Johnson & Johnson Careers

One Ethicon Business Unit Director Central Region

Prague, Czech Republic
Selling MD&D

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905712131W

The Medical Devices segment produces a broad range of innovative products used primarily by health care professionals in the fields of orthopaedics, neurovascular, surgery, vision care, infection prevention, cardiovascular disease, sports medicine, and aesthetics. This segment is comprised of One Ethicon, DePuy Synthes and Cardiovascular & Specialty Solutions.



One Ethicon Business Unit Director Central Region

Full-time contract

Location: Prague, Bratislava or Budapest

Role overview:

One Ethicon Business Unit Director is responsible for driving strategies and effectiveness of his/her business unit as well as empowering and coaching the team in line with the unit‘s goals and the company‘s overall policies and procedures in the Central Region of CEE: Czech Republic, Slovakia & Hungary. Part of the Central Region Board, the One Ethicon Business Unit Director will be influencing, providing direction, yet also monitoring and planning for his/her business unit while putting up working standards and taking part in directing the administrative services of the company. 

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Incorporate policies and procedures of the company in business unit operations
  • Monitor and review company’s project activities and ensure that they are brought to completion within scheduled period and budget
  • Provide effective management to organization’s business activities impacting its strategic and financial growth
  • Create new strategies for marketing and monitoring QC and QA measures
  • Build effective relationship with the clients to maintain good revenue increase for the organization
  • Responsible for training and mentoring staff; motivating them all for effective performance for the general growth of the company
  • Set up the business unit’s strategies for promotional activities in cooperation with marketing team
  • Analyse and explore market trends; identifying new opportunities in assigned region
  • Coordinate with other teams like the marketing team to develop & implement plans for launching of new products
  • Perform efficient finance management
  • Ensure harmonious environment for working
  • Develop and communicate the expectation levels and vision of the company to the teams of unit in line with the corporate vision and goals
  • Coordinate with other heads of departments, integrating objectives and ideas for organizational growth
  • Allocate resources to various centres and regions; all aimed at producing results
  • A member of Central region board / Leadership team and should play instrumental role of the overall Central region performance.

General responsibilities.

  • Meet all applicable quality, legal and HCC compliance requirements (i.e. HCC/HCBI/ANTI-CORRUPTION/FCPA/US-GCC/Privacy/SOX/QA/Safe Fleet/Promotional Materials)
  • On time reporting of spontaneous adverse events (AE) reports and quality complaints for all products
  • Successfully complete all mandatory training on time
  • Cooperation during inspections and maintaining current CV


  • A bachelor’s degree in business administration or in any related field from an accredited university or college
  • Medical Devices experience is a plus, especially knowledge of the Ethicon portfolio
  • Strong marketing skills
  • Fluency in English language, both spoken and written
  • Pleasant personality with strong managerial and leadership skills
  • Ability to develop and create new ideas, systems, and relationships for the success of the business unit
  • Ability to analyse information and evaluate results to make the best decision
  • Ability to develop specific plans and goals to help accomplish tasks efficiently
  • Ability to encourage and build team spirit among staff, bringing about mutual respect and cooperation
  • Ability to identify new opportunities and exploit them to the benefit of the company
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight schedule
  • Future oriented
  • Availability to be based in Prague, Bratislava or Budapest

In return, we offer:

Most of all we offer an exciting and challenging job position where you can excel and work environment which you will enjoy. By joining us you will:

  • Be part of an international team of experts to inspire and support you.
  • Benefit from extensive long-term opportunities for personal and professional development.
  • Be involved in healthy and active work environment.
  • Help community members stay active and connected.
  • And of course, receive competitive salary based on experience and comprehensive benefits package.

Primary Location
Czech Republic-Prague-Prague-
Johnson & Johnson, s.r.o. (7065)
Job Function
Selling MD&D
Requisition ID