Share this Job
Create Alert

Sr. Manager, Promotion

Date: Mar 21, 2019

Location: Stamford, CT, US, 06901

Company: Purdue Pharma L.P. & Affiliates

Working at our Company

Purdue Pharma L.P. develops and provides prescription medicines that meet the evolving needs of healthcare professionals, patients, and caregivers. We were founded by physicians and we are currently led by a physician. Beyond our efforts to provide quality medications, Purdue is committed to supporting national, regional and local collaborations to drive innovations in patient care. Privately held, Purdue is pursuing a pipeline of new medications and technologies through internal research & development and strategic industry partnerships.

Job Summary

Working with a co-promote partner, this role will oversee HCP Promotional and Market Access Marketing Workstreams in support of a new product launch.  Responsibilities include assisting in the development of strategies and completion of tactics, development of marketing plans and oversight of strategic initiatives.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for content development and execution including:
    • Core message and creative concept development
    • Value story development
    • Development of core materials for OPDP preclearance (sales aid, journal ad)
    • Partnering with Sales Training in the development of training materials
    • Development of content for a Launch Meeting
    • Oversee development of non-personal promotional materials
  • Execute advisory boards and consultant meetings for the brand—ensuring alignment with brand strategy, tactics and anticipating organizational needs
  • Act as the brand liaison to internal, partner, and field-based teams to ensure alignment and partnership
  • Participate in training sessions for new TBM/DBMs as well as MM personnel as needed
  • Remain current with customer, competitive, and marketplace activity to contribute insights and perspectives to the broader team and brand plan
  • Contribute to the development of the annual brand business plan, create programs and tactics to support the strategy and champion that plan through engagement with cross-functional partners
  • Gain approval for marketing tactics through the required internal review processes
  • Liaise with legal, regulatory and compliance to ensure all marketing activities are compliant with regulatory and legal requirements
  • Manage outside agencies and consultants to meet expected project objectives and hold them accountable to agreed upon standards
  • Establish relationships and work with commercial partners to communicate and ensure alignment on strategy and messaging within scope of projects
  • Develop project and tactic assessments and valuations (ROI) that leverage analytics and research to identify successes.
  • Assist with development of new team members and foster a positive culture within the team and with cross-functional colleagues
  • Serves as back-up for team members as needed and direct manager when requested

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • 10+ years’ experience required

Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Thorough understanding of MRL and process for development, review and approval of resources
  • Good judgment and internal negotiating skills
  • Effectively communicate with various functional groups to develop and implement marketing plans.
  • Must be able to effectively coordinate multiple tasks and responsibilities and to effectively prioritize and implement.
  • Selling skills only obtainable from direct experience in sales territory.
  • Travel: ≈25% domestic travel

Supervisory Responsibilities (if Applicable)

Additional Information


Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury

Job Segment: Law, Outside Sales, Manager, Marketing Manager, Compliance, Legal, Sales, Management, Marketing