Website The Pittsburgh Conference (Pittcon)

Pittcon is an international laboratory science trade show

The Pittsburgh Conference, a non-profit organization located in Monroeville, PA, produces Pittcon, a world renown conference and exposition for laboratory science. We are searching for an enthusiastic Marketing Communication Specialist with three to five years marketing experience to help us deliver a wide range of marketing and publicity activities. If you are a hardworking, well organized and creative person with strong communication skills, we have the perfect career for you. This position offers a flexible work structure, the opportunity for advancement, and a remarkably diverse range of duties.

Responsibilities for Marketing Communications Specialist
• Develop, implement, and track marketing programs such as email, social media, digital campaigns, and events
• Effectively collaborate with other internal departments and volunteers to achieve marketing goals
• Analyze and report on the performance and efficiency of campaigns
• Conduct market research and analyze trends to identify new marketing opportunities
• Assist in developing and creating marketing materials, such as informational collateral, ensuring brand guidelines are met
• Write, proofread, and edit creative content across different mediums including but not limited to website, social media, articles, and promotional material
• Work with external agencies, publishers and vendors to execute marketing plan
• Assist with promotional activities
• Set up and manage Press Room during Conference Week
• Perform various publicity functions including but not limited to building media relations, generating press releases, researching and implementing publicity opportunities and campaigns to expand brand awareness


• BS degree in marketing

• Two to five years marketing experience

• Highly creative with experienced in identifying target audiences and devising digital campaigns that engage, inform and motivate

• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Adobe Suite a plus, but not required)

• Ability to work and meet deadlines with little supervision

• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

• Conference and trade show experience a plus but not required

• PR experience a plus

Salary range: $50 – $60K depending on experience
Some travel required

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