BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Territory Manager, BioSurgery - Chicago South in Chicago, Illinois
Davol Inc./C.R. Bard has joined BD. BD Interventional’s Surgery worldwide business unit, located in Rhode Island, is a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies. For the past 40 years, we have stood out as the market leader in providing solutions in soft tissue reconstruction including products for hernia repair, specialized surgical procedures, fixation and biologic implants. In addition to this extensive suite of products, our BioSurgery business is delivering a growing line of enhanced sealants and hemostatic products to complement surgical techniques across, thoracic, cardiovascular and other surgical specialties.
Our company has a strong tradition of developing our employees to learn, grow and excel. We are continually building our team with qualified, team oriented individuals to enhance the success of our company.
Represents the BioSurgery Franchise in a specific geographical area assigned by the Company. Responsible for attaining sales goals established by the Company within the designated territory and budget. Responsible for increasing sales of current accounts and establishing new accounts. Positions self as a BioSurgery expert.
Presents, educates, and provides in-services on the process/procedure of properly using the Company’s products to surgeons, OR staff, and other individuals. These duties include, but are not limited to:
Providing on-site technical support during procedures to ensure proper use of the products.
Training and educating physicians and hospital staff on the use of the products.
Ensuring surgeons and staff have the most current product information available.
Ensuring effective utilization of the products by all trained surgeons within territory.
Maintains thorough knowledge and capabilities of the Company’s products, channels and methods of distribution.
Responsible for meeting territory sales and profitability goals.
Responsible for developing new prospects and establishing customers.
Assures efficient delivery through report of special customer requests and arrangements.
Informs customers of new and current products, backorders, general order status, current pricing structure, company policy changes, and forecasts for new needs.
Achieves prompt, mutually satisfactory solution to customers’ complaints.
Keeps promises and appointments. Exercises courtesy and ethical manners at all times.
Attends customers’ meetings and tradeshows. Gives thorough post-convention report: number in attendance, competitors present, new product introductions, and recommendations for subsequent shows.
Establishes Davol products as the standard for bid accounts through surgeon specifications.
Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
Strong interpersonal, oral, communication, organizational and planning skills.
Thorough understanding of the needs/analysis approach to sales.
Understands the product buyer concept.
Understands contract administration.
Understands principles of group purchasing to include research, formulating and recommend proposal.
Must possess and maintain a valid drivers’ license and a driving record satisfactory to the Company. Driving records may be monitored on an annual basis or as needed.
Must possess and maintain a criminal background satisfactory to Bard. Criminal backgrounds may be monitored on an annual basis or as needed.
Must be able to meet and maintain customer/medical facility access requirements, including regular or periodic drug screenings with a satisfactory result in accordance with the requirements of the customer/medical facility serviced.
Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline.
Minimum of: 3 years business to business sales experience; or 3 years related pharmaceutical sales experience; or 2 years medical sales experience (preferred); or 1 year as a Bard Associate Territory Manager.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand for extended periods of time. Occasionally the employee may be required to lift or move at least 25 pounds. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Travel – Approximately 80% of work time will be spent traveling, including overnight.
Mental Demand – Moderate to high degree of concentration due to volume, complexity, and/or “pressure” of work.
*Local candidates only, no relocation available for this position.
If you are interested in the above position and consider yourself qualified, please apply on-line at http://careers.crbard.com/.
BD Interventional’s Surgery worldwide business unit offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package and growth opportunities. For more information on BD Interventional and the Surgery business unit, please visit our websites: www.davol.com and www.crbard.com.
BD Interventional and Becton Dickinson are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers, M/F/D/V. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Industry Standard/Category: Medical Device
Career Level: experienced
Division Name: Davol Inc. / Chicago South
External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc.
C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare.
We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.
Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.