Would you like to work for a Global Generics and Biosimilars company and contribute to our mission to extend and improve people’s lives?
Sandoz is currently recruiting for a Key Account Specialist to work across territory on the Eastern side of England, from Newcastle to Cambridge.
The purpose of the role is to influence at all levels of the local health economy ensuring that Sandoz is viewed as a partner, collaborating internally and externally to optimise patients access to Sandoz products.
Achieve sales and activity targets nationally (and regionally where appropriate) for promoted Sandoz products.
Anticipates macro trends and shifts in the marketplace which trigger customer strategy review and is called upon when shaping or reshaping strategical and operational frames.
To proactively maintain expert level knowledge of products, therapy areas and have a complete understanding on the NHS environment (including funding streams) both at a National level and throughout the local health economy.
Develops high quality account plans through effect analysis of available data in order to maximize sales opportunities.
Has an oversight of all account plans held in their therapy areas by other local KAM’s with collaborative working across Medical, Specialty Marketing, National Account Managers, and other business units to ensure the success of Sandoz products locally and nationally.
To generate new business leads, competitive intelligence and create a positive environment for current and future Sandoz brands.
Geographical mobility and flexibility to meet business strategic needs within therapy area.
About Sandoz :
Sandoz, a global leader in the rapidly growing generics industry, is a company in which doctors, pharmacists and patients worldwide have placed their trust for 130 years.
It is the global pioneer in Biosimilars investing in research and development to improve the lives of patients and liberating healthcare resources through increased access to high-
quality, affordable biologics.
With our 26 000-plus employees in more than 140 countries, we discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives. Our culture is defined by our values : innovation, quality, collaboration, performance, courage, integrity.
Sandoz has been certified Global Top Employer 2019 and received UK and European status for the last 3 years by the Top Employers Institute for its exceptional employee offerings!
Benefits of Working for Sandoz
Performance based annual bonus
Work / life balance
Single Medical Health Insurance
24 days annual leave
Subsidised on-site cafeteria
Free shuttle bus between Sandoz and Farnborough station
The ideal candidate will :
Be educated to degree level in a business or science subject.
Excellent IT skills.
Branded pharmaceutical sales experience in selling to secondary care specialists.
Experience with strategic NHS including NHS England, CCGs, and Hospital Trusts.
Experience or knowledge of joint working with key stakeholders across health economies.
Ideally, commercial experience dealing with contracts through CMU as well as local volume based hospital contracts.
Demonstrated sales success within Pharma.
Ideally good networks and relationships nationally within disease area and high level payors.
Highly organised and efficient, whilst maintaining flexibility.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
We focus on creating an inclusive organisation and welcome people who have different knowledge, perspectives, experience and working styles from across the global population.