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Marketing Assistant

Company: Southern College of Optometry
Date Posted: July 25, 2017

Southern College of Optometry, a leader in optometric eduction, has an opening for a Marketing Assistant who will assist with coordinating the marketing function for SCO to include production of marketing materials, newletters, patient outreach and coordination of overall branding for SCO.


Duties include:

  • Provides support and direction to consistently market and brand various SCO materials both internal and external.
  • Works collaboratively with Clinical Programs and other internal areas to write and produce patient-focused newsletters, surveys, mailers and other collaborative marketing materials.
  • Provides support and direction to consistently market and brand various SCO aterials both internal and external.
  • Assists with patient and other constituent surveys and tracks patient demographics and measures response to marketing efforts.  Provides assistance in SCO outreach araeas to support strengthening relationship in the Memphis community.
  • Uses metrics, data and assessment tools to drive marketing strategies and tactics.
  • Assists with material design for print and social media.
  • Works with Marketing and Communications Director to become a content resource in the area of eye and vision care in the local community.
  • Peforms other duties as assigned by Director of Marketing and Communications.



  • Bachelor's degree is required.  Master's degree preferred.
  • Three years related experience, preferably in a health care or educational environment.
  • personal competency utilizing graphic arts, word processing, database and spreadsheet software packages.  Experience in MAC enviroment is a plus.


Interested applicants should apply by submitting a resume and cover letter to: with Marketing Assistant in the subject line.  SCO offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, free vision care,  PTO, and 403b retirement saving plan and life insurance after one year of employment.  Fantastic work environment is also a plus!!

Southern College of Optometry is and equal opportunity employer and seeks a diverse candidate pool for this position.