Abbott Transfusion Medicine Global Service Manager - Strategic Pricing & Profitability in Lake Forest, Illinois

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.

  1. Lead implementation of Strategic Pricing tools and processes in alignment with division guidelines to support acquisition opportunities. Partners with Global Service Operations to develop TVO tools specific to service.

  2. Provide deal-specific support to commercial teams to increase win rates and profitable growth.

  3. Reviews pricing outcomes to identify trends and impact on price integrity within region / country. Provides recommendation on how to price future deals to close gaps.

  4. Monitors contract compliance and coordinate appropriate follow up actions with commercial team.

  5. Identifies opportunities that drive gross margin and economic profitability improvement and engage with appropriate parties for execution.

  6. Sets new product pricing and pricing schedules annually based on partnership with local Pricing and Profitability Manager knowledge in accordance with global requirements

  7. Partners with Global Service Marketing in development of value propositions specific to the Transfusion Market and collection of competitive data to support service contract pricing models.

  8. Coordinates Transfusion Medicine customer survey process with ADD Customer Loyalty Manager and conducts analysis of survey data to share with ATM Leadership Team.

Ideal / Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Master's Degree preferred (e.g. Marketing or similar).

  • 6 or more years' Sales, Marketing, and/or Procurement-based strategic pricing and profitability work experience from large (e.g. Fortune 500 or similar) healthcare/medical diagnostics products companies and/or companies that sell professional services on top of their products (e.g. IT consulting or similar).

  • International experience in e.g. driving products to market, in Europe (e.g. France), etc.

  • Strong success record in cross-functional interaction with multiple departments throughout a company (e.g. Marketing, Finance, Pricing, etc.)

Required Education and Minimum Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in pricing or profitability analysis

  • Minimum 2 years of experience supporting commercial organizations

  • Minimum 6 years of total business experience

  • Strong leadership / management skills

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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