Product Manager - Diagnostics Manufacturer

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥8000000.00 - ¥13000000.00 per annum
Specialization: ライフサイエンス(医療機器・製薬・化学・ヘルスケア・農業・畜産)
Sub-specialization プロダクトマネージャー / ブランドマネージャー
お問合せ Shintaro Tsuchiya
参照 JO-1911-430817

[Company Description]
Famous Multinational Diagnostics Manufacturer

**Field Activities:

  • Support and build up cooperative relationship with all colleagues (e.g. Sales Rep, Customer Support, Field Application Specialist, Field Service Engineer)
  • Visit and build up relationship with customer, KOL, distributors in all Japan

**Market Understanding:

  • Oversee and collaborate in the creation of all marketing, advertising and promotional tools
  • Cooperate in researching and evaluating the IVD market. (e.g. Market survey, customer research, competition activities, market intelligence)

**Promotion & Communication:

  • Cooperate with Business Manager in creating all marketing strategies and tactics to meet organizational objectives
  • Communicate to global marketing team and transmit information to our local teams
  • Responsible of promotional activities, exhibitions, adv. Materials and internal meetings
  • Organize and participate in IVD/MD related exhibitions and seminars
  • Attend trainings and meeting held by SBU/HQ for learning new products, global strategies and tactics.
  • Monitor product quality performance and proactively propose solutions in case of issues
  • Cooperate in developing sales tools, training (internal and external), and provide them to the field teams.
  • Manage distributors and build up relationship with customers, and KOLs.

**General Operations:

  • Monitor internal process and procedures to improve efficiency and communication with field teams
  • Lead Field Application Specialists to optimize their activities with Area Sales Managers
  • Acts as key marketing technical liaison on all product lines, providing product and regulatory information to sales, service and customers
  • Provides first level remote and on-site technical, applications, operations and regulatory support to critical and key customer accounts, assisting them with the integration of systems in their laboratories
  • Interfaces with all levels of management to independently resolve conflicts/problems with company peers
  • Maintains regular communications with technical services on problems with instruments and reagents within the product line
  • Provides detailed technical training for sales staff; works with field sales staff to develop training requirements and sales tools required to introduce new products and sales campaigns for all or part of product line
  • Provides presentations to customers
  • Prepares and coordinates marketing support programs
  • Contributes to planning and creation of advertising and promotional materials; writes technical bulletins and newsletters
  • Keeps informed about developments in medical instrumentation/diagnostic industry as they apply to the company's future marketing plans
  • Understands all maintenance, performance, and advantages of products
  • Understands technical aspects of competitive products
  • Monitors field test and marketing introduction programs
  • Manages and drives internal projects with minimal supervision
  • Ensures compliance with Code of Ethics


  • Bachelor's Degree - Additional degree in business administration, marketing, or equivalent preferred
  • Experience in IVD/MD/Pharm sector is mandatory
  • Minimum3 years' experience in sales and/or marketing within the healthcare industry
  • Distributor management are mandatory, legal/distributor contract
  • IT: MS office skill is mandatory.
  • Knowledge in life sciences: medical technology, biology, biotechnology, or chemistry preferred
  • Language: Japanese Mandatory, Business Level English (TOEIC 750 or above)
  • Travel availability: all over Japan and international. Up to 50% of time.
  • Administrative work: Up to 30% of the time

[Employment Type]
Full time

8 〜 13M **negotiable


Social insurance

Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays
New year's holiday
Annual Leave

[Interview Process]
2 - 3 interviews

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