Product Manager - Medical Devices (9 Month Contract)

Recruiter
Star Medical Ltd
Location
Luton
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a global, leading medical device company who specialise within wound treatment, pressure ulcer prevention, infection prevention and surgery are currently looking to recruit a Product Manager to work across the company's whole portfolio on a 9 month maternity cover contract.

The key responsibilities of the role will include:

* Develop and implement UK marketing plans for agreed product categories to achieve sales and profitability targets
* Contribute to the implementation of agreed 'customer needs to value 'solutions in the UK
* To support the sales force with the appropriate tools to enable them to sell the assortment in an efficient and effective manner to reach sales targets
* To work and liaise closely with the Marketing Manager - to ensure all strategies and initiatives are in line with overall business objectives before implementation
* To develop the product assortment for the UK and increase customer satisfaction to achieve agreed upon financial targets
* To maintain local pricing strategy within international guidelines to ensure profits in line with or above budget and forecast
* To develop and /or implement with the support of the Marketing Communications Manager sales and marketing concepts, arguments and claims for the UK sales organisation, to support the product portfolio
* Support in tender submissions made by the business to maximise sales, profitability and market share in the UK
* To develop and communicate local marketing plans including launch plans to ensure alignment with the sales organisation

The ideal candidate will be / have:

* Educated to degree level or equivalent
* Previous medical device, pharmaceutical or healthcare marketing experience
* Previous experience of working across a large portfolio of products
* Ideally previous experience sales experience within either the medical device or pharmaceutical industry, although not essential

Apply now via this website or call Matthew Pulley on [Phone number removed]

Star is a full service resourcing and outsourcing company which resources at all levels for pharmaceutical, medical devices and technology, clinical research and healthcare communications companies in the UK and Ireland on a headcount and outsourced basis. If you haven't heard from us within 7 working days of submitting your application, please assume that you haven't been successful on this occasion. We wish you the best of luck with your job search.
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