Takeda Pharmaceuticals Product Manager, Specialty Care in Singapore, Singapore

Title: /Product Manager, Specialty Care/

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Product Manager for Specialty Care in our Singapore office.

Takeda is a global pharmaceutical leader with more than 31,000 professionals working together across 70 countries. We have an unwavering dedication to put people first and we live our values of Takeda-ism —Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance. We are united by our 235-year legacy of research-based pharmaceuticals and our mission to strive toward Better Health and a Brighter Future for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Product Manager working on the Specialty Care team, you will be the commercial subject matter expert and brand advocate across Singapore cross-functional stakeholders whilst coordinating commercial activities. A typical day will include:

  • Developing and leading Takeda’s new lung cancer asset (Alunbrig) by developing and executing objectives, strategies and key initiatives to ensure launch excellence and organisation readiness in Singapore

  • Being accountable for maximising Alunbrig’s access to patients through the implementation of market access initiatives whilst ensuring revenue and profitability generation

  • Working closely with the area/regional commercial lead to ensure global alignment


  • Adherence to Takeda corporate governance and industry code of conduct: Align with the values and vision of Takedaism. Ensure all programs are in compliance with Takeda business practices

  • Champion the brand: Champion the brand within the LOC to ensure management buy- in and act as the liaison between LOC Cross functional teams with the area leadership.

  • Drive launch readiness: Lead the successful implementation of pre‐launch & launch initiatives in line with the Takeda launch readiness process

  • Business analytics: Collate (e.g. Market research, competitive intelligence) and integrate (e.g. with sales, KPIs, P&L) data critical for business growth and sustainability. Translate data into insights for commercial decisions.

  • Business Planning: Define & relate LOC strategy, develop and execute the Strategic Brand Plan and the 3‐Year Medium Range Plan (MRP). Provide active input and feedback into the development and review of Area brand plans and financials.

  • Drive Performance: Ensure the LOC achieves revenue targets and manage cost budget to ensure profitable growth.

  • Budget Tracking: Prepare and monitor functional budget for all initiatives related to the brand

  • Commercial Excellence: Provide strategic marketing support to the LOC team to improve the implementation of brand strategy and drive operational excellence. Support sales force effectiveness (SFE) through targeting, segmentation and prioritizing. Ensure brand KPIs are on track in line with area and regional guidance


  • Minimum 5 years of pharmaceutical experience in sales and marketing functions

  • Oncology experience required. Ability to work with complex scientific information in conjunction with internal MD/PhD level colleagues as well as with external key opinion leaders

  • Prior oncology launch / lung cancer experience preferred

  • Excellent presentation, analytical and communication skills (both written and oral)

  • Proficient in excel and power point


  • Engages Others: Motivates and influences others to gain support for ideas

  • Collaborative: Establishes productive relationships with other across the organisation

  • Drives for Results: holds self and other accountable for delivering on commitments

  • Strategic: makes sound decisions consistent with our mission, values and objectives

  • Leads Change: proactively evaluates, promotes and initiates changes that add value

  • Self-awareness: seeks feedback and modifies actions based on feedback

  • Develop Capabilities: seeks opportunities to develop oneself and other


Job: *Marketing

Title: Product Manager, Specialty Care

Location: Singapore-Singapore

Requisition ID: 1702602