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Technology Development Manager

Posted On:  16-Aug-2019
Job Category:  Sales & Marketing

At Terumo, we enhance lifesaving medical technologies for the benefit of society. Are you eager to contribute to people's health and patients' wellbeing? We'll challenge you to become a master in your field of expertise. You can invest your talents in balance with your personal aspirations - live and work in harmony. Built on our Japanese origins; we are driven by respect, ownership and continuous improvement. It is at the heart of everything we do. This is how we make a difference in the lives of patients, customers and associates.

Department Info

Terumo Pharmaceutical Solutions crafts drug delivery devices that provide ease and comfort to both customers and their patients. We work with clients in the pharmaceutical, biologics and consumer healthcare industries on everything from product design and development to logistics and clinical affairs. Through open dialogue with other businesses, we build partnerships that benefit everyone – and offer products such as syringe systems, hypodermic needles, catheters, safety infusion sets and more.  See more on our corporate video:  http://tinyurl.com/y29nfmyh

Job Summary

In this Global role, you provide pre-sale technical support in sales presentations and product demonstrations. You work closely with Engineering, Manufacturing, R&D, and Marketing to meet the customer needs / improvements / expectations and development of new products for customers.  You will travel 50% of your time inside and outside of Europe.  

Job Responsibilities
  • Work closely with the Engineering, Manufacturing, R&D, Sales, and Marketing team in order to identify and further develop new and innovative technologies that fit customer needs.
  • Manage innovative technology developments leading to new products and business areas.
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with customers to provide support for the company’s capabilities, service and product offering.
  • Work closely with the Accountmanagement team to provide pre-sales technical support during presentations and product demonstrations.
  • Evaluate current product results and provide information to technical service and business development strategies.
  • Introduce and coordinate improvement processes (CAPA’S) in collaboration with related departments.
  • Ensure that the company Technical Services policies and procedures, as well as the GMP regulatory issues, remain up to date.
  • Collaborate with the Product Engineering team to design and develop new applications.
  • Monitor the progress of the standardized processes of innovation and technology development,
  • Generate and review technology development related documentation (ISO, EN, IEC).
  • Present case studies or scientific and technical research topics at international conferences.
  • Report to the Technology Development Director.
Profile Description
  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical or Biomedical engineering, pharmaceutical sciences, or related field required.
  • More than 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical or medical device industry.
  • Experience in manufacturing and processes.
  • Dedicated to meet the expectations and requirements of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects within limited timelines.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and different business cultures.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent planning, organizational, project management skills
  • Strong technical business writing
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken). Other languages are an asset.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • International oriented, willing to travel globally as required (up to 50%)
Offer

A challenging role with global impact and exposure.
Working together with top professional colleagues

The opportunity to develop yourself further in a multicultural team

An interesting salary combined with other benefits.

Contact Person

Please apply via the website.  Terumo associates can use the internal career page. 

Terumo Europe is a core player in the EMEA healthcare market. We are a strong actor of the Terumo Corporation (Japan), producing, distributing, marketing and selling a vast range of medical devices. Terumo Europe EMEA headquarters and production facilities are located in Leuven (Belgium) with sales and marketing offices across the EMEA region.

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