Channel Marketing Associate, Germany
Maternity Cover -- 12 months
LifeScan was founded in 1981 to provide solutions for people with Diabetes, focusing on the design and manufacture of test strips and electronic meters for blood glucose testing. Following the launch of the Onetouch brand in 1987, LifeScan has expanded to over 90 countries, serving over 20 Million patients worldwide and is the market leader. The business employs around 2,400 people worldwide with hubs in Chesterbrook USA, Inverness UK and Zug Switzerland.
We have an excellent opportunity for Channel Marketing Associate based in Dusseldorf reporting to the Channel Marketing Lead, EMEA. Although your main focus will be Germany you will be a vital member of the EMEA team. This role is covering a maternity leave for 12 months initially, however, there may be a possibility of extending this further.
In this role you will be responsible for development, approval and execution of marketing materials and programs for the Professional Channel towards:
o General Practitioners
o Diabetes Specialist Nurses
You will also be accountable for growth objectives for assigned products and managing spending within defined budget limits and you will also form a strong collaboration with Medical/Clinical, Professional Relations, Sales leaders, Sales training; Global marketing team and regional marketing teams to drive business growth and great, implementable initiatives.
Interfacing with global creative agencies to ensure effective development and readiness of materials for markets will be also be a big part to the role, together with coordinating all materials for pharmacies development, copy clearance and tracking of all materials and marketing programs for pharmacists.
Responsibilities will also include:
Product & Programs Management
Processes & Knowledge
Requirements for this role include:
2+ years' experience of marketing/sales experience in a customer facing role teamed with demonstrated success with managing creative agencies to deliver stand out results.
It goes without saying, to be successful in this role, you need to be highly engaging with strong collaboration and a willingness to develop and/or support digital education platforms for customers and drive partnership in product delivery system.
What you will gain from the role:
In this role you will play an integral part within the commercial organisation. You will have the opportunity to develop the role and really shape the way we do business whilst touching the lives of people with diabetes.
We will support your personal and professional development to allow you to grow in this role. We have a strong team that will help coach and develop you to allow you the autonomy to make an impact early on in this role.
If you are dynamic and driven, you can take this organisation to a whole new level. By challenging the status quo and creating efficiencies you will have the opportunity to gain that sense of achievement and moment of pride we all desire.
If you want to be seen for the talent you bring to your work, be the driver of your own career, and work with others who share your passion for caring and success then this would be a fantastic role for the right candidate.
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