Global Marketing Leader Job at Roche – in Basel, BS

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced marketeer to join the exciting Global Marketing Community as full time Global Marketing Leader (GML). This role embraces the new ways of working and our new fluid working model providing great development opportunities.

The GML:
Works in collaboration with the iSLs and:
is instrumental in ensuring excellence in marketing and commercialization of our pipeline and assets, across all the therapeutic areas.

is a strategic thought partner for all the roles involved in product development and commercialization, providing commercial leadership to ensure our solutions can benefit patients across geographies.

works in close partnership with internal and external stakeholders to enable impactful solutions which address the needs of patients across healthcare ecosystems.

Key responsibilities:
The GML is accountable overall for the implementation of the strategy defined by the iSQUAD in close collaboration with the iSL – in this role the GML will:

Lead the strategic marketing components required to achieve the desired outcomes in a disease area

Analyze market trends, understanding the customer and patients needs, contributing to plan and develop what is required by working cross-functionally with medical, access and key affiliates

Constantly monitor the portfolio of outcomes driven work packages and deciding which ones to focus on, based on the expertise required, own capacity, opportunity to add value and learn

Champion global brand alignment by advising affiliates on appropriate product positioning, branding and messaging

Ensure, together with medical and access functions, the effective understanding of the global integrated strategy and advise on consistent pull-through from affiliates

Utilize skills and capabilities as part of empowered, self-organized, multi-skilled teams, to ensure timely delivery of impactful work

Maintain high standards of marketing excellence with a focus on continuously learning and contributing to the broader marketing community in line with the needs of the organization.

Ensure a tight collaboration with the US & Pharma international affiliate network, providing guidance and input and acting as catalyst for sharing best practices and learnings across the broader organization.

Mindset and behavior is as important to us as skills and abilities. We believe that to shape the future healthcare, mindset is as critical as expertise. The below mindsets and behaviors are important for the Global Marketing Leaders to be enterprise stewards and drivers of strategic innovation:

VACC (visionary, architect, catalyst, coach) leadership competencies

Enterprise mindset

Systems thinker

Customer-centric mindset

Embracing agile principles and networked ways of working

A knowledge exchange and learning mindset


Focus on outcomes and impact

The following experiences and abilities are critical for the Global Marketing Leaders to highly perform in GPS:

Worked across multiple brands, disease areas and/or markets

Demonstrated experience in working-cross functionally and/or cross affiliates, and influencing without direct authority; experience working on global work packages, iSquad/Community of Practice/Community of Interest projects are preferred

Has a demonstrable track record in strategic brand-building within the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry

Demonstrated ability to think strategically and to deliver on outcomes with great impact Experience translating science into clear, succinct, and differentiated marketing strategy with impact

Bachelor’s Degree (marketing, business management or life sciences discipline is preferred)

MBA or other relevant Graduate or Postgraduate Degree is preferred

Minimum 8 years in marketing/sales roles; demonstrated marketing capability and leadership

Ability to travel globally; Fluent written and verbal English

Are you ready to apply? We want someone who thinks beyond the job offered – someone who knows that this position can be a rare springboard to many other opportunities at Roche.

About Company

Company: Roche –

Company Location:  Basel, BS

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