Allergan Director , Product Management – GI (Linzess) in Madison, New Jersey

Director , Product Management – GI (Linzess)

Madison, New Jersey, United States at

Aug 01, 2018Post Date

182153Requisition #

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) is a bold, global pharmaceutical company and a leader in a new industry model - Growth Pharma. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.

Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives every day.

Allergan is a company that will inspire you to aim high with your ambition. Where you can build bridges all over the world. Where you can power ideas that drive change. And where you will act fast and drive results for customers and patients. Power your future & join our bold team.

Position Overview

Allergan, a leader in the development and commercialization of treatments for gastrointestinal disorders, is seeking a product director for a flagship brand indicated for the treatment of IBS-C. In this role, the successful candidate would provide expertise to advance patient marketing, including the distinctive branded campaign and future evolution of this campaign. The candidate would also lead market innovation, with a focus on new channels for patients and health care professionals to access educational resources. The candidate would also play an integral role in the development of brand strategic and tactical plans and assume responsibility for managing the brand forecast.

Main Areas of Responsibilities

  • Consumer Promotion: Customer Insights and Strategy, Concept and Message Platforms, Metrics

  • Market Innovation and Development: Evolution with new technologies and educational platforms

  • Brand forecast


The following listed requirements need to be met at a minimum level to be considered for the job:

  • At least 7 years of brand management experience, including tenure in the pharmaceutical industry.


  • At least 3-5 years tenure in pharmaceutical brand management.

  • Experience in market development, pharmaceutical sales, or GI marketing is a plus.

  • Alternate experience, relevant to the required skillset, will be considered.


  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • MBA or other relevant advanced degree strongly preferred


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Allergan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.