Technical Product Manager - Synthetic Lipids (all genders)

Posted 01 Sep 2020

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 209924


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your Role:

Based on deep technical formulation expertise, you will take on the Product management for a dedicated portfolio of products and services for drug delivery, focusing more specifically in synthetic lipids and lipid based formulations. You will utilize deep knowledge of global market dynamics, customer needs and business opportunities for drug delivery applications around synthetic lipids, to develop and implement mid- and long-term strategies. A strong focus will be on an active portfolio development, life cycle management and e-commerce, including initiation of new product developments and consolidation of products. Interactive cooperation with Senior Management, R&D, Commercial, Sales Planning, for the execution of your tasks, as well as global and regional marketing activities will be a key component of this role. Positioning/re-positioning of products incl. strategic pricing will be an additional key task of this role. Your responsibility will include preparation and roll-out of new product launches, with a key drive around customer facing projects, which includes the preparation and execution of internal and external specialist training. This role also requires strong interfaces with multiple other functions within the organization (e.g. Sales, R&D, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing and Finance).


Who you are

  • University degree in natural sciences mandatory (pharmacy or chemistry)
  • At least 3 years of relevant professional experience, preferentially in the fields of drug delivery / drug targeting / lipid synthesis
  • Experience working with international clients essential, ability to negotiate in English, willingness for international travel up to 30%
  • Personal strengths include communication and presentation skills
  • You should be assertive, well organized and have strong decision making skills
  • Experience using professional IT tools required (e.g. MS Office, SAP)

What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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