Philips Sleep and Respiratory Care Marketing Graduate in Guildford, United Kingdom

Supports the UK/Ire Marketing team in the implementation of key marketing projects. OWnership of projects, data analysis and reporting of market information. Management of annual trade events and development of education programme for customers.

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Build and execute plans to best launch Philips’ latest innovations and campaigns within the Sleep and Respiratory Care business at Philips. This is part of a two year graduate programme in Marketing starting in September 2017.

You will be required to carry out assignments both collaboratively with the Marketing team and also to work independently. You will be required to work within established procedures and in some cases develop new processes.

You are responsible for

  • Data analysis/insights e.g. market share validations and reporting, new product trackers

  • Executing projects e.g. new product launch materials, social media calendar

  • Assisting on some key assignments. These could be direct to professional or direct to consumer.

  • All projects would be to support the Marketing team meet their business plan objectives.

You are a part of

  • The Marketing team within the Sleep & Respiratory Care business. The role will be primarily based in Guildford, Surrey however travel will be required to Chichester, West Sussex approximately one day per week.

  • The UK/Ire SRC business straddles both healthcare and consumer. It reports into the Business Leader for Philips Personal Health business.

  • The UK/Ire Marketing team consists of 4 people including 1 Senior Marketing Manager who sits on the UK Leadership Team, 2 Junior Marketing Managers and a Graduate position. We are a fairly new team within the organization and are excited to learn new things and drive our business foreard.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • In your final year of your undergraduate / Masters degree or graduated within the last 18 months and available from September 2017.

  • You will have achieved / predicted a minimum 2 :1 degree .

  • Interest in pursuing a long term career in marketing

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Target/time driven with a ‘can do’ attitude.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a high level of energy, drive and passion in pursuing work objectives and a total commitment to achieving successful outcomes.

  • You will be adaptable and socially confident, enabling you to build strong relationships quickly, which will be key to your success. In essence you will already be naturally demonstrating our behaviors of Eager to win, Take Ownership and Team up to Excel.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

  • Inquisitive and analytical.

  • Good organization skills.

  • Full, valid driver’s license?

In return, we offer you

A challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to learn and develop a rewarding career. Philips is growing its marketing capability enterprise wide. Succeeding in this market-based role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.

Philips is quick to recognize emerging talent and nurture success. If you are passionate about what you do and determined to be successful we will support you and your career development. There are no wrong questions at Philips and we challenge our employees and graduates alike to ask and learn. Philips is rapidly evolving which creates an exciting and vibrant work environment.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

Recruitment Details and Next Steps:

Please apply today by submitting your CV and covering letter here. Please note applications will be processed on a first come first served basis .