McKesson Specialist, Content & Digital Marketing in Irving, Texas

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Pharmaceutical - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

As the leader in pharmaceutical distribution and supply chain management, McKesson Pharmaceutical delivers vital branded and generic pharmaceuticals, as well as over-the-counter products, to more than 40,000 customers in three primary segments: retail chains, independent retail pharmacies and institutional providers such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks and long-term care providers.

We base our distribution excellence on electronic order processing, asset management tools, a commitment to Six Sigma methodology, order accuracy and supply chain safety. We work with our customers on solutions - including supply management technology, world-class marketing programs, managed care and repackaging products and services - that help them meet their business and quality goals. Our entire team works to ensure patients receive their medications efficiently and begin the process of healing.

As the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributor, US Pharmaceutical is committed to driving total pharmacy health for customers and ensuring that customers receive the right drug at the right time, every time. This commitment is underpinned by McKesson’s focus on providing customers with the industry’s highest product availability, intelligent ordering capabilities and unmatched service accuracy.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need

McKesson is seeking a Specialist, Content & Digital Marketing to join its Health Systems Marketing team in the new Las Colinas office in the Dallas, TX area.

Position Description/Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Content Marketing team and others to develop and design marketing materials for campaigns, events and programs to drive customer awareness, satisfaction and acquisition

  • Organize, coordinate, track and communicate project timetables, deadlines and approvals in conjunction with appropriate stakeholders and production/design team

  • Track and report performance for marketing campaigns and projects

  • Conduct market research on industry, competitors and trends to stay abreast of the current market

  • Establish and reinforce corporate brand strategies and tactics across multi-media channels such as web sites and social media, digital tools, print materials and videos

  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ years of marketing, communications or related experience

Critical Skills

  • Demonstrated outstanding written, verbal and presentation communications skills

  • Experience developing and executing successful marketing communications campaigns

  • Excellent organizational, execution and project management capabilities with keen attention to detail

  • Broad knowledge of web content development, digital publishing, email and social media best practices

  • Proficient at managing multiple projects with tight and often competing deadlines

  • Vendor resource management experience

  • Strong ability to act independently with sound business judgment and emotional maturity

  • Excellent listening skills and ability to build cross-functional relationships and influence without authority across all levels and functions

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Demonstrated creative, innovative thinker who isn’t afraid of taking educated and calculated risks

  • People-savvy and capable of understanding and navigating complex, matrix organizations

  • Flexibility to take on different roles and duties as required

  • Ability to adapt and thrive in a dynamic environment

  • Passion and enthusiasm for healthcare and our customers’ success

  • Experience in healthcare industry preferred


4-year degree in Marketing, Business or related field or equivalent experience

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please. Category: Marketing/Communications