Philips Product Marketing Manager (Medical Consumables & Sensors) in Andover, Massachusetts
We challenge you to take on an exciting opportunity to be in a Product Marketing Manager for Philips Medical Consumables and Sensors (MCS) Business Unit (MCS). The Product Manager is the pivotal marketing role in the Medical Consumables and Sensors Business Innovation Unit (BIU) and drives creation of solutions (integrated combination of products and services) from idea to market. The Product Manager is accountable for defining, launching and building profitable product solution platforms that transform healthcare. They work directly with R&D and other marketing functions to ensure the products/solutions are developed to the feature and price specifications that each target market segment demands. The Product Manager owns the product lifecycle from concept phase through development and launch and eventually, end of life. The Product Manager is required to have deep expertise in market segmentation, product strategy, competitive strategy, and product development.
Develop and maintain a needs-based customer segmentation for their respective solution across global markets (supported by Market Intelligence)
Work across R&D, Services and Operations (helping lead “heavyweight teams” where applicable) to develop integrated offerings that meet the needs of priority customer segments, tailored by market
Set value-based price corridors and guidance for products/solutions
Coordinate pricing across product lines to ensure profitable growth
Develop channel strategy for each offering by market (e.g., direct in North America, indirect in emerging markets and online globally)
Develop business cases for new products and services for consideration in the portfolio management process
Develop business requirements for new product and enhancements to existing products; work with R&D on functional specifications and feature/function prioritization
Work with Field Marketing to enable the market sales teams (e.g., conduct presentations ahead of new product launch)
Conduct customer executive presentations, coordinated as part of sales campaigns with priority customers
Manage external analyst relations (e.g., presentations) for their products and offerings
Drive overall execution of development and launch of products/solutions in all markets as part of a cross functional business team including BG/BIU Management, Sales, Field Marketing, Operations and Finance
Own development of global new product/solution training content
Manage contractual strategic partnerships with third-party integrated solution providers; key strategic customers/KOLs; and as appropriate, complementary solution providers
Develop and maintain five-year strategic vision for product roadmap (for internal stakeholders and customers)
You will report directly to the Director of Product Management for Philips Medical Consumables & Sensors (MCS) business. The MCS team is part of Philips Patient Care & Monitoring Solutions (PCMS) division. Besides the Director of Product Management, this person has critical linkages to Clinical Marketing Specialists, R&D, Market Leadership / Sales, Services Marketing, Field Marketing / Market Intelligence, and Operations / Service Operations. This position is based in Andover, MA.
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Philips' dedication to enriching lives is reflected in our company, our solutions, and a commitment to our people. Philips products lead to improved healthcare, faster diagnosis and better patient outcomes. Philips employees change lives every day.
We offer you the opportunity to personally contribute to Philips’ achievement of growth objectives and ambition to improve the lives of 3 Billion people a year by 2025. Your strong leadership will enable broader deployment of solutions that address some of society’s most pressing issues. You will contribute to shaping the future of healthcare and saving lives as well as impacting sustainability and the curtailment of costly and damaging energy consumption. You will leverage your strengths in driving a business with significant strategic opportunity; the ability to partner, learn and grow from colleagues in a highly complex, global organization. We will support your personal and professional development with the opportunity to further advance your career in a company that believes in offering its employees the challenges and opportunities they need to grow professionally and personally.
We are looking for
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field, MBA preferred
2-5 years in marketing, product development, or related field
Experience in high tech, healthcare/med-tech solutions businesses
You should be able to speak to the following:
% Sales from new products
Accuracy of forecasting
Call to Action / Contact
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