The Community Product Specialist builds and maintains strong professional relationships with community based physicians/HCPs in private practice, medical groups practices, office staff and others in the patient care continuum. The Community Product Specialist is a business leader who represents the integrity of the company by providing approved, disease and product information and resources to key decision makers and stakeholders within the oncology community practice setting.
Who do you work with
The Community Product Specialist reports to the District Business Manager and works collaboratively across a matrix sales organization to appropriately address customer needs and ensure that we deliver on our sales targets and our objective of demonstrating value among our customers.
What are the primary responsibilities
Responsible for meeting or exceeding assigned sales targets
Develops and implements robust territory business plans centered on performance
Develops strong and long-term relationships with customers in all assigned accounts
Represents brands and resources in a professional, compliant, ethical and effective manner; helping external customers understand the benefits and use of products for appropriate patients
Demonstrates thorough understanding of disease states, BMS brands and relevant competitor products
Demonstrates highly effective territory management and exemplary selling competencies
Fosters team effectiveness and accomplishments of shared goals by sharing knowledge, experience and information
Monitors operating costs and compliance with territory budget
Complies with all laws, regulations and policies that govern the conduct of BMS
Qualifications and Experience we look for in a candidate
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum of 5 years of Pharmaceutical Sales Representative experience required, with 3 years in a Specialty Sales role preferred.
Oncology experience is preferred.
Demonstrated strong capability in account management, superior selling competencies and proven sales performance track record of meeting or exceeding goals.
Demonstrated strong business analytics to understand and analyze business and market drivers, and develop, execute and adjust business plans.
Demonstrated skills at building and maintaining professional relationships with key customers, office staff and others in the customer influence network.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in matrix teams.
Demonstrated track record of developing self to drive and enhance performance.