Digital Marketing Associate

at Humacyte
Published February 16, 2023
Location Durham, NC
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Humacyte, Inc. is bringing to market a once in a generation scientific technology platform, bioengineering readily available and universally implantable product opportunities focused on improving lives of patients and transforming the practice of medicine. Located in Durham, NC, the company develops and manufactures acellular tissues for the treatment of diseases and conditions across a wide range of therapeutic areas. The company’s innovative technology supports tissue repair, reconstruction, and replacement while overcoming limitations in existing standards of care. Initially developing a portfolio of human acellular vessels (HAVs), to target multiple vascular markets including trauma, arteriovenous access for hemodialysis, peripheral arterial disease, and coronary artery bypass grafting. Humacyte is focused on the development of future markets such as pediatric heart surgery, delivery of cellular therapies, and multiple other novel cell and tissue systems.

We are looking for additional colleagues to continue to build our expanding team. Candidates will be expected to work both independently and collaboratively as part of the Humacyte organization. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, with solid communication skills, and demonstrates the ability to work in a team environment and lead other professionals and peers.

Position Background:

The Digital Marketing Associate will work within the commercial & marketing department to provide support with digital content including photo, video, and social media content creation, as well as external media and copy creation for website, presentation, and marketing materials.

This position reports to the Senior Manager, Marketing & Digital Media

Remote Work Designation: Partially Remote

Major Accountabilities:

  • Support of the day-to-day duties and needs within the marketing and commercial department
  • Work collaboratively with a strong team mentality and cohesiveness to ensure achievement of commercial and marketing department goals
  • Assist with creative strategy for photography, videography, branding, and digital marketing
  • Assist with graphic, branding, and logo creation, along with other creative assets
  • Assist with content creation for all types of digital and social media channels
  • Assist with media for company Intranet page and on-site digital signage
  • Anticipate department needs, ensure efficient management of media and files, plan and schedule team meetings as necessary
  • Participate in organizing, scheduling, and managing logistics for external tradeshow events
  • Support external vendor relationships
  • Creation, preparation, editing of PowerPoint presentations
  • Ensure proper file management of digital media and department documents
  • Provide superior customer service to departments throughout the company while assisting with interdepartmental projects
  • Project management as assigned by direct manager
  • Process expense reports as needed
  • Other duties, as assigned

Special Competencies:

  • Intermediate to advanced Adobe Creative Suite skills (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, InDesign)
  • Intermediate to advanced Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint experience
  • Creative mind & eye, able to handle a multiple project workstream
  • Experience with corporate social media content creation & copywriting
  • Social media channel familiarity: Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, Reddit, etc.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Represent the organization in a positive and professional manner
  • Excellent problem-solving skills while also having the ability to stay calm and solution-focused in high stress situations
  • Constantly evaluates own performance and sees opportunity for growth
  • Must maintain discretion and confidentiality regarding sensitive information with high professionalism and ethical standards at all times
  • Superior customer service skills with both internal and external relationships
  • Personable, reliable, flexible, quick thinking, solution oriented, and self-starter
  • High degree of self-motivation and ability to multitask
  • Strong interpersonal and professional boundaries
  • Strong time management, organizational and prioritization skills
  • Able to work both independently and collaboratively, able to both lead and follow as needed

General Competencies:

  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Possess a positive roll-up-the-sleeves attitude and optimistic outlook
  • Represents the organization in a positive and professional manner
  • Strong ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with fluctuating priorities, and collaborate effectively with others
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with ability to set own priorities in a timely manner
  • High degree of flexibility and adaptability
  • Basic computer skills required, such as knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Must be able to work as needed to meet tight deadlines and at peak periods
  • Self-motivated and organized critical thinker with solid interpersonal and business communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a cross functional team
  • Adheres to company and facility specific policies and procedures, including SOP, training and meeting requirements
  • Always observe safety precautions and regulations in all areas where duties are performed
  • Responsible for reporting all safety hazards and potential unsafe working conditions
  • Reports to work on time and as scheduled


  • Associate degree, required. Bachelor’s Degree, preferred
  • At least 2 years of experience in digital media creation, photo & video editing, social media content development, required
  • At least 2 years working and being proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office products, required
  • Experience with content creation and copywriting for web, social, and print media
  • Experience with media and file management


  • Stock Options
  • 401k Plan with 4% Match and no Vesting Schedule
  • Medical, Vision and Dental Plans
  • Company Paid Long Term/Short Term Disability
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • 23 Days Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 10 Company Designated Holidays + 2 Floating Holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave Policies

**Please note, Humacyte does not provide sponsorship at this time.**