaigns and PR
  • Write technical content for marketing material such as webpages, flyers and brochures.
  • Assist in market research, competitor review and price comparisons
  • Develop and nurture our social media audience
  • Contribute to maintenance of our product database

Job Requirements:

  • A degree in either Life Science (Biology, Biochemistry, Biomedical Science etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Some experience with marketing would be beneficial, but not an essential requirement
  • An enthusiasm for sales and marketing as well as life science
  • Great time management and organisational skills