Shire Account Lead - Fortaleza in Remote, Brazil

The primary role of this position is to effectively promote Shire’s Rare Diseases products within the defined region:( Ceará, Maranhão and Amazonas )

Responsibilities

  • Professionally and ethically promote Rare Disease products;

  • Effectively interact with physicians involved in high complexity market. (E.g.: Oncology, CNS , Immunology);

  • Understand patient flow and continuum of care

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key customers across multiple settings

  • Lead KOL initiatives across territory. Participate to local scientific / medical events

  • Establishes and manages effective programs and seminars to increase disease awareness and product adoption.

  • Effectively utilize medical / marketing knowledge and resources to support education / sales messages and address different customer needs and reach sales objectives.

  • Work in close collaboration with marketing and medical affairs to implement tactics to optimize compliance to our products.

  • Maintain accurate activity report and customer information.

  • Demonstrate an enthusiastic understanding of different medical environments including diagnosis process and treatment protocols for each relevant treatment centers.

  • Facilitate collaboration and communication between all stakeholders and other relevant functions within Shire

  • Provide support to marketing and medical initiatives providing relevant territory and customer info and advise for optimal investments in the region,

  • Provide disease state education to all key customer groups

  • Execute integrated territory business plans that incorporate goals for target therapeutic areas

Education & Experience Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with specialty pharmaceuticals sales or orphan drugs.

  • Advanced or Healthcare related degree

  • Good understanding of Brazilian health care system (private and public system)

  • Experience in Hospital environment

  • Commercialization of high cost medication

  • Highly competitive environment

  • High level of domestic travel

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Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.