BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Marketing Associate in Covington, Georgia
BD Urology and Critical Care (BD UCC) is looking for a talented individual interested in a career in Medical Device Marketing. The Marketing Associate position is a high growth opportunity based in our Covington, GA office. Formerly Bard Medical we have joined Becton-Dickinson together advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care.
This position is responsible for assisting product management employees in the marketing activities of a single or multiple product lines within the BD UCC portfolio of products and to coordinate those activities with other BD UCC employees. The incumbent is also responsible for assisting product management employees in communicating with and developing the resources necessary to support the division field sales force.
Assess customer needs and communicate those needs under the guidance of product management employees.
Assist in the implementation of marketing tactics and the development of promotional materials.
Assist product management employees in assessment of competitive impacts on the business.
Provides support to product management employees in ongoing communication to the field sales force to assess needs and general market trends.
Provide support to product management employees in project teams.
Provide support to product management employees in the development of yearly business / strategic plans.
Assembling resources and working with others to accomplish and manage projects as they occur in the context of the business needs.
Proficient in the use of a personal computer with advanced use of MS Excel, MS Word.
Strong interpersonal skills required in the areas of verbal and written communications, customer focus, professionalism, coaching, and team building.
Strong listening and assessment skills.
Strong questioning and problem-solving skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills
Daily backorder management tasks, including coordinating priority accounts, releasing orders for constrained codes, providing sales support for product submissions, and communicating daily updates to sales force.
Inventory management across all product lines, including daily lot tracking through receiving/quality/sterilization, compiling weekly production reports from suppliers, and global demand monitoring
Manage product branding and/or collateral update activities
Represent Endourology Franschise on BD UCC website team
Complete post-market surveillance marketing activities for Endourology (Kidney Stone Management) products and adjacent product lines.
B.S./B.A. four-year degree required, preferably with a major in Marketing, Engineering, Business , Supply Chain or Natural Sciences.
Employee may be required to sit, bend, stoop, use keyboard, see, talk and hear. May occasionally lift objects up to 25 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position works in a normal office environment. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderate. Frequent travel is required.
Industry Standard/Category: Marketing Associate/Marketing
Career Level: entry level
Division Name: Bard Medical Division
External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc.
External Company URL: www.crbard.com
Street: 8195 Industrial Blvd.
C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare.
We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.
Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.