C. R. Bard, Inc.

Marketing Associate

Posted Date 1 month ago(1/22/2018 5:02 PM)
Industry / Category
Marketing Associate/Marketing
Job ID
2018-11072
Career Level
entry level
Division
Bard Medical Division
Relocation
No
Location
US-GA-Covington

Overview

Bard Medical Division is looking for a talented individual interested in a career in Medical Device Marketing. The Marketing Associate position is a high growth opportunity based in our Covington, GA office.

Summary of Position with General Responsibilities

This position is responsible for assisting product management employees in the marketing activities of a single or multiple product lines within the Bard Medical Division portfolio of products and to coordinate those activities with other BMD employees. The incumbent is also responsible for assisting product management employees in communicating with and developing the resources necessary to support the division field sales force.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assess customer needs and communicate those needs under the guidance of product management employees.
  • Assist in the implementation of marketing tactics and the development of promotional materials.
  • Assist product management employees in assessment of competitive impacts on the business.
  • Provides support to product management employees in ongoing communication to the field sales force to assess needs and general market trends.
  • Provide support to product management employees in project teams.
  • Provide support to product management employees in the development of yearly business / strategic plans.
  • Assembling resources and working with others to accomplish and manage projects as they occur in the context of the business needs.

Basic Qualifications

  • Proficient in the use of a personal computer with advanced use of MS Excel, MS Word.
  • Strong interpersonal skills required in the areas of verbal and written communications, customer focus, professionalism, coaching, and team building.
  • Strong listening and assessment skills.
  • Strong questioning and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills

Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and Knowledge

  • Daily backorder management tasks, including coordinating priority accounts, releasing orders for constrained codes, providing sales support for product submissions, and communicating daily updates to sales force.
  • Inventory management across all product lines, including daily lot tracking through receiving/quality/sterilization, compiling weeklsy production reports from suppliers, and global demand monitoring
  • Manage product branding and/or collateral update activities
  • Represent Endourology Franschise on Bard/BD website team
  • Complete post-market surveillance marketing activities for Endourology (Kidney Stone Management) products and adjacent product lines.

 

Education and/or Experience

B.S./B.A. four-year degree required, preferably with a major in Marketing, Engineering, Business , Supply Chain or Natural Sciences.

Physical Demands

Employee may be required to sit, bend, stoop, use keyboard, see, talk and hear. May occasionally lift objects up to 25 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

This position works in a normal office environment. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderate. Frequent travel is required.

 

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