Shire Product Manager - Neuroscience in São Paulo, Brazil

Primary Role

Principal function is to develop and implement the Brand Plan for the Shire Neuroscience Brands under his/her responsibility aligned with Global Brand Plan.

The Product Manager is accountable to accomplish the defined scope in a compliant manner and is responsible for schedule and budget performance.

Candidate will be the project leader and will coordinate with Sales, Marketing, and External and Internal stakeholders.


  • Successful development of the Local Market Plan

  • Work with support areas to build a project team and assign individual responsibility levels. Identifies project objectives and business drivers.

  • Promotes compliance with all corporate, procedures and policies.

  • Develops project execution plans and develops project budgets

  • Manages deployment of resources to efficiently execute tasks (includes project meeting management). Manage contract, vendor and service supplier

  • Integration and support from external stakeholders – KOLs, Patient associations, Medical associations

  • Develops project reports and makes presentations to steering team and senior management

  • Lead the planning and implementation among Sales Force

  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverable

  • Define project tasks and resource requirements

  • Manage Project resource allocation

  • Plan and schedule project timelines

  • Track project deliverable using appropriate tools

  • Provide direction and support to senior management

  • Quality assurance

  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders

  • Project evaluations and assessment of results

Education & Experience Requirements

  • Marketing, Business Administration, Medical or related degree.

  • Master degree desirable

  • Experience in Pharmaceutical market, mainly in products related to the same Physicians’ target

  • Understanding of Brazilian health care system

  • Budgeting and Finance knowledge

  • Fluent English

Other Requirements

  • Availability to travel and Valid Driver´s license required

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