Head of Global Marketing Dopant and Deposition

Posted 23 May 2022

Tempe, Arizona - United States

Req Id 248878



A career with EMD Electronics is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. 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. EMD Electronics is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers. 

Your Role:

This role is responsible for the P&L and Strategy for Dopant & Deposition products in Specialty Gas Business Field of Semiconductor Material Business Unit.  As Head of Global Marketing, Dopant & Deposition platform, the incumbent will need to manage 5 Marketing Managers, develop platform strategies, deliver on annual financial targets, and provide overall leadership for commercial and operational activities.


  • Product Strategies and Executions / Market Analysis
    • Responsible for developing product strategies and marketing plans that drive best-in-class performance for Dopant and Deposition Platform
    • Execute product strategies and plans via collaboration with all functions and support customer activities.
    • Update and set product strategies and market plans that clearly define how each product will win, be differentiated in the market-place and deliver profitable growth.  Define product needs/requirements and investments.
    • Responsible for marketing activities for a highly complex, technical and broad product portfolio.  Requires a deep understanding of the product use / application, value proposition and offering.
    • Responsible for solving or directing the resolution of problems of unique complexity that can impact the long-term direction of the business unit by applying commercially-sound judgement and advanced analytical assessment.
    • Foster an external-facing and customer-focused culture that deepens the marketing organizations understanding of market trends/drivers, competitive landscape and customer roadmaps.
  • Business Performance Management
    • Responsible for financial (budget) setting on Quarterly and Annual basis
    • Accountable to deliver upon product profitability and performance targets with full P&L responsibility
    • Collaborate with all functions to ensure product (and platform) Sales and Margin targets meet or exceed annual operating plan budgets.  Drive actions to address additional needs.
    • Set pricing strategies across product lines and collaborate with Sales for pricing realization.  Maximize portfolio performance and potential.
  • Overall Business Management
    • Work closely with Product Management (and Engineering) on product capacity roadmaps to ensure supply matches customer needs. Collaborate on technical requirements, as well.
    • Partner with Sourcing and Supply Chain to ensure robust and resilient product supply for all customers across all regions/countries.
    • Lead the identification and prioritization of new opportunities through close collaborations with our global Sales and Technology teams.
  • People Management
    • Manage 5 Marketing Managers with about 20 products
    • Provide leadership and direction to a global and diverse team across many countries in Asia, Europe and the US.
    • Ensure teams meet or exceed targets by developing execution plans for opportunities and mitigation plans for risks
    • Give clear directions for strategies development, execution plans, commercial actions, decision-makings, cross-functional leadership, etc. across all works for Marketing Managers, aligning with Corporate and BF strategies and decisions



Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:


  • BS’s Degree in Engineering required
  • Experience:  5+ years of product, sales, and/or marketing assignments. Experience within semiconductor and/or display preferred


Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA or other advanced degree in a technical discipline preferred.
  • Strong English language (written and oral) skills for effective communication across countries
  • Must be willing to travel up to 25% of the time
  • Candidate needs to be comfortable with a high-tech, fast-paced environment
  • Candidate should be initiative, independent, and interpersonal with strong leadership mindset.
  • The ability to gain support, influence and obtain cooperation is critical to success


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


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