Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. Stryker products and services are available in over 100 countries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.
Job Description / Information
The Product Manager will be responsible for driving product marketing strategies and programs consistent with overall business objectives in one segment, utilizing traditional and innovative marketing/product approaches, tools and methodologies.
Develops product marketing strategies within the product line and marketing function.
Develops and executes portfolio product marketing strategies to achieve stated revenue, profitability and market share objectives
Works with supervisor and co-workers to evaluate trends in assigned segments or new, but related, markets to determine segment penetration opportunities and strategies
Works with outside agencies/organizations to benchmark marketing program offerings and bring best demonstrated practices in-house
Establishes consistent positioning/branding image throughout product lines, promotional materials and events
Drives the product marketing message through all communication channels by partnering with internal and external communication resources and functions
Collaborates with field sales management, consulting surgeons and patients to validate, deliver and evaluate marketing strategies and programs
Partners with other departments in Division (CQR, Operations) to support high impact launches on new products
A Bachelor’s degree is required for this position. Marketing, Business or Engineering concentration strongly preferred, advanced degree also (MBA) preferred.
Candidates should have at least 2 - 5 years of experience in a classical marketing function and direct product management experience. Experience in healthcare products or medical device industry is highly preferred.
Ideal candidates should also possess the following skills/experiences: Knowledge of surgical techniques in orthopedics strongly preferred
Experience medical device products sales and marketing preferred
Effective project management skills
Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and independently in a cross-functional and team oriented environment
Strong oral and written skills (both in groups and one-on-on interaction)
Strong analytical skills and ability to deliver results with multiple and complex projects
Website : http://www.stryker.com
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.