Abbott Medical is currently looking for a new Territory Manager CRM covering Brussels and north Belgium.
In this sales position, you will be responsible for servicing the current customer base, increasing sales within that base and establishing new accounts.
You will also be responsible for effectively dealing with customer complaints and recommending consignment in accounts where necessary.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
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Achieve sales quota per plan by servicing the current customer base, increasing the sales volume to that base and establishing new accounts.
Complexity is moderate (territory and/or assigned accounts, products/services, sales or account management process).
Have moderate authority to make sales commitments for assigned efforts and be accountable for results within established guidelines. May provide input to division-wide sales standards, practices, procedures and policies and/or tenders.
Implement comprehensive sales plans to ensure increased market penetration and establishing of new accounts.
Develop and maintain a good understanding of ABT therapy(ies) and product(s),
Assist technical procedures as per planning requirements,
Prepare reports and draft initial conclusions/basic analysis; and perform required administrative sales duties, e.g., filing expense account reports, scheduling appointments, and making travel plans.
Maintain business operations in accordance with corporate policies in respect to pricing, quotes, credit terms, expense reporting and Quality guidelines.
Follow and share the best practices guidelines before and after the sales call.
Develop knowledge/awareness of competition products.
Proactively plan weekly travel schedule and communicate this through the appropriate channels in his/her country/division
Apply the company Account Profiling system and ensure the following basic information is incorporated in the accounts: people, their preferred behavioral styles, volume of product, competitors, local politics, decision structure including decision makers, needs, brief history, proposed minimum call frequency.
EDUCATION & COMPETENCIES
Basic understanding of ABT (or similar) product lines and acquiring fair understanding of business, financials, products/services, the market and the needs of assigned accounts
Bachelor's Degree or experience equivalent
3-5 years of successful sales experience within medical device industry
Well organized and accustomed to tight deadlines.
Excellent personal computer skills including MS Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point.
Experience to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written and presentation skills
Customer- and results- oriented, self-starter
Languages: Dutch, English + other language is a plus
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.