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Scientific Communications Specialist

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA /

MARKETING /

8-MONTH FIXED TERM CONTRACT (OPPORTUNITY TO EXTEND)

We are seeking a scientist with a passion for communications and innovative technology to join our team. In this role, you will apply your scientific knowledge and communication skills to translate scientific data into compelling narratives.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing & Communications, you will work closely with our scientists, graphic designer, and other internal stakeholders to communicate our scientific advancements, ensuring consistent and accurate external messaging that aligns with Aspect's strategy and goals. Championing Aspect's marketing goals, you will also play a supporting role in Aspect's social media strategy and building Aspect's reputation at conferences and events. This is an exciting opportunity to join a small marketing team and make a big impact

What You'll Do

  • Collect, interpret, and communicate scientific data and images via various mediums such as slide decks, abstracts, and posters
  • Craft compelling narratives and write content for science-focused articles, press releases, website, slide decks, and posters
  • Collaborate with our graphic designer and internal teams to visually communicate concepts via scientific graphics
  • Support the creation of digital, video, and print marketing materials
  • Conduct market research and literature reviews to follow and analyze market trends, stay up to date on the latest developments in the industry, and monitor our own online presence
  • Manage our social media activity, including planning and creating content and monitoring our channels and industry activities
  • Organize logistics, communications, and promotional activities for our own online and in-person events, as well as external conferences and tradeshows
  • Support internal and external communications and presentations, ensuring consistent branding and messaging
  • Undertake relevant project work and additional responsibilities, as appropriate

Who You Are

Education
  • Experience
: Master's or PhD in scientific field, with a passion and demonstrated experience with scientific communications. Master Communicator: You are an exceptional writer and storyteller who can confidently adapt your messaging to a variety of audiences via both online and offline channels.
  • Go-Getter: You work with a sense of urgency and thrive in a fast-paced, interdisciplinary, and entrepreneurial environment. You are willing to roll up your sleeves and do what it takes to get the job done.
  • Creative & Analytical Mind: You strike the balance between being creative and analytical, with the ability to interpret scientific studies and shape them into compelling stories and visuals.
  • Collaborative & Independent: You are a self-starter with a strong sense of ownership who thrives both in a team environment and when working independently.
  • Meticulously Organized: You have strong project management skills and a keen eye for detail, with a demonstrated ability to juggle multiple projects and prioritize tasks based on relative importance and urgency.

WHO WE ARE

Aspect Biosystems is a Canadian biotechnology company combining the power of microfluidics and 3D bioprinting to create bioprinted therapeutics. Our bold team of innovators and entrepreneurs have joined us from all over the globe to move the needle on 3D bioprinting and work towards a future where our technology is used to save lives and make people healthier.

We are endlessly curious and wildly passionate about what we do. Our team is always excited to learn and roll up our sleeves to make a difference in the ever-changing world of biotech. We believe that every person on our team is a key contributor to our success. If you are committed to make a real impact and accelerate the development of biotechnology, we want to hear from you!

WHY ASPECT?

The environment at Aspect is fast-paced, collaborative, ever-changing, and supportive. We are looking for team players who bring substantial expertise and competency in their field. We offer competitive compensation packages and benefits with excellent opportunities for personal growth and career development.

At Aspect Biosystems, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or terminate, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, provincial, or local law.

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