NSQF- Associate Brand Manager - Life Sciences.pdf

Associate Brand Manager - Life Sciences

  • Job DescriptionAssociate Brand Manager is responsible for enabling the creation of a lasting impression among consumers to improve product sales and market share. They are responsible for assisting in formulating the brand’s longterm strategy and developing and executing marketing plans.  
  • Code(LFS/Q0405)
  • SectorLife Sciences
  • NSQF LevelLevel 5
  • Notional Hours250
  • Accrediting BodiesLife Sciences Sector Skills Council
  • Certifying BodiesLife Sciences Sector Skills Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Associate Brand Manager-Life Sciences falls under Sales and Marketing occupation. The individual is responsible for enabling the creation of a lasting impression among consumers to improve product sales and market share. They are responsible for assisting in formulating the brand’s long-term strategy and developing and executing marketing plans. The job role requires individual to use knowledge of life sciences Industry, promotional and marketing strategies, knowledge of key markets and compliance policies. The individual uses skills like customer centricity, analytical thinking, plan and organizing and decision making and communication skills. The individual is responsible for own work and learning and has some responsibility of others work and learning.

  • International Comparability

    While preparing the NOSs, a detailed secondary desk research was conducted.The European, South African and Australian NOSs were referred to. The relevant International NOSs for the job role are listed below for reference: UK NOS • COGLS309 Make presentations in the work place for life sciences and related industries • COGLS202 Maintain effective and efficient working relationships in life Sciences and related industries • SFHPHARM23 check documentation and materials Switzerland NOS • Refer page no. 162 Unit Group 2431, page no. 106 Unit Group 1222; International Standard Classification of Occupations ILO Geneva, ISCO–08 Volume I (http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---dgreports/---dcomm/--- publ/documents/publication/wcms_172572.pdf) Australia NOS • Participate in work teams and groups South Africa NOS • Interact with clients in a health and pharmaceutical environment • Act in accordance with ethical and legal codes of pharmaceutical representation and the laws of the country

  • Progression Pathway

    Upward progression: • Brand Manager • Market Research Manager

  • Qualification File NSQF- Associate Brand Manager - Life Sciences.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    LFS/N0414 Assist in building and executing innovative marketing strategies Mandatory 100 Level 5
    LFS/N0415 Support Market Research Mandatory 70 Level 5
    LFS/N0416 Assist in development of internal and external communication Mandatory 80 Level 5