Danaher Corporation Global Content Development Manager - Marketing, Hach Company, Loveland, CO/Dusseldorf, DE in Düsseldorf, Germany

Danaher Company Description
Hachis a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of analytical instruments, test kits and reagents for testing the quality of water, aqueous solutions and air. Our products are designed specifically for quality, accuracy, and simplicity. Strengthened by our sister companies in the environmental industry worldwide, our goal for the future is to continue to provide customers with reliable instrumentation, accurately prepared reagents, proven methods, simplified procedures and outstanding technical support. We offer an environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. Working at Hach will provide you the opportunity for robust career development.

OUR MISSION:Ensure water quality for people around the world.

OUR VISION:We make water analysis better – faster, simpler, greener and more informative – via unsurpassed customer partnerships, the most knowledgeable experts, and reliable, easy-to-use products

Purpose of Position: We are looking for a Global Content Development Manager to join our creative operations team. The individual we are looking for will have a passion for writing and solid creative execution. They will want to develop a deep understanding of our customer’s voice and buying cycle, so they can create marketing materials to entice, excite and engage our customers. Working cross functionally and provided strategic direction, this individual will be responsible for creating emails, advertisements, case studies, social media content and more. All materials will be developed to support our commercial efforts in US English speaking markets.

Essential Functions: * * Creates high quality communications for all marketing channels in cross-functional cooperation with product management, marketing and sales. S/he is responsible for interviewing subject matter experts or downloading a strategic brief, then synthesizing the information obtained and crafting the master written version or other marketing materials, routing the material for changes with critical stakeholders, and finally handing off approved versions for translation.
* Responsible for ensuring all communications adhere to global standards, both in grammatical accuracy but also to ensure the Hach voice is carried through.
* Contributes to process improvements resulting in better quality and/or shorter lead time. * Drives the preparation of documentation for final production to US markets and visually inspects final files before and after delivery to print vendor, data duplicator, e-commerce team, or prior to posting to document sharing sites. * Updates and maintains content according to global standard processes. Updates other US literature for download or ordering by internal and external customers, including version control, in cooperation with product management, marketing communication and translations teams. * Steers sustainable and holistic improvements to the quality of content working with global product management, marketing communication and translation teams. *Duties may also include:
* Manages Print on Demand and fulfillment and inventory of printed documents in US and/or EU. * Creates DOC-Ids and other documentation necessary for the maintenance of literature in ERP system (Oracle) and on the websites. * In relation to the overall team deliverables, manages own daily work, and project assignments and on-time completion of deliverables. Non-Essential Functions: * Other duties as assigned

Education, Background and Skill Requirements: * A BA/BS in English, Communication, Technical Communication, Marketing or related field, advanced education preferred * 3 years of experience in copy writing and production in an agency, B2B or industrial setting * Proficiency in Microsoft Office and demonstrated knowledge of desktop publishing to create and manipulate new and existing documentation is necessary.

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is constantly required to sit. The employee may occasionally squat, turn/twist, or reach. The employee is constantly using hands to: finger, handle, feel or operate objects, and computer keyboards. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk, hear, and smell.

The employee must occasionally lift, carry, push or pull up to 20 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

*Work Environment * The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The work environment consists of an indoor, work or home office environment with good ventilation, adequate lighting, and low noise levels. / / /The duties listed in job descriptions are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change. / _ _ _PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING (For US Candidates Only)_ External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check and possible credit history review.

Hach 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

The purpose of this description is to assist in ADA compliance and is not intended for other purposes such as collective bargaining, or compensation.

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science and technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life around the world. Our family of world class brands have unparalleled leadership positions in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions. We are a globally diverse team of 59,000 associates united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our ultimate competitive advantage. We generated $16.5 billion in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and, during the past 20 years, our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 Index by more than 2,000 percent.

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.

For additional company details, see_www.danaher.com_

Organization: Hach
Job Function: Marketing / Communications
Primary Location: North America-United States-CO-Loveland
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: HAC003659