Global Product Manager

Location

Galway - Ireland

Department Name

Marketing

Functional area

Marketing

Reports To

Global Marketing Director

Job Summary

As Global Product Manager you will work closely with our external customers, and our internal cross functional teams, clinical, sales, engineering, research & development, regulatory, and finance and be responsible for guiding products from idea generation to launch.  As Global Product Manager you will help shape the future of the global product strategy and be responsible for representing the global commercial requirement and voice of the customer at all strategy, product development, prioritization and project meetings. You must be able to demonstrate a high degree of strategic agility, strong technical knowledge, a good understanding of the respiratory area and understand market dynamics and anticipate trends.  The global Aerogen marketing team offers a high energy, dynamic working environment where one will learn, be challenged and have fun.

Duties / Responsibilities

Key responsibilities include supporting the development and execution of Global Marketing strategy through:

  • Analyze market dynamics, trends and data, gather customer information to help in the identification of new product innovations, help in optimizing the product portfolio, launching new products and, managing product lifecycles, forecasting, pricing strategies and guidelines, etc.
  • Develop and execute product strategy based on Aerogen technology core competencies, market dynamics and potential growth opportunities for Aerogen
  • Define product roadmaps, including technical requirements for new products and sustaining projects based on customer requirements
  • Validate market need for new or improved products
  • Support the Global Product Development System process as a core team member and be accountable for completion of respective marketing deliverables, if assigned.
  • Understand , anticipate and translate the Voice of the Customer to inform and drive the product strategy and potential growth strategy for the device business
  • Acts as a bridge between commercial and technical R&D and customers and actively work to ensure the unique technology Aerogen provides meets and is understood by our customer.

Specific Requirements

  • Ability to demonstrate experience managing complex, multi-location and multi-discipline projects
  • Global medical device or healthcare product management experience desired
  • Strong analytical skills, including building market models and a track record of marketing successes ideally in the Healthcare setting.
  • Galway based role
  • Normal office conditions.
  • Global travel up to 35%

Education / Experience

Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering or life sciences.  MBA preferred.

Closing Date for Application

16th April 2017