Product Marketing Manager, Orthopedics

Marketing Parsippany, NJ


About Pacira

Pacira BioSciences, Inc. is a leading provider of non-opioid pain management and regenerative health solutions dedicated to improving outcomes for health care practitioners and their patients. Our in-depth knowledge of non-opioid pain management, coupled with our passion for advancing patient care, drives our commitment to providing solutions that address unmet medical needs and improve clinical results.

Why work with us?

Rarely do you have an opportunity to do work that really matters. What drives us is our mission. What makes us successful are our people.  At Pacira, you are part of an inclusive culture that fosters collaboration, growth, and innovative thinking - a place where you can make an impact and help change the standard of care in non-opioid pain management. Be part of our movement, let’s pursue excellence together.

What you will do:

EXPAREL is changing the way we treat postsurgical pain.  We are seeking a savvy Product Marketing Manager who wants to be part of that change.  This is an ideal role for someone passionate about advancing patient care in a fast-growing, category leading public company.  You should apply if you thrive in an entrepreneurial culture, want to learn more about R & D, and are seeking endless professional development opportunities.  

The Product Manager, Orthopedics will have a key role in achieving the commercial goals for EXPAREL by ensuring strategic pull through of marketing projects and programs related to orthopedic (joints and spine) franchises. The Product Manager will have input into our brand strategy, tactics and tools, advisory forums across stakeholders.


The Product Manager, Orthopedics is responsible for collaborating across the Pacira organization to coordinate and execute marketing programs and strategy, develop materials for internal and external customers, professional engagements and education, and society meetings


  • Support the execution of the annual brand plan: manage the development and execution of brand tactics while monitoring effectiveness and ROI for joint (knee and shoulder) and spine franchises.
  • Support key marketing initiatives for joint and spine franchises aligned with the annual strategic brand plan
  • Educate sales force on product, strategy, tactics and pull-through; support field requests; develop and implement POA meetings.
  • Project manage key contracts (vendor contracts, HCP contracts) across the franchise to ensure seamless delivery of commercial 1:1 peer exchange platform, speaking engagements at sponsored symposia/webinars, KOL panels and advisory forums, promotional materials, etc.
  • Lead submissions process of materials to medical/legal/compliance review to ensure timely and accurate approvals
  • Coordinate conference/society plans as defined by Orthopedic franchise team members – includes exhibit booth size, promotional activities, recruitment of sponsored programs, booth staffing and lead management.
  • Support targeted KOLs relationships at key congress meetings and in the development of promotional resources such as administration case reports, medical education initiatives, congress activity, publications, etc.
  • Engage with external vendors, including all agency partners in assisting with materials development and production; manage respective budgets
  • Collaborate and liaise with iovera (medical device) marketing and commercial teams to ensure alignment and execution success between EXPAREL and iovera brands
  • Build strong collaborative relationships within the organization including Marketing, Sales, Learning & Development, Medical Education, Medical Affairs, Medical Sciences, Legal & Compliance, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 2-5 years’ experience in Marketing
  • Will consider Associates degree with additional relevant experience
  • Prior experience in hospital, pharma or med device preferred
  • Demonstrated success in the development and execution of strategies to respond to unique or challenging market dynamics
  • Demonstrated ability to manage several projects simultaneously and prioritize projects effectively
  • Proven ability to maintain a strong attention to detail and quick recall and a track record of delivering projects on time and on budget
  • Strong written and oral English communications skills, strong presentation skills; proven ability to interact successfully with all levels of the organization as well as vendors and outside constituents
  • Ability to work independently; demonstrated self-starter; nimble and expansive thinker
  • Demonstrated ability to review, analyze and assess data including sales performance data and market trends
  • Demonstrated ability to leverage insights to identify and evaluate creative ideas, focusing on those that will create sustainable market advantage
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience with Veeva Vault, Ariba a plus
  • Ability to successfully work cross-functionally

EEO Statement

Pacira is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), veteran status, disability or genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

At Pacira we are committed to intentionally cultivating a culture of inclusion where all feel welcomed and valued for their background, perspectives, and experiences. We hold one another accountable to promote trust and transparency in support of our communities and collective purpose.