Associate Product Director

Madison, New Jersey
Apr 29, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
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Allergan, a leader in women's healthcare, is seeking an Associate Product Director for their flagship oral contraceptive (OC) brand.  In this role, the successful candidate would manage professional promotions, serving as a key contributing member of the Integrated brand team, and partner closely with the women’s health sales force, training team and market access team. Responsibilities would include developing and executing HCP strategy, leading a team of marketers responsible for creation of sales force tools engagement and communications, development and execution of sales training and meeting materials, and oversight of promotional material development and production.  Additionally, financial responsibilities would include budget monitoring and reporting.  As a pivotal member of the WH marketing team, the candidate would provide expertise to transform the market and play an integral role in the annual brand planning process including mining insights and development of cross functional campaigns and tactics.  The candidate may also lead various other roles and strategies that ensure robust execution of these campaigns.

Main Areas of Responsibilities

  • Market Development: Alter the physician / patient dialogue in a way that yields recognition of symptoms and informs HCPs of treatment options that transform their treatment algorithm
  • HCP Promotion:  Gain insights, develop concept and message platforms, develop key promotional pieces in collaboration with team members and identify key metrics to measure impact
  • Serve on relevant cross functional teams.


The following listed requirements need to be met at a minimum level to be considered for the job:

  • At least 7 years of brand management experience, including tenure in the pharmaceutical industry.


  • Experience developing and executing HCP strategy
  • At least 3-5 years tenure in pharmaceutical brand management. 
  • Experience in market development, pharmaceutical sales, direct launch experience or women's health is a plus. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced launch environment
  • Alternate experience, relevant to the required skillset, will be considered.  


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • MBA or other relevant advanced degree strongly preferred.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Yes, 5 % of the Time
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Equal Employment Opportunity
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