Web Content Specialist

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Duties
Enter, review, and manage life science product and technical information in a database that serves as the primary source for an online product catalog and eCommerce system.
Work closely with groups such as product management, marketing management, and web content managers to obtain the necessary product information, ensure its accuracy/quality, optimize it for the web, and launch it on the web site at the appropriate time.
Use hands-on experience with life science research techniques and familiarity with the scientific literature to guide product allocation and attribute selection.
Develop and maintain a working knowledge of the company's life science products, how they are used and how they relate to other products.
This position also helps to edit and reviews web pages that describe or feature a wide range of life sciences products across the web site, aligning them to editorial, digital, and brand style guidelines.

Skills
Strong knowledge of molecular, cellular, and/or protein biology research techniques including PCR, cloning, protein expression, qPCR, and antibody production and labeling.
Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to efficiently evaluate, sort, and categorize disparate types of data with a keen attention to detail.
Must also have excellent writing skills, particularly the ability to interpret complex scientific information and present it in a clear, concise, e manner.
Basic knowledge of HTML is a plus, as is familiarity with traditional and online marketing concepts.
Excellent computer skills and the ability to problem-solve, multi-task, and prioritize while working independently to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment is critical for success in this position.



Education
A Masters or Doctoral degree in a Life Science Research Area (Protein Biology, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or a related field)
OR a Bachelors degree in a Life Science plus at least 3 years hands-on laboratory experience in Life Science.
Familiarity with Excel, HTML, and/or content management systems.