Marketing Coordinator 1

Req ID #:  211951

Mumbai, IN

For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Job Summary


Lead and coordinate a variety of marketing communication programs and provide general marketing support for the Microbial Solutions business segments. Responsible for marketing collateral development, marketing programs, trade show coordination, sales support for India and other related functions.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


• Create and organize content marketing for Events, e-blasts, invites, tradeshows, abstracts, advertisements, and other appropriate marketing collateral.

• In partnership with Sales, Technology Market Development, Strategic Marketing, and Product Management teams, prioritize and implement the investment into marketing activities that deliver revenue goals.

• Collaborate closely with Corporate Marketing, Microbial Strategic Marketing, and Product Management to develop brand-harmonized messaging and positioning.

• Measure the effectiveness of tactical marketing plans to support and achieve Microbial Solutions business goals and objectives.

• Develop marketing plans and action plans according to marketing and sales initiatives of the Microbial Solutions business.

• Implementation and coordination of marketing plans.

• Manage the educational events in India to ensure quality content, strong attendance and smooth execution.

• Identify and create synergistic marketing programs that cross product and business unit lines.

• Effective use of the India marketing expense budget including good negotiating and monthly forecasts.

• Translate collateral (emails, seminar invites, etc.) for country needs.

• Participate in vendor selection management and rate negotiation in the execution of  marketing objectives.

• Keep abreast of current marketing trends and practices in the industry and perform country client and competitor analysis.

• Client communications.

• Perform all other related duties as assigned.


Job Qualifications


The following are the minimum requirements related to the Marketing Coordinator position:

  • Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in marketing, business or related discipline.
  • Experience: 2 to 5 years of experience.
  • Must possess excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Proficient in the use of standard office computer applications (word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, e-mail).
  • Must possess excellent communication skills.
  • Must possess a positive attitude and a team player. 


About Microbial Solutions
Our Microbial Solutions business group has a comprehensive portfolio of endotoxin testing, microbial detection and microbial identification products and services is unlike any other, and has been purposefully designed to meet the complex and ever-changing needs of the industry. We help clients to ensure product safety and quality with easy-to-use yet robust testing solutions that satisfy regulatory requirements, support critical decision making and improve operational efficiencies.


About Charles River
Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.


With over 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2019, revenue increased to $2.62 billion.


At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of ~85% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2019.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet.


If you are interested in applying to Charles River Laboratories and need special assistance or an accommodation due to a disability to complete any forms or to otherwise participate in the resume submission process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team by sending an e-mail message to This contact is for accommodation requests for individuals with disabilities only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.


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