Product Manager (R&D) Globus Medical
The Product Manager - R&D will be responsible for supporting the product development team with a wide range of marketing activities. This position will also be the primary liaison between the R&D group and sales personnel. The person needs to have strong self-starting qualities to independently manage coordination of multiple projects to ensure timely completion of product development and marketing tasks. The job requires the individual to be a team player with the ability to function well in a challenging and fast paced environment. Must be enthusiastic, positive, even tempered and have strong skills in areas of dependability, interpersonal relationships, communications, organization, flexibility and sound judgment.
Create and manage project plan for each project in conjunction with engineers
Lead coordination and documentation of project team activities including kick-off meetings, software lifecycle activities, design review meetings, verification/validation activities, and cadaver labs for multiple projects
Consider numerous factors for PEMS (Programmable Electrical Medical Systems) based products such as intended demographic, the products offered by the competition, and how well the product fits with the company's business model
Develop market plan for each product introduction
Perform and maintain market analysis by each product segment to identify new product offerings and line extensions to ensure Globus has the best product offering in industry
Forecasting and inventory management for all projects / products in group
Work closely with purchasing and operations departments to source products through the Globus supply chain
Develop technique guides, product literature, brochures, sales binders and all sales support information
Assist Director, Managers, and Engineers to creating sales, surgeon, and management presentations in PowerPoint
Ensure timely and high quality documentation of DHF?s, DMR?s, and DHR?s for each project in group according to Globus quality policy and all FDA and other regulatory bodies
Work with Clinical R&D, and Sales & Marketing to identify clinical research topics for each product.
Plan, organize and execute courses and symposia for specific product introductions in conjunction with sales and clinical R&D
Obtain market feedback from physicians and other customers to determine functional and design specifications for new product development
Represent the company in a professional manner to regulatory bodies, Medical Board of Directors, Clinical Investigator Groups, surgeons, and sales force
Assist in IDE site training as required
Assist with order taking and customer service activities
Assist with receiving, inspection, and testing of all vended product
Participate in management meetings on strategic initiatives and business planning
Special projects and duties as assigned
Qualifications and Requirements
2-5 years experience in medical device (preferably in PEMS) or related field in Product Development and/or Marketing in a fast paced environment
Bachelor?s Degree required. Emphasis on Business or Marketing preferred
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office; specifically Word, Excel, Power Point and Project is required.
Well organized, detail oriented, and team player capable of working in a deadline dictated environment
Strong ability to create and confidently deliver effective presentations to multiple size audiences
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Ability to travel up to 15-20% of the time
Will be required to attend labs/surgeries.
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