Posted to MedZilla on 11/23/2017

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Saudi Arabia-, Product Specialist - (Saudi) 1702715-MZ


Job Purpose
  • Promotes the designated products in regular calls to the targeted health care professionals according to the Takeda strategy and action plan
  • Ensures to achieve and surpass his/her sales and market share targets: by delivering the requested daily number of high quality sales visits to the health care professionals in his/her target list
  • Ensures to deliver and continuously improve quality calls by rigorously implementing the recommendations from the superior
  • Actively and rigorously implements the sales and marketing strategy and action plans and strictly uses the promotional materials
  • Organises and conducts Product meetings and round tables
  • Continuously reports the activities with sales effectiveness tools
  • Under the supervision of the direct superior, is able to:
  • Implement KOL plans in his/her territory
  • Make a territory analysis and propose a budget and action plan
Achieve Sales and Market Share targets
  • Demonstrates the adequate winning attitude and commitment to achieve his/her targets
  • Demonstrates the adequate customer centricity to build a relationship based on trust and respect, and performs all of his/her activities strictly within the Takeda code of conduct and compliance
  • Implements strictly the Segmentation and Targeting objectives
  • Delivers or surpasses the requested number of daily calls in his target audience
  • Successfully implements the sales and marketing strategy and action plans and strictly uses the promotional materials provided
Ensure to deliver quality calls
  • Is eager to, and continuously improves the quality of the sales calls by implementing the scientific, product and sales calls training
  • Regularly asks for feedback and rigorously implements the coaching recommendations from his/her superior
Doctor group meetings and round tables
  • Has the required skills to conduct product presentations in group meetings, hospital staff meetings and round tables in his/her territory
  • Has the skills to organise such meetings and ensure that targeted HCP are present to attend the product presentations
  • Ensures the attending HCP are visited shortly after the meeting as per company guidelines
KOL management under the supervision of his/her superior
  • Is able to identify and list the KOL in his/her territory
  • Is able to develop an appropriated KOL management plan
  • With minimal supervision, is able to implement the agreed upon KOL plan
  • Ensures this is done within the Takeda code of conduct and compliance
Territory Management under the supervision of his/her superior
  • Is able to make an in-depth analysis of his/her territory comprising of: value and unit sales of Takeda and competing products, Segmentation and Targeting, outcomes of all performed activities
  • Is able to develop an adequate action and investment plan for the next period
  • Holds a bachelor degree in pharmacy or medicine from reputable university
  • Fluent in English
  • Having experience in another pharmaceutical company is an advantage
  • Good communication skills, with the ability to network both within and outside
  • Sound analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Ability to manage effectively in fast paced, changing environment
  • Excellent leadership, managerial, interpersonal and relationship
  • Acceptable level of computer skills
  • Saudi National


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