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Product Sales Specialist - Research Consumables

Company: Danaher
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health.

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since Q1 - 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

We are looking for a talented Research Consumables Sales Specialist to join our expert commercial and scientific teams of employees across the world. Do you have a passion for helping customers advance scientific research in academia, biotech and pharma and thrive in the competitive and innovative research space that is New England? Then we would love to hear from you.

What you'll do:

  • Financial Performance:
  • Accountable to achieve orders & sales OP target for accounts/territory.
  • Forecast orders/sales with applicable sales funnel tools and reports in assigned accounts/territory.
  • Territory Management and Business Planning:
  • Create a business plan for assigned accounts/territory including, but not limited to opportunity development, competitive strategies & targets.
  • Build strong business relationships & formulate account strategies to continuously strengthen relationship within the assigned accounts/territory.
  • Continuously develop and maintain a network of key opinion leaders within the assigned accounts/territory.
  • Track and communicate market trends to/from the field including observations on competitors while developing and leading effective counter-strategies.
  • Create and maintain customer contact records, opportunities and projects/forecasts in the relevant CRM tools.
  • Product and Technical expertise:
  • Develop and maintain technical competency in core technologies through consistent upskilling to better serve a constantly evolving customer market in key research hubs.
  • Effectively communicate knowledge on technologies, products and services in terms that are relevant to customers.
  • Differentiate assigned product offerings during various stages of the sales process, using Cytiva resources and marketing tools to actively support customer through decision-making process for a successful outcome for Cytiva.

Who you are:

  • Team player with an exceptional ability to work cross-functionally for success in the Life Sciences arena: Bachelor's Degree or a minimum of 3 years of selling experience in a medical, healthcare or technical field (e.g. biomedical engineering, medical physics) or Life Sciences field is mandatory.
  • Impeccable attention to customer relationship management with consultative selling abilities and ability to interface with both internal team members and external customers as part of a total solutions-selling approach.
  • Proven and progressive previous experience in sales/services/promotions to C-suite and technical decision makers.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent negotiation and closing skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Ability to travel with a valid motor vehicle license.

Who we are:

Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you'll feel right at home here. If you're flexible, curious and relentless, you'll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

Want to know more? Experience life at Cytiva on our Careers website, Instagram channel and LinkedIn page!

Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission of helping us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

Cytiva is part of the Danaher family of companies, a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.


Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available here.

Keywords: Danaher, Cambridge , Product Sales Specialist - Research Consumables, Other , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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