Abbott Value Expansion Specialist, Abbott Diagnostics (Maritimes) in Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia

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, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Status : Full Time/Permanent

Position Overview:

Drive value expansion goals and economic profitability by conducting thorough analyses; customer business reviews; and identifying improvement opportunities within customer segments. The Value Expansion Representative drives to support the Ambassador(s) to improve economic profitability & increase revenue.

Responsibilities:

  • Implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.

  • Analyze; develop and achieve value expansion goals through creation of account-specific plans

  • Review contract compliance (volume; pricing; utilization; efficiency; Free of Charge)

  • Review and assure Abbott adherence to customer KPIs; and identify improvement opportunities

  • Prepare and participate in customer business reviews

  • Support and drive Ambassador in commercial sales and value expansion

  • Support Ambassador in sales process for renewals

  • Provide strategic pricing support

  • Analyze and optimize instrument utilization

  • Manage lifecycle of instruments and assays

  • Cost Per Reportable management

  • Collaborate with Ambassador and other matrix functions to ensure successful achievement of goals

Required Education and Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years of sales experience

  • Bachelors degree

  • Finance knowledge

  • Analytical skills

  • Strong communication and negotiation skills

  • Account management/targeting skills

  • Innovative, strong collaborator and business savvy.

  • Teamwork/teambuilding skills

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Our diversity goals for recruitment, hiring, and retention are embedded in our corporate goals, and our diversity initiatives are supported by the highest level of the organization.

We strongly believe that a diverse workforce fosters more creative and innovative thinking throughout the organization. Creating an inclusive environment, where everyone is respected and valued, enables us to leverage our diversity as a business driver and strengthens our position as a global leader.

Abbott strives to promote and maintain an inclusive, high-performing culture that allows all employees to reach their full potential and contribute to Abbott’s success.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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