International Product Manager - Marketing Immuno Assays

Recruiter
The Binding Site Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Great opportunity to come on board and make a real difference and take ownership of the cradle to grave product life cycle of our Immuno Assays

  • Work with pre-NPD team to identify opportunities for new product development.
  • Take ownership of new product development projects. Ensure that thorough market research is conducted to support the development of new products in line with customer expectations.
  • Ensure the smooth progression of NPD projects through the marketing department. Ensure all activities are completed according to agreed deadlines.
  • Working with Marketing Communications and Scientific Affairs team to create promotional and technical literature to support new products at launch and throughout the product life cycle.
  • Production of sales tools including competitor assay product analyses, publication summaries and training materials including launch pack materials.
  • Liaise with Scientific Affairs to ensure scientific studies are aligned with strategic marketing plan. Ensure output from studies is translated to marketing material.
  • Manage product changes through the quality system.
  • Work with Technical Services to support the resolution of customer complaints and enquiries in a positive manner.
  • Liaison with production departments in support of management of product supply. Work with all relevant departments to manage stocking issues to ensure minimal impact to customers.
  • Training of sales, specialists and distributors' staff
  • Attend international exhibitions and meetings

Knowledge and Skills

• Degree in Life Sciences or Marketing/Business or equivalent

• Experience in a marketing/sales/customer facing environment in the diagnostic/Life science industry

• A good understanding of the diagnostic market /life science market• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Appetite and capability in cross functional team working

• Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

• Excellent presentation and team working skills.

• Ability to develop strong stakeholder relationships (internal and external)

• The ability to follow set policies and procedures.

• Excellent attention to detail.

• The ability to make decisions under pressure.

• Ability to coach and mentor junior members of staff.

• To be organised and have a structured approach to work.

• Must be able to travel internationally occasionally over a weekend.

• UK Driving license


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