GlaxoSmithKline Account Manager - Vaccines in Olympia, Washington

Account Manager - Vaccines

  • Requisition ID:WD141473

  • Position:Full time

  • Open date:Oct 12, 2017 2:09 PM

  • Functional area:Sales

  • Location:



  • Required degrees:Bachelors

  • Experience required:4 years

  • Relocation:No

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Basic qualifications:• Bachelor’s Degree

• Valid Driver’s License

• 4 years’ pharmaceutical sales experience

• Must be able and willing to drive or operate a vehicle – driving is an essential function of this role.

Preferred qualifications:• 4 years’ of Account Management experience directly involved in hospitals / hospital systems or public health systems

• Master’s Degree – Business, Public Health, Hospital Admin, etc.

• 2 years Vaccine sales experience

• Contract Experience

Details:As a Private Account Manager within the Vaccines Business Unit, you will be accountable for developing and growing strategically key accounts within the Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) and/or Medical Group customer segments. By clearly understanding the needs of your customers, you and your team will develop and deliver customer value propositions that describe how the VBU’s immunization product and service solutions can create superior customer value.

Utilizing effective account management strategies, you will be responsible for developing new and existing customer account opportunities and for nurturing long-term business partnerships. As a successful Private Account Manager, you will add to the growth of the VBU overall, by generating demand for our immunization products and solutions; and increasing revenues through renewable business relationships.

Develop, manage and grow key customer relationships by orchestrating the deployment of VBU resources to provide comprehensive immunization product and service solutions to strategically important accounts.

Lead the development and execution of the B2B selling process for targeted key accounts in coordination with sales force teammates and home office stakeholders:

• Account research, planning and goal setting.

• Account needs and opportunities identification.

• Value proposition development and delivery.

• Purchasing and implementation / first order facilitation.

• Value proposition reinforcement.

• Account expansion strategy and tactics.

• Capture and share best practices with field and home office stakeholders to increase institutional knowledge of IDN and Medical Group segments.

• Establish and manage territory goals.

Responsible for managing several projects at any given time. The implementation of an IDN / Medical Group vaccine portfolio conversion is highly complex and the PAM will be responsible for managing multiple conversions in any given quarter.

This position operates within a highly-regulated environment. Will require internal GSK collaboration with RSD, contracting, legal, marketing and other functional areas as required. Ideas generated by the position will have an impact on GSK as the role is a novel approach to specific types of customer, customer who operate horizontally and/or vertically integrated healthcare systems.

Interpersonal Skills:

• Ability to listen and understand customer needs.

• Ability to translate customer needs into a customer value proposition.

• Applying flexible and creative thinking when developing new business solutions and value propositions that meet the needs of the customer.

• Communicating value propositions using written and oral presentation methods.

• Ability to negotiate and gain customer agreement for solutions that benefit both GSK and the customer.

• Building relationships with multiple stakeholders across internal divisions (PPV, Med Center, Pharma) and external customers.

• Influencing and facilitating the execution of business plans that impact multiple teams and individuals

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