id="tms_job_13-018">Mgr./Sr. Manager, Market Research
Job Code :13-018 Division :Jazz Pharmaceuticals Location :Palo Alto CA US 94304 Job Type :Full Time Career Level :Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff) Education :Bachelor''s Degree Category :Marketing Job Description :
This Market Research position at Jazz will be a critical contributor to brand team, life-cycle planning and senior management decisions requiring primary market research, secondary data analysis support. The Research Manager’s main role will be to select and execute the appropriate research methodology to meet defined business objectives for Jazz products on market and in development. The Research Manager will propose and ensure implementation of a planned market research program, as well as ad-hoc projects. Responsibilities: * Design qualitative and quantitative research plans for products in all stages of the Product Life Cycle, predominately for existing brands. * Communicate and align key internal stakeholders around market research objectives and outputs * Select appropriate research methodology to address business objectives * Design research questionnaires, web surveys, screening criteria * Develop and present final reports and actionable recommendations to key stakeholders * Propose and manage yearly market research budgets * Utilize secondary data resources (IMS-SDI, Wolters Kluwer Health, Encuity) to answer business questions from key customers.
Job Requirements :
Requirements: * Manager: * A minimum of 3-5 years conducting primary market research with physicians and patients within pharmaceutical, biotech industry/sector. * Senior Manager: * A minimum of 5-7 years conducting primary market research with physicians and patients within pharmaceutical, biotech industry/sector. * Demonstrated pro-active guidance of brand or project team activities based on market research findings * Experience with new product, brand, advertising and customer satisfaction research methodologies * Demonstrable strong written and oral communication abilities * Proficient with Excel, PowerPoint, Word. * Familiarity with industry-standard resources for primary/secondary research and forecasting. * Bachelor’s degree in business, mathematics, or the sciences preferred. MBA preferred. * Oncology Experience and/or orphan drug experience preferred. * Expect travel to be about 25% depending on time of year; but can be up to 50% depending on time of year.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Opportunity Employer.