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Key Account Manager Gastroenterology

Petah Tikva, Central District
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The Europe & Canada (EUCAN) Business unit supports Takeda's mission at a regional level and as the leader in rare diseases and specialty care, we champion better health and a brighter future for patients, healthcare providers and our people.

Across the EUCAN BU, patients come first in every decision we make. We develop strategic partnerships which deliver value for society and create a culture within which our people can thrive and reach their full potential.

Our mission is to empower and enable our people to fulfill their potential by embracing diversity and creating a high-performance, collaborative working environment. In the EUCAN region integrity is one of our key values. We put patients, trust and reputation before business and this is one of the main reasons why our people choose to work here.

Job ID R0111907 Date posted 02/05/2024 Location Petah Tikva, Central District

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity as Key Account Manager Gastroenterology in Israel (Jerusalem Area). In this role, you will be responsible for maximizing utilization and patient outcomes of the Takeda offering (portfolio of pharmaceutical products and services) in designated territories/accounts. You will drive account stakeholder relationships; develop and monitor long-term relationships between Takeda, the account and its key stakeholders. Furthermore, you will be responsible for driving and achieving the business objectives within the allocated budget

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Account Management

  • Understand the account situation, challenges and needs
  • Formulate comprehensive, robust and insight-driven key account plans
  • Deliver on agreed objectives and tactics within the key accounts in order to drive
    Takeda performance
  • Ensure account plans, objectives and KPIs are transparent to the whole account team and senior leaders (captured in SMILE CRM)
  • Manage the account plan execution according to agreed timelines and budget
  • Conduct market surveillance and communicate in-field intelligence on customer insights, external stakeholder activities and trends to key internal stakeholders
    (including commercial, medical, market access, CEE)

  • Support and collaborate with In-Field Market Access territory partner to gain product access to local formularies and/or protocols within own accounts.
  • In coordination with supply chain, ensure Takeda product(s) is/are available at account level 
  • Operate in a manner that is always in line with compliance and legal requirements and
    according to the marketing and sales strategies.
  • Act as an ambassador of the Takeda brand, its vision and values

Stakeholder Engagement

  • Develop long-term relationships between Takeda and key strategic accounts and
    their stakeholders
  • Identify key external stakeholders and develop deep understanding of their needs, collaborating on initiatives and co-creating mutually beneficial solutions that will add value to them and the patients
  • Drive the implementation of the innovative offerings with key stakeholders and help differentiate Takeda from its competitors
  • Support and advise Healthcare professionals on the correct use of Takeda product and services portfolio.

Cross-Functional Team Leadership

  • Proactively coordinate collaboration with medical and market access (and other internal stakeholders)  to ensure alignment in objectives and activities with accounts and external stakeholders.
  • Monitor the account plan progress and hold collaborators, and self, accountable as agreed
  • Lead the core account team meetings and present account plans and progress at relevant
    local meetings to the management
  • Identify and address any collaboration misalignments

Operational Excellence

  • Prioritize and manage accounts within assigned territory by assessing appropriate business opportunities through contacts with key decision-makers and important local stakeholders
  • Systematically analyze success of plans (e.g. sales, market developments, competitors) and propose mitigating actions as needed.
    Use learnings to further improve planning and execution
  • Make changes as needed based on new business opportunities and changes in the market place to achieve financial objectives

Who we are looking for:

Critical Skills and Competencies

  • You bring a strategic Approach: balancing between the long-term vision while driving the short-term goals
  • You have a collaborative spirit establishing productive relationships and partners with others across the organization to ensure common understanding of objectives and achieve shared goals
  • You have a strong drive for results: holding yourself and others accountable for delivering on commitments that align with our short- and long-term goals, never forgetting the end result is to help patients through innovation in medicine
  • You engage Others and communicate with Impact: motivating and influencing others to gain support for ideas, strategies and actions in service to providing superior pharmaceutical products to patients; provides appropriate background so that messages are meaningful with audiences
  • You are Customer & Patient centric and focus on customer satisfaction and delivers a quality service or product to the agreed standards; understands the unmet needs of the patients

Experience and Education

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Minimum of 3 years of industry experience with at least 1 years within a hospital and/or
    specialty care environment
  • Experience in managing customer relationships across the full spectrum of customer types in healthcare industry.
  • Account management experience desirable.
  • Therapy and Product area knowledge
  • Healthcare environment knowledge

Locations

Petach Tikva, Israel

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

Time Type

Full time
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