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A reputable and well established pharmaceutical company is actively recruiting a Project Manager (Commercial – Africa) to be based in the United Arab Emirates.

Please note that you must meet all the criteria set out below for your application to be considered. Suitable candidates will be contacted within 5 working days. If you are not contacted by us within that time, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • Managing a portfolio of complex interrelated projects of sales & marketing of pharmaceutical products such as vaccines
  • Ensuring end to end delivery of the technical projects and programs from initiation, steering and support towards successful execution of effective solutions that meet business needs
  • Act as a single commercial point of contact with cross-functional teams including Business Development, Marketing, Regional Sales, Government Affairs, Legal and Regulatory to ensure seamless support of projects deliverables and governmental initiatives
  • Responsible for developing market access strategic and tactical plans for specialty portfolios as part of the business unit planning process
  • Working closely with key stakeholders to ensure that business development , market access and policy plans are aligned to the business unit priorities

To be successful you will need to meet the following:

  • Candidates willing to relocate to the UAE
  • Education: MS/ BS in Pharmacy /Science having strong healthcare background
  • Minimum 6-8 years of solid project management experience, in vaccine / specialty therapy area like anti-viral, vaccines, etc.
  • Experience in sales in African / CIS Markets is mandatory
  • Fluency in English is must, proficiency in French is highly preferred.
  • Experience in independently managing or leading cross-functional project teams in a pharmaceutical company.
  • Hands on experience in reimbursement systems in the region
  • Established relationship with key decision makers & stakeholders
  • Highly structured, planned and engaged working approach as well as outstanding organizational, communication, negotiation & decision-making skills.

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    • Location: Dubai
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