At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As a Market Delivery Manager - Oncology in Gaithersburg, MD, you’ll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives. North American Commercial is the ‘face’ of AstraZeneca and MedImmune to our many healthcare clients. They represent many of the most well recognized and respected products in the industry, and build strong relationships with healthcare professionals.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
You will be responsible for working directly with our Brand teams, the Market Delivery Manager - Oncology (MDM) will have full accountability for delivery of Brand assets and product launches. The Delivery Manager will understand the business and customer experience goals. The Market Delivery Manager - Oncology (MDM) will work closely with all agency partners, our preferred suppliers and internal cross-functional areas to ensure successful and timely delivery of assets.
Working directly with our creative agencies and our preferred suppliers to deliver assets across five types; websites, email, banner ads, iPad shows and print.
Understand and maintain knowledge of Brand strategy and business objectives to align marketing programs with Brand goals
Act as a single-point-of-contact throughout the production life-cycle, alongside the Planning Operations
Manager and Brand Marketing Manager, to gain alignment regarding production milestones, risk management, and resolution
Build and maintain trusted relationships with peers and leaders, ensuring successful Brand partnerships
Expertly manage complex and concurrent Brand marketing programs, aligning the content production approach to meet Brand priorities
Serve as central point-of-contact for multiple Brand Marketing Managers ensuring collaboration to help drive Brand synergy
Gather requirements through scope clarification dialogue with Brand representatives at initiation and throughout project
Work with Marketers to assign asset complexity to determine routing and mobilization of shared resources
Responsible for Preferred Production Supplier (PPS) budget management (variable and fixed costs)
Focus on reducing redundancy/increasing re-use of promotional assets
Responsible for ensuring operational excellence and timely delivery of assets
- 3+ years of experience in marketing, marketing operations and/or advertising agency experience in a Pharmaceutical environment
- Experience in building and maintaining relationships across Brand, creative agency and production agency teams
- Project management abilities with experience in managing complex and concurrent projects
- Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent work experience
- 3+ years of experience managing digital assets is preferred
- 3+ years of pharmaceutical or related experience preferred
- Experience working with a collaboration/external partner
- Independent worker with demonstrated trouble-shooting and problem solving skills
- Exceptional interpersonal, communication, leadership, and facilitation skills
- Demonstrated ability to lead and produce results in a matrix environment: "Lead without Authority"
Next Steps – Apply today!
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