Abbott Sales Executive - Florida in Abbott Park, Illinois

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their 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, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

As a leader in molecular diagnostics and the analysis of DNA, RNA, and proteins at the molecular level, Abbott Molecular has over 1000 employees dedicated to manufacturing and marketing more than 450 products worldwide in more than 130 countries. We are committed to advancing molecular testing solutions that guide life’s most profound decisions.

In this role, you will generate new business with targeted; non-enterprise accounts in our Florida territory.

Support customer experience organization with high-risk and upselling renewals for non-enterprise accounts.

Design and deliver unique solutions that result in improved outcomes for customer.

Responsible for selling total solutions to target; non-enterprise accounts (high-risk upselling renewals; new business)

Establish and build deep understanding of account needs; stakeholders and competitive situation.

Build and lead internal cross functional selling team to execute account strategies.

Analyse impact of market trends and factors on customers.

Develop strategic account plans for achieving goals including sales and margin

Identify new business opportunities by initiating; developing or delivering unique solutions that result in improved outcomes for customer and company

Negotiate long term contracts.

Oversee progress of cross-functional implementation team (post-sale).

Identify new business opportunities to expand current share.

Extensive travel

QUALIFICATIONS:

Position requires ability to comprehend and explain various medical conditions and laboratory testing systems and reagents to different levels of expertise including Physicians; Pathologists; Lab Managers; and medical technologists at Hospital; Reference Laboratories; Public Health Departments; Physician Laboratory facilities; and miscellaneous other medical testing facilities.

Continual updating of personal knowledge of Abbott Products and competitive knowledge

10+ years sales or industry (medical device, hospital) experience is required, medical diagnostics experience is preferred. Serve as the primary contact with all accounts in defined territory.

Provides update reports to District Manager regarding territory status; to include forecasts; proposals; and business reviews. Manage territory budget and operates efficiently within that budget.

Determines execution strategy for own accounts.

The Sales Executive interfaces with relevant Executives at Customers Accounts (targeted non-enterprise accounts);Regional Leads (MDs). Key linkages with the Enterprise Team; Sales Functions(Haematology; Transfusion; Lab Solutions Design); Marketing; Finance; Customer Experience

EXPERIENCE:

  • Extensive experience managing key accounts

  • Experience working with senior level stakeholders

  • Ability to influence team member activities (without direct reporting relationship)

  • Strong understanding of key stakeholders and customer dynamics

  • Strong solution selling and relationship building skills

  • Superior communication skills

  • Ability to identify and drive resolution of issues

  • Long-term, strategic focus on account

  • Portfolio management skills

  • Excellent product and industry knowledge

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com