DIRECTOR OF MARKETING (GLOBAL)

Organization
QIAGEN
Job Location
MA
Job Description

 

  • Responsible for planning, development and implementation of all internal and external CbQ marketing and product management strategies
  • Drive and lead implementation of effective regional/local marketing plans while balancing global strategy with regional differences to ensure achievement of business target 
  • Perform analyses and forecasting of market trends, customer needs, and competitive Information; Analytics of ROI of tactical Marketing activities
  • Direct the efforts of both the marketing and product management teams and coordinate at the strategic and tactical levels with the other functions of the organization
  • Monitor team members’ achievements of goals related to marketing plan
  • Communicate, inspire, motivate and inform team - ensuring clear direction 

  

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Life Sciences, Business or related fields
  • 10 years of marketing/ product management experience, with at least 2-3 years in a people management role
  • Strong marketing background, ability to manage budget, proven leadership skills
  • Strong business acumen, proven strong capabilities of self-motivation, highly creative in problem solving
  • Direct product management experience including but not limited to: life cycle management, portfolio rationalization and effective product launch strategies. Experience managing a complex product portfolio is advantageous
  • Experience with distribution management
  • Global management experience required 
About Our Organization

QIAGEN is the leading global provider of Sample to Insight solutions to transform biological materials into valuable molecular insights.

QIAGEN sample technologies isolate and process DNA, RNA and proteins from blood, tissue and other materials. Assay technologies make these biomolecules visible and ready for analysis. Bioinformatics software and knowledge bases interpret data to report relevant, actionable insights. Automation solutions tie these together in seamless and cost-effective molecular testing workflows.

QIAGEN provides these workflows to more than 500,000 customers around the world in Molecular Diagnostics (human healthcare), Applied Testing (forensics, veterinary testing and food safety), Pharma (pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies) and Academia (life sciences research).

As of June 30, 2015, QIAGEN employed approximately 4,400 people in over 35 locations worldwide. Further information can be found at http://www.qiagen.com.

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