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Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products? Then look no further and join our Global Marketing team in Männedorf, Zürich as


Senior Manager Media and Content 80-100%


What you will do

In this new and challenging role, you will manage the planning and execution of Tecan’s thought leadership campaigns as well as content curation and media relations.


Responsibilities will include



  • Translate brand elements into plans and go-to-market strategies. Cooperate and coordinate the brand across all divisions of the company: from internal comms, to employer branding, to IMMs and regions.
  • Provide strategic media relations plans, secure strategic media placements, and facilitate to execute media relations outreach assisting corporate reputation and business goals and positioning Tecan as a global thought leader in existing or new fields.
  • Manage media processes and relations for the company: from media events to press releases and all editorial material across the divisions, along with initiatives defining company story. Measure and report performance of all marketing campaigns and assess ROI and KPIs.
  • Main reference for IMM team in developing product media campaigns as well as across other divisions. Establish performance specifications, cost and price parameters and support framing and development of main message points in alignment with corporate strategy and through the appropriate channels.
  • Prepare speeches, talk points and varied communications materials assisting company spokesperson.



  • Develop a content strategy that encompasses the goals and image of the company aligned with short-term and long-term marketing targets. Own the editorial calendar which includes all opportunities generated by media planning campaigns across the company and the press releases calendar.
  • Develop content strategy and processes by collaborating with marketing teams. Liaise with internal stakeholders to gather the necessary information for the development of concepts and content for campaigns.
  • Own and drive the organization's thought leadership campaign and oversee content production agencies’ creation and management of targeted content as well as monitoring of effectiveness.
  • Stay abreast of current best practices in the industry and review competitor websites.
  • Manage agencies of content writers and design to ensure brand consistency, plan and develop site content, style, and layout.
  • Stay up to date with developments and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention.


What you bring along

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent 
  • 3-5+ years of experience in communications, branding, media or marketing support function in the diagnostics, pharma, or biotech industry
  • Media relations experience is fundamental
  • Supplier management skills or experience working in an agency is highly preferred 
  • Experience in B2B for international companies is required
  • Knowledge in HTML/CSS, Adobe Creative Suite would be beneficial
  • Design skills, an eye for aesthetics and for details of visuals and interactions
  • Fluent in English, German or any other language is a plus
  • Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organizational ability
  • Flexibility and availability to travel for short and longer periods


What you will get

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Progressive employment conditions
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Wide range of training courses
  • International and diverse environment (30+ different nationalities)
  • Strong company culture with rich history
  • Global mindset with “Swissness” at heart
  • Extremely attractive location overlooking the lake of Zurich


Look no further and apply now!

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We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).


We will only consider direct applications that fully meet our requirements.


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Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Trading AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH