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Product Market Manager - Life Sciences

    • Job Tracking ID: 2021.3.30.
    • Job Location: Billerica, MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: April 06, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • SAP Category: Experienced Professionals
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Job Description:

  • Build a strong network within sales, R&D, customers to understand local market needs

  • Develop strategies to increase product sales while providing premier customer service to the customers, distributors and field sales professionals on the assigned product basket

  • Systematically develop new business opportunities with existing and new customers

  • Effectively conduct deep and thorough competitive Product and Market assessments leading to differentiation, branding and value proposition articulation

  • Make significant contributions to the “Voice of Customer” process to develop product and market strategy, especially from the local market perspective including features and market price

  • Define NAM targets and achieve sales and margin growth objectives of assigned product families

  • Support field sales as the Subject Matter Expert on assigned products and applications

  • Responsible for marketing and promotional programs for assigned product families in NAM

  • Ensure availability of product literature, catalogs and white papers; Develop required collateral for the sales organization to win customers

  • Define target customers and potentials based on the product basket

  • Ensure that sales organization is trained and qualified on the product basket

  • Attend sales conferences and trade shows as required

  • Facilitate exchange of information between Product Engineering, Application Engineering, Product Management and Field Sales management

  • Manage and escalate demand planning issues as required to reach customer delivery expectations

  • Executes market launches, sales support and applicable product marketing in NAM

Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Engineering, Biology or Business

  • Five to ten years of experience in Technical Sales or Product Management in LifeSciences (preference Liquid Handling Technologies)

  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office applications)

  • Strong verbal and written communication skill and demonstrated analytical skills

  • Demonstrated ability to guide people and obtain results through others

  • Demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple priorities using effective problem solving / resolution skills and a Team focus

  • Travel requirement 30%-50%


For additional information about Festo’s Technical Engineering Center (TEC) click here


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