Abbott Product Specialist – Humira in Taguig City, Philippines

The Product Specialist is responsible for the development and management of his/her assigned geographic territory. Key responsibilities include: creating demand for the assigned brand/s through delivering scientific messaging, continuous medical education opportunities to HCP’s and strengthening customer partnerships.

Direct Reports: 0

Key Areas of Accountability:

  • Ability to engage and sustain conversations with HCP to uncover insight and tailor fit the discussion using approved communication plan

  • Provide insights into customer behavior and trends, spot potential business opportunities and recommend innovative ideas on how to partner with key accounts in building and calibrating brand/marketing strategy.

  • Create strategic account plans that includes product enlistment which can be replicated across the territory to achieve business objectives.

  • Analyze competitions market and industry trends to develop territory business strategies for profitable revenue generation and growth.

  • Communicate key forecast metrics based on patient numbers, consumption, inventory requirements across territory to meet Key Performance Indicators.

  • Support pricing strategies, implementation of patient centric programs & marketing activities to drive Key Performance Indicators.

  • Support Medical team in developing and maintaining the Key Opinion Leaders pool

  • Discuss therapeutic area and shape discussion to achieve a positive response from the key customers. Contribute in establishing strong customer knowledge and market intelligence.

  • Recommend potential Brand Team programs which will make a positive impact on patients’ lives.

  • Ensure all activities are executed with professionalism and in compliance with Abbott and AbbVie code of business procedures and practices, industry codes and is within all statutory requirements.

Job Specification

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Minimum 3-4 years of strong sales track record in Specialty Healthcare (preferably in a bio-pharmaceutical environment)

  • Excellent in verbal and written communication

Competencies required:

  • Good analytical skills, results-oriented, self-motivated with the ability to interact effectively in all levels of management.

  • Good team player with strong interpersonal and negotiation skills, good sound judgment, strong work ethic and has the ability to manage and motivate and work cross-functionally

  • Ability to communicate with the key stakeholders (Doctors, Pharmacists, Purchasers)

  • Proven good record on planning and organizational skills with great attention to details

  • Excellent in presentation skills

Minimum Qualification:

  • College education - preferably pharmacy or science graduate

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