Danaher Corporation Marketing Specialist - Core Histology in Buffalo Grove, Illinois

Danaher Company Description
Leica Biosystems is a global leader in workflow solutions and automation. As the only company to own the workflow from biopsy to diagnosis, we are uniquely positioned to break down the barriers between each of these steps. Our mission of “Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives” is at the heart of our corporate culture. Our easy-to-use and consistently reliable offerings help improve workflow efficiency and diagnostic confidence. The company is represented in over 100 countries. It has manufacturing facilities in 9 countries, sales and service organizations in 19 countries, and an international network of dealers. The company is headquartered in Nussloch, Germany. VisitLeicaBiosystems.com for more information.

Leica Biosystems is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check.

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The Marketing Specialist is responsible for managing the day-to-day execution of our Core Histology marketing campaigns, promotions, and events which align with company and business objectives. Reporting to the Marketing Director Life Science, the Marketing Specialist is responsible for building marketing campaigns content and executing the go-to-market strategy of Leica Biosystems’s products being sold into the Life Science Segment.

Major Responsibilities

  • Develop marketing campaigns content, and ensure that content is reviewed and taken through proper Regulatory and Legal approvals
  • Develop and deploy customer success stories & content, across multiple channels, especially measurable digital channels.
  • Drive lead generation tactics with various stakeholders in Business Units, Global Marketing, Commercial Operation or relevant departments
  • Track advertising and marketing campaign results and provide suggestions for improvement.
  • Conduct routine analyses of competitor marketing programs.
  • Assist with pay-per-click (PPC) advertising to drive brand awareness, lead generation, and e-commerce revenue.
  • Support Voice of Customer activities to capture product reception and validate new marketing opportunities
  • Research and compile data and prepare information for presentations as requested (E.g., Marketing trend, competitor strategies)


  • BS in Life Science or BA in Marketing or related field
  • Minimum 1.5 years of experience in Life Science commercial marketing. Work experience in Pharma, Biopharma, Biotech or Contract Research Organization a strong plus
  • Strong knowledge of digital marketing channels
  • Experience in managing projects from inception to completion, including managing to a campaign timeline.
  • Experience in supporting events/conferences
  • Excellent writing skills, with journalism or publishing experience a very strong plus
  • Proven ability to thrive in fast-paced, deadline-driven, work environments.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Proven ability to influence, work, and communicate effectively with peers.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and especially Excel)

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years. At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Leica Biosystems
Job Function: Marketing
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-IL-Buffalo Grove
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: SEL001358