Area Sales Manager

Bristol
Posted 3 weeks ago

Territory: M4 corridor (Bristol, Gloucester, Wiltshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey, Somerset, Devon, Cornwall, Dorset, West Sussex, East Sussex and Kent)

Full-time permanent, home office/ field-based position

My client is a Global leading provider of clinical protein electrophoresis equipment and reagents which is used for in-vitro diagnostic testing. Their innovative products analyse proteins in order to screen and monitor various diseases and conditions; primarily oncology (Multiple Myeloma), metabolic disorders such as Diabetes and also Hemoglobinopathy and rare pathologies.

Product quality, Customer focus & Effective service are three core values that they stand by; and owe to their huge success and reputation.

Day to day role:

  • Achieving agreed sales and profit targets for instrumentation and reagents
  • Managing and developing growth of the business and coordinating company activity within the designated territory (M4 Corridor) for both active customer accounts and prospective accounts: NHS/ Healthcare, Research and Laboratory Diagnostics
  • Identifying key decision makers and stakeholders across each account and effectively implement our sales cycle to ensure positive tender outcomes
  • Communications between company personnel and the customer and for ensuring new product implementations go smoothly
  • Developing demand for, and adoption of, new assays and instrumentation
  • Working closely with internal colleagues to develop and implement customer specific strategies
  • Identifying and informing the National Sales Manager and Product Manager of competitor activities or customer trends within the territory
  • Monitoring and managing contract compliance, often engaging with Managed Service Providers
  • Leading tender projects, working closely with other team members to develop tailored proposals
  • Awareness of and proactive adaption to local changes to customer structure, including laboratory networking and consolidation, procurement hubs and developments in clinical care and commissioning pathways
  • Maintaining diary schedule and manage customer information in the CRM (Microsoft Dynamics)

The requirements:

  • Ideally you will have a minimum of 2+ years of proven diagnostic sales experience selling instruments and/or reagents in the areas of Clinical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Haematology or closely related area within an NHS/Clinical Diagnostics environment OR you could be a Biomedical Scientist / Biomedical Science Graduate looking to take your first step into a sales /commercial role
  • Proven experience in IT skills (MS word, Excel, Power point etc)
  • Full UK driving licence 

Salary and benefits:

  • Basic salary is negotiable (depending on experience)
  • £15,000 per annum, OTE, paid annually, uncapped commission scheme for analyser placements (rewarding capital sales)
  • Fully Expensed Company Car, Private Healthcare and Pension

For more information about the role or to apply send your CV now to ben@langtonhowarth.com or call Ben Atherton today on +44 (0) 113 243 3499.

You must have the right to work in the UK.

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