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Assistant Product Development Manager

Coventry, England
May 4, 2021


Own Brand Assistant Product Development Manager

Permanent – 37.5 hours

Location: Coventry

Competitive salary + benefits

What does it mean to be part of the commercial team at McKesson UK? It means being a relationship builder and a team player. A product guru? A healthcare hero? Join us, and you could be all these things and more. UK Market focused reinforced by Global Sourcing scale, you’ll help to either source or supply life-transforming products that will set McKesson and our customers up for success. At the same time, with opportunities to develop and progress your career, you’ll have everything you need to become more than you ever imagined.

About the opportunity

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a commercially astute individual to join McKesson UK as an Assistant Product development manager. You will have the opportunity to develop, launch and maintain approved NPD projects on behalf of customer channels. The role will also involve using customer and market insights to create new commercial and product propositions working closely with customer sales channels. A key element of this role will involve supporting the relationships with McKesson’s current and future suppliers, collaborating with cross functional teams in UK and Global Sourcing teams to adopt an Enterprise first mindset.

About you

As the Assistant Product Development Manager, you will have good commercial awareness and have a background in sourcing or buying, ideally in a fast moving, dynamic marketplace. The ideal candidate will have good client and customer management skills and be able to work independently. They will have strong stakeholder management skills and be able to work collaboratively across the wider team

In return for your hard work, we offer training opportunities and development plans, wide-ranging benefits, flexible holidays and a brilliant work-life balance. We’ll also ensure that you feel empowered to support colleagues and make a real difference in people’s lives.

About McKesson

We’re McKesson – a Fortune Global 500 healthcare company that strives to break boundaries, challenge the status quo and support the changing healthcare industry. Bringing together six companies and 24,000 McKesson UK colleagues across pharmacy, pharmaceutical distribution and homecare services, we’re committed to offering the best advice and healthcare to our patients, customers and colleagues. As part of our Support Centre you’ll be able to use your passion, ambition and drive to build solutions and have experiences that transform lives for the better – starting with your own.

Our ICARE values, and ILEAD behaviours help us to define how we operate within our business. ​ILEAD stands for InspireLeverageExecuteAdvance and Develop. While our ICARE principles incorporate who we are and what we value as an organisation, ILEAD is about how we do it. Together, ICARE and ILEAD build our shared value system and are the key pillars of McKesson’s corporate culture.

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