Specialist, Digital Content in Columbus, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 9/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scotts Miracle-Gro we think people are like plants....in the right place you will grow and flourish. Are you an advocate of making the world a more beautiful place by inspiring others, championing new ideas and being intellectually curious? Are you not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty?  If so, then we want you as part of our Scotts family...the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden care products!  

We are looking for a Digital Content Specialist who will grow at our corporate office in Marysville, Ohio.

The Digital Content Specialist is responsible for working with BT, Marketing Shared Services Department and Brands to enhance and update all SMG.COM properties to meet yearly goals. This person will be responsible for executing on a variety of content, product, and UX projects on owned digital and international properties.

In this role you will:

  • Work with SMG teams to execute yearly strategic goals across SMG web properties using the digital platforms described above;
  • Identify areas for improvement, gathers requirements, working closely with BT, and execute in agile environment;
  • Work closely with IS programmers and Quality Assurance team on new releases, updates and enhancements;
  • The ability to understand and gather new business requirements, form project plan, and translate/execute plans across departments;
  • This role will provide input on project process, plans, digital UX, and integrations;
  • Work in an agile IT environment and is expected to be personable and flexible with a broad digital knowledge base;
  • This person will also monitor web properties in a proactive manner to ensure that information is accurate, content is current and pages are free of errors.

The perfect person will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications CIS, or related field combined with technical aptitude;
  • At least 2 years combined experience involving technical implementation of web sites with some experience in a marketing based organization;
  • Knowledge of digital platforms and digital marketing - including but not limited to, Adobe cloud platforms, Drupal CMS, Smartling Translation Platform and JIRA Software;
  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, UX, and Design;
  • Brand and department support experience;
  • Ability to pick up new digital platform integrations;
  • Ability to work under deadlines and juggle multiple projects at once;
  • Project management experience;
  • Proven record of ability to learn new products and technologies quickly.

Some other nice to have’s:

  • Experience in Price Spider and BazaarVoice integrations a plus.

What we do for our associates (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage with wellness incentive program.
  • Onsite wellness center which includes: state of the art fitness facility, Walgreen’s pharmacy and Doctor’s office.
  • Beautiful campus and corporate offices designed like a log cabin offering free coffee, chef run cafe and the best crushed ice!
  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program.
  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.
  • Generous vacation day policy.
  • Various associate engagement activities throughout the year including intramural sports leagues.


Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Scotts MiracleGro by accessing our Talent Network: SMG Talent Network

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, TomCat, Ortho, RoundUp, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.