At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to workin the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.
The product manager supports the development and management of a successful, sustainable laboratory automation 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 commercial (sales/marketing) experience). Highly preferred: Experience in Diagnostics (2 years) ideally in IVD. Marketing product launch experience.