Company: Boehringer Ingelheim
Location: Brussel



Marketing Manager- Production Animals (Be/Lux)-1910241

Are you an energetic & business-driven professional? You have a shown track-record in marketing, leadership and you have a good understanding of the dynamics in animal husbandry (animal farming) (ruminant/swine) and the role of veterinarians? Be part of a World-Leading company in the Animal Health business as our new Marketing manager for the Production Animals Business Unit, for Belgium & Luxemburg (Be/Lux)

The Marketing Manager is a key position and is a pivotal role within our Production Animal Business Unit.
Responsible for driving, developing, executing and evaluating marketing strategies to meet local and corporate business objectives. A good understanding and strategic vision and ability to adapt and implement strategic plans, that help BI Animal Health to make the difference for its customers, will be key for the position.

In this role, you will lead and coach a team of marketing and veterinary professionals and be hands on in both the development and execution of the local brand plans.
Duties and responsibilities:

  • Drive, develop and implement strategic plans to maximize sales market share and revenue growth for our products in each species segment, aligned with the evolving customer trends and based on data driven market insights
  • Follow-up on the production animal market, analyze trends and propose changes to the strategic marketing plan when needed
  • Lead, guide and coach a team of marketing and veterinary professionals
  • Ensure that marketing and sales activities are being executed according to the strategic plan and to local compliance standards.
  • Provide high level analysis of potential business and marketing opportunities coming from different market insights
  • Constantly seek and provide feedback on evolutions in the market in order to estimate accurately turn over & forecasts.
Skills and Behaviors

  • You are proactive, not afraid to stay in the driver seat and you can challenge the status quo and assumptions of yourself and others
  • You demonstrate a winning spirit and create a can-do team mentality: you have an attitude of active experimentation to find solutions for challenges and changes

Requirements and qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Animal/Life Sciences (e.g Zootechnics/Veterinary Sciences), with major/ postdoc in Marketing orientation/specialization
  • Previous experience leading people (in management positions or projects)
  • At least 5 years of marketing experience (working in roles such as Brand Manager, Product Manager, Marketing Manager)
  • Experience working in the Animal Health business (or related) in Production/Food Animal Segments
  • Excellent command of the Dutch and English language
  • Fluent level of French is highly preferred
  • Solid knowledge of strategic and tactical marketing principles
  • Excellent and well developed communication and collaboration skills

What motivates you to apply for this role? Please let us know in your application!

If you have any questions related to the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact Talent Acquisition MIDI:
Who we are:
At Boehringer Ingelheim, we create value through innovation with one clear goal: to improve the lives of patients. We develop breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical need for both humans and animals. As a family owned company, we focus on long-term performance. We are powered by 50.000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative and inclusive culture. Learning and development for all employees is key, because your growth is our growth. Want to learn more? Visit and join us in our effort to make more health.

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Job – Marketing
Primary Location – Europe-BE-Brussels-Capital Region-Brussels
Organization – BE-Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Belgium S.A.
Schedule – Full-time