BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Associate Product Manager in Tempe, Arizona
Job Description Summary
The Associate Product Manager will develop the strategic and tactical initiatives for a key market segment on a global basis. Demonstrates leadership within the Division Marketing department, takes an active role in day-to-day operations, and plays a lead role in the product development activity for his/her business segment responsibility.
Work with R&D to develop a strong portfolio of product development projects that support the strategic direction and grow the business
Build relationship with and know keycustomers/distributorsand major buying groups
Take an active role on product development teams as leader or key participant
Communicate with domestic sales force and global marketing entities (directly and through international marketing). Identify and communicate market trends to division management and internal “team.
Develop and implement comprehensive product marketing plans including strategic and technical components
Forecast sales volume, monthly and long-term (18 months)
Budget administration (promotional and expense). Identify and develop marketing programs, sales tools and promotions
Recommend product line modifications, extensions, new products and product deletions.
Minimum of 2 years sales/marketing experience
MBA preferred, but not required.
Prior experience in healthcare communications, education and promotions.
Primary Work LocationUSA AZ - Tempe BPV Building 3
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