Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Luton

Description

Salary: Competitive


RIA Business Unit

South East Wales


At AstraZeneca we believe in the potential of our people and we’ll develop you beyond what you thought possible. We make the most of your skills and passion by actively supporting you to see what you can achieve no matter where you start with us. As a Local Account Manager in the RIA Business Unit, you’ll play a pivotal role in channelling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.


Luton is home to our UK Marketing Company (UKMC), responsible for the marketing of our medicines in the UK. Here you’ll also find colleagues from AstraZeneca’s corporate functions and our European and International regions’ sales and marketing teams. As a member of the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI), all of our sales, marketing and communications activities are subject to the ABPI Code of Practice.. If you’re inspired by the possibilities of science to make a difference and ready to discover what you can do – join us.



Main Duties And Responsibilities:


You will generate clinical and commercial demand for brands in your Therapy Area. You will drive market access and be accountable for driving advocacy, consensus and guidance for allocated brands across a number of LHE accounts in line with account ambition.  You will work as part of a cross functional team, agreed with for selling to Key Customers in Primary Care and the Payer community and clinical prescribers in Hospitals as defined by the Business Manager according to the local business needs at a given time.


You will demonstrate a high degree of knowledge within the Therapy Area and always represent AstraZeneca’s high ethical standards.


Minimum Requirements:

Essential

Educated to degree level or equivalent

Full driving licence

ABPI qualification

Desirable

Business/ commercial related degree

Wellard’s diploma or equivalent


AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law.

About the company

AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that spans the discovery, development, manufacturing, distribution and worldwide commercialisation of primary care and speciality care medicines.

We believe the best way we can help patients is to focus on breakthrough science in order to uncover disease mechanisms and develop novel, targeted therapies that interact with them. This is at the heart of our purpose as a company: to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines.

We invest in distinctive science in three main therapy areas where we believe we can make the most meaningful difference to patients: oncology; cardiovascular and metabolic diseases; and respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity. Our science exploits our rare combination of capabilities in small molecules and biologics, immunotherapies, protein engineering technologies and devices. These are reinforced by a strong focus on translational science and personalised healthcare capabilities. We build on our own capabilities by collaborating with world-renowned scientists and academic institutions and partnering with like-minded science-led companies.

Through leading in science, we are confident that we can transform the lives of people around the world and deliver value to our shareholders.

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