Product Manager, Flu Vaccine Program

What Product or Solutions Marketing contributes to Cardinal Health

Marketing assesses customer needs, market conditions and competition to inform business strategy. This function implements the business strategy by developing and commercializing products and services and managing them throughout their full life cycles.

Product & Solutions Marketing defines marketing strategies and manages products and services throughout their life cycles to meet and exceed revenue and profitability objectives. This family identifies customer needs and conducts market research to inform marketing strategies and offerings. This family also defines pricing, positioning, promotion, branding and distribution to drive customer loyalty, sales growth and improved profitability.

Accountabilities:

  • As a strategic lever for Cardinal Health, come join us to drive and improve the Cardinal Health vaccine program.
  • Working across the enterprise to manage the annual flu program you will become an expert in the space and have the opportunity to implement continuous improvements of current processes and procedures with emphasis on reduction of manual processes and implementation of new automation
  • Drive the marketing strategy and execution in a quickly growing marketplace exponentially.   
  • Partner with sales and training to ensure adequate training for this seasonal program

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree preferred.
  • 5+ years experience in related field, preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of marketing disciplines and concepts necessary for building a business & marketing plan, this includes identifying the appropriate channels to market.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Maintains a positive attitude with a focus on creative solutions and strong internal partnerships
  • Experience working independently, using good judgment and leadership abilities to manage short and long-term priorities and projects
  • Demonstrates strong financial acumen and logical decision making in the general business environment. 

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects
  • Works on complex projects of large scope
  • Develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are innovative and consistent with organization objectives
  • Completes work independently receives general guidance on new projects
  • Work reviewed for purpose of meeting objectives
  • Comfortable presenting data and ideas in a compelling way online and in person, to many types of audiences
  • Adept at building strong relationships, delivering tough news, communicating clearly and diffusing and disarming through supportive, reliable interactions
  • Comfortable in Excel to manipulate and digest data, and PowerPoint to translate data into a story
  • Understands messaging strategy and how it relates to customer journey
  • Ability to rally support and garner cross-functional support for new ideas
  • Understands targeted messaging and audience differentiation
  • May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
  • Ability to manage through ambiguity
  • May contribute to the development of policies and procedures
  • Up to 10% travel

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.