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An opportunity has arisen in our Marketing Team which is responsible for ensuring that all of OGT’s product and services are delivered and communicated in the most effective manner.

Reporting to our Senior Manager - Strategic Product Marketing, you will be responsible for setting the strategic direction for new product development and managing the most effective marketing of the existing Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) portfolio. You will understand market trends, competition, new developments and technology in order to deliver a balanced cancer NGS portfolio. You will also be required to input into the tactical marketing process and to co-own the competitor and technology databases.

This is an exciting time to join the team, as this role will be involved in several product launches for NGS products this year.


Your duties will include:

1. Owning the Product Management process to deliver a portfolio of competitive products by:

  • Developing an understanding of the global market for cancer NGS products
  • Analysing the market to define new product development and product improvements
  • Spending a minimum of 2 days per month or equivalent facing prospective customers/ customer base to identify short and longer-term needs
  • Defining OGT’s strategy and positioning for the product range

2. Working with the regional marketing team to:

  • Ensure successful transition of products and information to the regional marketing team for launch
  • Develop tactical marketing plans for the portfolio, ensuring corporate strategic objectives are met
  • Input in to sales support & product collateral to effectively promote products

3. Owning and maintaining competitor and technology database by regularly researching and reviewing our competitors, obtaining feedback from other teams across the organisation and preparing recommendations that aid the creation of successful customer value propositions across the portfolio


You will:

  • Hold a BSc degree or equivalent as a minimum, up to PhD in Biological Sciences
  • Have demonstrable commercial experience in a product management, marketing, sales or support role within a Life Sciences, Genomics or in vitro Diagnostics Company
  • Have general knowledge of Next Generation sequencing
  • Have the willingness and enthusiasm to learn, with a commitment to personal development
  • Have a positive attitude to change, with the ability to adapt to different situations quickly
  • Demonstrate excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage conflicting priorities
  • Have strong analytical skills with the ability to clearly communicate and present findings to different audiences, both verbally and in writing
  • Be excellent at time management with the ability to priorities tasks.


Regular travel (US and international) is required with this role (Covid pending).

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to develop their career in Product Management, as training and development will be given.  It will suit someone who is self-motivated, takes responsibility for their personal development, and demonstrates resilience in order to meet the needs of the role.


In return you will receive:

  • Competitive salary
  • Oxford / Hybrid working available
  • Pension Scheme (10% non-contributory)
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Private Dental Insurance
  • Group Income Protection
  • Group Life Assurance
  • 25 days holiday plus UK bank holidays
  • Flexi-time Scheme
  • High Street Discount Scheme


Application is via CV & a one-page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role, salary expectations and notice period. Please note that we will need to establish your right to work in the UK during the recruitment process.

Closing date for applications is 14 January 2022.

No agencies please

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