Senior Specialty Sales Professional

  • Endo
  • Raleigh, NC, USA
  • Jan 13, 2020
Inventory Marketing Pharmaceutical Sales

Job Description

Fully functioning Sales Professional role that plans and executes a moderately complex sales process, focusing on gaining and leveraging an understanding of the customers’ objectives across their full spectrum of needs. The Senior Specialty Sales Professional has broad knowledge of the customer and leverages business knowledge to expand relationships with customers. The Senior Specialty Sales Professional can fully and knowledgably articulate the strengths and limitations of assigned Endo products and competitor products and utilizes established relationships and ongoing interactions to sustain trust and deliver value with all relevant contacts at the customer.

Scope of Authority

Single territory

Responsibilities

§  Establish and maintain call objectives for geography with minimal consultation with Area Sales Manager (ASM) to assure proper portfolio balance and planned actions.

§  Establish and maintain call objectives for geography with minimal consultation with Area Sales Manager (ASM) to assure proper portfolio balance and planned actions.

§  Develop and complete appropriate territory business plan for optimal activity

§  Create effective call plans that include who to contact, how frequently to contact them, and what products to focus on for each call.

§  Develop and execute an individual prescriber plan of action for maximum selling opportunity as developed through territory business plan.

§  Understand and use approved promotional materials to support marketing message.

§  Employ effective selling model and techniques aligning to current strategies set forth by Endo Pharmaceuticals.

§  Attain and maintain performance guidelines for the following metrics:  call activity, appropriate utilization of samples, Quarterly Business Plan update.

§  Incorporate and execute on all expectations regarding adherence to all FDA, PDMA, HPPA, and Endo established Policies on all interactions with Healthcare Professionals.

§  Maintain up-to-date database to document sales call information, trends, future call objectives, sampling data and overall territory performance.

§  Effectively manage sample accountability program

§  Execute all administrative responsibilities including but not limited to: 

o   Complete weekly activity reports as needed.

o   Synchronize, check email, and voicemail at least once a day.

o   Update ASM on territory business plan on a quarterly basis.

o   Complete and track expense reports every 2 weeks at minimum or at the discretion of the ASM.

§  Maintain an in-depth and sophisticated knowledge of specific healthcare issues, products and diseases states that enables quality engagement in meaningful dialogue, builds credibility and add value when calling on health care professionals.

§  Maintain an expert product knowledge base including patient education, consumer education, and factors influencing the market environment.

§  Learn and execute core sales training curriculum.

§  Learn and apply information regarding new and existing products as demonstrated by tests and Field Contact Reports.

§  Gain understanding of local ‘Payer’ environment and incorporate appropriate sales strategies.

§  Prepare for, attend, and actively participate in all required sales conferences and training classes at local and/or remote locations.

Education & Experience

§  Bachelor’s degree with 3-5 years’ relevant experience preferred. 

§  Biopharmaceutical Industry experience required.

§  B2B sales experience required.

§  All newly-hired experiences (i.e. not entry level) Sales Professionals should enter at this level, regardless of their tenure or experience elsewhere.

§   Able to understand technical issues (medical, computer, data analysis)