The Web Publishing Lead will be responsible for driving the publication of marketing web pages for thermofisher.com. Your day-to-day activities will include the design, construction and maintenance of web pages, as well as serving as primary point of contact with US-based internal teams.
You will coordinate a team of Web Publishing Specialists, with the support and supervision of a US-based Web Marketing Manager.
To be successful in this role, you need to be passionate about digital marketing, building webpages and mentor resources.
You are comfortable working in a highly matrix environment in a global organization and are flexible to support internal teams in US time zones.
Coordinate a team of Web Publication Specialists, including participating in activities of setting individual goals and reviewing performance
Interact with business partners to understand web content requests and advise on customer-centric designs
Create web pages within Adobe Content Manager, and customize HTML / CSS code as needed
Edit optimized web-ready digital graphics by compositing, masking, sharpening, resizing, etc.
Adhere to the style and navigational guidelines of the website. Propose improvements based on business partners’ feedback and web analytics
Work with business partners when content require clarification or correction
Collaborate with SEO Manager to understand and adopt technical SEO best practices
Manage workflow and maintain tight deadlines of multiple, simultaneous projects, with prioritization guidance from supervisor
Interface within the project management system on assigned projects. It includes retrieving assets, communicating details of project, uploading URLs for review, and completing assigned steps within the workflow
Provide project status updates to the supervisor and business partners to set expectations on timelines, accomplishments, open questions and risks
Participate in Scrum ceremonies and follow Agile principles
Be available during off-hours to participate in daily standups and attend meetings with team members based in US
Bachelor’s or Associates degree and at least 5 years of hands-on experience with customer-facing web sites
At least 2 years of people management experience
Experience working with content management systems, Adobe Experience Manager a plus
Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite of products including Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver
Solid understanding of HTML and CSS
Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Experience with backlog management tools, WorkFront and Jira a plus
Passionate about user experience and customer-centric design
Interested in page analytics and data-driven approaches
Basic understanding of SEO principles
Experience in working with in a fast-paced, collaborative, and team-based project environment
Strong time management and organizational skills
Extreme attention to detail and an eye for design consistency
Strong focus on high quality deliverables with minimal bugs / errors
Exercises judgment within defined procedures
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively interface with all project team members on a formal, informal, written, and verbal basis
Team player with a positive attitude who is prepared to go the extra mile to accomplish business objectives
Agile experience is a bonus