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JOB DESCRIPTION:Abbott is recruiting a Marketing Manager EMEA for Cardiac Rhythm Management.

The primary objectives of the role are:

·      Plan revenue & Divisional Margin achievement for CRT Portfolio

·      Achievement of market share goals and value maximization for all CRT product areas

·      Effective development and implementation of marketing strategies and activities throughout EMEA

·      Brand Differentiation and Value Preservation / Creation

·      EMEA marketing lead for input into, and high-level execution of, global strategies across EMEA geography for maximum impact and outcomes to the CRT business

·      Influence and monitor market activities across EMEA


- Develop an annual marketing strategy and plan (product management and marketing activities) for and with Countries/Regions

- Work in close cooperation and influence Countries/Regions to ensure optimal implementation and alignment to achieve business objectives
- Ensure alignment with global objectives and programs
- Work with the global marketing group and Marcom to develop content and materials that support our strategies, marketing campaigns and product launches
- Plan and launch new products, oversee advertising campaigns, and monitor sales performance
- Monitor and evaluate impact of marketing campaigns and product launches
- Link and implement programs together with the Medical Affairs group to create preferential market growth & share attainment
- Lead and influence through strong marketing plans & strategy, ensure credibility within EMEA sales channels
- Develop KOL engagement programs across EMEA region to strengthen relationship at a personal as well as at an organizational level with KOL in the field of CRT and related
- Provide guidelines for financial planning and forecasting as well as strategic planning exercises
- Gather Market Intelligence & Monitor, analyze, and evaluate EMEA market trends
- Analyze consumer behavior and competitor activity to identify market opportunities
- Ensure compliance in performing the training as required by the training procedure
- Conduct market research, to create input to product development and design, set prices
- Liaise with other areas of the organization (e.g., production, R&D) to implement these changes.
- Monitor sales volume, revenues and costs against forecasts for the region
- Liaise with supply chain and demand planning, manage backorders prioritizing countries
- Liaise with the events team on the organization of meetings and congresses.


- MS level (Engineering or Medical education preferred), MBA desired
- Minimum of 10 years of experience in the medical devices industry, with CRM knowledge (Sales and Marketing) strongly preferred
- Other sales channel experience e.g. digital, preferred
- Large Multinational companies experience (Multi-stakeholder experience preferred)
- Mature Product Life-cycle management advantageous
- Business and project planning experience
- Analytical, Creative and operational high-level marketing skills
- Strong Communication & influencing skills
- Ability to interface with key customers and opinion leaders - all stakeholders
- Results and performance driven
- Creative thinking and change management
- People Management and coaching skills

JOB FAMILY:Product Management     

DIVISION:CAHF Cardiac Arrhythmias & Heart Failure        

LOCATION:Belgium : Building Figueras Da Vinci Laan, 11 Box F1     


WORK SHIFT:Standard     

TRAVEL:Not specified     



About the company

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

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