Senior Marketing Manager, Oncology Nurse Education

AstraZeneca   •  

Gaithersburg, MD

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


5 - 7 years

Posted 27 days ago

As a Senior Marketing Manager, Oncology Nurse Education, you'll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients' lives. North American Commercial is the 'face' of AstraZeneca and MedImmune to our many healthcare clients. They represent many of the most well recognized and respected products in the industry, and build strong relationships with healthcare professionals.

AstraZeneca's vision in Oncology is to help patients by redefining the cancer-treatment paradigm, with the aim of bringing six new cancer medicines to patients between 2013 and 2020. A broad pipeline of next-generation medicines is focused principally on four disease areas - breast, ovarian, lung and hematological cancers. As well as other tumor types, these are being targeted through four key platforms - immunotherapy, the genetic drivers of cancer and resistance, DNA damage repair, and antibody drug conjugates, underpinned by personalized healthcare and biomarker technologies.

Main Responsibility:

The Senior Marketing Manager, Oncology Nurse Education is responsible for the tactical execution of Lung and Hematology Nurse Educator Strategy.

This position will report into the Director of Precision Medicine and Nurse Education (PM&NE), and will work in close partnership with the Oncology Nurse Educator (ONE) National Directors, PM&NE team, members of the IO/EGFR/Heme Franchise teams and cross functional partners.

The role will play a critical role in the execution of the ONE marketing plan across multiple franchises.

This position is based at our Gaithersburg, MD campus, headquarters for the US Oncology and the Oncology Business Unit.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Lead, manage and contribute to all key aspects of the ONE strategic and operational plan
  • Develop unbranded/branded disease state and product education related to adverse event and patient management
  • Develop educational content on patient adherence, outcomes, clinical nursing support, tumor staging & diagnostic testing, and adverse event management programs
  • Effectively lead budget planning for ONE marketing
  • Partner with ONE field teams to ensure the appropriate pull-through of messaging
  • Develop and execute the congress plan, speaker programs, and ad boards for ONEs
  • Lead alignment of messages across PM&NE, Brand and cross functional teams (e.g. Access and Advocacy)
  • Possess strong business acumen and interpersonal skills
  • Ensure highest level of adherence with AstraZeneca's regulatory, legal, and compliance policies

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5-7 years Pharmaceutical experience
  • 3-5 Oncology experience
  • Finance experience understanding of forecasts, budgets, financial processes and tools
  • Understanding of portfolio planning processes is a plus
  • Cross-functional team experience
  • Experience in project management and strategic planning processes and tools
  • Strong interpersonal, communication (written and oral), organizational, relationship building, and consulting skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead team of functional and technical members to achieve outcomes