Global Brand Director- Oncology

Basking Ridge, NJ, United States
Jun 02, 2021
Science/R&D, Oncology
Pharm Country
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!

Daiichi Sankyo Group is dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical therapies to improve standards of care and address diversified, unmet medical needs of people globally by leveraging our world-class science and technology. With more than 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for cardiovascular diseases, under the Group's 2025 Vision to become a "Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology," Daiichi Sankyo is primarily focused on providing novel therapies in oncology, as well as other research areas centered around rare diseases and immune disorders.

Job Summary:

A Global Brand Director is responsible for maximizing the commercial value of a specific indication(s) and/or tumor type(s) under the direction of the Global Brand Lead. Responsible for actively contributing to the development of the global brand strategy and for leading the development and execution of the tactical plan in support of the global brand strategy.

  • Lead in developing the global brand messages, campaign and brand book
  • Main point of contact with Agency of Record (AOR)
  • Lead Brand Planning Process with Regions and Global Functions
  • Lead GMT Meetings (with oversight/delegation from Global Brand Lead)
  • Provide formal and informal leadership across extended region and HQ team members
  • Manage forecast for specific indication or tumor type
  • Develop and Update TPPs - MAPs, EPPs
  • Contribute to DP2 & DP3 & Prioritization Commercial Assessments
  • Accountable for identification of key business questions and application of customer insights
  • Responsible for identifying data gaps and working with MR to address them
  • Proactively identify challenges for brand success and develop mitigation plans
  • Inform launch sequencing with GBT-L and GMA&P
  • Ensure alignment on projects with cross-functional and regional counterparts
  • Support trade name development
  • Lead package design
  • Responsible for the execution of launch readiness
Qualifications: Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.

  • BA or BS degree is required and an emphasis in health sciences preferred.
  • MBA or other advanced degree is strongly preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of pharmaceutical business experience. Minimum of 3 years of Oncology marketing experience required.
  • Experience in GI Cancer and/or NSCLC is preferred

Ability to travel up to 25%; frequent overnight and international travel.

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Title
Global Brand Director- Oncology

Basking Ridge

Functional Area
Global Oncology Marketing

New Jersey