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Gen-Probe Incorporated (NASDAQ:GPRO) is a global leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of molecular diagnostics products and services that are used to diagnose human diseases, screen donated human blood, ensure transplant compatibility, and aid biomedical research. Gen-Probe has nearly three decades of molecular diagnostics expertise, and received the 2004 National Medal of Technology, America's highest honor for technological innovation, for developing molecular assays and systems that help safeguard the blood supply. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, and with offices in Stamford, CT, Waukesha, WI, the United Kingdom, Germany, France and Belgium, Gen-Probe employs over 1300 people around the world.
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We are seeking an experienced Product Manager in Stamford, CT who will be responsible for defining and executing tactical marketing plans for LifeCodes Transplant Diagnostics, while also supporting strategic marketing.
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop and implement a 5 year marketing plan.
Develop & implement advertising and promotion plans in support of the product line strategy.
Participate on Core Teams. Ensures Marketing and customer requirements are incorporated into Product Development process.
Works in conjunction with the Finance department to develop and maintain demand forecasting best practices for the company.
Develops financial models in support of business decisions.
Participates in the annual budgeting process and provides materials for management during this process.
Travels frequently with sales force in U.S. and Europe.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Science, Finance, Mathematics or Economics
MBA is a plus.
2+ years of medical device and/or biotech industry experience, preferably in the field of clinical diagnostics.
Financial modeling experience.
Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
Ability to work effectively with colleagues, build trust and consensus and influence the actions of others.
Gen-Probe offers a dynamic and innovative work environment along with excellent benefits that include sponsored medical/dental/vision benefits, bonus potential, 401(k) w/company match, paid vacation/sick time /holidays, assistance with continuing education, on-site fitness center, and our own Waterfall Café.
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