Stryker Marketing Manager in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Requisition ID 31618BR

Job Title Marketing Manager

Group MedSurg and Neurotech

Division Instruments

Business Unit Europe

Business Function Marketing

Country NETHERLANDS

City Amsterdam

Employment Category Full Time

Percent Travel Required Up to 60%

Shift 1st

About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. More information is available at www.stryker.com All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We are an EO employer ā€“ M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Job Description / Information

Key Responsibilities

Lead the creation, alignment and execution of the local marketing plans

Enable, educate, influence, and align the marketing team to local marketing strategy and define, track and communicate on key performance indicators

Manage talent, alignment and effectiveness within the product management team

Ensure alignment with Upstream Marketing and Research & Development, and input into all pipeline projects

Key Activities

  • Lead the research, launch, or reposition activities around products to maximize sales and growth using 4Pā€™s and Big Picture methodology

  • Lead key initiatives to drive skill levels, efficiency, process excellence and communication among the sales/marketing organization.

  • Partner with Brand Management, SalesEd and MedEd teams to ensure executional excellence and communication

  • Liaise with Sales Leadership on Country/Regional level to ensure alignment in planning & execution

  • Leads and mentors a large team of in-country Product Managers, and embodies the five Leadership Expectations

  • Ensures European input is given for all NPD projects, and facilitates Upstream and R&D visits

  • Builds KOL programs, which feeds the innovation pipeline, and increase customer engagement with our current offering

Qualifications/ Tenure:

  • 10 years + of marketing experience of which a significant portion is within Pharma/ med-tech industry.

  • BSc/BEng/MSc/MBA degree in Economics, Marketing, Engineering, Life Science or relevant field.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

Experience:

  • Proven track record in managing of large, geographically disperse teams.

  • Proven success record in leading marketing project incl. marketing plans, product launches and campaigns within healthcare industry.

  • Extensive knowledge of product management processes, planning and execution

  • Demonstrated leadership in innovating in the field of processes, marketing activities and marketing excellence

  • Strong track record as leader of cross-functional projects

  • Deep understanding of Med-Tech Industry

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications/ Tenure:

  • 10 years + of marketing experience of which a significant portion is within Pharma/ med-tech industry.

  • BSc/BEng/MSc/MBA degree in Economics, Marketing, Engineering, Life Science or relevant field.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

Experience:

  • Proven track record in managing of large, geographically disperse teams.

  • Proven success record in leading marketing project incl. marketing plans, product launches and campaigns within healthcare industry.

  • Extensive knowledge of product management processes, planning and execution

  • Demonstrated leadership in innovating in the field of processes, marketing activities and marketing excellence

  • Strong track record as leader of cross-functional projects

  • Deep understanding of Med-Tech Industry

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Stryker is an EO employer ā€“ M/F/Veteran/Disability