Stryker Product Manager in Bucharest, Romania

Requisition ID 29723BR

Job Title Product Manager

Group Global Quality and Ops

Division EEMEA

Business Unit Romania

Business Function Marketing

Country ROMANIA

City Bucharest

Employment Category Full Time

Percent Travel Required Up to 40%

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 – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Job Description / Information

  • Prepare and execute marketing plans in relation to the launch and the promotion of the Medsurg product lines within responsible territory.

  • Develop marketing materials, plan promotional activities, work closely with sales team and regional/global marketing to ensure these tools are both effective in supporting sales, provide training and support to the sales force, monitor trends and improve market intelligence.

  • Maintain contacts with customers to follow up promotion efforts.

  • Develop technical expertise with respect to specified product area. This includes product knowledge, sales volume and trends, cost and margin information as well as key customer demands and needs.

  • Actively organize and participate to local/regional promotional and educational events. Produce and develop key marketing tools to support the market plan initiatives. Work closely with sales team and regional/global marketing to ensure these tools are both effective in supporting sales. This includes the development of sales briefs, selling/promotional materials, exhibition booth activities and materials, advertising, public relations activities and website activities.

  • Provide input into and assistance with market research as and when required, monitor and communicate market research requirements to back up marketing planning and promotional activities.

  • Provide input into and share actively in customer feedback surveys.

  • Provide insight for main competitor activities within the territory.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum five years of experience in the role in similar position

  • Experience in marketing within medical industry with proven track record showing impact on sales

  • Medical background (preferably)

  • Fluency in English

  • MS Office experience

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Strategic and analytical thinking abilities and able to take decisions

  • High level of trust and integrity

  • Ability to work in a team and solve problems

  • Proactive style

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Diplomacy and awareness of cultural issues

  • Flexibility and able to travel on occasional trips (domestic and abroad)

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 – M/F/Veteran/Disability