At Veeva, we build enterprise cloud technology that powers the biggest names in the pharmaceutical, biotech, consumer goods, chemical & cosmetics industries.
Our customers make vaccines, life-saving medicines, and life-enhancing products that make a difference in everyday lives.
Our technology has transformed these industries; enabling them to get critical products and services to market faster. Our core values, Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed, guide us as we make our customers more efficient and effective in everything they do.
The Vice President for Commercial Product Strategy in Japan will be responsible for owning, growing and optimizing market share for Veeva’s Commercial suite of products in that market.
This role requires extensive experience with enterprise software products and markets, and ideally a good working knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry in Japan.
The individual will have the opportunity to work with a team of Life Sciences industry and technology A-players, who, together, are bringing the next generation of commercial applications and capabilities to the life sciences industry
What You'll Do
Grow and sustain the market for Veeva's Commercial applications in Japan
Size and prioritize the potential markets for Veeva’s solutions in the region; advise the Japan General manager on which markets to pursue and why
Provide thought leadership and sales support to teams throughout the sales cycle
Communicate with the global product strategy team, providing guidance and input on how Veeva’s products are positioned and sold within the Japan market
Build prominence & respect with customers and the Veeva team : Presentations at Veeva Summits, Veeva User groups, and industry conferences;
lead webinars and author articles for industry publications.
Build and Manage a successful Commercial Strategy team in Japan
Minimum 12 years’ experience working in a Commercial function in Life Sciences as an employee, consultant or vendor
Experience with multiple projects in Multichannel CRM and other commercial applications
Experience in business development or sales roles
Strong business acumen; ability to set product strategy and lead go to market activities across functions
Comfortable holding executive-level discussions in both English and Japanese
Nice to Have
Experience in Product Strategy, Marketing or Business development at Enterprise Software companies
Have managed a small team as a people manager
Perks & Benefits
Allocations for continuous learning & development
Health & wellness programs