Posted to MedZilla on 11/13/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, Sr. Channel Manager, Digital Marketing R0012881-MZ


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Job Description

Senior Manager, Digital Marketing - Cambridge, MA

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Senior Manager, Digital Marketing in our Cambridge, MA office.

At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.

As a Senior Manager of Digital Marketing, working on the Multi-Channel Marketing team, you will be empowered to lead, plan and execute campaigns to provide an exceptional customer experience. In this role, you will contribute to Takeda s mission by focusing patient s needs worldwide. A typical day will include:


  • Plan and own campaign execution, in addition to digital channel strategies, for a portfolio of Brands.


  • Serve as a digital subject matter expert within the Multi-Channel Marketing (MCM) Team.
  • Identifies, advises, and recommends relevant programs and tactics within a set of digital channels within the context of an Integrated Multi-Channel Customer Plan.
  • Pulls through Brand Strategies and creates meaningful and differentiated customer experiences for a variety of customer types: Patient, Health Care Professional (HCP), Payer, etc.
  • Develops operational plans for execution of various campaigns.
  • Defines metrics, KPIs, and measurement plans.
  • Continuously monitors campaigns performance within relevant channels, evaluates, tests and optimizes channel-based performance. Reports on performance and status.
  • Translates data into actionable insights to enhance and innovate the customer experience.
  • Navigates campaigns through medical, legal, regulatory reviews.
  • Identifies and manages agencies and external partners, holding them accountable to Takeda USBU policies, standards, timelines and budgets.


  • Bachelors Degree required, MBA desired
  • Minimum (6) + years of experience with increasing responsibilities in data-driven marketing, and/or CRM
  • Digital marketing experience in healthcare, consumer packaged goods, financial services, or at a digital agency
  • Experience working in a commercial pharmaceutical or innovative Healthcare-related organization
  • Industry knowledge with the ability to quickly learn the disease state
  • Deep understanding of digital marketing with an analytics bent and test-and-learn mindset
  • Ability to think big picture but also manage execution of multiple tactics by engaging key stakeholders within Takeda and with agency representatives
  • Ability to quickly learn products and brand strategies and tie to patient journey
  • Experience in management of expenses and ROI with agencies, vendors, and across initiatives


  • Travel to internal and external meetings including overnights and weekends will be required, estimated up to 15% travel.


  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs
  • Empowering Our People to Shine

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