Global Marketing & Market Access Manager, Triptorelin

Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland · Business Development & Licensing


Do you want to be part of a Swiss mid-size Biopharma in focusing on driving commercial strategy & tactics for triptorelin around the world, leading key LCM initiatives with the aim to sustain its growth and maximize sales, and being the sparring partner of our commercial partners around the world.

Debiopharm identifies high-potential compounds for in-licensing, clinically demonstrates their safety and efficacy and then out-licenses them to large pharma partners for worldwide commercialization. But no direct commercialization doesn’t mean no marketing and promotional efforts for us, in the contrary.

Are you passionate about transforming science into value? About bringing local market needs and commercial insights into product strategy and tactics?

Are you eager to motivate, set direction and deliver results?

We are looking for a Global Marketing & Market Access Manager, Triptorelin with solid marketing and market access expertise, strategic and communication skills to join our team.

The Global Marketing & Market Access Manager is responsible for building the short- and mid-term product strategy of triptorelin and drive the corresponding tactics and LCM initiatives.

With focus on:

Be the Marketing/Commercial counterpart for EU and US triptorelin commercial partners in building a trustful collaboration while driving regular joint commercial committees, challenging local activities, proactively assisting in answering local needs

Gather and analyze market insights from commercial partners, market and payer research, secondary research, congresses covering key global markets. Ensure these external input shapes product strategy and are used to set prioritization of tactics and LCM projects

Lead and drive cross-functionally, global product plan, key tactics and some LCM projects

Constitute a solid internal knowhow of triptorelin pricing environment in key markets and propose dedicated market access and pricing initiatives not only to protect value MS, but also to improve competitiveness of triptorelin

Represent triptorelin Marketing and Market Access internally and be an integral member of various triptorelin committees in providing updates on ongoing projects, defending budgets for new initiatives, bringing new ideas, delivering fact-based insights on specific topics

With whom you’ll interact:

Internally, Medical, HEOR & Market Access, Market Intelligence, Regulatory, Legal, Alliance management, Manufacturing, Finance and Top-management

Externally, US and EU commercial partners, agencies, patient associations, payers and healthcare professionals


Bachelor’s degree, preferably in scientific or business discipline

8+ years of strong marketing & market access background in a large/mid-sized pharmaceutical company

Broad commercial experience including both global or regional and at the country level

Good balance of strategic mindset and operational experience

International experience, working in matrix environment(s)

Experience in leading and motivating agency partners to deliver high impact marketing and market shaping initiatives

Experience and knowledge of a broad base of external customers including patients, prescribers, payers, providers, commercial partners

Demonstrated use of insights to deliver effective commercial strategies

Demonstrated ability to convert strategy into impactful but pragmatic tactics

Solid expertise in driving LCM initiatives

Effective cross-functional project team leadership and influencing skills

Strong leadership attributes to generate commitment and constructively resolve issues


Additional relevant technical degree or MBA

Commercial experience in oncology and/or urology, ideally in prostate cancer

Evidence of developing compelling business cases

Understanding of the R&D process and importance of integrating commercial and development strategy and plans

For this Job you also need:

Scientific mindset

Ability in thriving in ambiguity, with an entrepreneurial mind-set with a track record of exploring new ways of working

Strong cross-functional collaboration track record

Culture of questioning and constructive challenge to foster openness and candid dialogue

Listening skills, carefully considering others’ perspectives, especially to manage and resolve conflict

Significant level of ambition and motivation

Resourceful, decisive and proactive; must be able to manage multiple priorities

Sound judgment, high integrity and ability to maintain strict confidentiality

Effective stakeholder and relationship management experience; able to interact and build trusted relationships with multiple levels within and outside of Debiopharm

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