Digital Communication & Operations Graduate

Digital Communication & Operations Graduate

Shimmer is a leading provider of wearable wireless sensor products and solutions. As a pioneer in the industry Shimmer is committed to pushing the boundaries, and driving the future development of wearable wireless sensing through our personnel and world class engineering team.

Reports to
Marketing Manager
Works with
Marketing/Sales Team
Job Location
Dublin, Ireland
Job Type
Full Time

About Shimmer Research

Shimmer provides advanced development of wearable sensing systems based on award winning clinical grade sensor technology. The platform enables real-time data capture and communication and facilitates comprehensive wireless sensing applications that efficiently address biophysical, kinematic, and environmental-sensing needs. The device has provided medical researchers, computer scientists or enterprise product development teams with what has been a best-in-class vehicle for data capture that is robust, reliable, and unobtrusive. Essentially, Shimmer enables meaningful new solutions in the area of wearable sensing and digital health for real world applications or real societal benefit. Current applications include wearable ECG monitoring, Bioimpedance monitoring, Parkinson’s tremor studies, prediction of epileptic events, gait and balance analysis, elite athlete monitoring & rehabilitation, and group monitoring for neuromarketing analysis to name a few.

Who we are recruiting for:

• Can communicate clearly with team members

• Demonstrate that you can work under your own initiative and as part of a team

• Can move from one project to the next seamlessly throughout the day/week • Have a willingness to learn about the wearable technology industry

• Can build relationships with customers and external stakeholders

• Can maintain a professional demeanor in person, over the phone, and on email

• Can Demonstrate strong organizational and time-management skills

Digital Communications tasks:

• Manage all Shimmer social channels creating engaging written and visual content and providing support to the roll out of communications campaigns.

• Work with the team on managing x2 websites, edit and update with timely content.

• Conducting frequent Market analysis, extending to competitor analysis

• Conduct customer research to determine future customer needs

• Keep Shimmers digital marketing calendar up to date and assist with executing activities

• Prepare, create and design necessary communications piece for Shimmer conference both online/offline

• Assist with design work for marketing materials using Photoshop and/or InDesign

• Manage stock and custom photography for marketing materials

• Manage all Shimmer social channels creating engaging written and visual content and providing support to the roll out of fundraising and communications campaigns

Sales Operations tasks:

• Answering customer queries via email with the goal to convert them to sales.

• Preparing custom quotes for potential and repeat customers.

• Process all transactional sales through our CRM, and work closely with our parent company/manufacturer to ensure timely supply and shipping of purchased products.

• Liaise with our operations team to deliver timely orders.

• Research and comprise a list of key targets, and work with the team to plan and execute a business development roadmap for those targets.

• Prepare, record, and update company documents for weekly and bi-weekly meetings

• Participate in team bi-weekly meeting with the marketing team.


• Must have a recognized 3rd level qualification not less than Level 6 (minimum grade 2:2) on NVQF or recognized equivalent, or a postgraduate degree not less than Level 9 on the NVQF, or recognized equivalent.

• Have a valid work permit to work in Ireland (if required) for a minimum of 24months.

• Experience in using Google Analytics or alternative web analytics platform.

• Be proficient in MS Office suite Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

• Be proficient in graphic/video deign.

• Experience with using a CMS – WordPress and Squarespace preferable.