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Company: BioMarin Europe Limited
Location: Dublin
Reference: 12698
Closing Date: 23 Dec 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Yes

Job Summary:

BioMarin’s Commercial organization supports our global sales and marketing efforts around the world. Our global sales force continues to solidify the company’s commercial presence in the United States and Europe and is rapidly growing in other regions, such as Latin America, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific. Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.




BioMarin is the world leader in delivering therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening rare genetic diseases. We target diseases that lack effective therapies and affect relatively small numbers of patients, many of whom are children. These conditions are often inherited, difficult to diagnose, progressively debilitating and have few, if any, treatment options. BioMarin will continue to focus on advancing therapies that are the first or best of their kind. 

BioMarin’s Commercial organization supports our global sales and marketing efforts around the world. Our global sales force continues to solidify the company’s commercial presence in the United States and Europe and is rapidly growing in other regions, such as Latin America, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific. Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.


This role has been created to support the growing Commercial Operations department in the EUMEA region. The role is based in the Dublin offices of BioMarin. The Project Associate will specialize in managing and coordinating the EUMEA CRM tool and perform key project management tasks during each forecasting period.


The person that will successfully secure the role will be responsible for:

Project Management of EUMEA Commercial Forecasting process

To include data collection and assimilation

Manage deadlines and commitments of the process

Scheduling analytics and approval rounds

Liaising with field-based management team to gather data

Understanding and optimising all forecast tools

Developing data into presentations and meaningful outputs

Review and assess process, recommending improvements / streamlining

Management of CRM ( tool

Overseeing upkeep and development of BMRNs CRM tool

Adding and maintaining patient, contact and hospital records

Building training material to optimise uptake

Developing bespoke reports and organising timely delivery to key stakeholders

Using CRM data to drive forecasting, incentive compensation and pricing models

Identify ways to help divisional sales offices maximize the CRM system (Salesforce) system

Extract data from CRM system (Salesforce) to support EUMEA campaigns and effectively meet deadlines

Build effective working relationships with Global team, drive EUMEA-based development of CRM tool

Commercial Operations Reporting Suite

Collaborating with Commercial Operations Analyst to develop and deliver pertinent reports to each BMRN business function


The ideal candidate should have:

A positive, approachable attitude to fill this high paced role. The candidate should be comfortable liaising with all levels within BioMarin, should be able to demonstrate cultural sensitivity and purvey the companies ‘can do’ attitude to all tasks.

The candidate will be comfortable working under close deadlines and will need to understand how to manage priorities. The candidate must be able to manage the expectations of many different departments and levels, must have a strong eye for detail and be prepared to ‘go the extra mile’ when called upon.

As this is a newly developed role we are looking for an innovative personality, someone that brings with them new ideas and ways of approaching tasks but can also accept direction and can apply themselves well within a lean yet cohesive team.

Flexibility will be a key component for the successful applicant; the role has many key functions each with differing priorities at any time. Being able to seamlessly maintain all aspects calmly and effectively will be fundamental to the candidate’s success in the role.


Minimum 3-5 years in a similar role; commercial / data housing / project manager environment

Strong English language skills (reading and written)

Strong computer literacy is essential, particularly across all Microsoft Office packages

Experience using CRM tools, preferably

The ability to explain complex concepts and problems in simple terms, with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels

Ability to demonstrate conceptual, innovative thinking in forecasting and workforce planning methods and techniques

Ability to work under pressure and to prioritise workload to meet deadlines

Ability to develop strong internal relationships and interact at all levels

Flexibility to adopt and utilise new tools and techniques to improve departmental output

Experience working in Bio-Technology / Pharmaceutical industry would be advantageous

Additional language skills would be highly beneficial

International business experience or willingness to engage with international teams




Internal team, EUMEA-based sales team, EUMEA Marketing Leads, Finance Team, Global Commercial Operations team based in San Rafael, California


Laptop, Phone


Full Time Employee, some requirement for international travel

Note:  This description is not intended to be all-inclusive or a limitation of the duties of the position.  It is intended to describe the general nature of the job that may include other duties as assumed or assigned.


All employment offers and resumes are managed through our Human Resources Department and all candidates are presented through this avenue. Therefore, the Human Resources Department at BioMarin requests that recruiters are not to contact BioMarin employees directly in an attempt to present candidates. Complying with this request will be a factor in determining future professional relationships with BioMarin. 

BioMarin will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from candidates for either current or future positions. Submission of unsolicited resumes in advance of an agreement between the Human Resources Department and the recruiter does not create any implied obligation on the part of BioMarin.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
10 Bloomsbury Way 5th Floor London
Tel:  44 (0)207-420-0800
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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