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The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) Senior Marketing Manager, Clinical Programs in Rockville, Maryland


Summary of the Position

The Senior Marketing Manager, Clinical Programs will be responsible for planning and execution for key programs, products and solutions to support the success and sustainability of the Healthcare, Quality & Safety Center of Excellence (HQS). HQS enables USP to deliver quality standards and solutions that meet the needs of healthcare professionals to improve quality, patient safety and/or access. Responsibilities include understanding stakeholder needs to drive awareness and usage of HQS standards, products and solutions. This includes outlining goals, objectives and plans for key programs including strategic analysis, rationale and insight and presenting to USP leadership, expert volunteers and cross-functional teams as needed. This role is responsible for the growth and development of key strategic initiatives including Global Growth, Digital Platforms and Education and will lead related advocacy and capability building efforts such as communications, partnerships, conferences, forums, and informational material (e.g., webinars, white papers, infographics, etc.).

Additionally, the Senior Marketing Manager will need to demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively with internal HQS team members and support functions (e.g., digital and innovation, global communications, global stakeholder engagement, strategic insights, legal, finance, regions, etc.) to maximize public health impact. The role will also lead engagement with external stakeholder organizations and experts (trade/healthcare practitioner organizations, patient advocacy groups, knowledge vendors, etc.). This position requires strong strategic thinking and analysis, operational experience, project management, and communication skills to coordinate and facilitate the programs related to the above. This is an individual contributor position reporting to the Vice President of the Healthcare, Quality & Safety Center of Excellence.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate key program planning and project completion against goals, objectives and success metrics to gauge success of programs in terms of revenue and public health impact.

  • Provide input on strategic plans in understanding the needs of global stakeholders, current awareness and use of HQS standards, and new business development opportunities that drive growth.

  • Coordinate internal and external research in collaboration with strategic insights and analytics team on product analysis, competitive analysis, and business case development.

  • Drive awareness, adoption, and usage of HQS standards, products and solutions through marketing communications and related support materials. Develop communication strategies to engage current and new stakeholders.

  • Drive HQS stakeholder outreach, engagement and collaboration goals with HCP organizations and other key stakeholders including stakeholder forums, communications, education course development and HI&T solutions.

  • Work with third party vendors on planning, design and implementation of education and communication campaigns.

  • Works with cross-functional teams (e.g. science, global communications, global stakeholder engagement, legal, finance) to deliver results.

  • Proactively identify and monitor key market trends and potential impact on HQS standards and solutions.

  • Identify opportunities for external presentations by USP staff or expert volunteers on HQS standards.

  • Serve as a USP representative to professional organizations, stakeholder events and meetings.

Basic Qualifications

Senior Marketing Manager, Clinical Programs:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Life Sciences or Business

  • Advanced Degree is a plus (e.g. MBA, PharmD)

  • Eight (8) years of experience in the pharmaceutical or healthcare industry

  • Five (5) years of experience in marketing or business in pharmaceutical, health, non-profit or consumer industry

  • 3 years of people manager experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong strategic thought leadership, analytical skills, project management skills as well as experience overseeing multiple programs and/or product portfolios.

  • Knowledge of USP standards, regulatory agencies, global regulatory frameworks, and/or NGOs is preferred.

  • Experience managing budgets, financial/revenue targets and related dashboards and KPIs.

  • Experience in leading and evaluating market trends, market research and data analytics.

  • Experience overseeing education and training programs for healthcare professionals is a plus.

  • Experience with digital marketing, healthcare information & technology systems and tools is a plus.

  • Well-developed organizational, interpersonal communications, negotiation, writing, attention to detail, and strong listening skills. Results driven with demonstrated successful outcomes.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Marketing automation and Customer Relationship Management tools (e.g. Salesforce, Pardot and Tableau).

  • Familiarity with key pharmacy/professional organizations (e.g. ASHP, APhA, NABP, other) is a plus.

Supervisory Responsibilities

1 direct report

COVID-19 Provisions

The following COVID-19 provisions will apply to selected candidate(s) hired:

As a condition of employment with United States Pharmacopeial Convention’s (USP) duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, all employees and contingent staff hired after July 1 st , 2021 are required to be fully vaccinated unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. Your recruiter will advise accordingly.

USP offers an impressive benefits package, including:

  • Generous paid time off – 15 paid holidays, 10 sick days and 15 vacation days per year to start

  • An annual 401(k) contribution, beginning after 1 year of service, of 10% of pay (base and bonus) every pay period that vests immediately

  • Comprehensive individual and family healthcare plans with affordable premiums and low annual deductibles.

The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) USP is an independent scientific organization that collaborates with the world's top experts in health and science to develop quality standards for medicines, dietary supplements, and food ingredients. USP brings together more than 1,100 talented professionals across five global locations to deliver its mission to strengthen the supply of safe quality medicines and supplements worldwide.

USP is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer (EEOE) and affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities.

USP does not accept unsolicited resumes from 3rd party recruitment agencies and is not responsible for fees from recruiters or other agencies except under specific written agreement with USP.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Job Category Chemistry & Scientific Standards

Job Type Full-Time