Content Marketing Director at RDMD
San Francisco, CA, US

At RDMD, we’re dedicated to jumpstarting new research to accelerate treatments for rare disease patients. Everyone at RDMD is driven by a deep commitment to our mission, a love for problem solving, and an interest in questioning how things are traditionally done. We’re looking for someone who can lead content marketing and be the owner of our patient acquisition goals.

You should love words and storytelling and be empathetic to what inspires and resonates with our patient communities. You’ll create, analyze, and refine a cross-channel content calendar and manage all campaigns. You’ll measure qualitatively and quantitatively what works, and turn data into useful takeaways for our team.


  • Accountable for all content marketing initiatives to drive traffic, engagement, and leads that drive the acquisition of new patient data and patient engagement on the RDMD platform.
  • Collaborates across the team, and especially with our patient operations lead, to deliver an effective content marketing strategy and editorial plan to meet business objectives at lowest costs.
  • Role requires a brand publisher mindset: the ability to create content our audience is looking for and then to optimize the path to conversion.
  • Develop and manage editorial calendar and organization workflows
  • Channel management of digital content hubs and all supporting social channels including email / newsletter distribution. This person must understand the basic best practices of the main social media channels, which content and approaches work on each and why.
  • Other editorial requirements include basic SEO understanding, content categorization and structure, content development, distribution and measurement. Development of editorial governance so content is consistent with our brand voice, style and tone.
  • Measurement and optimization of the program will be required on a regular and ongoing basis.
  • Management of all creative resources including designers, writers, and outside agency personnel.
  • Integration of content programs with brand campaigns to drive brand to demand.
  • Executive presentations on the program approaches and results.
  • Grow and expand team, with understanding of budget, needs, and gaps in expertise.


  • Experience creating content for the web and growing a social audience.
  • Editorial mindset that seeks to understand what audiences consume and how to create it.
  • Ability to analyze and present content and social performance.
  • Experience with Google analytics, Vimeo (or similar video formats) and the top social channels.
  • Project management skills and understanding how to manage the priorities of multiple stakeholders in a complex environment and focus on the delivery of results in the form of engagement, leads and sales.

*About you

  • Impeccably organized with high attention to detail.
  • Data-driven, but flexible enough to make informed decisions with limited data.
  • A self-starter with the ability to juggle multiple projects at once and prioritize on the fly.
  • Great communication and written skills.
  • Excited and ready to join a fast-paced and flexible startup environment.
  • Passion for our mission is a must.

About RDMD:

RDMD is a healthtech company with an ambitious mission to accelerate treatments for patients with rare diseases. RDMD was founded by Onno Faber, an entrepreneur who was diagnosed with a rare disease called NF2 in 2015. The company has developed a technology platform purpose-built for generating real world evidence for rare disease researchers, as well as a patient platform that empowers rare disease patients to access and take control of their own medical data. Our vision is to help jumpstart new therapeutic programs and accelerate R&D for all rare diseases.

RDMD is venture-backed by top healthcare investors, including (Lux Capital)[] and (Village Global)[]. Participating angels include the CEOs/exces of 23andMe, Flatiron Health, Clover Health, United Therapeutics, Verge Genomics, Apple, Google Ventures, Twitter, Instagram, Perlara and many others.