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Philips Senior Marketing Manager (m/f/d) Basic Life Support & Networking Solutions in Böblingen, Germany


In this role, you have the opportunity to

work in a diverse and dynamic environment as our new Senior Marketing Manager (m/f/d) for our business Basic Life Support (BLS) and Networking Solutions (NS). You will take over the responsibility as our segment domain expert, understand customer’s needs and act on market, community and business specific insights.

You are responsible for

  • Aiming for the main objective: Measurably and sustainably increase order intake, market share, marketing productivity, brand value and customer experience in the BLS & NS segment

  • Developing a marketing plan for the segment by using the 6 P’s of Marketing

  • Defining and executing a promotion plan for new solution introductions as well as continued demand generation by running campaigns, promotions and events

  • Defining a market focus, determining the B2B and B2C channels with the Markets

  • Ensuring market readiness before strategically positioning and introducing products/ solutions into local markets (new product/ solution Introductions)

  • Defining pricing strategy, with regular reviews for profitability and volume jointly with the pricing team

  • Generating market demand, identifying profitable areas of growth and running campaigns in local markets

  • Identifying strategic initiatives and opportunities for business development and build business cases to exploit market potential

  • Providing market relevant information to enable the Business Units to act on customer insights and competitor strategies and include it into product/ solution roadmaps

  • Creating a marketing processes framework based on market/ business analytics and tools provided by our enabling functions

You are part of

the Sales Enablement & Marketing Team Therapeutic Care (TC), Diagnostic ECG (DECG) and Medical Consumables and Sensors (MCS), the Market-to-Order (M2O) team and the BG Patient Care and Monitoring Solutions (PCMS).

Main focus of this role is to shape the market, to generate demand and to bring market and customer insights to the business units. It ensures that each individual market can fully exploit the sales and profit potential of Philips products/ solutions and services.

This job presents many opportunities for candidates comfortable in international business. It is diverse, dynamic and requires flexibility and ability to adapt to and learn from different cultures.

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

  • Master’s degree in relevant field; MBA preferred

  • Proven experience in marketing, sales or related field

  • Experience in high tech, healthcare/med-tech solutions businesses, B2B and B2C

  • Clinical experience is preferred

  • Capability to drive sales growth in new and existing markets

  • Ability to identify local opportunities, interact with decision makers and provide highest-quality leads as a result

  • Positive outlook and ability to turn around and maintain high motivation in marketing and sales force

  • Ability to collect and comprehend local market trends and competitive intelligence into actionable input for the Global and regional marketing teams

  • English, preferably second language

In return, we offer you

Working in the medical industry brings much fulfillment, as well as unique challenges. You’ll work in an international agile team with great opportunities for you to explore. You’ll be contributing to a higher Quality of life for billions and helping Philips deliver innovation that matters.

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 . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

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