Product Manager Molecular Diagnostics (m/f/d)

Eurofins Technologies Clinical Solutions is a new International Business Line (IBL) within the Eurofins Group, branded externally as Gold Standard Diagnostics, focused on the development, manufacturing and marketing of in-vitro diagnostics assays and automation.

We are looking for an experienced Product Manager who will take on the sustainable and profitable growth of the assigned GSD product line by assessing and understanding customer needs, defining product requirements, and building business cases for new products, analysing the competitive landscape in the marketplace and providing competitive intelligence to the commercial teams, communicating development roadmaps with internal stakeholders and managing product launches together with the Marketing Communications team.

 

Your responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the strategic development and further development of GSD molecular products. The task includes both, the strategic definition on existing markets and current customer requirements, as well as the orientation on new markets and the further development and optimization of existing solutions
  • Developing a deep understanding of all competitors and their respective offerings in the marketplace (product differentiation, technical features, pricing, targeting)
  • Responsible for business and marketing intelligence of the relevant products
  • Specifying and prioritizing customer requirements for current and future product offerings by interacting closely with external customers and Eurofins Labs
  • Defining and driving the product roadmap to determine competitive and differentiated product offerings
  • Developing financial business plans for new products including cost of development and forecasted revenues and margins
  • Maintenance and continuous improvement of existing products
  • Developing and implementing a company-wide go-to-market plan, including Value Proposition Claim and Product Value Proposition
  • Defining pricing of product line
  • Supporting the commercial team with market launch and product training packages (internal and external)
  • Liaising with Regulatory Affairs team on validation and accreditation roadmaps for the assigned product line
  • Collaborating with Marketing team to develop marketing material outlining the key differentiators of products
  • Strong hands-on mentality and representing GSD/Eurofins at customer side as well as conferences, trade shows, etc
  • Frequent internal/external customer interaction, such as visits, trainings, on-site demonstrations, application support of related products

Requirements:

  • Scientific degree with an academic background in (Molecular) Biology, Chemistry, Bio-Chemistry or other relevant fields combined with a business attitude
  • At least 2-5 years work experience in Product Management and Marketing of diagnostic technologies (Nucleic Acid Isolation, PCR and Real-Time PCR)
  • Product market knowledge in clinical research and molecular testing (IVD)
  • Strong organizational talent and can project manage multiple workstreams
  • Global mindset and Team player
  • Manages to influence stakeholders in R&D, Manufacturing and Sales in order to maximize potential of product line
  • Experienced in direct customer interaction and deeply aware of customer needs
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Global travel (up to 15%)

What we offer:

  • You can expect an open and personal corporate culture in an international oriented company in the field of diagnostics
  • Varied and challenging role in a highly multinational and innovative company
  • Development and further training opportunities for shaping and realizing your career goals
  • Team spirit and a passion for new diagnostic technologies
  • Employer sponsorship of the company pension scheme
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    Our ambition is to ensure we have outstanding and passionate people working in the best teams and we are constantly looking for new talent to join us. If you are looking to advance your career, are seeking new challenges and opportunities, enjoy working in dynamic and international teams, please send your detailed application including your salary expectations and your earliest start date to bewerbung@virotechdiagnostics.com

    Please refer to the reference number 201 in your application

    Gold Standard Diagnostics
    VIROTECH Diagnostics GmbH
    Julia Habich / Tanja Williams
    Personalabteilung
    Löwenlatz 5
    D-65428 Rüsselsheim
    Tel. 06142-6909-46