International Product Specialist Oncology

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Product development
  3. Netherlands
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posting date: 20 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

An international biotechnology company is advertising a vacancy for an International Product Specialist - Oncology to be based with their European teams in a home-based capacity. The organisation develops and commercialises non-invasive methods for analyzing DNA. This position is an exciting opportunity to join this company's commercial operations and significantly bolster their career.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Recruit and educate key opinion leaders and practitioners from the oncology and genetics communities.
  • Source, close, and implement deals with top medical centres, clinical laboratory partners, and distributors.
  • Design and execute local marketing programs and presentations to a variety of medical audiences and represent the company at regional and international oncology conferences.
  • Understand reimbursement dynamics in key markets; work with market access and commercial leadership teams and with local partners to pursue coverage accordingly.
  • Lead submissions for public tenders.
  • Liaise with external KOLs and internal teams on Investigator Initiated Trials (IITs).
  • Establish productive relationships and work with internal departments (support, clinical, lab ops, engineering, etc.) to achieve territory goals, clear roadblocks, or solve customer problems as they arise.
  • Work closely with regional managers and regional directors to review opportunities and provide proactive, regular reports on progress to goals.
  • Use the software and other productivity tools to plan sales calls, record customer interactions, and capture new business opportunities.

Skills and Requirements:

  • An MBA, Master's degree, or MD / PhD in a relevant field from a top-ranked school.
  • Background in biological sciences, genetics and/or demonstrated desire to work in diagnostics
  • At least 5 years of experience and demonstrated success in leading market access projects and government affairs for novel molecular diagnostic products (oncology, organ transplant, women's health, etc.).
  • Good understanding, across multiple countries, of local insurance systems, reimbursement, regulatory requirements, pricing frameworks, advocacy channels, influential medical societies
  • Ability to speak relevant languages.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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