Johnson & Johnson Careers

Brand Manager Neuroscience Baltic

Vilnius, Lithuania
Product Management

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805691665W

At Janssen, we are dedicated to addressing and solving some of the most important unmet medical needs of our time in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.  Driven by our commitment to patients, we bring innovative products, services and solutions to people throughout the world. Janssen is a pharmaceutical company of Johnson & Johnson.  Please visit for more information


 Janssen, part of Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies is now looking for an experienced Brand Manager:
Baltic Brand Manager Neuroscience
Full-time permanent contract
Role Overview:
In collaboration with the Country Value Teams the Brand Manager will integrate cross functional expertise in order to harmonize and localize the MSM or Nordic brand value plan and ensure it will work at Baltic level. As the champion of the brand at Baltic level the Brand Manager will have expert knowledge of all aspects around the indication/brand/launch in the three countries. Using this knowledge, the Brand Manager will make key decisions around how to ensure commercial success for the respective brand within country and Baltic portfolio.
As Brand Manager, you will have the following areas of responsibility:
  • Conveys the EMEA/Nordic brand vision at Baltic level in order to shape a Baltic brand value plan aligned to the EMEA brand value plan and strategic planning process, including local budget allocation and resourcing model management
  • Provides frequent updates to senior management on launch status, escalating issues that may jeopardize the critical pathway, the launch timelines or the success of the launch in general
  • Provides commercial insights and key Baltic assumptions to be integrated into EMEA, MSM or Nordics forecasting, scenarios & risk mitigation plan
  • Works in collaboration with the National Sales Managers, country Medical and market access colleagues showing a consulting and collaborative approach to achieve common goals
  • Ensures that the Value Excellence Framework is adopted and utilized in planning for launch
  • Develops the commercial tactics and messages plans to be deployed at local level, aligned with the brand strategy and product positioning
  • Is responsible for monitoring the development of brand campaigns and the implementation of core projects, as well as the organization of events
  • Leads the implementation of the segmentation, targeting, channel and marketing mix strategy at a local level, taking into consideration local market and customer needs
  • Leads the development and implementation of customer-specific, innovative and value-added initiatives to deliver customer needs

Qualifications and experience of the successful candidate:
  • A minimum of a Higher Education degree is required. An advanced degree in business or life sciences is preferred
  • Fluency in English is required, basics in Russian would be advantage
  • The successful candidate has a Healthcare background or experience from a highly regulated area
  • The successful candidate has experience in leading cross-functional and cross-country teams and is able to synthesize and integrate input
  • An understanding of the entire product life cycle stages is required
  • Experience in preparing, delivering and executing brand value strategies at Baltic/local level is required
  • Demonstrated ability to develop insight and analysis, providing scientific and commercial intelligence and foresight is required
  • Demonstrated commercial acumen and progressive commercial experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work closely with internal and external stakeholders is required
  • Proven ability to influence and inspire without authority
  • Must have demonstrated strategic mindset and entrepreneurial thinking  
  • This position requires a minimum of local/international travel
    In return, we offer:
  • An opportunity to be part of a global market leader.
  • A dynamic and inspiring working environment.
  • Possibilities for further personal as well as professional development.
  • Work in a positive atmosphere with a highly motivated, energized team a good track level of success in business
  • Many employee benefits.
If you are interested in this role and you fulfill the requirements set above, do not hesitate to send us your CV and cover letter in English.

Primary Location
UAB Johnson & Johnson (7766)
Job Function
Product Management
Requisition ID