Extremities Sales Representative II (Washington D.C)
Reporting to a Director of Sales, the Extremities Sales Representative is responsible for exceeding sales quota within an assigned territory by driving the market acceptance of Smith & Nephew products.
The position requires the ability to assimilate and deliver a high level of technical information as it relates to extremities products and to sell their advantages over the competition.
business plan under the direction of DOS.
Achieves sales quotas by driving incremental market share
of products sold in assigned area.
Responsible for field inventory and sales samples as assigned.
Convert key surgeons to product and technique by using a high level of technical and surgical knowledge through a consultative
Continuously assesses the customer base to identify new business opportunities.
Develops a targeted sales strategy with DOS to ensure follow up.
Provides technical and logistical advice to customers to help achieve the sales objectives in assigned direct sales territories.
Establishes, develops and maintains field contact with key orthopaedic surgeons, podiatrists, hospitals
staff – supply chain – admin),
and associated clinic staff.
Conducts Orthopedic and Podiatric “In-Service Training Programs”
Med Ed Programs
at hospitals , ambulatory surgical centers and applicable clinics as scheduled and required.
Develops rapport with personnel at target hospitals
and ambulatory surgical centers within specific areas, with an emphasis on extremity specialists (Lower Extremity / Foot & Ankle ), Upper Extremity ( Hand & Wrist / Elbow).
Acquires in-depth knowledge of the key products and competitor offerings.
with clinical publications and developments as the relate to targeted product line.
Works closely with Market Managers and Clinical Specialists to evaluate new products in the procedure specific category and to target and sell to key national surgeons.
Establish regular performance
evaluations to ensure targeted development of the
for territory growth
( technical / clinical / procedural / relational / financial ).
Acts as a liaison between customer and S&N cross functional support services.
Provides timely feedback to marketing on any product performance issues.
Attends key shows and educational events as a champion of Smith & Nephew products.
Works in conjunction with Trauma Specialists to maximize territory opportunities.
Requirements- Travel-Domestic-Up to 75%
Bachelor's degree in business/marketing or related field.
Minimum 4 years direct sales experience, preferably in medical device industry.
Experience with selling product or technology to multiple call points in the hospital, including surgeons, nursing and administration.
Demonstrated consistent track record of sales success.
Personal integrity and accountability.
High degree of self motivation coupled with excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiating skills.
Demonstrated success using teamwork, working with customers, vendors and cross functional internal teams.
Ability to prepare and deliver presentations and demos as the technical expert.
Strong analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
Ability to interface and influence at multiple organizational levels.
Tenacious and resilient in overcoming objections to closure of orders.
US-District of Columbia-Washington
Advanced Surgical Devices
Smith & Nephew Inc. - 21 months ago