Thermo Fisher Scientific Director of Imaging Instrument Product Management in Eugene, Oregon

Job Description

How will you make an impact?

The Director of Imaging Instrument Product Management is responsible for developing and implementing product strategies to accelerate the growth of the Imaging, Labeling and Detections (ILD) business segment. Reporting to the Strategic Business Segment General Manager for the ILD Business, the Product Manager Direcdtor will be managing a multi-million-dollar product portfolio with global responsibility, and supporting market analysis, planning, and commercial strategies. Key success metrics of this position are revenue growth, portfolio profitability, and new product introductions.

What will you do?

  • Development and execution of a strategic growth plan for the imaging instrument portfolio.

  • Driving a coordinated product development process across functions for this portfolio, from concept through to commercialization.

  • Lead, coach & manage a team of product managers to execute on the defined operating plans. Accomplishes people leadership objectives by training, assigning, scheduling, coaching and redirecting employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions; planning and reviewing compensation actions.

  • Partner with Market Development teams to effectively deliver the value propositions and marketing plans.

How will you get here?

  • Strong business acumen, customer focus, and a demonstrated effectiveness in marketing, product management or strategy.

  • A proven ability in market analysis, planning and new product development required.

  • Strong communication skills as well as analytical, project management and planning skills necessary. Cross-functional team leadership experience required.

  • Ability to execute through others within a global, cross functional business unit.

  • The ability to see new business opportunities, set and meet aggressive objectives and develop strong working relationships will be required for success.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.

  • Ability to effectively communicate value proposition and technical information to a range of customer and internal audiences required.

  • Ability to articulate and evaluate multiple complex ideas and align others around a recommended course of action; strong communicator to share vision and plans with others.

  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed, cross functional organizational structure.

  • Ability to build and analyze financial models to forecast and track results. Experience managing a cost center needed.

  • Creativity to distill customer requirements, understands competitive strengths and weaknesses, and then develops compelling value propositions.

  • Drive for results and the ability to measure the progress of initiatives.

  • Ability to work with teams across the global and cultural differences.

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in life sciences, PhD preferred, MBA preferred

  • 7-10 years relevant experience, including experience in life sciences or diagnostics marketing, product management, market research, or strategy consulting

The position can be based in our Bothell, WA or Eugene, OR location.

Relocation benefits available.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.