Senior Growth Marketing Specialist

About us

ZAGENO was founded in 2015, ZAGENO is eliminating bottlenecks to breakthrough science and research through curated connections linking scientists and their institutions’ procurement offices with leading life science vendors. World-renowned academic and government research facilities, global pharmaceutical companies, and biotechs large and small are already users of our unique online biotech marketplace, currently comprising more than three million products.

What do we do?

  1. We help scientists choose the optimal laboratory kits and materials for each unique experiment setup.
  2. We make purchasing transactions more efficient for both buyers and sellers.
  3. For our vendor partners, we provide a valuable, expanded sales channel.
Our growing ZAGENO team of 60 in Cambridge, USA, and Berlin, Germany, includes experts in science, e-commerce, systems integration, and customer support to enable smarter, faster processes — allowing more time and resources for value-added science and better research results. Find out more on

About the Role

We are looking for a Senior Growth Marketing Specialist to join our rapidly growing marketing team. You will be responsible for the execution, measurement, and optimization of our marketing programs that drive brand awareness, customer acquisition, and retention of our demand-side business. The ideal candidate is a collaborative, diligent, self-starter that is detail-oriented and has strong project management skills.  

What you’ll do as a Senior Growth Marketing Specialist:
  • Execute on repeatable biotech and biopharma marketing programs across various digital channels to create demand and achieve business goals.
  • Plan and manage digital marketing, including SEO, marketing database, email, social media, and paid advertising campaigns.
  • Measure and report performance of all digital marketing campaigns and assess against goals (ROI and KPIs). Establish, track, and improve response rates, conversion rates, pipeline, and ROI with each marketing campaign, continually refining and optimizing marketing program efforts based on both quantitative metrics as well as qualitative feedback from sales.
  • Identify trends and insights, and optimize paid media spend and performance based on the insights. Constantly test various creative options to drive towards the highest engagement and lowest cost per acquisition possible with all campaigns.
  • Manage our content calendar and work with content writers to develop content assets such as emails, blogs, infographics, ebooks, whitepapers, and social media posts.
  • Provide pre-publication review to ensure appropriate style and tone.
  • Collaborate with internal teams (sales, product, and creative) to design, develop, and optimize campaign assets.
  • Work with marketing partners to rapidly experiment (growth hacking) new sources of customer acquisition.
  • Stay current on digital and account-based marketing best practices.

About You

  • 5-7 years of marketing experience, including 3-5 years in growth marketing or demand generation role.
  • Experience with marketing and sales automation systems (e.g. HubSpot).
  • Experience with self-serve digital marketing platforms (e.g. Google Ads, LinkedIn, Facebook).
  • Solid understanding of SEO and traffic generation.
  • Data-driven and analytical thinker with the ability to turn data into actionable insights.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communications skills and a team player.

Our Benefits

  • Working for a mission-driven business with a meaningful challenge making a positive impact on the scientific community
  •  A clear growth perspective
  • A professional and dynamic team with a global vision and mindset
  • An exciting, international working environment (we have 45 nationalities!)
  • Competitive compensation
  • A learning and development budget to enable your ambitions to grow 
  • Health benefits - medical, dental, and vision
  • 401K with company match
  • 4 weeks of vacation annually 
  • Commuting and Fitness Benefits
  • A budget to improve your home office environment