Johnson & Johnson Careers

Manager, Business Planning

Toronto, Canada
Strategic Planning

Job Description

Requisition ID: 3929181005

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, metabolic and chronic diseases and women’s health. Driven by our commitment to patients, we bring innovative products, services and solutions to people throughout the world. Janssen Inc. is a member of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. Please visit for more information.
The Opportunity
Janssen Inc. is looking to hire a Manager, Business Planning, who will contribute to the strategic thinking and lead the operations in SHAPING and DELIVERING the Business Planning process.
Position Overview
Aligned with a key long term organizational priority of competitive differentiation through providing our customers with the Janssen Experience, this role will support the Director, Business Planning to deliver a streamlined and consistent business planning process for the organization.
Specific areas of accountability will include:
  • Develop and maintain the evolution of the entire Brand Planning approach and cycle including the Tactical Planning approach. Support the kick off and deployment of Business Planning each year. Deploy the areas of focus each year.
  • Lead the presentation of various aspects of the brand planning process with relevant Leadership Teams throughout the planning cycle
  • Collaborate closely within the Customer Experience Excellence (CEE) organization and all Business Units to co-create, roll-out, adapt and sustain the processes.
  • Develop and maintain the marketing competencies and standards against the processes
  • Develop and implement Field Data Collection strategy
 This is a unique opportunity for advanced business leadership development which will challenge the individual to deliver with credibility through strong communication and influencing skills in a highly matrix environment.

  • University degree (science or business related; MBA an asset)
  • 8+ years pharmaceutical/marketing/healthcare industry experience is required.
  • Demonstrated cycle of success as a business manager showcasing strong business acumen and deep expertise in leading business planning
  • Demonstrated success in having managed brands in different stages of its lifecycle
  • Demonstrated critical thinking through challenging business situations and opportunities
  • Demonstrated success and deep understanding of overall business assessment and planning
  • Demonstrated ability in leading internal collaboration of teams / stakeholders across the enterprise, leveraging broad range of cross functional skills and perspectives to create alignment
  • Demonstrated ability to challenge the status quo, and lead and adapt to change, creating positive change
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written) including the ability to understand and present complex data clearly and concisely.
  • Highly developed computer skills
  • Ability to manage multiple demands within tight timelines
  • English-French bilingualism an asset
  • Willingness and ability to travel (10% travel – nationally and internationally)
Diversity and inclusion are central elements of the shared culture across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.  Attracting, developing and retaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities is essential to our success.  We are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive and accessible work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their potential. 

Primary Location
Janssen Inc. (7710)
Job Function
Strategic Planning
Requisition ID