Abbott Sales Specialist in Macquarie Park, Australia

Abbott is a global healthcare company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies that span the breadth of healthcare. At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your 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.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a skilled, enthusiastic Sales Representative within the Haematology/Automatic Solutions space to support our expanding business within Abbott Diagnostics.

This position will report to the Technical Solutions Design Manager. In alignment with network strategy, this position will develop account level opportunity strategy, execute technical sales activities displaying a high level of knowledge of our IACC and sound working knowledge of Assays, Haematology, Informatics and Automation solutions.

The main aspects of this role include:

  • Participate in the development of overall network strategy

  • Uncovering needs and opportunities through a sound working knowledge of Abbott solutions

  • Utilise resources such as Haematology, Informatics, Automation/Workflow Specialists, Enterprise Account Managers (EAM), and Sales management to effectively execute account level strategy

  • Participate in solution pricing activities and provide platform specific contributions to tenders working in partnership with EAM, Marketing, Finance and Management

  • Execute Marketing initiatives with assistance of Product Managers, utilizing playbook guide for platform and assay focus and relevant programs

  • Maintain AFORCE minimum utilisation commitments including call rates with appropriate pre and post call follow-up, maintaining contact information accuracy, TAM information and accurate pipeline management of opportunities.

  • Understand competitor environment and apply it to the sales strategy

In addition to the above, the relevant experience is required:

  • Relevant tertiary education

  • ADD assay technical knowledge

  • High level of knowledge of our IACC and sound working knowledge of Assays, Haematology, Informatics and Automation solutions.

  • Excellent product and industry knowledge

  • Strong understanding of key stakeholders and customer dynamics

  • Experience managing key accounts and working with senior level stakeholders

  • Proven success at winning contracts at large, complex accounts

This role will work within a team of very capable and passionate individuals committed to getting the best outcomes for the patients and the customers that we serve.

Abbott provides some fantastic benefits for our employees, these include:

  • Reimbursed Flu Vaccination

  • Discounted Healthcare

  • Discounted Shares program

  • Excellent Superannuation Options

  • Salary Sacrifice Options

  • AND…..Lots, lots more

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please visit our careers site at www.abbottcareers.com for more information

Abbott is an equal opportunity employer

We ask that recruiters respect our internal recruitment process and PSA panel, and refrain from contacting us, or referring candidates to this role.

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