Commercial Management Graduate / Future Leader Programme

Basic qualifications:

Commercial Management Graduate Programme (Sales & Marketing)

What's this area all about?

Commercial Management in Pharmaceuticals is about bringing medicines to market that save lives and tackle chronic illnesses. Our commercial teams are responsible for understanding our patients, consumers and customers. They then develop and implement strategies so more people can do more, feel better and live longer.

What is this career path like?

Our Commercial Management graduate pathway will stimulate your early career development through broad-ranging experiences. It's our aim to equip you to become a future leader in our business. Your development will come through challenging job rotations, supported by formal learning and coaching. You'll have the benefit of improving your commercial management skills while gaining valuable leadership training in the pharmaceutical industry.

What will I learn?

From the start, your job rotations will provide a high level of responsibility and a breadth of experience across the core areas of our commercial business. You'll quickly develop the foundation skills, knowledge and experience that a future leader would need to know through graduate-specific leadership training. Specifically, we'll help you build skills in marketing, sales, and project and customer management. You will attend a number of 'core' training courses and also have the opportunity to shape your development and attend courses that are specific to your needs and interests.

We are looking for young professionals with these characteristics to achieve our goals:

  • Bachelor of programs such as: Business administration, Marketing, Finance or Industrial Engineering; with no more than 2 year of graduation (September 2015 to September 2017)
  • Less than 2 years of work experience
  • Fluent English and Spanish (written and spoken is a must)
  • Right to live and work in Panama
  • Availability to do field work and tours around different places in Panama
  • driver licence (is a must)
  • Flexibility in terms of location.

Competencies:

  • Leadership skills
  • Decision Making
  • Analytical skills
  • People Oriented
  • Business Solutions

Preferred qualifications:

However, if you have the following, it would be a plus:

Previous experience in sales, commercial or marketing roles as assistant, analyst or intern

Details:

We are a science-led global healthcare company with a mission: we want to help people to do more, feel better, live longer.

In over 150 countries, and 300 years of history, GSK has a deep commitment to improving healthcare by developing innovative new medicines and widening access around the world.

We research and develop a broad range of innovative products, such as vaccines, medicines and consumer healthcare products, including: Sensodyne, CataflamPro/ Voltaren, Theraflu / Trimedal, Parodontax, Panadol, Polident and Otrivin.

GSK Employees are known to work across boundaries, so you will enjoy the benefits of being part of a diverse multicultural and multifunctional team, getting inspired through Drive Performance and a healthy and inclusive environment. We are known to have a positive mindset and always Live by Our Values, so here you will be very proud to do the right thing for patients.

Being a GSK employee allows you to challenge and to change by improving the way we do business, and impacting the way we Develop our own Capability and Talent. At GSK you will achieve your career ambitions through your personal and professional development.

With a commitment to integrity and respect for people you will work in an inclusive, sustainable and healthy environment, getting inspired by making the difference and playing an important role on the benefit of millions of patients and consumer worldwide.

Find out what life at GSK is really like www.gsk.com

Contact information:

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