Oncology Sales Specialist

Syneos Health Commercial Solutions - Albany, NY (30+ days ago)3.9

For more than 50 years, Lilly has been dedicated to delivering life-changing medicines and support to people living with cancer and those who care for them. Lilly is determined to build on this heritage and continue making life better for all those affected by cancer around the world. To learn more about Lilly's commitment to people with cancer, please visit www.LillyOncology.com .


Oncology Sales Representatives will be responsible for dissemination of clinical information about Lilly Oncology's products and services for patients with cancer to healthcare professionals including medical oncologists, oncology nurses, office managers, reimbursement manager, and pharmacists. The primary responsibility will be in the GI or Thoracic portfolio while supporting the launch of future assets. The selling approach requires strong scientific knowledge, strong customer relationships and account based selling skills.

Core Responsibilities
Lead the promotion of Lilly oncology products and prepare for the launch of future assets through:
Engaging Customers based on their needs and preferences across the healthcare system. Collaborating with the broader Lilly team to provide tailored engagements and customer valued solutions aligned with our business strategy.
Multi channel engagement - working within a broader set of coordinated engagements, combining personalized touchpoints with non personal promotion to amplify the impact - working as a broader team to deliver VBI.

Data - Use date to expand customer knowledge, make analytically informed decisions that drive actions across the workflow.
Innovation - leverage technologies to run the business, enable resourceful ways to identify and deliver solutions to customers.
Educate, communicate and support the treating clinicians & auxillary team to use our products in the right patient with the right approach
Be the business owner and manage territory effectively
Understand the territory (customer, business, competitor)
Develop & implement focused business plan
Build account management plans (key account mapping, key players dynamics, etc.,)
Build trust and strong relationships with the key customers
Leverage scientific knowledge, medical education, patient support programs and other approved resources, programs and tools to create exceptional customer experiences
Work with cross functional partners and key stakeholders to ensure product availability
Establish Lilly Oncology's positive reputation in key academic institutions and leading cancer centers.
Teamwork across territory, district, region and business unit.
Achieve all above objectives while operating inside of current compliance guidelines.

Critical Success Factors

Strategic mind / Business Acumen: able to identify business opportunities through data / insights and build practical plans for implementation
Customer mindset: think customer first, able to create connection between science and patient outcome to create value and an exceptional customer experience
Effective communicator: ability to comprehend complex scientific information and communicate effectively
Account Management: have knowledge in account management / treatment team approach, able to build trust and relationship with a highly complex customer group
Tenacious and resourceful - be determined, able to overcome adversity and leap forward
Flexible & resilient - a quick change adaptor, able to respond to the changing marketplace and environment, able to deal with uncertainty and remain positive
True collaborator - can operate as a teamplayer to coordinate touchpoints to customers across multiple channel
Innovative Customer Interaction Capability: Ability to use and understand data to deploy or leverage multi-channel marketing / sales activities


Bachelor's Degree plus any one of the following:
2 years selling experience (pharma or non-pharma
Masters Degree
Valid driver's license and acceptable driving record is required
Proven track record as a high performing professional
Professional Certification or License if required by a specific state
Completion of the internal Pre-Employment Screen**
Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position

How to Apply:
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Once you apply, you will be asked to complete an on-line assessment. This will take approximately 45 minutes, however, please take the time to carefully read the instructions and questions, as completion is required in order to move forward in the process.
If you are not prompted to take the assessment after you apply for the job, please contact: Jodie.Heitmann@SyneosHealth.com

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status
Years Exp 2-3
Position Type/Category Sales-Field
Travel About 25%
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Employment/Job Type Full Time
Employment Type Client Direct Hire