1+ months

Director, Community Health Solutions (Field - NY/NJ)

Canton, MA 02021


Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.

I. JOB SUMMARY

The Director of Community Health Solutions (NY/NJ Territory) is a field-based access, and communication professional responsible for a high volume of account pull-through by building and maintaining effective relationships with government first responders (police, EMS), State and County Departments of Health, school districts, and clinicians, within a designated region. The role will be responsible for the New York and New Jersey territory.The ideal candidate is a well-spoken, enthusiastic and organized person with the ability to work proactively and confidently with all stakeholders, including physicians, mid-level clinicians, as well as government leadership.

This a field-based(remote/virtual)role, with a strong preference for candidates in NY or NJ.

II. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Working collaboratively with the Government Affairs Director to establish a region business plan to meet and exceed access and pull-through goals for various account types including county and local government, Opioid Treatment Programs, Naloxone Distribution Programs, Public Health Agencies, Police Departments, Fire Departments, EMT/Ambulance Companies and other similar and/or large strategic accounts.
  • Develop strategies and tactics to exceed objectives as noted within the regional business plan, prepare and present an annual territory plan and weekly update reports, analyzing each market channel potential, and Adapt products market share, challenges/opportunities.;
  • Establish new accounts by planning and organizing daily work schedule to call on existing or potential referral sources to ensure steady stream of referrals;
  • Increase utilization of NARCAN NASAL SPRAY 4MG through effective communication and adherence to a sequential process which includes preparation of client-specific presentations and other data to respond to client needs and effectively gain access;
  • Determine and anticipate potential changes within the government and community health care marketplace and alert Government Affairs Director so the appropriate steps can be initiated;
  • Identify and target decision-makers in busy government and community healthcare centers to influence vendor selection;
  • Identify and interact with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) in assigned territory;
  • Maintain frequent contact with the marketing department regarding key developments, opportunities and requests from KOLs;
  • Expand knowledge base by working with Market Access, by: attending abuse related educational programs; reviewing clinical publications; establishing personal networks with abuse deterrent, government and community healthcare partners and participate in local professional societies;
  • This role will also work in conjunction with various departments within the organization to drive access and remove barriers to the companys products;
  • Identify and target decision-makers in busy government and community healthcare centers to influence vendor selection;
  • Work collaboratively with the Government Affairs Director to expedite growth in new and existing prescriber accounts.

III. MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS

  • Understanding and passion to assist those suffering from chronic substance abuse, dependency and the associated comorbid conditions.
  • Understanding of how the political environment (both local and national) can affect patient access to products.
  • Strong critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts using a consultative selling approach.
  • Working knowledge of the pharmaceutical development process and health care environment.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with key customer stakeholders is essential
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Strong project management skills, ability to manage multiple high priorities, identify resource needs, drive to completion, prepare reports, and evaluate results.
  • Strong business analytic skills to assess potential opportunities across the region
  • Excellent interpersonal, and oral and written communication skills.
  • Skilled in presenting and tailoring presentation to audience, engaging audience and adapting to last minute change
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent required.
  • Eight or more years of experience in a pharmaceutical/biotech sales role Three or more years of experience in an account management role.
  • Experience at a state-level lobbyist preferred
  • Strong sales acumen with documented sales successes
  • Prior experience with opioid antagonist or related products and/or experience within substance abuse treatment environment.
  • Extensive travel may be required, including overnights.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Individuals with qualifying medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs or practices that may prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.

There are physical/mental demands and work environment characteristics that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. This information is available upon request from the candidate.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform all essential functions.

Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and values the diversity of our workforce. Emergent does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Information submitted will be used by Emergent BioSolutions for activities related to your prospective employment. Emergent BioSolutions respects your privacy and any use of the information submitted will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy<> .

Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.

ABOUT EMERGENT

Protecting and Enhancing 1 billion lives by 2030 focuses our energy to improve the quality of life for individuals around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience the fullness of life.

Our drive towards this vision informs all of our actionswhether it is our approach to product development, manufacturing, encouraging employee health and wellness or giving back to the communitywe strive every day to achieve this shared goal.

WE BELIEVE IN OUR VALUES

  • Stand shoulder to shoulder no matter what
    • We combine our best thinking and communicate openly to support each other.
  • Break through thinking
    • We take smart risks, pursue innovation and challenge ourselves to constantly improve.
  • Own it always
    • Every person at Emergent is engaged and accountable for delivering on our commitments.
  • Compete where it counts
    • We set the right goals and respect each other as we conquer them together.

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  • Biotechnology
Posted: 2022-04-01 Expires: 2022-06-05

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Director, Community Health Solutions (Field - NY/NJ)

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