McKesson Corporation is a Fortune 8 company and one of the largest providers of healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, medical & pharmaceutical supplies, healthcare technology, community oncology and specialty care in the United States with revenues of $231 billion in 2020. The company was founded in 1833 by John McKesson and Charles Olcott in New York with a focus on importing and wholesaling pharmaceutical products. United by our ICARE shared principles, McKesson's 80,000 employees work together every day to make better care possible around the globe - one product, one partner, one patient at a time.
A lot has changed in our 188 years, but our commitment to better health has not. Our vision is to improve care in every setting -- one product, one partner, one patient at a time. And we're making this happen every day by touching the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. United by our ICARE values , we work together to make our customers and partners more successful -- all for the better care of patients. Explore a career with McKesson, where we all play an important role in improving lives around the world!
Current Need : Our location in Richmond, VA is currently seeking it's newest member of the Product Information Team. The Product Information Specialist is responsible for the research, development, and creation of product information specific to McKesson Brands private label products. This role works directly with the Product Development Team, Global Sourcing, and Suppliers to create product information documents. This person will then work directly with Brand Management and Marketing teams to ensure they are equipped to create artwork, packaging, web content, and collateral which is essential to launching and maintaining items. This is a highly cross functional role that is critical to McKesson Brands ability in launching new items in a timely matter.
Researches and develops product content for the Product Information Documents that serve as the blueprint for the development of packaging and other product materials
Works collaboratively with Product Development, Suppliers, QA, and Brand Management to ensure accuracy, compliance, and adherence to brand standards
Assists Product Information Specialists with these documents as necessary
Creates key new item documents working with the product development managers and database management to create items numbers, descriptions, and key info needed to set up new products in the McKesson information system
Consistently updates documents to reflect needed changes based on factors such as regulatory changes, artwork refreshes, supplier manufacturing, labeling, or material updates etc
Special projects, such as research to help with new product reviews, barcoding and labeling requirements, financial analytics, QA and Regulatory needs, etc
2+ years of relevant experience
2+ years of experience working with product or brand management
2+ years of experience working with SharePoint
2+ years of experience working within FDA requirements
Proven successful in working within a collaborative team environment
Strong intermediate to advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Additional Knowledge & Skills
Experience with product packaging and developing product content within FDA regulation strongly preferred
Strong ability to drive initiatives through a matrixed organization
Ability to balance multiple priorities and perform under deadline pressure
Self-motivated decisive thinker eager to learn a wide variety of products and business functions
Ability to research unfamiliar topics and write about them clearly for a variety of audiences
HS Diploma or Equivalent required
4 year degree in Marketing, Data Analytics or related field strongly preferred
Physical Requirements General Office Demands
Career Level: P2
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to McKessonTalentAcquisition@mckesson.com . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.
Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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Internal Number: JR0039398
About McKesson Corporation
We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.