Global Product Manager

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

About Abbott

The key to successful treatment and full recovery is often fast, accurate diagnosis. Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools provide insights that enable smarter, faster decisions and transform the way the world is managing health.

Our pioneering technology spans the world of healthcare operations - with medical diagnostic instruments, tests, automation and informatics solutions for hospitals, reference labs, blood centers, emergency departments, physician offices and clinics.

Our location in Lake Forest, IL has an opening for a Global Product Manager. In this role, you will support the development and management of a successful; sustainable franchise; ensuring it delivers real value for customers and achieves business targets.

WHAT YOU'LL DO
  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.
  • Proactively manages all aspects of the product line; evolving to stay ahead of the market and keep relevant to all target and local insights
  • Has knowledge of the products/solutions and acts as a subject matter expert; identifying and resolving potential issues; providing detailed product support
  • Confidently builds business cases for new ideas and sells ideas internally; working closely with areas
  • Drives the development of launch plans; ensuring they are relevant; realist and robust
  • Engages and influences areas; R&D; regulatory etc to set and meet launch timings; budgets and approaches
  • Supports area teams to deliver the franchise goals.
  • Closely tracks and takes responsibility for the impact of launches and adapts where required - identifying risks and development mitigation plans.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU"LL BRING

Required
  • Bachelors Degree
  • 3 Years of Marketing Experience
  • 5 Years of Industry Experience


Preferred
  • MBA
  • 5-7 Years Experience in Diagnostics, Med Device or Pharma


WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities


Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an

Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

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