Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 113,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
At Abbott, we believe people with diabetes should have the freedom to enjoy active lives. That's why we're focused on helping people with diabetes manage their health more effectively and comfortably, with life-changing products that provide accurate data to drive better-informed decisions. We're revolutionizing the way people monitor their glucose levels with our new sensing technology.
Help advance the Global Market Insights team's mission to combine empathy and analytics in a way that provoke bold actions to best serve our customers.
Our location in Alameda, CA currently has an opportunity for a Global Market Insights Project Manager. In this role you will conduct primary market research in order to provide market and competitive insights to the Diabetes Care division. Collaborate with stakeholders within strategic and commercial marketing to support the business in making insights-driven recommendations. Success within this position will be achieved through rigorous application of market research methodologies and analysis (in partnership with outside vendors) and development of business understanding in order to identify strategic insights around key priorities.
Major Responsibilities You Will Have:
Collaborates with global commercial teams across Canada, Latin America, and Asia Pacific regions to define and execute learning needs that are aligned to organizational goals
Understands the marketplace, competitor dynamics and brings the brings the voice of the customer to life with global business partners
Leverages multiple sources of data and types of research to build conviction on your teams that drive action in our global markets.
Develops and executes necessary learning plans, distills the insights, and crafts a compelling narrative to create customer focused strategy and drive execution with your regions
Develops deep knowledge of key market events, competitive environment, and changes in consumer trends
Find creative and compelling ways to generate, present, and evangelize results and recommendations throughout the company, in order to help cultivate a highly informed, more effective, and more empathetic organization
Minimum Education/Experience You Will Bring:
3-5 years of experience working in primary market research
Expertise in qualitative and quantitative market research methodologies
Whole brained thinker who combines data with deep empathy and strong storytelling
Comfort with ambiguity and ability to navigate dynamic project scopes
Strong project management and communication skills
Experience working with interdependent cross-functional and global teams
Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally as required
Someone who approaches challenges with possibilities thinking and a learning mindset
SPSS preferred although not required
What We Offer:
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
Paid time off
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.