Sanofi - Senior Manager, Field Deployment - Specialty

TGaS Advisors - Cambridge, MA3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $130,000 - $180,000 a year
EducationSkills
Primary Location: Cambridge, MA

The Sanofi Genzyme Field Deployment Senior Manager will be based in Cambridge, MA and report to the Senior Director of Field Deployment and Incentives. The Senior Manager will be responsible for the following areas:

Call Planning and Targeting

Business Lead for the entire call plan process for all brands (inline and launch), including agreement on call plan business rules for assigned therapeutic areas
Work closely with the different Sanofi Genzyme commercial leadership to understand 1-2 year commercial strategy and to secure alignment on corresponding field & call plan strategy
Collaborate with the Analytics Team in finalizing the targeting/segmentation groups to be used for each call plan cycle, communicating standard timelines and implications of off-cycle changes
Where appropriate, initiate & lead the Shared Customer List process for select Sales teams
Work with Reporting and Sales teams on defining and developing KPIs to track call activity, and assure appropriate coordination of data and files
Maintain continuous improvement mindset through periodic review of call plan methodologies and adapting to latest industry best practices
Field Force Alignments and Deployment

Business Lead for sales team structures processing, recommending adjustments & changes based on the optimal need of the business and life cycle of the products in the portfolio
Document, update & communicate changes to alignments, reporting structures, account/physician alignment and affiliations (if applicable) on a quarterly basis
Work closely with the different groups (Roster, Data Management, CRM, HR) for seamless execution of the new sales force structure and/or the implementation of changes to existing teams
Monitor field headcount and vacancy; facilitate and implement personnel placement exercises, if necessary
Compliance

Business owner of Specialty Inclusion & Team Product Certification Process
Facilitates the inclusion/exclusion process with Commercial, Medical & Legal/Regulatory to align & secure appropriate signoffs every semester (or as needed) in a timely manner
Ensures that all teams within Sanofi (Incentive Compensation, Samples Administration, Data Management and Field Reporting teams) are using the approved inclusion/exclusion rules in all their processes
Participate in periodic Compliance related call plan reviews
Coordinate as appropriate any State Law Training & Notification related to Field Sales teams
Communication

Effective roll out all field deployment deliverables (Call plan, ZipTerr, Maps) every quarter
Regularly participate in Sales Leadership & other TA specific meetings to understand business strategy & to represent Field Deployment related processes
Lead regular cross-functional team meetings across Field Support & partners to improve collaboration and results
Qualifications

7 years of healthcare industry experience
Bachelor's degree required, Masters preferred
High-level of familiarity with pharmaceutical commercial operations functions, specifically in the areas of Sales Force alignment, targeting and call planning
Excellent communication skills and the ability to clearly communicate actionable analytical findings to Sales and Brand leadership with corresponding communication of technical details to technical tea,
Relevant expertise in using data-handling tools such as Excel and SAS; have experienced using an alignment software (i.e. Javelin Territory Designer) is a plus
Role is based in Cambridge and individual must be local and not commuting from elsewhere. Periodic travel for F2F communication, including Sales Meetings and Bridgewater, NJ for team meetings, required.
Competencies

Commercial Operations broad expertise, including adjacent domains of Incentives, CRM, Field Reporting and Data Governance, etc.
Ability to communicate complex information, leveraging Impact & Influence skills to align stakeholders
Focus on understanding & exceeding customer needs & expectations
Continuous innovation mindsetBuy & Bill/Specialty/Biologics/Rare Disease experience desired
Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume and cover letter, including a statement of interest, availability and experience to staffing@tgas.com.