Digital Marketing Specialist


Location: Cambridgeshire

Job Type: Contract/temp


Company Description

For over 20 years, Abcam has been providing tools the scientific community needs to enable faster breakthroughs in critical areas like cancer, neurological disorders, infectious diseases, and metabolic disorders.

We believe that to continue making progress, we need to work together in new ways. We need your own unique perspective as well as this of our people to make an always greater impact on the world. This community needs people like you: dedicated, agile and above all audacious so we can truly bring progress forward.

Job Description

This is a great opportunity to join a cutting-edge digital marketing team. The Digital Marketing Specialist is responsible for oversight, management and performance of dynamic digital merchandising for Abcam. The position requires extensive experience in the planning, strategy and day-to-day management of merchandising within an ecommerce environment and to grow Abcam’s sales and market share by developing product strategies and stories developed through a clear understanding of Abcam’s eCommerce platform dynamics. This role will report into the Senior Manager, Experience Design.


This opportunity requires excellent analytical skills and the ability to operate with confidence in a dynamic, technical environment. As the Digital Marketing Specialist you will be the leader in delivering against Dynamic Merchandising, timelines and dependencies in partnership with Strategic Marketing, Analytics, Digital Marketing and Corporate Digital Transformation team members.

responsibilities include but not limited to;

  • Execute the Digital Merchandising plan for Abcam

  • Optimize Abcam’s digital channels to drive sales of products and solutions through managing targeted product recommendations and promotion points, globally

  • Align the overall digital merchandising and product recommendations strategy with strategic focus areas in mind

  • Continually develop new capabilities, nurturing expertise in key digital marketing technologies and disciplines needed to drive value and results


About You

  • Experience leveraging digital marketing platforms to drive digital marketing campaigns that deliver measurable value

  • Proven experience working in a production environment with multiple competing priorities and deadlines

  • Strong storytelling capabilities

  • A results-oriented, self-motivated individual, with excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Experience working with multifunctional teams

Additional Information

We know that when it comes to benefits, no one size fits all. Flexibility and choice matter which is why in addition to market competitive salaries, we offer you a flexible benefits package which is tailored to your unique needs and support your financial, physical and emotional wellbeing. This includes our award-winning share scheme, 18 weeks fully paid maternity leave, 6 weeks fully paid paternity leave as well as highly flexible working and much more. Besides, your development will be integral to your experience here. You will grow alongside other talented minds, in ways you may often find unexpected.

When people come together, incredible things happen. Here you’ll work in a safe environment where you can be who you truly are. We’ll champion and celebrate your uniqueness throughout your journey with us. This is how we excel at partnering with the scientific community no matter the challenge, ultimately helping solve the world’s most critical diseases. Find out more about Diversity & Inclusion at Abcam.


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