Abbott Key Account Manager B2B (m/f) in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

JOB DESCRIPTION:

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

In Germany, Abbott has approximately 2,700 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott`s German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. St. Jude Medical is now Abbott.

Abbott Diabetes Care (ADC) in Wiesbaden / Delkenheim is looking for a

Key Account Manager B2B (m/f)

who will be proactively developing business relationships with existing key accounts and drive new business opportunities, while ensuring execution of commercial processes leading to greater operational effectiveness, customer satisfaction and meeting sales target.

Responsibilities:

  • Foster business growth with existing clients and develop new opportunities in the Clinical Trials business with new customers

  • Co-ordinate and prepare customer proposals and budgets for new and existing business opportunities

  • Assess business impact of contracting opportunities to include overall profitability and impact on sales and margin

  • Supervise all customer orders are executed on time minimizing delays to customer

  • Liaise with the appropriate internal departments to ensure operations are running with no delays

  • Anticipate changes in the market environment and provide appropriate strategic recommendations maximizing our commercial objectives

  • Support the Global Clinical Trials Manager to implement the core business processes of SOP, NPI, to ensure Clinical Trials commercial delivery

  • Develop and streamline the commercial business processes with an aim to simplify processes whilst maintaining effectiveness

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or Life Science

  • Min 3 years of work experience required

  • Previous experience in strategic consultancy or in commercial function with pharmaceutical & medical device products. Experience in the Clinical Trials Market would be a plus

  • Self-starter who is target driven, thrives on success, ability to be autonomous and self-motivated.

  • Critical for success: demonstrated analytical capabilities and problems solving skills, negotiation skills, and contract/legal experience, excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Innovative thinking: ability to identify improvement opportunities, challenge status quo and drive changes as required.

  • Incumbent will demonstrate the necessary, self-motivation, attitude, confidence and leadership to work collaboratively with other commercial channels, across functions, with other divisions, functional peers such as Marketing, Contract Marketing, Credit/Finance and Account Sales & Services to deliver business results and solutions

  • Fluent in English, other languages are a plus.

  • Travel up to 25%

Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.

JOB FAMILY:

Sales Force

DIVISION:

LOCATION:

Germany > Wiesbaden-Delkenheim : G02

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

Yes, 15 % of the Time

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

No

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Not Applicable

Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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