Instrumentation Laboratory

Sales Consultant - Hemostasis - Sacramento, CA

3+ months agoSacramento, CA

Overview

Werfen

 

Werfen, founded in 1966, is a worldwide developer, manufacturer and distributor of specialized diagnostic instruments, related reagents, automation workcells, and data management solutions for use primarily in hospitals and independent clinical laboratories. The Company’s business lines include Hemostasis, Acute Care, and Autoimmunity diagnostics, as well as Original Equipment Manufacturing.  Our success comes from a specific focus in these rapidly evolving diagnostic areas, our commitment to customers, and our dedication to innovation and quality. We’re passionate about providing healthcare professionals the most valuable and complete solutions to improve hospital efficiency and enhance patient care.

 

Our North American Commercial Operations, as well as our Headquarters and Technology Center for Hemostasis and Acute Care Diagnostics, are based in Bedford, MA.  Our Headquarters and Technology Center for Autoimmunity Diagnostics is based in San Diego, CA. Additionally, our Technology Center for Hemostasis and Blood Gas Reagents is in Orangeburg, NY, and our Technology Center for Whole Blood Hemostasis is in San Diego, CA.

 

Position Summary:

Within the assigned territory, responsible for direct sales of company products and services. Contributes to the attainment of individual, area and company goals and objectives.

Responsibilities

Key Accountabilities

  • Achieves annual sales objectives as set forth by management.
  • Analyzes existing and anticipated customer requirements and promotes consideration and purchase of company products and services.
  • Initiates and develops contacts with customers, both existing and potential, with focus on new sales opportunities.
  • Prepares and delivers effective product/sales presentations.
  • Maintains all aspects of the Werfen Customer Database and Property Accountability Documents.
  • Achieves and maintains a high level of competency in knowledge and positioning of Werfen products and services.  Strives to achieve similar competency regarding competitive systems.
  • Prepares accurate and effective quotations in accordance with existing policy and procdure.
  • Prepares accurate forecasts and other sales reports as required.
  • Prepares an annual territory business plan, with consideration of current corporate and area focus and objectives.
  • Is responsible for complying with all appropriate ISO mandated policies, procedures, work instructions and other duties and responsibilities as assigned by Sales Management.

Networking/Key Relationships

 

This role will interface on a regular basis with:

  • Marketing
  • Sales Operations
  • Client Services
  • Technical Service
  • Information Technology

Qualifications

Minimum Knowledge & Experience required for the position:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or Scientific discipline or equivalent experience required.
  • Minimum of 3 years prior sales experience (medical and/or capital sales experience preferred), or equivalent business experience required.

Management has the discretion of substituting relevant work experience for a degree and/or making exceptions to the years of experience requirement.

 

Skills & Capabilities:

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Strong customer focus with customer service mindset
  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication.
  • Goal and action oriented
  • Ability to create working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently with little daily oversight
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities while driving results in a fast paced and deadline driven environment
  • Ability to create and execute sales presentations that focus on value creation

Travel Requirements:

  • Up to 50% travel.

If you are interested in constantly learning and being challenged on a daily basis we encourage you to submit your resume or CV. 

 

Werfen appreciates and values diversity. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V

 

We operate directly in over 30 countries, and in more than 100 territories through distributors. Annual revenue is approximately $2 billion and more than 5,000 employees around the world comprise  our Werfen team.

 

www.werfen.com

 

Client-provided location(s): Sacramento, CA, USA
Job ID: 92683758