Medline's Consumer Marketing team is expanding and has an opportunity for an Associate Marketing Manager based at our headquarters in Northfield, IL.
direction and guidance of brand marketing leadership, the Associate Marketing Manager
will assist i n leading the
development and execution for assigned product categories in the Consumer
Marketing Division. Act as the category
leader for a range of product lines managing the product development and
portfolio activities - leading the development of marketing, innovation and
product commercialization. This Associate Marketing Manager will work
closely with product managers and brand marketers to help drive company
What will you do?
the development of go-to-market strategic plans in conjunction with brand
marketing lead for a portfolio of product lines across the entire retail team
including developing and marketing new product categories, sales channels,
and pricing strategies.
with digital team, creative services, external resources and brand
marketing team to develop marketing tools and campaigns for selling across
ecommerce and retail brick and mortar stores.
category data, consumer insights and segment trends to identify product
and competitive strengths and weaknesses, identify growth opportunities
and defense strategies as needed. Work closely with internal teams to coordinate
and ensure on time execution for our Branded and Private Label process
including retailer & Medline creative teams, 3 rd party design
teams, factories, Inventory Management, Regulatory & Quality teams to
ensure project is executed on time from beginning to end. Work with key areas and review daily art status
tracker to ensure key time lines are met and ensure timely communication to all
stakeholders status of projects. Participate in the innovation pipeline,
development and launch, which encompass the product, packaging, and
customer communications for all private label and branded products. Partner with cross-functional teams in
the development and execution of brand and product initiatives to ensure
proper and timely customer communication. Project management, and cross functional
team leadership to move projects forward on timely basis. Participate in developing and giving
customer presentations as needed. .
Why Medline? We'll let the numbers speak for us . 45+ years of consecutive growth (double-digit for the past 20) 20+ product divisions and counting 350,000+ products and counting 15,000 employees spanning the globe 100+ years in the industry, we know healthcare Ranked number 32 on Forbes 2017 list of largest privately held companies in the U.S. Conducting business in 90+ countries. Job Qualifications
Bachelor's degree. Relevant Work Experience
Experience communicating with various audiences in a business setting (ex. others with differing language, senior management and non-technical audiences).
Experience prioritizing workload and scheduling effectively in order to meet deadlines.
Microsoft Office working knowledge. Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Marketing or a related field.
1-2 years of marketing experience.
Experience in product management, marketing, or other related business function.
Experience collecting and analyzing data and presenting recommendations.
Experience and skills in influencing, coordinating and working with individuals in multiple functional areas without direct authority.
Demonstrated ability to navigate and perform in ambiguous circumstances.
Strong interpersonal, communications, influencing, and analytical skills.
Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial , fast-paced environment.
Ability to ensure the assignment/ project is accomplished within tight time frames.
Microsoft Office working knowledge.
What can you expect once you're on board?
Medical, dental, vision & Rx plan 401k with company match! Impress friends & family with tours of our 679,000 square foot headquarters Indoor basketball court & fitness center open 24/7 and free to employees Subsidized cafeteria: eat healthy, spend less Break up the day with a quick game of ping pong or shuffle board Collaborate to innovate! Get away from your cube and team up with coworkers at the fireplace or at one of our many meeting spaces Worried about the drive? Check out our commuter options!