Marketing Coordinator at Arrayjet




Location: Roslin, Midlothian 
£20,000 - 25,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Full time for 6 months (with potential for permanent)
Immediate start
Closing date: 8 April 2020, 12 noon

This is a unique opportunity to take responsibility for the branding and outreach activity of an industry-leading organisation. There is tremendous potential to grow with the role within Arrayjet, a company at the forefront of bioprinting technology. 

- The AAI Team

About the Company

Arrayjet is a Scottish Life Sciences enterprise, established in 2000 with support from Archangel Investors Ltd and the Scottish Government. The company developed and patented an inkjet technology to print biological samples onto solid substrates to create screening tools called microarrays. Arrayjet have been at the forefront of this field since commercialisation in 2006 and have a broad customer base across 27 countries.

Arrayjet has strong brand presence and a respected reputation for high-volume inkjet printing systems, dependable customer service and assay development expertise. 

Arrayjet works at the forefront of cancer research efforts and is a market leader in this fast-developing global marketplace.”

Find out more about Arrayjet here


The Role

This role is an excellent opportunity for a forward-thinking graduate or junior professional to develop a career with a Sales and Marketing team that focuses on building long-term relationships.

Working closely with the Business Development team you will be responsible for researching prospective customers, mapping relevant target companies, reviewing competitors, analysing market trends and facilitating digital marketing activities.

Duties and responsibilities:

• Develop a strong understanding of Arrayjet products, services and supported applications
• Manage Arrayjet brand identity on and offline
• Support business development in recognising potential Arrayjet customers
• Create and manage digital marketing campaigns
• Social Media marketing on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to encourage engagement
• Identify, characterise and size new market segments
• Identify potential individual prospects within a company by pro-active stakeholder mapping
• Research and maintain an understanding of competitor activities
• Maintain and record activity in the Customer Relationship Management System
• Participate in lead-generation activities

This is a unique opportunity to take responsibility for the branding and outreach activity of an industry-leading organisation. There is tremendous potential to grow with the role within Arrayjet, a company at the forefront of bioprinting technology.

Under current protocol, this role will be remote initially. 



This role would suit Insight would suit someone with a relevant degree such as Marketing/Business Studies or similar experience in a previous marketing role. 

You will suit this role if you’re a naturally inquisitive person who is not afraid to make decisions on your own. As you’ll be managing all aspects of marketing and therefore becoming the voice of Insight through digital media and physical copy, you will be required to quickly understand the nature of Arrayjet’s work and their customer demographic.

Paramount to this role is that the right candidate will be able to think creatively and identify new market segments and commercial opportunities.

Applicants with a thirst for knowledge, combined with a track record of fostering new business, successful outbound customer contact, market analysis and demonstration of exceptional written and verbal communication skills will be of significant interest.

Versatility and adaptability are key: as part of a small team, there may be the occasional requirement to take on additional administrative duties or to work outside of regular office hours in order to accommodate the needs of US and Asian markets.


• Exceptional level of verbal and written English a must
• Strong copywriting skills
• Experience of working in a sales and marketing environment
• Confident using a range of social media platforms
• Sound attention to detail
• Creative and driven to try new things
• Highly organised, effectively time managing and prioritising workload
• A positive attitude
• Strong Microsoft Office skills i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint
• Excellent team player but able to work independently
• A self-starter but also knows when to ask for help
• An ability to quickly develop a deep understanding of what the company does
• Inquisitive, not afraid to ask questions
• An ability to adapt to changing priorities and environments
• An eye for detail – both technically and aesthetically

Advantageous but not essential:

• Education background or interest in Life Sciences 
• Ability to use image-editing software (Canva, Photoshop, InDesign)

If you have any questions about this role or the organisation please contact Please do not under any circumstances contact the employer directly as doing so may negatively impact your employment opportunity.


Closing date for applications is Wednesday 8 April 2020, 12 noon.

Please submit a CV and Cover Letter through the AAI EmployAbility online application form on our website. Examples of what we expect in an application can be found here.

All applications must be submitted by 12 noon on the closing date. State A) your availability and B) relevant experience and demonstrate how your skills match the specific requirements of the job description.

We do NOT accept email applications unless otherwise stated.

Successful candidates must, by the start of the employment, have permission to work in the UK.



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