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Surgical Physician Program Manager (m/f/d) home-based

Date:  Aug 10, 2022

Cologne, NW, Germany

Abiomed, an innovative medical device company, is focused on recovering hearts and saving lives.   We have a single guiding mission:  “Patients First.”   With corporate headquarters in Danvers, Massachusetts, offices in Aachen & Berlin, Germany and Tokyo, Japan, Abiomed’s 1,500 employees form one of the fastest growing medical technology companies in the world.  Abiomed attracts and retains exceptional talent with our collaborative culture, passion for our work, and a strong commitment to employee professional development. 




The Physician Program Manager participates in the strategy and focus on the implementation of speaker events and executes all peer to peer educational programs: online webinar programs and at the hospital, hotel, congresses and ABIOMED facilities.

The PPM works from home in close alignment with internal stakeholders (Mktg/MO/Legal) to coordinate and implement programs that support ABIOMED’s mission of increasing education, awareness, and adoption of hemodynamic support.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Customer Program Development & execution:

  • Partner with internal stakeholders in the execution and further development of customer programs held in major trade shows or established as separate symposia
  • Support speaker management process in close collaboration with internal stakeholders (Mktg/MO)
  • Participate in the development and execution of educational programs and training courses at appropriate teaching institutions
  • Participate in the development and execution of educational webinar programs
  • Liaise with Event Team and external agencies for 3rd party speaker coordination
  • Manage logistics organization for all events such as travel, hotel, catering, etc.
  • Control and ensure FU process regarding HCP engagement (invitation/honorarium payment/follow up)
  • Analyze sales force data, trends, and reports

Job Requirements:

  • 5-7 yrs. experience in professional medical training and education and/or marketing role
  • Healthcare industry experience required in Cardiology, Surgery, or ICU
  • Familiar with MS Office suite: power point, Excel, word and SFDC experience
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills (oral and written)
  • Critical and strategic thinking and adaptability in fast paced environment
  • Good Ability to handle multiple tasks with multiple stakeholders
  • Readiness to travel
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken), second EU language preferred (German, French, Dutch ..)

We offer:


  • Pleasant, open corporate culture with a strong mission: "Recovering Hearts, Saving Lives"
  • Comprehensive induction program with structured onboarding plan throughout the orientation phase
  • Company pension allowance of up to 1,500 euros per year and capital-forming benefits
  • Abiomed shares at a preferential price
  • Benefit packages for occupational disability insurance and company group accident insurance
  • Full cost coverage for a job ticket in the Aachen or Berlin area
  • Various health programs and a leasing option for a job bike


ABIOMED is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or national origin.