Sr. Global Program Manager, Stroke Therapy Awareness in Fremont, CA at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Role Summary:


  • Develops and directs marketing programs for a global Stroke Therapy Awareness initiatives.
  • Compiles and evaluates research on the regional patient pathway requirements and identifies enhancements to current programs. Defines a unified strategy with global oversight.
  • Prepares required program curriculum and tools. Aids regional teams in account development and program execution.
  • Establishes marketing strategies, including program direction, advertising,  expense budgets, and future program development. Interfaces with sales, STA, customers, hospital staff to develop program requirements and specifications. 

Who we want:

  • Performance Achievers. People who crave to over-achieve performance related goals
  • Teammates.  Partners who listen to ideas, share thoughts and collaborative work together owning a good team culture and moving the business forward.
  • Charismatic networkers. Relationship-savvy people who intentionally make connections with both internal partners and external contacts.
  • Customer-oriented achievers. People with an unparalleled work ethic and customer-focused attitude who bring value to their partnerships.
  • Game changers. Persistent people who will stop at nothing to live out Stryker’s mission to make healthcare better.

What you will do:

  • As a Sr Global Program Manager for Stroke Therapy Awareness, you will manage key programs that are critical in improving patient pathway to stroke treatment.  
  • You will be responsible for driving the business forward with these programs by setting the strategic direction of the business and supporting the commercial execution of that strategy.
  • You will be responsible for recommending business development opportunities, new initiatives, and work across multiple functions on development and launch of those programs.
  • Developing relationships with key customers is very important, so you will be responsible for supporting customer relationships and organizing advisory boards and meetings if necessary.   
  • The neurovascular business is fast growing, very dynamic and exciting field to be in.  
  • You will work with other smart, highly motivated individuals with a strong passion to help patients defeat stroke.  Working at Stryker Neurovascular, you love working with these kinds of individuals and find fulfillment and purpose in making patient lives better.

What you need:

  • Undergraduate degree required, MBA strongly preferred.
  • 6+ years of successful related business experience 
  • 4+ years of medical device experience required
  • 2+ years of marketing or sales experience preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated success working in a collaborative team environment
  • Strong willingness to learn

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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