Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Global Marketing Excellence Manager

Your tasks and responsibilities

The incumbent is responsible to evlove the marketing capabilities at Bayer Consumer Health & drive cultural change. The Marketing Excellence Manager has to manage four roles with different stakeholders. Those four roles are:


  1. Community Manager: build-up and manage a marketing community. Create a movement behind the NEW way-of-doing marketing, leveraging the community to embed excellence in marketing, drive inspiration for marketing, instill pride etc.
  2. Marketing Excellence Coach: providing guidance and directive to the marketing colleagues on implementation of Marketing Excellence Framework and Marketing Standards.
  3. Marketing Excellence Trainer & Facilitator: planning, developing, organizing and running trainings / workshops to build new or/ and embed existing Marketing capabilities across hierarchies.
  4. Marketing Excellence Framework & Tools ownership: ensure process & tools evolve if the need occurs.


Who you are

  • Bachelor's degree required, preferably in Business and Marketing/Marketing Research or Psychology. MBA preferred
  • Min. 8 years of progressively responsible experience in Marketing, ideally with people management experience
  • OTC and/or FMCG experience is a must
  • Experience as Brand Leader or Senior Brand Manager
  • Experience in facilitating, training and coaching
  • Balanced profile with strategic marketing and operational marketing background is a plus
  • Experience in building communities is a plus
  • International work-experience across cultures is a plus


  • Strong capabilities to lead, inspire and energize w/o disciplinary authority
  • Strong communication, facilitation and presentation skills is a must
  • Digital savviness and affinity to digital communication channels
  • Fluent in English.  


  • Proactive
  • Passion for people
  • Collaborative
  • Get things done-mind


Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Country: Switzerland
Location: Basel