Content Marketing Manager

20/10/21

Location

Moutstraat 108, Gent, Belgium

Function type

Marketing

Vacancy

For more than a decade, ONTOFORCE has addressed the problem many life sciences companies struggle with: bringing together structured and unstructured data to create new insights. These insights lead to accelerated drug discovery, more in-depth insights into research, real-world evidence, optimized clinical trial research, and a faster go-to-market. ONTOFORCE already works for lighthouse customers such as Amgen, UCB, BMS, Roche, Medidata, and numerous other life sciences colleagues. Thanks to the intense collaboration with renowned research institutes such as IMEC, VIB, UGent, KULeuven, and international research and industrial consortia such as ELIXIR, FAIRplus, and Pistoia Alliance, it guarantees that you are engaging with a global player that has made transforming data into insights its primary objective.

We're looking for a talented and highly motivated Content Marketing Manager to join our team. Location: Belgium, or EMEA home office based with regular travel to Belgium

Department: Marketing, direct report to the VP of Marketing Employment type: Full time

Minimum experience: +5 years in Content Marketing within the Life Sciences industry

 

OUR WORKING ENVIRONMENT

The marketing team in ONTOFORCE is the beating heart of the organization, with the mission both strategically and operationally to be able to respond even better to the needs of our life science customers through a data-driven go-to-market approach combined with the pursuit of maximum customer intimacy. Together with the other colleagues and departments, we make growth happen in the exciting market of the life sciences industry. At ONTOFORCE, we adhere to an agile work environment, giving every employee a high degree of freedom, room for initiative, opportunity for growth, and capacity to assume responsibility.

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Content Marketing Manager, you are a strategic advisor when it comes to elevating the brand and reputation of ONTOFORCE by creating compelling content stories and implementing content marketing strategies that connect to our global audience, hence contributing to ONTOFORCE’s ultimate purpose: improving the quality of life.

 

KEY RESULT AREAS

1. CONTENT STRATEGY & SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY

You create the content marketing plan and social media strategy in line with the company strategy and objectives. You actively skim the market for new ideas and innovations related to Life Science and Pharma use cases to position ONTOFORCE as a thought leader in selected areas of knowledge discovery. You closely collaborate with the Product Marketing Manager to translate the market information and customer expectations in a multi-level content approach. You conduct stakeholder interviews and identify gaps and opportunities in content. Information architecture: you create content models and give recommendations for taxonomy and metadata

2. TRANSLATE CONTENT MARKETING PLAN INTO ACTIONABLE INPUT FOR LEAD GENERATION AND DIGITAL MARKETING

You plan, create, improve and share valuable content to attract and convert prospects into customers and customers into repeat buyers. Your message considers the combination of the lifecycle of both your global audience and our product: right message / right channel / right audience / right time. You determine the content of campaigns, create, set up, and follow up actions, campaigns, and product launches regarding the different online and offline channels to offer updated information through the various channels at regular intervals. You play a leading role in managing both on-page SEO and off-page SEO analysis and execution, improving organic search engine performance, and setting goals based on click-through rates, conversions, and traffic. Operationally develop, supervise and support different communication products to guarantee uniform business communications.

3. RESEARCH AND ANALYTICS

Evaluate the efficiency and impact of campaigns, online and offline content, and potential 3rd party agencies to analyze to what extent these have been successful and ensure the quality and further improvement of the results. You carry out user research and usability testing. Monitor and analyze the organization’s e-reputation on the different online channels and recommend optimal intervention scenarios to protect the organization’s positive image and reputation.

4. ACTIVELY SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERTISE

Stay well-informed about the evolutions and developments related to DISQOVER, keep your knowledge up to date. Transfer expertise to ensure knowledge is passed on to the different employees within ONTOFORCE and, thus, guarantee long-term continuity.

 

YOUR PROFILE

You hold…

  • A Master's degree in Economic / Commercial Sciences or Commercial Engineering or equivalent.

The ideal Content Marketing Manager…

  • Is a strong communicator with experience creating and executing content strategies across digital media.

  • Has 5+ years of proven content strategy and project management experience.

  • Acts as both producer and strategist, with proven experience in owning copywriting projects from strategy to production.

  • Is able to provide a compelling content vision for the ONTOFORCE organization and DISQOVER

  • Has customer-facing experience, since you will work at the intersection of product, sales, and marketing

  • Has experience presenting to a senior-level audience and is comfortable taking the stage

  • Combines research & analytical skills with empathy and connect with customers and internal stakeholders at all levels

  • Is result-oriented, and has the can-do attitude required to thrive in a scale-up company

People we love to work with are…

Passionate, curious, development-focused, communicative, fast learners, team players, and quality-focused.

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