The product manager supports the development and management of a successful, sustainable Immunoassays franchise, ensuring delivery of exceptional customer value and business targets. Acts as a subject matter expert on our products/solutions, and manages the product area day-to-day, in line with the global marketing plan and in collaboration with area teams. Proactively identifies new opportunities to grow and differentiate the franchise and collaborates across the organization to effectively develop and launch new products and solutions on-time and on-budget.
Proactively manages all aspects of the product line, evolving to stay ahead of the market and keep relevant to the global and local markets.
Strategic responsibilities include:
Tactical responsibilities (day-to-day) include:
The position requires the ability to understand the technology and capabilities of Abbott products, market and customer dynamics – including competitive assessment. The candidate must be highly organized, self-directed and goal-oriented with the ability to manage many tasks/projects and adapt in a rapidly changing environment
Education: Bachelor’s degree required preferably in business, medical technology, life sciences, engineering or related technical discipline. MBA preferred.
Experience: Minimum total experience of 5 years, 2 years of marketing experience. Highly preferred: Experience in Diagnostics (2 years) ideally in IVD. Marketing product launch experience.