Product manager, Rare Disease

Category:  Marketing and Market Access

Seoul, Seoul, KR

Are you highly motivated by being able to make a difference to improving patients’ lives?


Are you a high performing executive who energized by challenges and able to energize people around you? If so, you should continue reading …




This job is based in Seoul Metropolitan area.


Nature and scope of Main accountabilities


1)  Design and execute the product marketing plan

  • Develop, implement and monitor the annual brand strategy for the brand(s) under responsibility.
  • Optimize the allocation for the promotional brand budget in order to develop and create the needed promotional material.
  • Actively manage the planning and execution of local, regional, national and international events / congresses / symposia relevant for the brand(s) under responsibility.
  • Communicate product promotions and marketing plans to the sales force to ensure alignment with NN strategy.
  • Drive the implementation of product marketing plan and campaigns.
  • Consult/collaborate with the medical department to align marketing and medical messages.
  • Develop and maintain contact with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs).
  • Maintain and execute a regular visit plan with target customers in coordination with the Sales force.
  • Coordinate with creative and event agencies to ensure success of promotional campaigns.

2)  Purpose and subject of interaction with internal/external customers and key contacts

  • Provide the affiliate management with product and marketing updates.
  • Ensure sales force knowledge and training about product marketing plan and campaigns.
  • Create a mutually beneficial relationship with KOLs and healthcare professionals (HCPs).
  • Represent Novo Nordisk in congresses and company meetings.


3)  Challenges with regard to innovation and change

  • Execute counter-strategies in collaboration with the manager.
  • Adapt product strategy to the local patient needs.          


Qualifications & Work experiences


  • Bachelor degree (Relevant academic degree within medical or business is a plus)
  • Fluency in both written & spoken English.
  • Min 5 years’ experience in pharmaceutical industry or biotech industry like medical devices or healthcare industry
  • Min 2 years in marketing
  • Field sales experience is preferred



Kindly upload your CV to our online career page (click on Apply and follow the instructions).



Until the completion of recruitment. Applications will be screened on an ongoing basis, so you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.  


Millions rely on us 


At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive change. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees to change the lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.