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Account Lead

Apply NowEmail Me Job ID R0025285 Date posted 01/04/2021 Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire  you and empower you to shine? Join us as an Account Lead in our Jeddah, KSA office.

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


  • Promotes the designated products in regular calls to the targeted health care professionals according to the Takeda strategy and action plan

  • Ensures to achieve and surpass his/her sales and market share targets: by delivering the requested daily number of high quality sales visits to the health care professionals in his/her target list

  • Ensures to deliver and continuously improve quality calls by rigorously implementing the recommendations from the superior

  • Actively and rigorously implements the sales and marketing strategy and action plans and strictly uses the promotional materials

  • Organizes and conducts Product meetings and round tables

  • Continuously reports the activities with sales effectiveness tools

  • Under the supervision of the direct superior, is able to:

  • Implement KOL plans in his/her territory

  • Make a territory analysis and propose a budget and action plan 


Achieve Sales & Market Share Targets

  • Demonstrates the adequate winning attitude and commitment to achieve his/her targets

  • Demonstrates the adequate customer centricity to build a relationship based on trust and respect, and performs all of his/her activities strictly within the Takeda code of conduct and compliance

  • Implements strictly the Segmentation and Targeting objectives

  • Delivers or surpasses the requested number of daily calls in his target audience

  • Successfully implements the sales and marketing strategy and action plans and strictly uses the promotional materials provided

Ensure to deliver quality calls

  • Is eager to, and continuously improves the quality of the sales calls by implementing the scientific, product and sales calls training

  • Regularly asks for feedback and rigorously implements the coaching recommendations from his/her superior

Doctor group meetings and round tables

  • Has the required skills to conduct product presentations in group meetings, hospital staff meetings and round tables in his/her territory

  • Has the skills to organize such meetings and ensure that targeted HCP are present to attend the product presentations

  • Ensures the attending HCP are visited shortly after the meeting as per company guidelines

KOL management under the supervision of his/her superior

  • Is able to identify and list the KOL in his/her territory

  • Is able to develop an appropriated KOL management plan

  • With minimal supervision, is able to implement the agreed upon KOL plan

  • Ensures this is done within the Takeda code of conduct and compliance

Territory Management – under the supervision of his/her superior

  • Is able to make an in-depth analysis of his/her territory comprising of: value and unit sales of Takeda and competing products, Segmentation and Targeting, outcomes of all performed activities

  • Is able to develop an adequate action and investment plan for the next period


  • The primary responsibility of the Account Lead remains the achievement of his/her sales and business objectives within the given territory


  • Implements the sales and marketing strategy and action plans and strictly uses the promotional materials provided within the framework defined by the Line Manager and under his supervision


  • Holds a Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Medicine from reputable university

  • Having 1 to 2 years of sales experience in another pharmaceutical company is an advantage

  • Open to all Fresh Graduates (with Internship and hands-on training experiences)

  • KSA nationality is a must

  • Saudi Pharmacist is a must

  • Jeddah resident


  • Good communication skills, with the ability to network both within and outside the organization

  • Sound analytical and problem solving abilities

  • Ability to manage effectively in fast paced, changing environment

  • Excellent leadership, managerial, interpersonal and relationship

  • Positive attitude and a fast-learner

  • Acceptable level of computer skills


Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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