Thermo Fisher Scientific Marketing Program Manager - Carlsbad, CA in Carlsbad, California

Job Description

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Job Title: Marketing Program Manager – Carlsbad, CA

A Marketing Program Manager is a critical marketing role at Thermo Fisher Scientific. You will work with a smart, cross-functional team that is responsible for building and managing marketing programs in coordination with the Life Sciences Group divisions. Your job is to help our internal marketing partners be successful. You will help us plan and execute large, complex marketing programs on time and on budget. It requires a unique combination of marketing experience, business acumen, project management, communication, and leadership skills. And at the heart of it, you love to get things done successfully. The primary pillars to this role include an execution orientation, relationship building, marketing communication expertise, and leadership.

What will you do?

  • Provide leadership across business partners and functions to align initiatives and execute to LSG divisions’ strategic vision

  • Convert program requirements to executable deliverables; develop and help maintain project plans and schedules

  • Communicate status and activities and exhibit stellar communication and organizational skills

  • Identify and communicate program scope and ensure critical paths, milestones and all objectives are met

  • Develop and deliver professional written and spoken communications that ensure team members and leadership have clear, concise, and up-to-date information on progress

  • Work with teams and individuals to mitigate conflicts and resolve issues as needed. Leverage cross-organizational relationships for support, and resolution of issues

  • Establish and lead execution of new processes as needed to ensure ongoing program success

  • Curate, analyze, and present data to solve problems, drive change, and improve performance

  • Ensure clear definition of program success, monitor results, and present ideas for optimization of campaigns and tactics

  • Work with your assigned business to understand strategic plans and align on communications needs

  • Provide guidance to the business on process, best practices and channel optimization

  • Support development of diverse assets, including advertising (print & digital), collateral, emails, trade show materials, video, photography, training, etc.

  • Collaborate with a wide variety of stakeholders (creative services, web, events, and external agencies) to deliver the tactical assets to support these plans

  • Manage a high volume of tactics and prioritize activities to effectively deliver plans on time and budget

How will you get here?

  • BA/BS degree in marketing or communications

  • 3+ years professional marketing experience in the high-tech industry (Life sciences industry experience preferred)

  • Experience managing marketing program execution from strategic collaboration through completion of tactical deliverables

  • Experience with project management or workflow systems

  • Ability to understand business strategies and prioritize activities appropriately

  • Must manage a high volume of projects, under tight deadlines, working autonomously

  • Able to work in a highly matrixed environment and effectively navigate systems/processes

  • Team player with excellent people skills and written / verbal communication

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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