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Head of Global Brand, Atopic Dermatitis, Ballerup

Created 09/04/2021
Reference 743999770670866
Category Pharmaceuticals
Job type Full Time
Country Denmark
City Ballerup
Zip Not specified
Salary Competitive
Company Description

At LEO Pharma, we are at a pivotal point in our transformation journey to advancing medical dermatology by developing new biologics, in a mostly unexplored therapeutic area in the world today.

Every day, we seek inspiration from people living with skin diseases. We are passionate about identifying and addressing their greatest health needs, to both advance medical dermatology and help them live fulfilling lives.

As a purpose-driven company, high performance is measured equally as commercial results, brand performance and the positive impact we create - for health care professionals and their patients. These aspirations are encapsulated in our perpetual quest for the world's best talent.

Job Description

Do you want to lead LEO Pharma's first global launch with a biologic asset for atopic dermatitis?

LEO Pharma has embarked on a journey to become the world's preferred dermatology care partner. We are currently working to launch a biologic product to help patients with atopic dermatitis. This will be our first global launch, thus a true cornerstone in the success of LEO Pharma. Are you ready to join and meet the challenge?

You will be in a launch mode, right now

You will take overall leadership for the launch of your brand together with your R&D lead colleague, and thus take a highly cross functional leadership role across our organization. Your job as a Global Brand Lead is to secure commercial success and leadership for the brand across all functional areas and globally.

You will secure one commercial voice for your brand and work with your peers on securing one global commercial strategy. Being the one accountable for your brand naturally also includes responsibility for budget and forecasting. An important task is to work closely with all the key stakeholders to ensure alignment to commercial strategy and ensure voice of customer is reflected in all activities. You will determine launch readiness and will be responsible to approve commercial launches in all markets.

You will also resume the immediate leadership of the global marketing team for the brand and lead marketing functional deliveries directly. In this capacity, you will have overall accountability for the development and execution of the marketing strategy to achieve and maintain brand positioning; development of marketing tools and resources such as campaigns, promotional resources, and market shaping initiatives. The team consists of passionate marketers who all share the common goal, passion, and dedication of launching products to help patients for LEO Pharma.

You will report to the EVP, Global Therapeutic & Value Strategy and be part of our global commercial leadership team. The marketing team is be based in our US office in New Jersey and in our HQ in Ballerup. You can be based at either location. We follow the global trend of less travel and more virtual leadership however the job will require some travel between the team locations and elsewhere.


We have high expectations of you

We are looking for an assertive and driven specialty care brand leader with team management experience (+5 years). Global experience including US is a requirement and we prefer that you bring biologic market experience within immunology/ autoimmune or/and dermatology. You have a commercial mindset and explicit knowledge of working locally as well as globally.

You definitely bring a strategic mindset and a track record of excellence in leading brand launch from a global perspective with the ability to collaborate and influence cross-functional teams.

You most likely have a Master degree within Business or related. You possess excellent financial and analytical skills and high level of self-awareness and ability to work cross culturally. You are also able to effectively plan and execute with a clear direction and pace.

Additional Information

For this position, LEO Pharma will complete a background check on the final candidate conducted by a third party.

Please note that we review applications and conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.

Join our mission to help more people achieve healthy skin

Hundreds of millions of people around the globe are suffering from an untreated skin disease. Helping these people to get a better life is what LEO Pharma is all about. By understanding their needs and wishes we will improve existing treatments and break new land to uncover the solutions of tomorrow.

By joining LEO Pharma you will get the opportunity to create results, develop yourself among highly skilled colleagues while taking on our quest to become the preferred dermatology care partner improving people's lives around the world and at the same time create profitable growth.