Senior Manager, Marketing

Marketing United Kingdom Wokingham, United Kingdom


Position at Premier Research Group Limited

Premier Research helps highly innovative bio-pharmaceutical and medical device companies transform life-changing ideas into reality. We take on the most challenging areas of study, with a special focus on unmet needs in such areas as analgesia, CNS, rare diseases, medical device and diagnostics, and pediatric research.

Working at Premier Research means being an individual - you will be recognised for what you do and you will truly have an impact. You will be working in a friendly environment with colleagues who are genuinely supportive regardless of location or seniority.

Premier Research is on an exciting journey - there is a true buzz throughout the company, so come and be part of it!

We are looking for: 

We’re looking for a talented and energetic Senior Manager Marketing to join our team! This role can be located in any of our Western European office locations. This is a permanent role. 

This position requires a strategic thinker, a creative problem-solver, and an enthusiastic team player with a depth of knowledge in lead generation, customer relations, and staff and vendor management. Additionally, the role requires solid judgement, an innovative spirit, technical expertise, and a commitment to managing both complex and simple projects across many marketing channels in a fast-paced, global environment.

You'll be accountable for: 

  • Developing, implementing and managing marketing activities for new and existing services for Europe and Asia Pacific
  • Event management, thought leadership activities, lead generation efforts for Europe and Asia Pacific
  • Managing U.S. marketing agencies, designers and establishing European vendors, as needed
  • Supporting development of marketing campaigns, digital collateral, case studies, fact sheets, whitepapers, brochures
  • Ensuring consistency across all external communications
  • Must be available to perform overnight business travel, sometimes with short notice, as required for event management and other business needs
  • Direct-line supervision of marketing staff, including skill assessment, oversight, training, mentoring, performance evaluation, and career development of their direct reports (on a longer term basis)
  • Other tasks as assigned

You'll need this to be considered: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (e.g. Communications, Marketing, Psychology) or equivalent experience
  • 8+ years of experience, preferably in the Clinical Research Organization (CRO) or Life Sciences industry
  • Global experience, preferably in Western Europe, Singapore, China, Korea and understanding of international cultural and communication nuances
  • Staff management and career development experience
  • Experience with budgets and expense management
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, cross functional, and global environment
  • Proven ability to work and manage internal divisions, executive leaders, and marketing agencies
  • Clear understanding of customer persona and purchase behaviors, preferably in Europe and Asia
  • Experience in development of marketing and informational materials, writing/research, project management
  • Demonstrated creativity in the design of marketing, communications, or educational programs
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; interaction with foreign languages
  • Very strong organizational skills