Brand Manager, Dermatology

Karo Pharma

On behalf of our client, Karo Pharma, we are searching for their new Brand Manager to join the Danish team.

Karo Pharma offers a portfolio of everyday healthcare products and services across Europe and rest of the world. With a wide range of trusted, documented, and original brands, backed by services for partners, customers, and consumers, we provide people with options, knowledge, and access they need to stay healthy. They call it smart choices for everyday healthcare. Karo Pharma specialize in six product categories: intimate care, dermatology, footcare; pain, cough and cold; wellness; and Rx pharma care. Across these categories we own a range of differentiated brands in both prescription drugs (Rx) and consumer products (OTC).

Karo Pharma has, during the last years, acquired several product portfolios, companies, and opened offices in several markets on our quest to grow our business and offer even more people smart choices for everyday healthcare.

Powered by an entrepreneurial mindset
It takes a certain kind of culture to achieve the aims of Karo Pharma. ​​​​​​​For that reason, they aim to onboard people who are comfortable with change and look for ways to do things differently. It is encouraged to think and act beyond the established ways, uncovering opportunities and addressing challenges that support their purpose of offering smart choices for everyday health.

You must identify yourself with the four core values of Karo as these values define who Karo is and guide the way Karo does business.

We dare to explore and challenge industry conventions. And we always go for the smart choice. If there’s a better way of doing things, we’ll find it.
Progress is in our DNA. For us, ‘go’ means ‘all in’ – but never at the expense of integrity. We achieve our goals through trust and strong execution.
Working together across functions and borders, we connect with our colleagues, partners and end users to define the best way forward.
Care is at the heart of everything we do. We care about people’s health and well-being. And we care about and the world around us.

Senior role with impactful responsibility
As Brand Manager, you will be the marketing responsible for dermatology category (with several large and well known brands) in Denmark reporting to the Country Manager. You will secure the development and best in-class execution of local category plans with a focus on driving a sustainable and profitable growth. Furthermore, it is expected that you have a close relationship with the local sales team, HQ colleagues and external KOLs. You will use your extensive knowledge and execution skills to drive your category in Denmark via product launches, line extensions and ATL / BTL execution. It is expected that you have a solid marketing experience both covering ATL and BTL execution. You know dermatology, the danish pharmacy market and what it requires to drive demand in this context. Consumer promotion based on solid digital strategies is natural part of your work.

You will work out of the office facilities in Ørestad together with the Danish team, currently consisting of 9 people.

Strategic and operational role requires a flexible and pragmatic personality

  • We expect you to have a relevant academic degree and you must have experience working within the pharmacy channel
  • You know dermatology and you are passionate about making a difference for people suffering from skin disorders
  • Working with digital strategy and execution is second nature for you
  • You have a strategic and analytical mindset that brings clarity and you are not afraid of operational tasks that allow you to transform strategy to results that drive your category forward

Are you ambitious, have an entrepreneur mindset and do you want to be a part of this journey?
We are searching for a candidate who wants to be part of a unique journey, use his or her experience in organisation where you will have a broad responsibilities and freedom to think outside of the box developing yourself, the team and business. If you are ambitious, fun, business minded and motivated by an entrepreneurial role in a fast-growing company, contact us now!

 The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group A/S. Please submit your CV and application in English on – If you would like to find out more about this position before submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact Research Consultant Kristian Aagerup, Compass on tel.: +45 70 20 12 75. Please note that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.

Deadline for application: As soon as possible
Workplace: Copenhagen
Reference: 2007.260
Company: Karo Pharma