Stryker Senior MarComms Specialist in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Key Responsibilities

This individual is responsible for creating and maintaining excellence in Stryker’s digital media platforms, as well as enhancing internal communication initiatives across the multiple languages and selling geographies of Europe.

Key Activities

·Help create and maintain marketing communications materials and applications for relevant Stryker business unit and portfolio of products·Drive adoption of internal data/knowledge tools across EMEA through close collaboration with Brand Manages and Sales Leadership ·Manage lead tracking tools enabling the sales force to accurately follow up and execute on leads generated at marketing events ·Help develop marketing communications tools, included but not limited to: literature, collateral, advertising, websites/digital, social media, video, presentations and publicity with input from product line brand leads ·Manage and maintain all project files/images on various marketing collateral and applications for current up to date product and brand representation.·Assists and manages the development and maintenance of Stryker digital initiatives, including external and internal websites, social media, and mobile applications. Works with IT to add new products, update marketing information and keep templates/forms current. ·Collaborating with Event Management Team and Product Managers in country creating market specific messaging for trade shows as well as customer facing event on all relevant digital media platforms·Design and build web pages and social media assets using a variety of graphics, animation, and design software applications, techniques, and tools.·Design and produce emails, online banner ads, and other supporting web graphics.·Digital support for events, trade shows or other environmental design applications.·Create designs/templates for web, mobile and emails.·Partner with the US and Corporate Communication and Marketing teams to ensure alignment of marketing content creation. ·Responsible for collecting and distribution of leads generated from trade shows.·Ensure all internal and external communications are developed in line with brand guidelines and that a consistent customer experience is delivered across the relevant Global business

Qualifications/ Tenure:

·Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or advertising preferred; marketing communications or related field is acceptable·1-3 years of primary creative design experience·Secondary advertising, marketing, and/or marketing communications experience strongly preferred

Experience/ Skills:

·Copy writing experience preferred as well as strong written and oral communications skills·Knowledge of word processing and graphics layout programs (i.e., Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.) highly preferred·Experience in digital media (social media, web management and mobile application development)·Ability to work with cross-functional partners developing positive working relationships ·High degree of attention to detail and follow through·Strong time management and prioritization skills·Strong organizational capabilities

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 50%

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. More information is available at www.stryker.com