Global Marketing Director

den 14 september 2018
den 14 oktober 2018
Christian Nyhlén

What is our mission?

Do you want to be a part of a journey where life itself is the purpose - with the mission to help couples fulfil the dream of having a baby?

To do this, Vitrolife aim to deliver the best products for the entire IVF journey that have consistent performance and guaranteed quality. Our ambition is to create long-term and close collaborations with engaged customers. Working this way have generated success and good treatment outcomes. In this context the Global Marketing team brings to life the unique mission of Vitrolife, delivering exceptional multi channel marketing and communication that will strengthen the customer´s experience and drive business results.


What will you be doing?

As the Global Marketing Director you will manage and lead the Global Marketing team with a strong focus on developing and implementing excellent marketing and communication strategies, working closely with the Regional Marketing Managers in the Market Regions and the Business Units Product Managers.

This means a focus on strategic as well as operative tasks in terms of:

  • Leading the Marketing team

  • Establish the strategic global marketing and communications planOwnership of corporate Brand management

  • Development of digital channels, patient engagement and event execution

  • Participation in Global Sales & Marketing team

  • Budget and forecasting


What are we looking for?

We think you have at least 8 years experience in international marketing/communications and minimum 3 years of leadership experience. You hold a university degree, preferably an MSc or an MBA including Marketing or Communications. You have experience in digital channel marketing and it´s advantageous if you have a background from the Medtech/Life Science sector.

To be successful in this role you have both the experience and the ability to use your outstanding network capabilities working together with - and through -  others.  You are result driven and a strong relationship builder who communicates with high impact and adaptability. Your sharp strategic eyes give you an ability to handle complexity, organizational dynamics and proactive problem solving.

This position reports to the Chief Sales & Marketing Officer and is based at company headquarters in Gothenburg.

Vitrolife can offer you an opportunity to join an important and stimulating journey where you really can make a difference.


We’re looking forward hearing from you

If you are interested, please apply via ( SE-13302) with CV and cover letter in English, as soon as possible. Questions will be answered by Christian Nyhlén, Consultant Mercuri Urval, +46 733 66 75 76 or Ulf Hillstedt, Consultant Mercuri Urval, +46 72 554 72 42


About Mercuri Urval

Mercuri Urval is a leading Global Executive Search, Professional Recruitment and Talent Advisory firm. We make sure organizations always have the right people capabilities in place so they deliver the best possible results.

As pioneers in predicting the impact of people’s capabilities and personality on business results, we have always placed high importance on Executive Search and Professional Recruitment. Mercuri Urval was founded more than 50 years ago and works with more than 3.000 clients – across all sectors – in over 50 countries.

Extraordinary results. It’s all about people™ –


Om företaget

Vitrolife is an international medical device Group. Vitrolife develops, produces and markets products for assisted reproduction. Vitrolife today has approximately 370 employees and the company’s products are sold in approximately 110 markets. The company is headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden, and there are also offices in Australia, Belgium, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, United Kingdom and USA. The Vitrolife share is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm.