Marketing Specialist

Northwestern Medicine

Northwestern Medicine is the collaboration between Northwestern Memorial HealthCare and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine around a strategic vision to transform the future of healthcare. It encompasses the research, teaching, and patient care activities of the academic medical center. Sharing a commitment to superior quality, academic excellence and patient safety, the organizations within Northwestern Medicine comprise a combined workforce of more than 30,000 among clinical and administrative staff, medical and science faculty and medical students. Northwestern Medicine is comprised of more than 100 locations throughout the region, anchored by the #1 hospital in Illinois as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. What makes us better, makes you better.

Position Details

Marketing Specialist
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL

The Marketing Specialist reflects the mission, vision, and values of NM, adheres to the organization’s Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.

The Marketing Specialist is an important individual contributor to Marketing. They are expected to be collaborative, results driven, organized with a keen attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and deliver flawless execution of their projects.

The Marketing Specialist will work with a range of clients within and beyond NM.


  • Support the manager/team in identified projects that often include multi-tasking various projects with the ability to anticipate and communicate needs of the project with the manager. 
  • Creates building blocks of NM’s marketing plans and, in doing so, learns fundamentals of strategic marketing. 
  • Expected to be collaborative, results driven and deliver flawless execution of their projects. 
  • Supports the manager in the execution of assigned/identified projects. 
  • Understands the scope and objectives of assigned projects and delivers against those objectives. 
  • Develops key elements of the marketing plan and/or the creation of marketing materials. 
  • Supports strong internal client relationships by understanding internal client needs, delivering high quality materials/plans, and effectively managing feedback.


  • Bachelor’s degree or 4 years of comparable experience. 
  • An additional 2-3 years of experience in related field. 
  • Must have exceptional interpersonal skills with a proactive and constructive attitude.


  • Understanding of healthcare industry and academic medical centers preferred. 
  • Agency or client-side healthcare marketing experience/internship. 
  • Undergraduate degree in Marketing or related field.


  • $10,000 Tuition Reimbursement per year ($5,700 part-time) 
  • $6,000 Student Loan Repayment ($3,000 part-time) 
  • $1,000 Professional Development per year ($500 part-time) 
  • $250 Wellbeing Fund per year ($125 for part-time) 
  • Annual Employee Merit Increase and Incentive Bonus 
  • Paid time off and Holiday pay

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