Desitin is one of Germany’s few medium-sized privately owned pharmaceutical companies. It is headquartered in Hamburg, where it produces and sells medication primarily destined for the European market. Desitin has significant expertise in medication for treating epilepsy and Parkinson's disease and offers nearly all of the antiseizure drugs listed in the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines. In Germany, over 150,000 epilepsy patients are being treated with drugs provided by Desitin - which is more than the drugs provided by any other pharmaceutical company. Desitin also develops medication for rare disease and supplements its portfolio with proven over-the-counter drugs sold by pharmacies. With a history spanning over 100 years, Desitin has become synonymous with innovation and tradition for the benefit of patients, and as a company with a solid sense of responsibility for its employees.

Market Expansion Manager (m/w/d)

Working time: Full-time

Your role:

  • Identify and assess potential new markets and customers
  • Analyze market trends and competition to identify opportunities for market expansion
  • Develop and execute strategies to expand market share and penetrate new markets/ being the project owner for opening up new affiliates
  • Develop and manage market expansion budget and ROI
  • Develop relationships with new customers and partners to facilitate market expansion
  • Work with internal stakeholders to ensure successful integration of new markets
  • Monitor progress of market expansion initiatives and report on key metrics
  • Develop and maintain a detailed understanding of the industry and customer needs
  • Stay abreast of changes in the industry and recommend strategies for adapting to changing market conditions

Experience & qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or a related field
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in market expansion and/or business development
  • Knowledge of market data (e.g. IQVIA) and competitive analysis
  • Proven track record of successful market expansion plans
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • Intercultural competence and experience in dealing with global business partners
  • Excellent project management skills
  • An entrepreneurial mindset and decisiveness
  • fluency in English (must) and advanced level of German (pre)

What we offer:

  • An attractive and competitive salary
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Interesting work with scope for creativity and autonomy
  • Professional development support and training
  • Wide range of corporate well-being & fitness programs
  • Canteen offering a healthy and varied range of foods
  • A Desitin public transport allowance for the HVV ProfiTicket and
  • Plenty of free parking on our premises



Then we look forward to receiving your detailed application, incl. your possible starting date and salary expectations.

Desitin Arzneimittel GmbH · Personalabteilung · Weg beim Jäger 214 · 22335 Hamburg ·