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Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 10:27 PM


Johnson & Johnson Inc. is one of the most trusted brands in the world and the undisputed leader in the healthcare industry. With operations in over 60 countries and a breadth of products spanning across pharmaceuticals, medical devices and consumer products, Johnson & Johnson Inc. is the company best positioned to bring holistic healthcare solutions to patients and healthcare professionals alike.

At Johnson & Johnson Inc., our purpose is to "Bring Science to the Art of Healthy Living" by improving the lives of Canadians through the world's most widely used and trusted brands, which include: Johnson's® Baby, Neutrogena®, Aveeno®, Listerine®, Band-Aid®, Tylenol®, Reactine® and Nicorette®.

Our marketing team is filled with high-energy, visionary leaders that get excited by the challenges of leading a business. The marketing culture is collaborative, high-performing & ethics-based, with the Johnson & Johnson Inc. Credo acting as our compass for decision-making.

What does the role entail?

Johnson & Johnson Inc. is looking for bright & passionate leaders to join the Canadian marketing team based out of Markham, Ontario as Assistant Brand Managers.

As an Assistant Brand Manager, you will act as a business leader to drive growth on your brand through strategies & executions that have national impact. Just like any entrepreneur or general manager, you will be responsible for the key drivers of business performance, including:

• Development and execution of a strategic business plan for your brand, garnering consensus through senior management
• Uncovering analytical insights about the category, competitor & retail customers that drive business recommendations
• Leading your brand’s P&L & making investment recommendations to drive profitable growth
• Partnering with internal partners, including sales, regulatory, finance, supply, demand planning & global marketing teams to effectively execute against local business plans
• Successfully setting & ensuring delivery of monthly and annual shipment and consumption forecasts
• Launching new product innovation, and recommending pricing & merchandising strategies
• Conducting consumer research to uncover insights that shape in-market activations
• Crafting marketing communications (eg. TV, digital, print, sampling, professional, etc.) & claims with external agency partners
• Partnering with your peer marketers to shape & influence enterprise-level thinking

Within the role, you will be provided the opportunity for strong learning & development, growing your skills through both formal training and on-the-job training, with the intention of enabling career progression to more senior business management roles.

• We are looking for individuals who are excited to take on a challenge, seek ways to improve and learn, and who solve problems creatively.
• The role is dynamic and fast paced, so time management, prioritization, and thriving through ambiguity are key abilities you possess.
• Strategy and data are at the core of everything we do, so strong critical thinking and analytical skills are required.
• As well, you have excellent written and oral communication skills, with an ability to bring out the best in others.
• Through the compass of our Credo, you will demonstrate an ethics-based approach to decision-making, and take active ownership & accountability for understanding the consumer to uncover growth opportunities.
• An undergraduate degree is required, with an MBA/M.Sc. preferred.

BE VITAL in your career. Be seen for the talent you bring to your work. Explore opportunities within the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.

Diversity and inclusion are central elements of the shared culture across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. Attracting, developing and retaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities is essential to our success. We are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive and accessible work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their potential.

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Inc. (7695)
Job Function
Product Management
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• Location: Markham, Toronto

• Post ID: 85796878 toronto is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017