Sports Medicine - Sales Representative - Houston, TX
Location: Houston, Texas
Internal Number: R459720
COVID-19 vaccination requirements
Stryker is driven to work together with our customers to make healthcare better. In order to fulfill our commitment as a federal contractor, while focusing on the health and safety of our employees and those that we serve, COVID-19 vaccines will be required for all Stryker US employees effective January 4, 2022, as well as all new US employees joining our company. Fully vaccinated persons are those who are >=14 days post-completion of the primary series of an FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccine. If you are applying to a sales and field role which requires access to customer accounts as a function of your job, you may be required, depending on customer requirements, to obtain the COVID-19 vaccination before the January 4 effective date of Stryker's vaccine policy. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements FAQs page.
Why join Stryker?
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Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards – not to mention various social and recreational activities.
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. Stryker products and services are available in over 100 countries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
What you do
As a sales representative in our Sports Medicine specialty, you'll be the face of Stryker products. Acting as a sales lead, you'll prepare and participate in leading sales pitches and demo meetings as well as working with cross-divisional sales reps to create strategic goals and targets. You'll participate in trade shows, analyze market territory, manage inventory reports, negotiate prices and terms of transactions and solve product problems for customers. You aren't just selling products - you're also acting as a subject matter expert.
We'll count on your confident and patient nature to educate and inform doctors, nurses and staff personal about the use and maintenance of our products, as well as direct product evaluations in the Operating Room or office settings. Want to know the best part this role? Every day is unique - our best sales reps have the freedom to adjust their time to focus on what will bring the most value to their customers and their market. You'll have the privilege to not only represent one of the world's leading medical device brands, but also impact patient care.
What you need
Bachelor's degree required.
2-5 years of experience working in an outside sales position (medical related fields preferred).
Must be able to drive an automobile.
Must be able to travel overnight 50% annually.
Seeking a passionate leader of self, people & process, and organization with the following attributes:
Confident communicators. Influential individuals who command the direction of a sales conversation and persuade others to buy into an idea or product, whether it's over the phone, via email or in-person.
Charismatic networkers. Influential partners who proactively reach out and engage with internal and external contacts to build powerful relationships.
Strategic closers. Assertive sales leaders who stop at nothing to seal the deal, and who are known for continuously exceeding their quarterly sales quota.
Trusted partners. Subject matter experts who both internal and external partners turn to for product knowledge and guidance.
Competitive achievers. Persistent, results-driven individuals who will stop at nothing to fulfill Stryker's mission to make healthcare better.
Generate the growth of sports medicine sales. Train doctors on product usage. Help improve the lives of thousands.
Responsibilities and duties
As a Sports Medicine Sales Representative at Stryker, you'll promote and sell our cutting-edge Stryker Endoscopy products, enabling people around the world to recover more quickly and efficiently from sports-related injuries.
If you're passionate about selling medical products designed to help people live healthier lives, we want you on our team. Join Stryker and help us fulfill our mission of improving healthcare.
What we offer
A culture driven to achieve our mission and deliver remarkable results.
Coworkers committed to collaboration and winning the right way.
Quality products that improve the lives of our customers and patients.
Ability to discover your strengths, follow your passion and own your own career.
Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK