TR- Marketing Director

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Date: 22-Aug-2021

Location: Istanbul, Turkey, 34700

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe


Passion for Innovation. Compassion for Patients.


Daiichi Sankyo and its 16,000 employees in more than 20 countries are dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products. In Europe, we focus on two areas: In the cardiovascular space, our strong portfolio of medicines reflects our long-standing commitment and shows that we care for every heartbeat; in oncology our goal is to become a global pharma innovator until 2025 by providing novel therapies to patients across the world. Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany, and we have affiliates in 13 European countries. For more information:



 Key Responsibilities:


Marketing Director is a key member of Daiichi Sankyo Turkey Leadership Team and reporting to General Manager of DSTR. This person is responsible for leading strategic development and execution of brand plans, business development and business excellence activities. He/She will be leading the Marketing, Digital Excellence and Innovation, Commercial Excellence, Event management teams. This person will be in close collaboration with Sales, Medical Affairs, Market Access and other stakeholders.


  • Lead the development, implementation and execution of brand strategy. Measure effectiveness on an ongoing basis and recommend & implement changes accordingly.
  • Contribute to the annual strategical and tactical plan for Daiichi Sankyo’s products.
  • Lead strategic and tactical development of multichannel marketing & innovation strategy and being the leader of “Digital Transformation” in Turkey.
  • Develop relationships and effective engagement plans with Key Opinion Leaders and other key stakeholders to strengthen Daiichi Sankyo’s position in the market, create projects of common interest
  • Identify and triage business development opportunities with the agreed strategy,
  • Lead the strategic initiatives related with sales force effectiveness, commercial learning & development and marketing excellence.
  • Integrate DSE business models and projects to optimise commercial resources.
  • Work closely with DSE and MSC region marketing teams to ensure alignment and consistency
  • Motivate and coach respective team members in order to improve capabilities and knowledge.




  • Bachelors Degree in Business or related fields
  • Minimum of 12 years in Pharma Marketing roles additional sales responsibility is an asset
  • Strong customer focus, excellent business and commercial acumen, a solid understanding of pharma marketing.
  • Project Management experience required
  • Has recently managed P&Ls
  • Eager to learn, use the different instruments to update herself/himself in business
  • Excellent collaboration, communication and organizational skills,
  • Able to deal ambiguity, shift gears comfortably


What we offer:

Working at Daiichi Sankyo:

At Daiichi Sankyo in Europe, we offer a workplace where your voice is heard. Everything we do, we do with a high level of commitment and a clear focus on patients’ needs. We know that our bold ambition to change patients’ lives for the better can only be achieved through the power of collaboration and the exploration of new approaches. Thus, we encourage our colleagues across Europe to be courageous, to bring their ideas to the table and to embrace opportunities to grow. When you join our European family, you will be a part of a dynamic company where everyone, no matter their role, rolls up their sleeves and gets things done.