Product Manager Companion Animals: Biologicals and Therapeutics
Durpro Workforce Solutions
Johannesburg, Gauteng
Permanent
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Posted 28 August 2019

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Job Description

Purpose of the role:

Planning and execution of the marketing strategies for the assigned CA products. Identification of market trends for innovative marketing. Developing and realizing all brand related qualitative and quantitative objectives.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Achieves short- and long-term financial targets and qualitative targets for the assigned CA brands.
  • Prepares strategic marketing plans of assigned products in line with the global marketing strategy in order to achieve mid- and long-term brand targets.
  • Develops and implements pricing policy.
  • Conducts marketing research.
  • Acquires and develops state of the art knowledge of market trends and marketing.
  • Training and supporting of the CA sales team.
  • Establishes strong network with internal functions (Global and Regional Marketing, R&D, SCM) and customers (Vets and Wholesalers).
  • Provides proper sales forecasting and demand planning.
  • Provides proper communication and reports on key market developments and trends and brand performance to Head of CA BU and team members.
  • Ensures and supports compliance in marketing and promotions.
  • Role models and oversees compliance and adherence to corporate SOP’s and procedures (e.g. Code of Conduct), local regulations, ethical standards and best practices as applicable

 

Requirements:

  • Degree in Science (Veterinary or Biology)
  • Higher Diploma in Veterinary Nursing
  • Sound understanding of scientific data/journals and ability to rely information onto to sales team and veterinarians
  • Good understanding of South African Animal Health business

 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted