Abbott Marketing Specialist in Alameda, California

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

The Marketing Specialist is responsible for supporting the Consumer Marketing Team by facilitating the execution of key Marketing activities to support the FreeStyle Brand. This is an ideal entry level position for someone who is interested in Consumer Marketing within a Healthcare company and willing to learn and be open to increasing levels of responsibility.

Main Responsibilities

  • Managing the Purchase Order Priorities List

  • Managing Regulatory and Legal Approvals List

  • Managing Veeva Process (System used for Regulatory Approvals) – Upload Material, Manage Periodic Review Items, Communicate Priorities to Regulatory Director

  • Managing the Image library

  • Managing Budget details

  • Tracking and analyzing Promotions

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree with at least 1 year experience in the healthcare field or in a related area.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, friendly and happy to support other

  • Familiar with a variety of marketing activities, practices, and regulations.

  • Familiar with the healthcare industry and regulations desired

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Detail oriented and able to manage multiple priorities

  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with internal stakeholders

  • Process-oriented with excellent follow through and time management skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft word, powerpoint, excel, and be able to learn applications such as Veeva, Symphony/SAP

  • Comfortable with numbers, budgets, and analysis

  • Analyzing and tracking results of Marketing activities

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email