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Friday, July 20, 2018

AltiCure - Marketing Communications Specialist


AtriCure, Inc. provides innovative technologies for the treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) and related conditions. Afib affects more than 33 million people worldwide. Electrophysiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons around the globe use AtriCure technologies for the treatment of Afib and reduction of Afib related complications. AtriCure’s Isolator® Synergy™ Ablation System is the first and only medical device to receive FDA approval for the treatment of long standing persistent Afib and we have treated over 200,000 patients over the past ten years. Additionally, our AtriClip Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Exclusion System products are the most widely used LAA management devices worldwide, with more than 130,000 implanted to date. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @AtriCure.
Position Summary:
The Marketing Communications Specialist contributes to company success by leading or assisting with the development and execution of marketing communications initiatives under the direction of the Internal Communications  Manager. This position is a hybrid role, responsible for the management and continuous improvement of social media channels as well as supporting internal channels that include digital, print, and events. This person will work closely with Internal Communications, Product Marketing, Digital, Events, and external partners to create a compelling messages, content, and campaigns that advance our engagement and brand and will work closely with legal, compliance, and regulatory in the review and approval process of all marketing communications materials.

  • Advance cross-channel internal communications, including consulting with stakeholders on best practices for engagement and strategic alignment, message and content creation, campaign coordination, and project management
  • Implement the social media strategy, including content creation, publishing schedule, community participation, and identifying and improving organizational tactics to improve brand awareness to achieve goals
  • Partner with Marketing, Digital Marketing, Events, and Internal Communication colleagues, as well as with external vendor partners
  • Build relationships and collaborate closely with Legal, Compliance and Regulatory colleagues
  • Coordinate marketing activities including advertising, events, hospital and patient marketing, and education programming
  • Assist members of the senior management team and key departments in internal and external communications needs, including content creation, coordination, events, and presentations.
  • Innovate marketing tactics for AtriCure products, including brochures, advertising, email/web/social media, events, press releases, and other promotional materials

  • Requires Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, or with experience in Marketing or Marketing Campaign Management, OR
  • Bachelor’s degree with 3+ years of experience in Marketing or Marketing Campaign Management
  • Exceptional writing skills, including experience in crafting messages for various channels
  • Passion for social media and content marketing
  • Experience with internal communications, brand, digital, and PR
  • Experience developing and deploying content in a highly regulated environment
  • Ability to anticipate the expectations and needs of the organization take a proactive approach in completing projects and problem recognition/ solving
  • Passion for the healthcare industry and ability to learn about the cardiac device market
  • Ability to work effectively and lead in cross-functional teams

  • Experience in Medical Device Marketing, PR
  • Experience Using Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat PRO, etc.)InDesign capabilities a plusUnderstanding of video editing and production
  • Experience managing vendor partner and budgets
  • Ability to interpret technical information to promotional messages

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS (Physical or mental qualification requirement – i.e. walk, sit, stand, bend, push/pull, lift (how much), travel %; O=Occasional, R=Regularly, N=Never):
  • Regularly walk, sit, and stand
  • Occasionally bend, push/pull
  • Regularly lift up to 25 pounds, occasionally lift over 25 pounds
  • 10% travel possibility
  • Position dependent upon candidate passing pre-employment physical/drug screen

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to AtriCure must have a current Agreement in place, executed by a member of the Human Resource/Recruiting Department. In addition agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by one of our Recruiters or Recruiting Managers. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of AtriCure and AtriCure will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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