Associate Product Manager

Cordis Associate Product Manager – Global Strategic Marketing

Cordis, a Cardinal Health company, is a recognized leader in providing interventional solutions for peripheral and coronary vascular disease. Cordis’ clinical customers include the interventional cardiology, interventional radiology and vascular surgery communities, and Cordis partners with hospitals and physicians to provide the best possible value to their patients.

Product Managers within the Global Marketing function will assist Cardiovascular Franchise Leads in the global commercialization of new products, including a mix of R&D projects and new business development (licensing, distribution & acquisition), product launch, and portfolio lifecycle management.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Engage with cross-functional internal and external experts, coordinating and executing commercial deliverables from need definition through product launch.
  • Translate practical insights from market research into actionable plans for product development and launch campaigns.
  • Contribute to new product development and/or acquisition diligence, analysis and execution.
  • Perform analyses to support prioritization of new innovation areas, cost reduction opportunities and/or product phase-out.
  • Contribute to research and development success by executing deliverables to support new product development core team(s).
  • Support elements of new medical device product launch, including pricing, positioning, placement/channel planning and execution.

Knowledge/Skills Requirements:

• Experience with Microsoft Office applications

• Strong customer focus and orientation

• Excellent written and oral communication skills

• Strong presentation skills

• Demonstrated innovative, creative, and flexible approach to problem solving

• Ability to work in a fast-paced, high stress, deadline-driven environment

• Ability to deal with ambiguity

• Strong decision making and organizational skills

• Ability to prioritize and balance workload

• Ability to work autonomously with minimal direct supervision

Qualifications

• Four year bachelor's degree

• Master’s degree preferred, with emphasis on business, marketing or communications

• 1-2 years of experience in a commercial or project management role