Exelixis is a small biotechnology company that is looking for an entrepreneur that can autonomously manage a larger geography and would like to grow with the organization.
Specifically, we are looking for an oncology sales professional that is well established within Utah. This will require a successful, self-
motivated candidate with a proven track record to access and influence oncologists. An Exelixis Oncology Account Manager will also need to help our company further refine the ways in which we compliantly interact with healthcare professionals while being a part of a team that embraces an atmosphere of healthy competition.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Responsible for dissemination of clinical information about Exelixis’ products and services for patients to healthcare professionals including medical oncologists, oncology nurses, office managers, reimbursement manager, and pharmacists.
The selling approach requires strong account based selling skills and clinical acumen
Achieve sales growth in the territory, which results in exceeding sales expectations
Effective territory management as it relates to targeting, frequency and messaging
Must be able to establish and maintain relationships, trust and credibility with oncologists and total office personnel
Must be viewed by oncology community as a resource and assist with product availability in hospitals and cancer clinics
Must be willing to provide promotional conference attendance to institutions and office practices
Must be able to compliantly educate physicians on the appropriate use of approved inhibitor
Establish Exelixis’ positive reputation in key academic institutions and leading cancer centers
Achieve all above objectives while operating inside of current compliance guidelines
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE / SKILLS :
Master’s degree in related discipline and 3 years of related experience; or
BS / BA degree in related discipline and at least 5 years of related experience; or
Equivalent combination of education and experience
Minimum of three years of oncology sales experience
Launch experience preferred
Representative Relationship Management, Customer Focus, Team Work, Communication, Influence & Persuasion
Ability to persuade by presenting complex clinical information
Strong business planning a requirement
Ability to work independently
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.
It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.