IQVIA National Sales Director - Sanofi - 2669633 in Dallas, Texas
The National Sales Director (Project Lead) will be responsible for the operations and oversight of IQVIA Regional Sales Directors and a team of Key Account Managers who will be promoting approved client products within key institutions, IDN’s etc. He/she will also be responsible for delivering on all contractual obligations, as well as personnel and operational requirements. The Project Lead will work across the IQVIA organization and collaborate both internally and with the client to ensure effective execution of integrated solutions.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Client’s main point of contact regarding the commercial project work
Work closely with the client partner to create, manage, and maintain project plans and timelines including key milestones, business rules, workflows, and ensure alignment with IQVIA and client objectives
Facilitate clear communication to all relevant internal and external stakeholders and understanding of decisions, deliverables, action items, direction, etc. through regular status reports and project meetings
Drive, analyze, and report on performance/progress (KPI’s/scorecard/priorities/key deliverables).
Provide updates and feedback to key internal and client stakeholders
Apply operational knowledge to ensure successful delivery throughout the life cycle of the project
Identify trends and potential obstacles to achieving project goals
Manage the cross-functional collaboration across the internal IQVIA team and the client team to ensure all operational project deliverables/milestones are achieved
Responsible for conducting personnel/ HR related actions associated with IQVIA Regional Sales Directors such as hiring (interviews, employment offers), performance management (performance reviews, development or disciplinary plans, termination), and personnel issues
Provide support and oversight for personnel/HR related actions conducted by the IQVIA Regional Directors associated with IQVIA Sales Representatives
Provide administrative oversight and approval of IQVIA Regional Director expense reports; monitors compliance with expense policies
Coordinate meetings and associated components as needed
Education, Experience, & Other Requirements:
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree (B. A. or B.S.) from a four-year accredited college or university
10+ years’ experience in Pharmaceutical/Medical Sales industry
5+ years Sales leadership experience
Experience as second-line manager overseeing a team of nation/region-wide first-line managers and sales team preferred
Experience working with a CSO preferred
Key Account Management experience strongly preferred (e.g. experience in a hospital, Long Term Care, or Business to Business)
Contracting experience with GPOs/Large Hospitals a plus
Buy and Bill and orthopedic experience preferred
Sales operations and/or project management experience is a plus
Previous experience in the visco supplement market strongly preferred
Ability to effectively communicate directly with the client to ensure that all goals and objectives are being met
Strong business acumen and ability to clearly and concisely convey and report detailed information to internal sales management, as well as the client
Ability to work cross-functionally within a team environment
Ability to work at IQVIA corporate office and client corporate office as needed
Ability to travel as needed
Knowledge, Skills, & Core Competencies:
Strong Leadership and planning and organization skills
Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving abilities
Strong attention to detail with ability to prioritize/multi-task
Demonstrates integrity, sound judgment, and excellent decision-making abilities
Collaborative and adaptable
Thrives in ambiguous situations
Customer orientation & customer focus
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Good technical skills and proficiency with Excel, Word, PowerPoint (Microsoft Office)
At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 67,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at jobs.iqvia.com .
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At IQVIA, we have a vision. Where every healthcare decision is based on evidence. Where data science and human science come together to improve global health. Where new and creative solutions aren’t just possible – they are expected.
Thank you for your interest in growing your career with us. It takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage to transform healthcare. The 56,000+ employees of the IQVIA family of companies, including Q2 Solutions, are reimagining a world without the consequences of disease. We are brave minds bringing powerful ideas to reality. At IQVIA, you can truly make an impact in an environment where you’re supported to succeed.
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