Field Application Scientist, Inorganic

Job Overview

We are looking for someone with drive, passion, and a competitive spirit to help maximize PerkinElmer's commercial success. This role will specialize in the use of our Inorganic portfolio in chemical, environmental, pharmaceutical and industrial applications. Our ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of the Business Intelligence/Analytics market. We are looking for a team player, with customer relationship building skills, who is hard working, smart, and loves to win.

What We Provide

PerkinElmer provides our customers with critical knowledge, expertise and innovative detection, software, and services solutions so that they can make better decisions for better outcomes. At PerkinElmer, we make a difference everyday – helping scientists, clinicians and governments detect earlier and more accurately to improve the health and safety of people and the environment. Our solutions range from enabling the discovery of more effective diagnostics and therapies, to making sure that the food we eat, the water we drink, and our environment are safe from contaminants.

Our Team

The Discovery and Analytical Solutions group services the Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Food and Beverage, Chemical, Agriculture, and Government markets. The Field Application Scientists works closely with the sales team to optimize the research scope and vision for our customers.

Job Responsibilities

  • Execute technical product demonstrations/presentations to individual prospects and seminar audiences in support of pre-sales activity including workshops and RFI/RFP support for product area
  • Provide subject matter expertise in the areas of inorganic analysis to support customers in understanding how to maximize their use of our software applications
  • Collaborate with all Field Team members to develop and deploy world-class systems and tools and provide front-line support to sales as the Field application Scientist
  • Provide and deliver product training to field (marketing & sales) as new features/functionality is available for designated product and domain specialty
  • Coordinate with Product Management to identify, communicate, and incorporate new product enhancements and also with the Services team to insure we deliver competitive solutions that are differentiated through value as perceived by our customers
  • Characterize the external market by performing pipeline analysis and competitive assessments for region and scientific domain
  • Coordinate with Marketing Communications organization to develop and participate in marketing campaign design and execution as needed
  • Present a professional image at all times to customers, clients and other vendors.

Job Requirements :

  • MS, PhD and/or BS in a scientific discipline or equivalent with 5 plus years in the Inorganic spectroscopy field.
  • Experience and working knowledge of AA, ICP-OES and ICP-MS including sample preparation requirements.
  • Current or previous scientific expertise and experience with a customer focus and excellent communication skills
  • Willingness for as much as 50% overnight travel.

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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