Senior Product Manager, Rheumatoid Arthritis

Location: Mississauga, Ontario CA


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 1298

External Description:

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Job Description

  • Demonstrated understanding of pharmaceutical regulatory requirements and impact on development of marketing materials is required.
  • Recognized expertise in implementing a pharmaceutical communication plan including generating publications, organizing continuing medical education activities and advocacy development.
  • Must be very familiar with industry trends and remain current with competitor's resources and practices.
  • Must have a successful record of developing external relationships leading to brand advocacy.
  • Must have a track record of successful pharma/biotech patient/community marketing with an understanding of expense budget planning and tracking.
  • Proven ability to manage cross-functional teams or work groups as well as direct reports.
  • Strong strategic thinker with ability to formulate, develop and execute strategy.
  • Excellent analytical skills, demonstrated by the ability to identify and understand complex issues and problems, and interpret information in a manner that provides appropriate recommendations to senior management and across functional areas.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to lead, interact with, focus, resolve conflict and drive consensus among individuals from a variety of cultures, and disciplines.
  • Must possess sophisticated negotiating, influencing, project management and consulting skills.
  • Organizational skill, including ability to follow assignments through to completion (bias towards execution).
  • Excellent communications skills with an ability to efficiently and productively communicate both orally and in writing are required.
  • Proven curriculum development and instructional design skills. In-depth familiarity and knowledge of commonly used concepts and practices for training is required.

Specific education and experience requirements:

  • 8 + years of experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in marketing or related fields required.
  • Previous experience in marketing research and/or pharmaceutical sales is required.
  • MBA or other advanced business degree is a plus.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in franchise-specific market is preferred.
  • Direct-to-Patient experience is a plus.
  • A minimum of 3 years in product marketing or advertising focused on consumers or patients are required.
  • Expertise in prior roles with Advocacy, Community and National Health systems and services is preferred.
  • e-Marketing - Basic working knowledge of HTML editing tools such as Dreamweaver a plus.
  • Experience with content management systems a plus.
  • Previous, direct managed care experience, either in marketing, account management, or other roles is preferred.
  • Previous pharmaceutical/biotech or related field sales or sales management experience is a plus.

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job.

Job Number: R0012399

Community / Marketing Title: Senior Product Manager, Rheumatoid Arthritis

Location_formattedLocationLong: Mississauga, Ontario CA