GE Healthcare Madrid: Segment Leader Vital Sign Devices
Healthcare Life Care Solutions
GE Healthcare Life Sciences provides products and services used as tools for biopharmaceutical manufacturing, drug discovery and the latest in cellular technologies, thereby enabling our customers around the world to be more productive, effective and creative. Our motivation is to create better health for more people. Through our five decades of supporting the biopharmaceutical industry and its research partners to become more productive, we are helping to reduce costs, increase access and improve quality in the healthcare system. We use our expertise and know-how in imaginative ways to work with our customers to provide what’s needed today and create products and solutions to enable the medical treatments of tomorrow. We add value to our customers by:
Providing cutting-edge research tools that give deeper insights into cell function to enable disease diagnosis and the development of treatments.
Enabling manufacturing productivity: we provide solutions for the entire bioprocess workflow (i.e. start-to-finish bioprocessing) helping our customers to develop and manufacture biopharmaceuticals more efficiently.
Providing high quality support and maintenance services.
We are the home of many famous brands, including Whatman, Amersham, Biacore, MicroCal, WAVE, Applied Precision and more. GEHC-LS Learn More About GE Healthcare Life Sciences
GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.
The primary responsibility of this role is to provide multi-functional leadership and strategic direction for the VSD product family.
Key responsibilities/essential functions include:
The management of a designated product range(s) over its life cycle within a product portfolio of a business area in a manner that maximizes the overall return/profit to the company, within the context of company, business area and marketing plans. Ensures compliance with quality systems, regulatory requirements, and commercial change process.
Lead the commercial input to the product development process once the product definition is approved. Identify target market(s) for Product Models & Offerings.
Manages all aspects of the product (s) life cycle starting with the detailed planning phase (in development) until the product is terminated. Define Product Models and Structures. Identify Offerings Items & Structures.
Strategic and tactical supply management of existing products to market for multiple customers and applications.
Managing Platform Products fully recognizing the company benefit that can be obtained by facilitating the use of these for applications in other global business areas.
Maximizing the company profit over the product (s) entire life cycle.
Management of the cross-functional interface with product development and manufacturing.
Quality Specific Goals:
Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position
Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines
Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required
Lead quality: improve product reliability, implement and operationalize the QMS, zero enforcement actions through effective QMS management and inspection readiness
Establish a commitment to quality and communicate the importance of meeting statutory, regulatory and customer requirements. Ensure quality policy is understood, implemented and maintained at all levels of the organization. Establish and communicate quality objectives that are measurable and consistent with the quality policy
Maintain adequate organizational structures and adequate resources of sufficiently trained personnel. Ensure qualified personnel relative to assigned responsibilities. Ensure appropriate responsibility, independence and authority of all personnel who manage, perform and assess work affecting quality
Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Engineering, Science, Business Administration or other related field
Significant experience in product marketing, product development, or related field, having developed a substantial part of it working with hospital supplies and accessories
Excellent oral and written communications skills, both in Spanish and English
Excellent interpersonal skills
Strong analytical and process skills
Strong project management skills
Ability to work effectively within a complex matrix environment
EU work permit
MSc or Master’s degree in Marketing Communications, Engineering, Science, Business Administration or other related field
Product Management/Marketing expertise, including: market trends/analysis, NPI process, product roadmap development, product life-cycle management, business plans and marketing plans preparation
Healthcare product/industry/technical acumen
Supplies and accessories industry/market/customers/KOL specific acumen
Team oriented – ability to motivate and work well with diverse, cross-functional teams