1+ months

Commercial Product Manager - Scientific

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Kelly Services is actively recruiting for a Commercial Product Manager for a Direct Hire opportunity in San Diego, CA.**

**Job Summary**

Reporting to the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), the Product Manager is responsible for driving and guiding the development of commercial product strategy of cell therapy products for Client. Primarily focused on identifying areas of opportunity for new product development, managing development progress with R&D and external collaborators, and driving successful commercial launches through product marketing activities. This includes development and commercialization of new products and applications for cell therapy manufacturing and coordinating market messaging of existing products.

The Product Manager will serve as the strategic product champion and responsible for product introduction, training, support, and management for our cell and gene therapy products. Responsible for the development of business cases and will own the product management responsibilities for growing the portfolio of products and strategizes on market leadership in the development of innovative products and leads the day-to-day operations for growth and profitability.


+ Lead successful product launches by owning the ultimate customer experience and financial success.

+ Develop compelling marketing material that promotes the cell therapy portfolio of products.

+ Build strong relationships and maintain close interactions with internal stakeholders.

+ Develop and deliver product marketing training.

+ Remove impediments and roadblocks to team progress via analytical thinking and by leaning on a strong network of relationships with others in the organization, and act as a point person for adaptation, improvisation, and finding creative solutions to such roadblocks.

+ Evaluate market and sales data to develop a deep understanding of the cell and gene therapy market and our customers and use this information to drive and support strategic commercial initiatives.

+ Evaluate ROI of marketing programs and identify areas of improvement.

+ Perform market research, monitor competitive activity, and identify customer needs.

+ Conduct routine business analyses and reviews with clear measurable metrics to evaluate portfolio performance and implement appropriate action.

+ Develop pricing strategy to produce the highest possible long-term market share.

+ Develop sales training presentations and deliver trainings to sales partners to aid in understanding key product features and benefits, product positioning, and competitive comparison.

+ Analyze business opportunities and develop business cases.

+ Assist with the forecasting process, monitor performance of assigned product lines to ensure revenue, volume and margin targets are consistently met and escalate concerns and required adjustments.

+ Manage the life cycle of the existing product portfolio. Responsibilities include multi-year product line strategies, pricing /margin optimization, management across the customer value continuum, and customer outreach efforts.

**Working Environment**

+ Normal office environment.

+ Frequent exposure to outdoor environment and non-company facilities.

+ May be called on to work or attend meetings at times other than routinely scheduled hours.

**Physical Requirements**

+ Must be able to work on a computer 4-8 hours per day.

+ Must be able to communicate clearly.

+ May be required to lift up to 40 pounds.

**Equipment Used**

+ Normal office equipment (examples: telephone, computer, cell phone, copier, fax).

**Qualifications & Skills**

+ Bachelors degree or graduate degree in life sciences (Ph.D. preferred) and 3-5 years of experience in marketing or product management in the life sciences; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

+ High business acumen; understands targeting methodologies, commercial optimization, and articulates a story through data.

+ Experience building and developing product roadmaps

+ Knowledge of relevant project management strategies/tools to drive accountability and execution.

+ Ability to assess current customers and segments and recommend transition strategies and plans with the implementation of new regulation.

+ Meets challenges consistently and confidently with energy and drive. Motivated by results, urgency and personal commitment.

+ Possesses high integrity and exceptional work ethic. Fosters mutual trust and respect and is an excellent team player.

+ Able to work effectively in a highly complex matrix environment, with a proven ability to influence without formal authority and achieve results through people.

+ Outstanding oral, written and communication skills with the ability to present to small and large groups and deal with unexpected questions and challenges while presenting.

+ Ability to travel domestically and internationally, as global conditions permit.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. This job description is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

**If you feel you have the knowledge and expertise, apply today to connect with a Kelly professional who will work to enrich your life.**


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-06-10 Expires: 2022-09-10

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Commercial Product Manager - Scientific

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast