Johnson & Johnson Careers

Product Manager

Markham, Canada

Job Description

Requisition ID: 5028180304

Johnson & Johnson, through its operating companies, is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices markets.  We strive to provide scientifically sound, high quality products and services to help heal, cure disease and improve quality of life.

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies is one of the largest and most diversified medical devices businesses in Canada and around the globe.  The company will offer unparalleled exposure to product lines as diverse as joint reconstruction, trauma, spine as well as medical devices for minimally invasive and open surgical procedures, devices for women’s health, infection prevention and control and cardiovascular & neurovascular diagnostics and treatment.

Position Overview

Reporting to the Marketing Director, Joint Reconstruction, the Product Manager, Knees, will be responsible for the Life Cycle management of all elements of the Knee arthroplasty business including revision.  They will develop and execute product strategies to grow their portfolio working closely with Sales leadership, Sales Consultants and a range of other cross-functional stakeholders. The Product Manager is the marketing strategist as well as the product and procedure expert and will coach and instruct the Sales Force on the portfolio of products and associated procedures in the Knee space.

Key areas of focus will include:

Defining and implementing a differentiating product strategy, including pricing
Driving execution of the product marketing plan
Providing financial and demand forecasts for product lines and updates throughout the year 
Executing new product introductions
Through consistent customer interactions, examining market dynamics to support marketing plans
Understanding the competitive landscape to inform strategy
Utilizing market research and market analytics to plan product activities
Managing Product Life Cycle
Developing economic and clinical sales arguments for products
Working collaboratively with Marketing partners and cross-functional stakeholders to deliver integrated plans


University degree required, MBA an asset

A minimum of 2 years of marketing and portfolio management experience with a medical device company – preference given to experience within orthopedic surgery

5+ years sales/marketing experience – preferably in multiple areas of the healthcare industry

Strong financial analytical skills

Exposure to the RFP/tender environment

Experience in creating a marketing plan and in managing associated budgets

Committed to Integrity in all aspects of business

Bilingual in English/French would be an asset

Candidate must also have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record

This position requires up to 40% travel, mostly in Canada

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