BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) European Junior Product Manager, Medication Delivery Solutions (M/F) in Eysins, Switzerland
Job Description Summary
In this position, you will join our marketing team for Medication Delivery Solutions overseeing the Everyday Essentials business in Europe (General IV sets, Syringes and Needles).
You will work alongside senior marketing professionals and will support the market strategy, contributing in defining product offering, positioning and promotion in particular through pharmacy retail to drive overall success. You will coordinate external marketing communication projects working closely with the European Centre of Excellence.
This role will be a stepping stone to a future Product Management or equivalent role within our Marketing organization.
As Junior Product Manager Europe reporting to our Associate Marketing Director, Everyday Essentials, you will work closely with the European Product Managers and country marketing teams to drive key projects in the areas of customer engagements, product commercialization, product training content development. You will also manage, co-ordinate and develop internal communications projects with a focus in pharmacy retail initiatives.
In addition, you will support the Associate Marketing Director in Strategy development and will contribute and support the team in taking care of Market management (positioning, product differentiation etc.). You will prepare presentations on markets, products, companies etc. as well as product and marketing material (white papers, product brochures etc). Other key responsibilities include:
Participating in and supporting the Product Managers in some aspect of day to day business
Participating in some aspects of Product lifecycle management
Supporting Product Managers with Product Launches
To achieve the results that we are looking for, we need a degree-level educated professional in Marketing, Economics or Engineering, ideally with prior experience in the Healthcare, Medical Devices or Pharmaceutical industry. An International or European marketing experience will also be preferred. In addition, a good understanding of the latest retail trends is desired.
Agile and service minded with a positive outlook to change, you have a knack for commercial awareness and understanding. Proactive and strong in planning and organization, you are self-confident and open-minded. A team-player, you are able to build relationship and networks through a positive and energizing style and authentic communications. In addition, you show clear customer focus and good business sense with a strategic approach to problems. Other desired qualities include:
Good presentation skills
Project management experience
Fluency in English. A further major European language would be an advantage
Willingness to travel around 20%-30%
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Primary Work Location
CHE Eysins - Business Park Terre-Bonne
BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.