Amgen Product Manager_Cardiovascular in Tokyo, Japan

Main purpose of Job:

Marketing Manager position leading cardiovascular access marketing initiatives and programs for evolucumab. Candidates must have a proven track record of sales success and/or marketing experience developing and implementing a wide range of high-impact marketing tools and programs.


  • Contributes Japanese Brand Plan development

  • Develops and executes Japan promotional activities (master detail ads, message scripts, advertising, congresses, etc.)

  • Coordinates marketing congresses

  • Analyses Market Research

  • Collects competitive information from affiliates and other sources

  • Partners with the Medical Communication Manager in the development and execution of the Medical Affairs and Promotional Program

  • Collects affiliate input in development of international promotional material

  • Builds a team of marketing professionals to deliver on therapeutic area

  • Recruits and manages external vendors

  • Establishes regular contacts with key opinion leaders

  • Develops regional congress plans and coordinates regional attendance to International congresses

  • Collaborates with colleagues in other Expansion Markets and corporate office as needed on joint projects.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience in Marketing for minimum of 5 years in a Pharmaceutical company in Japan

  • New product launch experience in both planning and execution as a Product Manager

  • Knowledge in the area of Cardiology

  • Excellent coordination/negotiation skills for both internal and external parties.

  • Excellent organizational and planning skills

  • Good communication/presentation skills

  • Language: Japanese & English fluency, both oral and written communications

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1-3 years as a Pharmaceutical sales or MR experience

  • Experience as a Team leader or in People management

  • Experience in Global project or Global coordination

  • Enjoys challenge of building a new organization.

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Medical/Pharmaceutical/Business