Marketing and Communications Manager | USC

Marketing and Communications Manager | USC

Los Angeles, California, The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine strives to leverage technology, spark innovation, and drive interdisciplinary evidence-based research to reimagine and redefine cancer treatment, enhance health, and transform lives.  Under the visionary leadership of David B. Agus, MD, The Ellison Institute was designed to tackle the difficult questions in health care and research to push the boundaries of medicine forward. To accomplish this, the Institute offers multifaceted programs, including a cancer center, cross-disciplinary research laboratories, a health policy think-tank, and community outreach and educational opportunities. Please visit http://ellison.usc.edu  to learn more about the Ellison Institute and our brand new, state-of-the-art facility in West Los Angeles. Job Summary The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute is seeking a talented and passionate Marketing and Communications Manager to join its team. The Institute is made up of a diverse group of innovative and talented professionals who work in a fast-paced environment that provides ongoing support to research projects, patient care, lab research and administrative operations. The Marketing and Communications Manager is responsible for performing the following job duties: Job Accountabilities: Managing the day-to-day marketing operations and supervises staff, as assigned. Participates in development of marketing and sales goals, objectives, plans and strategies. Assists in determining target markets. Administers programs to promote awareness of department services and/or products within the University community and/or to the general public, such as direct mail, telemarketing, advertising, publicity, community relations, promotional activities, special events, etc. Develops, produces and distributes publications and other promotional materials for department marketing and public relations purposes. Researches and prepares budget proposals for marketing purposes, as assigned. Administers marketing budget(s), as assigned. Develops and implements market research instruments or utilizes standard market research instruments to collect information necessary to market department goods and/or services. Plans and conducts surveys, as appropriate. Coordinates use of surveys and other market research instruments to collect appropriate information, as assigned. Designs and produces marketing reports for department and/or University use. Administers department marketing calendar, as assigned. Monitors schedules, production and distribution arrangements and other details to ensure timely completion and quality control of marketing activities and publications. Establishes and maintains contacts with internal and external marketing professionals and vendors such as artists, designers, photographers, mailing houses, postal service, list brokers, advertising representatives, media contacts, etc. Coordinates appropriate use of University and/or department logos, emblems and indicia. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Preferred Education: Masterâ??s Degree Preferred Experience: 3 years of experience Preferred Field of Expertise: Thorough knowledge of marketing and business management. Knowledge of the principles, practices, concepts and methodology of marketing. Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills. Salary Range: $68,203 – $110,616.16 Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum educationMinimum Experience: 3 years, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experienceMinimum Field of Expertise: Thorough knowledge of marketing and business management. Knowledge of the principles, practices, concepts and methodology of marketing. Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.

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