1+ months
2018-06-152018-08-19

Sales Representative - Pediatric Nutrition Sales Specialist (Syracuse, NY)

Abbott
Syracuse, NY

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Abbott Nutrition is a division of Abbott, the global, broad-based health care company. Every day, our global team of scientists is working hard to discover and develop nutritional and related health care products that advance the quality of life for people of all ages.

Health care professionals and their patients trust us to provide cutting-edge nutrition products that meet changing nutrition needs. And we deliver on their expectations—providing a vast array of nutritional and therapeutic products that help babies and children grow, work to keep bodies strong, and support the unique needs of patients with chronic illnesses.

We are behind some of the world's most trusted names in pediatric, adult, and healthy living nutritional product brands such as:

  • Similac® Advance®, Similac Expert Care® Alimentum®, and Similac® Soy Isomil® in infant formulas
  • PediaSure® and Pedialyte® for children
  • Ensure® and ZonePerfect® for active adults
  • Glucerna® for people with diabetes
  • EAS® for elite athletes and fitness enthusiasts

    PRIMARY FUNCTION / PRIMARY GOALS / OBJECTIVES:

    This position is responsible for the promotion, management and growth of Abbott Pediatric Nutritional products in hospitals and office settings.
     

    MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

    Specific responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

    • Developing and supporting territory sales goals in each physician’s office service area for Similac, PediaSure and Pedialyte.
    • Calling on hospitals and OB/GYN offices.
    • Comprehensive knowledge of all products, clinical studies, protocols and guidelines as well as the ability to deliver the information in a selling environment.
    • New product launches.
    • Effective administrative skills - must be able to effectively multi-task and remain organized.
    • Budget management.
    • Ability to function independently with a high degree of initiative, independence, and autonomy.
    • Desire to be self- motivated, seeking out success at achieving both short and long term goals

      BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

      • Bachelor's degree required
      • The ideal candidate will be technically knowledgeable with a minimum of two years sales experience

        MISC:

        • Local candidates only please – No Relocation support for this opportunity.
        • Territory: Centered in Syracuse - Includes Watertown, Utica, Cortland, and Cooperstown

        • Travel: 5%
          Job Family: Sales Force
          Division: ANPD Nutrition Products
          Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
          Medical Surveillance: Not Applicable
          Significant Work Activities: Driving a personal auto or company car or truck, or a powered piece of material handling equipment

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