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Key Account Manager - Barcelona - Rare Metabolic Diseases

Madrid, Spain


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Key Account Manager - Barcelona - Rare Metabolic Diseases

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Job ID SR0046421 Date posted 01/29/2020 Location Madrid, Spain

We are currently recruiting for an accomplished Key Account Manager to take an immediate assignment in our Rare Metabolic diseases Franchise

This particular role will cover the Cataluña and Islas Baleares territory. Due to the specific requisrements of this territory, candidates for this role will be expected to already reside in Barcelona.

Main Purpose of the role:

  • To promote products assigned to the business unit team as defined by the Company to clinical staff in allocated units within territory boundaries.
  • To maximise the business benefit, through the local implementation of Shire marketing strategy.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Prepares account plans to meet all objectives within allocated budget and activity
  • Demonstrate understanding of your country’s and region’s healthcare system and how it impacts on your territory business.
  • Demonstrate full understanding of product strategies, key competitors, marketing plan and communication objectives.
  • Develop long term business relationships through regular contact with relevant Clinicians managers and other HCP to maximise business opportunities for rare and metabolic diseases.
  • Utilises all available resources, including technology, to analyse and manage territory business.
  • Monitor own objectives v. target, activity v. target and spend v. budget and give feedback to Regional Sales Manager at agreed intervals.
  • Develop KOLs and product champions, maintain a list of speakers and co-ordinate speaker meetings and symposia through close liaison with other department colleagues (Medical/Access)
  • Utilise appropriate IT based control systems to plan and monitor business activities. Feeds back local competitor and market intelligence.
  • Achieve understanding of all relevant training/marketing materials.
  • Ensure personal conduct in consistent with the Takeda Vision and Values. Patient-Trust-Reputation-Business (PTRB).
  • Communicates and exchanges information between all regional team members and marketing teams to ensure maximum awareness and share best practice
  • Carry out other related tasks as requested by the Regional sales manager
  • Adheres and comply to Takeda Local and Global guidelines and national health regulations

    Education Requirements:

    • Degree or nursing qualification or relevant qualification required by local regulations
    • Demonstrated significant, individual pharmaceutical product promotion success, proven track record of experience in a hospital environment.
    • Intermediate IT skills

    Notice to Employment / Recruitment Agents:

    Employment / Recruitment agents may only submit candidates for vacancies only if they have written authorization to do so from Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda’s Talent Acquisition department. Any agency candidate submission may only be submitted to positions opened to the agency through the specific Agency Portal. Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda will only pay a fee for candidates submitted or presented where there is a fully executed contract in place between the Employment / Recruitment agents and Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda and only if the candidate is submitted via the Agency Portal. Candidates submitted or presented by Employment / Recruitment Agents without a fully executed contract or submitted through this site shall not be deemed to form part of any Engagement for which the Agency may claim remuneration.

    Job ID SR0046421

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