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Marketing Associate, Surgical Safety
KALAMAZOO MI 49048
Category: Health Care Industry
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Marketing Associate, Surgical Safety

**Requisition ID** 30646BR
**Job Title** Marketing Associate, Surgical Safety
**Group** MedSurg and Neurotech
**Division** Instruments
**Business Unit** Surgical
**Business Function** Marketing
**Country** United States
**State/Province** MI
**City** Kalamazoo
**Employment Category** Full Time
**Percent Travel Required** Up to 40%
**Shift** 1st
**About Stryker**
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. More information is available at www.stryker.com All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We are an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability.
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Job Description / Information**


Basic Function


Assists in the implementation and execution of the marketing and sales support program of an assigned product line or lines


Responsibilities


+ Will provide sales support by answering and/or resolving customer questions and /or issues on assigned products telephonically, via e-mail and sometimes in person

+ May develop and/or initiate the development and production of marketing support material (e.g. product brochures, Apps, videos, etc.)

+ Will assist in the marketing of our products through exhibits, trade shows and educational lab execution

+ Will provide marketing or sales training to others as requested

+ May provide input in the new product development process and collect Voice of the Customer (VOC) feedback on new product concepts

+ Will work with sales representatives and engineering teams to identify and implement improvements to existing products

+ Will develop and execute strategies for communicating product-related updates to sales representatives

+ Will support development of the Surgical Marketing knowledge management system through creation of new sales support tools and refinement of existing tools

+ Will work closely with Relationship Management team and Operations team to understand production capacity, build schedules, and stocking schedules for assigned products

+ Will coordinate with Distribution Team and Sales Representatives to effectively allocate products to customers in times of short supply.

+ Will work with Customer Care Team to understand complaint handling, Quality, and Service processes, and will communicate these processes to Sales Representatives as needed

+ May support key product trials, presentations or installations as directed by Brand Manager

+ Will submit periodic reports on assigned topics


**Minimum Qualifications**


Qualifications/Work Experience Preferred


+ Excellent analytical skills.

+ Excellent interpersonal skills.

+ Demonstrated effective organizational skills.

+ 0-2 years in a marketing, sales or related position.

+ Fundamental computer skills (Microsoft Office)

+ Field sales training with key Sales Representatives

+ Extensive booth work at Medical Specialty Conventions


Education/Special Training Required


B.B.A. or B.S. in any field (emphasis in marketing or a related discipline preferred)


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Stryker is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

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