Field Marketing Manager Life Science Automation and Genomics - Europe in London, United Kingdom at Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job ID: BEC016153

About Us

Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.
Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.
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Field Marketing Manager - Life Science Automation and Genomics

Location: Remote – Western Europe

Purpose of the Position

• Work directly with the Life Science Automation and Genomics sales teams to execute action plans that achieve the annual operating plan.
• Collaborate with product line business units to translate business unit strategy and product positioning into geographically specific tactical business plans.
• Leverage a close understanding of the market and customers’ needs to build, implement and measure impact of local/regional demand generation initiatives.
• Positively impact sales force effectiveness through training, creation of relevant sales tools and working closely with the sales team.
• Engage and cultivate strategic customer relationships to understand key market trends and to develop a strong network of reference contacts.
Key Responsibilities
• Responsible, in partnership with the product line Sales Managers and VP of Sales, to develop field marketing initiatives to generate demand for Beckman Coulter Life Science Automation and Genomics solutions
• Gather detailed regional and product line specific market intelligence from customers and the sales organization to:
o Provide insight to BU product managers to assist in the development of future business and product strategy.
o Use market intelligence to develop and implement sales tools that improve sales force effectiveness
• Work with sales teams to find and cultivate reference customers;
o Customers who will be supported to become customer advocates of the Company.
o Customers who may present Beckman Coulter solutions within key technical conferences.
o Customers who may act as references to facilitate and advance other opportunities.
• Work closely with commercial marketing teams, using customer and market intelligence, to contribute towards the development and implementation of successful digital demand generation campaigns, inside sales tactics and campaigns.
• Ensure a detailed understanding of competitive products and solutions and work with the BU product management to develop effective competitive counter strategies and tactics.
• Identify and ensure attendance at key trade shows and technical conferences to improve customer awareness of the Company's solutions.
• Work in cooperation with Sales Operations to extract and analyse data from Beckman Coulter Systems (SFDC, Oracle) to provide insight into sales performance, competitive tactics and associated sales tools in order to improve sales effectiveness.
• Collaborating with Sales Operations and Sales Management to identify and implement Kaizen opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the commercial teams.
• Responsible for development and monitoring Field Marketing KPI’s, metrics and bowlers.
• Work alongside Sales Managers to support new hires during the on-boarding process.
• Support and train the sales organisation through appropriate product and/or application training (in classroom, co-travel, WebEx, etc...).

Job Requirements


Essential Experience

• Scientific qualification at degree level of Bachelor’s or above required
• MBA qualification preferred
• At least 5 years’ experience in sales and/or marketing management in the scientific market (experience involving capital equipment would be beneficial)
• High flexibility and autonomous work methods, confident navigation in dynamic environment
• Ability to lead by persuasion and influence
• Proven strong written and verbal communication skills in English
• Experience of working within a global, multi-cultural, matrix organisation
• Willing to travel regularly (approximately 40-50%)
• Successful candidate will live within reasonable driving distance to major metropolitan area and airport

Diversity & Inclusion
At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.