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Date: Jan 25, 2019

Location: Valencia, CA, US, 91355

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: US-CA-Los Angeles



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


About the role

Reports to the VP, Global Marketing for Neuromodulation and primarily partners with franchise marketing leaders and regional marketing directors to lead the channel, content, brand, field marketing and communications strategy / execution across the Neuromodulation division.  Partners with functional and channel partners to ensure appropriate positioning and messaging across many communications platforms and channels.  Ensures programs and department resources are aligned with overall company goals and objectives. Executes through staff and external resources.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Influences direction of the Boston Scientific brand and partners with corporate on brand initiatives
  • Works globally with other regions to manage the Neuromodulation brand and channel efforts to ensure high levels of effectiveness and efficiency
  • Primary Neuromodulation liaison for internal channel partners and functions; such as digital marketing, public relations, corporate communications, shared marketing, social marketing, and tradeshows.
  • Runs quarterly business reviews with channel and functional partners to evaluate program impact and reassess objectives and outcomes; responsible for continuous improvement of the functional area
  • Lead strategies that take into consideration divisional/corporate objectives and drive business results
  • Define department structure/model that best meets business needs.  Allocate resources to the highest business priorities.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, both internal and external, serving as primary liaison on marketing programs
  • Communicate proactively to all levels of management and all stakeholders
  • Identify, partner with, and manage appropriate resources (i.e., vendor relationships, other internal departments, etc.) to ensure that programs meet objectives
  • Develop and maintain budgets while ensuring cost saving measures; accountable for implications on general business management
  • Keep abreast of industry standards and trends as related to responsibilities, and communicates information to the organization and leads communication channel innovation for Neuromodulation
  • Create a professional development plan with the partnership of direct supervisor
  • Ensure professional development plans are in place for direct reports
  • Drives measurement of functional programs and team performance
  • Recruit and retain high-quality staff.  Coach and develop staff.


What we're looking for in you:

  • Bachelor degree required; MBA preferred
  • 10+ years of marketing experience required including demonstrated ability to develop and execute fully integrated marketing strategy
  • Marketing communications experience in healthcare industry required; medical device preferred
  • Excellent leadership and coaching skills required
  • Proven ability to establish and execute a growth vision / strategy for a business
  • Demonstrated record of success
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Foster a diverse workplace that enables all participants to contribute to their full potential in pursuit of organizational objectives
  • May direct and control the activities and budget of one or more functional areas, divisions, product groups, projects/programs and/or operations
  • Up to 30% travel domestic and global


About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 395357


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