Digital & Social Media Campaign Specialist (REMOTE)

Req ID #:  134349

Wilmington, MA, US, 01887 Boston, MA, US, 02116

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.

IMPORTANT:   In order to be considered for this position, a resume/CV must be uploaded and submitted during the application process.  Please make sure work history and education are added correctly.   

Job Summary

This position supports multiple Strategic Marketing teams in the development, deployment and management of external marketing campaigns designed to generate and nurture leads, and promote the company’s products and services. These multi-touch marketing programs use owned and paid marketing channels - primarily focused on email and social media promotion. In our Agile marketing environment, this role collaborates with the portfolio marketing, marketing operations, client engagement and sales team members, and reports to the Marketing Automation Manager.



  • Assist with and actively manage the implementation of marketing communications and lead nurturing programs. Duties include:
  • Collaborate with the business’ strategic teams to produce best-in-class digital marketing programs that leverage email and social media tactics.
  • Ensure that all campaign activations are planned, set up in their respective platform, managed, and optimized according to the defined strategy and development processes.
  • Manage database and audience segmentation for effective campaign targeting and retargeting.
  • Manage campaign performance ensuring desired KPIs are achieved, and report results back to key stakeholders. 
  • Leverage and share best practices with team members to streamline the process to activate and manage digital marketing programs across email and social channels.
  • Maintain ongoing dialogue with strategic teams to review campaign strategies and tactics.
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications

    Education:  Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) or equivalent in communications, marketing, journalism/English, advertising, or related discipline.
•    Experience:   2-4 years of hands-on experience with digital marketing, marketing automation and social media marketing, including managing multiple projects at once.
•    An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.
•    Certification/Licensure:  None.
•    Other:  

  • Experience with a combination of the following Marketing Automation and Social Media Management platforms preferred: Pardot, Eloqua, Marketo, Hubspot, SproutSocial, HootSuite and SalesForce.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Previous experience within a life science environment (e.g., biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device company, hospital, lab) highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of HTML code is plus. 

IMPORTANT: A resume is required to be considered for this position. If you have not uploaded your resume in your candidate profile, please return to upload field and attach your resume/CV. 

Vaccine Mandate
Charles River is a U.S. Federal Contractor.  As a result, we must follow the Presidential Executive Order to mandate vaccinations, and ensure our employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021.  Our main priority is the wellbeing, health, and safety of our people. We will be requiring proof of vaccination from all employees. 

Anyone with requests for disability-related and/or religious exemptions should contact Talent Acquisition ( so that information can be provided about the accommodation process at Charles River.


About Corporate Functions
The Corporate Functions provide operational support across Charles River in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, IT, Legal, Sales, Quality Assurance, Marketing, and Corporate Development. They partner with their colleagues across the company to develop and drive strategies and to set global standards. The functions are essential to providing a bridge between strategic vision and operational readiness, to ensure ongoing functional innovation and capability improvement.  

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 18,000 employees within 100 facilities in over 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. 

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 >80% of the drugs approved by the FDA for the past 3 years.

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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