Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Who we want:
Self-directed imitators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations
What you will do:
Under the direction of the Marketing Manager, the Medical Education Program Manager, will assist with the development and be responsible for the implementation of the strategic MedEd programs across the Spine & CMF business. Further, this individual will also support the wider marketing team in the implementation of prioritized marketing activities as detailed in the annual marketing plans. This individual must serve as a contributing member of the Marketing team while championing Stryker's Mission and Values.
Collaborate with Product Managers to develop a detailed, strategic and targeted plan for the Medical Education
Responsible for creating and executing medical education strategy with regards to event trade show planning
Manage and coordinate all third-party educational grant activities
Partake in product education and onsite demonstrations with surgeon community
Responsible for medical education strategy with regards to local and international Surgical Observations/Mentorships and International Surgeon Training
Play a lead role in planning surgeon led Speakers Bureaus designed to educate current health care professionals on the safe and effective use of Stryker products
Provide all planning and logistics support to the Marketing team for Medical Education programs including; budget creation, developing publications, registration, agenda, managing onsite product and personnel requirements and logistics
Establish productive business relationships with the International Marketing groups
Assist marketing team in sales support and support customer presentations and discussions, including conferences
What you will need:
Strong communication skills, both written and oral
University Degree required (preferably in Science or Business/Marketing)
Postgraduate experience and/or qualifications in Marketing or Sales an asset
Relevant experience in healthcare or affiliated field an asset
Internal applicants with an equivalent combination of education, experience and performance over time at Stryker will be considered
A fundamental knowledge of marketing
A fundamental knowledge of event planning
A strong comfort level in clinical setting (operating rooms, hospitals, etc.)
Ability to work on multiple projects with tight deadlines
Ability to travel (up to 30% of the time)
Self-started with the ability to show significant initiative in problem resolutions
High energy level with strong people skills and a positive attitude
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK