Sr Product Manager - International Skincare

Irvine, CA, United States
Feb 21, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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Job Title: Senior Product Manager - International Skincare
Date: 2/11/21
Supv. Title: Product Director, International Skincare
Dept: SkinMedica
Div/Region: Allergan Medical

Allergan is looking for a Senior Product Manager to support the growth of Allergan Aesthetics Skincare internationally. This individual will have the unique opportunity to be a part of building the Allergan Aesthetics Skincare business (SkinMedica, DiamondGlow) globally. This individual will drive upstream international pipeline execution, support downstream go-to-market launch plans and needs for international markets, and support the Product Director, International Skincare, on key strategic initiatives.

The Senior Product Manager will develop strong working relationships with Commercial, R&D, Operations, Sales, International Strategic Marketing (ISM) and Local Markets to plan, develop and implement marketing initiatives.

• Upstream Marketing. Leads pipeline execution from concept to launch including positioning, assortment, formula, packaging, clinicals/claims, and operations in partnership with the cross functional teams. Leverages understanding of local market, consumer needs and insights, and competitive landscape to identify white space opportunities.
• Downstream Marketing. Supports local markets on go-to-market/launch needs including communication, education, retail and professional marketing, and E-Commerce. Primary point of contact on key marketing/sales data and asset needs. Shares best practices and learnings.
• Acts as a global steward of the brand. Ensure marketing execution alignment to brand guidelines.
• Strategic Planning. Support the Product Director on key strategic initiatives for the international skincare business, including strategic plans, new market expansion, and development of an international brand playbook for international markets.


Education and Experience
• Bachelor's degree, MBA preferred
• 5+ years of brand management or global marketing experience
• New product development experience
• International marketing experience desired
• Health, beauty or skincare experience desired

Essential Skills and Abilities
  • Exhibits:
    • Possesses a love of country cultures and nuances, and embraces diversity
    • Strong relationship builder
    • Strong strategic and conceptual thinking skills
    • Strong presentation skills
    • Data driven thinking and an affinity for numbers
    • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Strong project management and/or product launch skills
    • Can-do attitude and roll up your sleeves approach
  • Ability to:
    • Effectively manage projects as a project leader
    • Work within complex multi-faceted organization and a cross-functional environment
    • Manage and prioritize work load, multi-task and manage a diverse mix of issues, responsibilities and challenges
    • Be a self starter with the ability to multi-task
    • Work well under pressure and thrive in a fast-paced environment
    • Be flexible with time / working hours. Early morning or late evening calls are often required with international partners.
  • Demonstrates:
    • Demonstrated strategic thinking and analytical expertise while able to articulate concepts and ideas
    • Experience in marketing theory, principles, and practices within the health care industry

Significant Work Activities
Yes, 10 % of the Time
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