Posted to MedZilla on 9/18/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-TN, Senior Clinical Specialist - Central Region (USBU) SR0040061-MZ


Senior Clinical Consultant Central Region

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Senior Clinical Consultant Central Region.

At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Futureto people around the world.

Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.

As a Senior Clinical Consultant Central Region working on the Hematology team, you will be empowered to provide clinical and professional expertise to internal and external customers. In this role, you will contribute to Takeda s mission by interacting with clinicians, consumers and advocacy organizations on clinical practice, therapy, policies and plans. A typical day will include:


  • Implements consulting strategies, as dictated by needs of the business and marketplace, through collaboration with the sales account team to accomplish business objectives.
  • Conducts customer needs analysis and develops strategies to resolve customer issues.
  • Develops customer partnerships through development and implementation of product utilization, and therapy educational programs.
  • Provides health education to key Takeda accounts. Plans and implements educational seminars and training programs on key clinical, product, therapy, educational resources and disease state related topics geared towards clinicians in in the Central region focusing on Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tennessee and the Florida Panhandle
  • Conducts patient/caregiver outreach and educational programs. Serves as a primary educator and consultant to patients/caregivers and the hemophilia advocacy community on approximately 20 different disease state topics as well as the appropriate use of Takeda products and services to achieve business results for patient communities in the Central region
  • Provides customer feedback to Sales, Marketing and R&D teams on designing and improving new/existing products and customer utilization needs.
  • Coordination/communication of activities and identification of issues across all teams that interface with internal and external customer to address issues within assigned responsibilities.


  • Bachelors or advanced degree Registered nurse or Nurse practitioner with five plus years of experience
  • Hemophilia and bleeding disorder treatment center experience preferred.
  • Strong English written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving capability
  • Ability to develop educational programs and tools.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with team members, customers and internal and external employees at all levels.
  • Candidate must reside in the Central region in one of the following states; Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tennessee or the Florida Panhandle.


  • Travel required 50%, including nights and week-ends.


  • 401(k) with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation
  • Community Outreach Programs

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