Content Development Specialist
Our organization is unique in that we are a nonprofit community resource that saves lives by working with volunteer donors to provide the highest quality blood & tissue components to patients. By using cutting-edge technology, our team of dedicated professionals has helped save hundreds of thousands of lives for more than 35 years. Over 200,000 components of life-saving blood and tissue from volunteers throughout South Texas are collected and tested each year. We are internationally recognized for the quality of our services and research. Donors are essential because patients are in constant need of blood. blood components, and/or tissue. It's about life! Share our excitement and join our team!
BioBridge Global (BBG) at http://biobridgeglobal.org/subsidiaries is a non-profit company that oversees and supports South Texas Blood & Tissue Center (STBTC), QualTex Laboratories, GenCure, and The Blood and Tissue Center Foundation. For over 40 years, our team of dedicated professionals has made life-saving connections. Our diverse services bridge critical medical industry needs with innovative solutions.
Responsible to develop, write and maintain content on various communication channels for BioBridge Global and its subsidiaries (BBG). Will write, edit, and coordinate publications, press releases, newsletters, brochures, blogs, website content, video/phone scripts, leadership presentations, and other high-level communications. Will ensure accurate, consistent, and timely information.
Commit to and abide by the character of BioBridge Global’s Core Values of Accountability, Stewardship, Pioneer, Integrity, Respect and Excellence (ASPIRE).
Provide world class customer service by capturing and being responsive to the voice of the customer (including donors) through established feedback channels in order to resolve issues and drive satisfaction in accordance with the BBG customer engagement, feedback, and complaint processes.
Must have a valid driver's license and be at least 21 years old with a good driving record to meet organization driving standards.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Oversee development, copy, layout, graphics and production of all publications to include Annual Report, brochures, forms and company newsletters.
Write and distribute engaging news articles, media releases and public service announcements.
Write, evaluate, proofread, verify and edit internal and external content to include advertising copy, articles, testimonials, brochures, video and phone scripts, bulletins, catalogs, letters, newsletters, programs, proposals, speeches, reports, email communications, etc.
Maintain and update organization's Intranet.
Maintain and update communications content on BBG employee mobile app.
Update Corporate Communications content on internal digital signage system. Identify and determine topics or subjects for various projects.
Ensure accuracy and completeness of projects.
Interview sources when appropriate for internal and external communication platforms.
Ensure publication projects meet quality standards, follow style guidelines, and convey consistency.
Maintain network drive of current and archived departmental forms.
Conduct and ensure proper inventory of department literature.
Solicit bids for printing orders and make appropriate arrangements for the delivery and/or pick-up of items.
Develop and maintain systems, processes, policies and procedures that support efficient and quality workflow.
Maintain a close working relationship with the departmental management.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Run departmental errands as directed.
Requires a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma.
Prefer a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university OR five years related experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree. The preferred major is English, Marketing, Communications or related discipline.
Licenses and/or Certifications
Texas Operators Driver’s License
Requires five or more years of journalism, publications, public relations, marketing, or media experience. Prefer advanced Spanish speaking and writing.
Prefer medical or Biomedical writing experience.
Prefer website experience.
Must have knowledge of journalism, public relations, media, and/or developing publications.
Must have previous work experience with Microsoft Office, to include Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Must have general knowledge of Adobe Suite products.
Must be able to write legibly.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills to include grammar, spelling, and punctuation. Advanced Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred.
Must be capable of operating motor vehicles in all types of weather conditions.
Must be able to keep information confidential.
Must be neat in appearance and well groomed.
Must be professional, detail oriented, self-motivated, innovative, creative, assertive, organized, communicative, and have the ability to work independently.
Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with the general public, employees and management staff.
Must have versatile editorial abilities for all types of publications.
Works in well-lighted, air-conditioned and heated vehicle or office environments, but may work in confined spaces and non-climate controlled conditions. May be exposed to electrical and chemical hazards and other conditions common to an office environment. May be required to work at any time of the day, evening or night during the week or weekend to include being on-call. Occasional out of town and overnight stays required. Ability to use personal motor vehicle for company business required.
Must be able to drive on behalf of the organization.
Will sit, stand, walk, and bend during working hours.
Requires to reach, lift and carry up to 20 lbs.
Requires manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination.
Requires normal or corrected vision and hearing corrected to a normal range.
We invest in our people by offering competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to work with the first blood center in America to receive the ISO 9002 accreditation!
All Full Time Positions Qualify for an Affordable and Competitive Benefits Package to include:
• Competitive salary
• 100% Employer Paid Long-term Disability Plan
• Variable Compensation Plan
• 100% Employer Paid AD&D
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
• 100% Employer Paid Employee Assistance Program
• Extended Illness Benefits (EIB)
• Group Health Medical Plan w/prescription coverage
• Shift Differentials
• Variety of Voluntary Supplemental Insurances
• Paid Holidays
• Voluntary Dental Coverage
• Leaves of Absence
• Voluntary Vision
• Educational Assistance Program
• 100% Employer Paid Pension Plan
• 100% Employer Paid Life Insurance
BioBridge Global and its subsidiaries are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, genetic data, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other legally protected characteristics. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc
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Website : http://biobridgeglobal.org