Marketing Manager II-Wound Care

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Date: Jun 29, 2022

Location: Ann Arbor, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG

 

 

WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products.
At our Ann Arbor site, we are currently looking for a ​Marketing Manager II-Wound Care​ to be a part of our growing team.

 

 

At our site in Ann Arbor, we are currently looking for a regional Product Marketing Manager, Wound care/Medical Wearables industry segment to join our growing team.  This position will proactively support the business by defining the strategic direction for the business segment and Center of Excellence in Ann Arbor, driving revenue and opportunity growth in the region.  In this role he/she will drive collaborate with the R&D and sales team to proactively bring in Voice of Customer to define product development and marketing priorities supporting growth objectives in the region.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop the strategy/business plan for the Wound Care / Medical wearables market and Center of Excellence in NCA.  Be responsible for product marketing and pricing, promotional strategies and driving revenue and opportunity growth in Wound care/Medical wearables market in NCA.   Be aware of competitive and emerging industry trends to position Wacker as a leader in the space.  Be visible and active in the outside market in order to listen to developments in the region and position Wacker for significant next generation opportunities.
  • Collaborate with other global counterparts, sales, R&D and technology development teams to implement and execute on strategic initiatives.  Leading by influence with associated sales and technical team for implementation of the larger goals associated with the Wound Care business plan, inclusive of running the monthly team meetings, setting near term goals, supporting product releases by coordinating with supply chain, directionally developing research projects for the technical team, etc.
  • Support the implementation of product and marketing strategies for the business team that will lead to new product developments and applications.  Drive prioritization of technology and product development initiatives, technology roadmaps and product portfolios that positions Wacker to be a leading player in the Wound care/medical wearables market segment.
  • Visit customers regularly to support sales with discovery process and presenting results. Actively lead customer needs and innovation meetings as well as researching the industry developments to identify new opportunities.

 

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in Chemistry or related field required, MBA desired
  • Minimum 6 years in a product strategy or product marketing supervisory role (or commercial role with strong technical marketing components) in the Wound care, Medical Devise or Medical Wearables industry. Relevant industry experience strongly desired
  • Proficiency in strategy development and product marketing required, product/technology application development helpful
  • Recognition as an industry expert - numerous conference and association presentations; publication of technical articles, Knowledgeable on leading edge technology and technology development processes, proven successes with product development and project management.  Also need high understanding of safety requirements in a chemical laboratory setting
  • Minimum one year of experience of leadership responsibility

 

Contact Person: Contessa Elliott 

 

We are looking forward to your online application!

Reference Code: 13162 

 

 

The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.

In accordance with the Internal Placement Policy, you must be in your current role for at least one year, and must inform your current supervisor prior to applying for a new position.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your local HR department.

A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).

 

WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


Nearest Major Market: Ann Arbor
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit