Medtronic Product Manager in Sydney, Australia

Product Manager

Location:

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Requisition #:

17000EJ8

Post Date:

Aug 02, 2017

Product Manager, CRDM

At Medtronic, we are recruiting for a Product Manager to join our Cardiovascular Group.

  • Exciting opportunity for applicants who enjoy being rewarded for success

  • Move into a realm of healthcare that is at the front end of innovation

  • Help us forge new paths that will advance patient care!

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be. We can accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

Position Summary:

In this role, you will be joining a collaborative team of subject matter experts whose purpose is to support our customers beyond devices. The Cardiac and Vascular Group (CVG) provide leading-edge products, therapies and innovative solutions to Medtronic’s partners. The main purpose of this role is to work with the Product Marketing Team and the CRDM Sales Team to implement plans to drive Medtronic’s market share across portfolios, including leading and assisting with product launches. You will be leveraging your solid understanding of the healthcare sector to provide technical support and education internally and externally for Medtronic pacemaker, ICD, and CRT products. Key responsibilities include:

  • Function as a technical, sales and marketing specialist and be a resource for the field staff.

  • Plan, execute and measure launches for new products

  • Manage inventory in cooperation with customer service and inventory control, including:

  • Working with the Education Manager, develop and implement plans to

  • Develop and maintain global Medtronic contacts to stay informed of product marketing and launch initiatives

  • Contribute to Strategic Plans, Market Development Plans, AOP, Business Development, Product Planning, Marketing Communications, Pricing Strategies and Strategic Planning

  • Provide back up for the Product Marketing Manager

  • Ensure appropriate local participation in Product Clinicals and Registries in cooperation with the Clinical Department.

  • Support field staff in key accounts and participate in key account meetings.

  • Ensure a thorough understanding of, and adherence to, any government or corporate compliance issues.

Skills and Experience:

This could be a great opportunity for someone looking to move into a realm of healthcare that is at the front end of innovation. You will be passionate about sales and business development, have strong business acumen, be consultative and know that dedication will achieve success. From a skills and experience perspective, this is what we'd like to see:

  • At least 2 years sales or marketing experience in the healthcare sector ideally within medical devices or pharmaceuticals

  • Preferably sales and marketing experience with ICD and related products

  • Ideally you will have tertiary qualifications along with relevant work experience

  • Excellent interpersonal / communication skills, including effective negotiation/influencing and presentation skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including a demonstrated ability to understand and communicate complex technical concepts

  • High willingness to learn, seeking continuous improvement in skills, knowledge and techniques

This is an exciting opportunity for applicants who enjoy being rewarded for their performance and make a difference to our customers. You will be a part of a reputable and global medical devices company dedicated to improving the lives of patients.

To apply please go to http://jobs.medtronic.com/ and search for Job ID Number: 17000EJ8