Global Marketing Director* Vaccines

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Marketing, Communication, PR
  • Sales, Key Accounting
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Become a member of the BioNTech Family!

As a part of our team of more than 1.500 pioneers, you will play a key role in developing solutions for some of the most crucial scientific challenges of our age: Amongst multiple programs in the pipeline, we do research on a Covid-19 vaccine in our project “Lightspeed” based on our mRNA-technologies. Furthermore, we are pioneering in the development of individualized cancer therapies and in the combat against other diseases.
By being innovative, passionate and united, we aim to achieve life-changing successes for patients. If you like to engage in creating hope for a healthy future in many people´s lives, we should get to know each other!

Global Marketing Director* Vaccines

Since the beginning of this year, BioNTech is committed to develop BNT162, an mRNA based vaccine against COVID-19. One of our key objectives will be to establish Global Marketing structures for the vaccine's business. Your main responsibilities in this will be:
  • Develop and execute an integrated Global Brand Strategy and Plan for our COVID-19 vaccine candidates through working with the cross-functional team and all relevant stakeholders including our collaborators (e.g. Pfizer)
  • Co-lead and represent the Global BNT162 Brand Team and ensure the execution of cross-functionally aligned objectives by collaborating with Medical Affairs and Pricing as well as Market Access and Reimbursement (PMA) on the Medical and Market Access strategy, planning and execution
  • Develop the global brand positioning and messaging aligned with the scientific communication platform for the disease area and brand in both pre-and post-launch setting by leading functional projects such as digital communications, product communications and training plans
  • Initiate research and analyses, such as primary or secondary market research, as well as segmentation initiatives through working hand-in-hand with forecasting, business analysis, competitive intelligence, as well as the Pricing, Market Access and Reimbursement (PMA) teams
  • Drive launch preparedness and launch readiness as well as plan and drive budget requirements and ensure monitoring and tracking accordingly

What you have to offer.

  • Scientific or similar degree, MBA or similar considered a plus
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in pharmaceutical or biotech industry with increasing responsibilities combined with a proven global, international and national track record in marketing of biopharmaceutical products, including marketing, market research, forecasting and sales
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in significant leadership roles with direct reporting lines and a cross-functional scope as a leader of a regional, international or global function
  • Vaccines or immunotherapy knowledge is highly desirable
  • Significant experience in launching products internationally and nationally and ability to effectively manage senior level relationships across and outside the company while 
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills added with very strong collaboration, team- and alignment-building skills
  • Fine combination of strategic and operational/hands-on ability as well as fluency in English, and German is a big plus

Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, Johanna Diehl will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (Monday - Friday, from 12 noon).

*BioNTech does not differentiate on the basis of gender, race, religion, color, origin, sexual orientation, disability, age and other protected status as required by applicable law. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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