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Philips Senior Manager, New Product Introductions in Cambridge, Massachusetts


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Launch new products and solutions in the North America Market partnering with Business Marketing and Product Managers to bring innovation to our customers. The New Product Introductions (NPI) Manager leads multiple projects, works across Philips businesses and leads cross functional teams to ensure overall Market readiness before launch.

You are responsible for

  • Driving the launch of new products, ensuring Market Readiness across multiple disciplines, and championing the customer experience.

  • Managing multiple new product introduction projects across the Health Systems business following the Product Development Launch and Maintenance (PDLM) process.

  • Creating and leading North American cross functional readiness teams for each NPI project.

  • Driving the preparation of Marketing, Sales Enablement & Training, Commercial Operations, Service & Solution Delivery, Clinical Services, Quality and other key teams in the Market to ensure overall readiness before launch.

  • Managing local launch deliverables and readiness checklists, tracking action items while driving deadlines and accountability.

  • Communicating to stakeholders on project progress and escalations

  • Being a launch ambassador. Providing training to Business Marketing Managers and NA Cross Functional team members on their responsibilities within the PDLM (launch) process.

You are a part of

Our North America marketing team, reporting directly to the Director of New Product/New Service Introduction and Solution Activation. Our updated approach is helping us move Philips toward being a solution-based company, and we are in search of passionate team members to join us as we strengthen our way of working and helping solve our customers’ problems!

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field, MBA preferred

  • 7+ years in marketing program execution and project management

  • Experience in launching products and solutions within healthcare or medical technology.

  • Proven track record leading virtual cross-functional teams and managing multiple projects simultaneously

  • Skilled at influencing colleagues at varying levels of authority across a matrixed organization

  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills, aptitude for detail and an appreciation for process.

  • Persistent information seeker with high degree of initiative and problem solving

In return, we offer you

An opportunity to lead multiple projects, works across Philips businesses and leads cross functional teams to ensure overall Market readiness before launch.

US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.

Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. Candidates need to live within the territory or within commuting distance to Cambridge, MA

If you are a Colorado resident and this role is a field-based or remote role, you may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status or a person’s relationship or association with a protected veteran, including spouses and other family members, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

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