Johnson & Johnson Careers

Commercial Operations Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Marketing


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805645747W

Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson is recruiting for a Commercial Operations Manager to be located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer. And our culture is interconnected by the shared values of Our Credo. It’s a culture that celebrates diversity and diverse perspectives. It helps employees achieve an effective mix between work and home life and supports their efforts to have a positive impact on their communities.

Summary of the job:

The Commercial Operations function within Janssen aims to be a trusted business partner to our internal teams by providing actionable, customer-focused insights that lead to a competitive advantage.

The Commercial Operations Manager (COM) has a key role providing the Commercial Board with actionable strategic recommendations, derived from integrating insights from Finance, Supply Chain and Commercial.

Duties & Responsibilities

Business Analytics, Sales Force Sizing:

Supports the internal stakeholder in the sizing and geographical allocation of the Field Force in the territory by providing specific analyzes and simulations, using dedicated tools and programs

ü Supports the internal stakeholder in developing projects and methodologies to verify the effectiveness and efficiency of the sales force.

Sales Force Target setting, Performance Management and Incentive Systems

Along with Commercial Board, develops targets for commercial teams and tracks underlying demand including volume evolution, patient recruitment and key accounts consumption.

Coordinates the process of defining the Field Force incentive system and supervises the process of calculating periodic incentives, ensuring the production and accuracy of the data needed

Demand Planning:

Along with Commercial Board, develops volume rolling forecast for key products in all countries and sectors.

Forecasts inventory, tenders and discounts per country and key brands monthly.

Financial Planning:

Leads and coordinates financial submissions as Business Plan, Mid Term Plan and regular financial updates ensuring timely and accurate inputs from commercial, pricing, supply chain and finance organizations.


Qualifications
  • Bachelors degree in business, economics or science.
  • Advanced knowledge of GCC pharmaceutical industry/environment including distributor model, tender environment and market dynamics
  • Previous experience of at least 2 years in a managerial role in strategic marketing or sales is preferential
  • Knowledge of the reference regulations of the conduct of market research in the pharmaceutical field
  • Knowledge of the main statistical analysis packages (Minitab)
  • Basic knowledge of advanced reporting applications (eg Qlik)
  • Strong leadership skills, able to work on a matrix organization
  • Knowledge of the Office Package (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook)
  • Financial and business planning acumen
  • Project Management skills
  • Advanced skills in analysis and interpretation of sales and market data
  • Knowledge of procedures, policies and regulations concerning pharmacovigilance, with reference to market research
  • Synthesis and Public Speaking skills
  • Excellent command of the English language

Primary Location
United Arab Emirates-Dubai-Dubai
Organization
Johnson & Johnson Middle East FZ-LLC (8608)
Job Function
Marketing
Requisition ID
1805645747W