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Hemophilia Therapy Manager Dallas Texas Job

Date: Jul 25, 2018


Company: Novo Nordisk

Represents Novo Nordisk, Inc. (NNI) to targeted accounts and thought-leaders in an assigned territory with the goal of maximizing sales and establishing NNI as a leader in the hemophilia marketplace. The Hemophilia Therapy Manager (HTM) must assume responsibility for achieving sales objectives by implementing approved marketing and sales strategies aimed at effectively selling and promoting NNI’s hemophilia products to key physicians, nurses, home care companies, social workers, pharmacies, hemophilia/hematology organizations, and other appropriate paramedical customers who make or are involved in purchasing and prescribing decisions. Requires the development of strategically targeted, account-specific business plans that reflect an in-depth understanding of local, regional and national market forces that impact product sales.

Externally, the HTM primarily maintains relationships with physicians, nurses, home care companies, pharmacies, and other paramedical customers. Reports to the Hemophilia BioPharmaceuticals Regional Director (HBRD) and interacts internally with other representatives, medical liaisons, BioPharm Account Managers and other NNI departments.

Essential Functions
Actively contribute to the Company’s overall sales goals: Communicate territory activity by submitting relevant reports in a timely fashion. Participate in and contribute to marketing and sales meetings, training programs, displays, and conventions as appropriate. Partner with the NNI Sales/Marketing Departments to detail from and distribute approved sales materials and product information for maximum effect. Recommend solutions for sales and marketing based on evaluation and comprehension of dynamics, trends, customer needs, and competitors’ products or services. Record notes of calls, including key issues and concerns addressed, sales aids used, and any other information that will be useful for future sales calls.

Efficiently manage time and prioritize tasks and available Resources to accomplish optimum territory sales with limited supervision: Adhere to minimum normal working hours in the designated territory. Attend and participate in sales meetings, training programs, conventions and displays as directed by management, which may require work/travel on weekends in addition to normal work hours. Provide input into the design and content of Regional meetings/conventions; make presentations as necessary. Develop and implement strategically targeted, account-specific business plans that reflect an in-depth understanding of local, regional and national market forces that impact product sales. Effectively manage and prioritize time to ensure maximum customer penetration and sales volume. Evaluate, identify, and prioritize calls and routes that maximize the opportunity to call on targeted customers. Exercise careful control over company property consistent with NNI policies and procedures, as well as the Company’s legal obligations. Manage discretionary budget while adhering to company guidelines for maximum sales impact. Work independently and creatively, take initiative, and run the business with limited supervision.

Maintain mastery of product knowledge and consultative sales and promotion techniques: Anticipate potential trends and changes in market conditions to identify broader areas of opportunity for the Company. Participate in company-sponsored and/or company-approved training programs to continuously improve sales and promotional skills, knowledge of currently promoted hemophilia products, and competitive products. Understand the most recent approved clinical studies to educate customers as well as anticipate and (where appropriate) address customers’ questions, concerns, and objections.

Seek out, Develop, Expand, and Leverage relationships with Individuals who make or influence purchasing/prescribing decisions: Effectively and efficiently call on key opinion leaders and develop early adopters. Leverage understanding of impact of managed care in the territory and how it affects prescribing decisions. Fine-tune marketing and sales strategies appropriately. Use personalized communication techniques to build, maintain, and strengthen effective business relationships with physicians and other key decision-makers.

Sell and promote NNI’s hemophilia portfolio with a focus on customers who make or are involved in purchasing and prescribing decisions: Achieve or exceed assigned sales objectives through effective utilization of all available approved resources, strategies and tactics. Assess each customer’s needs and increase sales by effective execution and implementation of the approved brand and sales strategy for each customer. Coordinate and implement educational activities, programs, and special projects to achieve maximum marketing impact. Examine and respond appropriately to the customer environment. Determine and deliver appropriate on-label messages to achieve maximum results for each sales call. Market and educate about the key features of our hemophilia products. Obtain maximum commitment from customers on every call. Probe for, anticipate and respond to (where appropriate) customers’ questions, objections, problems, and concerns. Use all available approved resources to their fullest effect to appropriately promote and sell our hemophilia products and services. Evaluate each particular situation and select the appropriate approved resources for maximum impact.

Physical Requirements
50-75% overnight travel required.

  • A Bachelor’s degree required
  • A minimum of five (5) years of pharmaceutical/healthcare sales (hemophilia/hemostasis product experience preferred) OR a minimum five (5) years of relevant experience in hemophilia required, of which at least two (2) years are in pharmaceutical sales; hemophilia experience may include hemophilia care, treatment or advocacy
  • Expert knowledge of the hemophilia market, preferred
  • Ability to facilitate trust and understanding
  • An aptitude for learning and communicating technical and scientific product and disease management information required
  • Decision-making ability and leadership skills are required
  • Intermediate computer skills required (Windows, Word, Excel)
  • Must be a self-starter and be able to evaluate options, make decisions, and operate business activities with minimal supervision
  • Prior computer experience using sales data/call reporting software preferred
Novo Nordisk is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

If you are interested in applying to Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply, please call us at 1-855-411-5290. This contact is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

Requisition ID: 57235BR
State/Provinces: Dallas
Job Category: Sales

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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