The Company: This organisation is a small privately owned niche orthopaedic distribution company which has
seen extremely strong growth since its inception. The role is an incredible opportunity to sell a diverse portfolio of medical devices and offers a great career path with the potential to become an Area Manager. Their aim is to provide the most innovative, high-quality products into the U.K. market at a competitive price. Specialising in upper and lower limb, they have been growing steadily since they were founded nearly 10 years ago.
The Position: They are now looking for a Sales Associate in the North Thames area to support their business.
Why Should You Apply?
Basic salary: £25,000 - £28,000
Area Working: North Thames
Products: Orthopaedic extremities - hand, foot, wrist, ankle
As a sales associate, you will work closely with the area manager providing support and finding new opportunities. The role will initially focus heavily around clinical support where you will be attending cases, helping theatre staff and surgeons use the company's products. Full training will be provided by highly experienced staff, as well as at their suppliers premises around world. You will help organise conferences for consultants and other medical staff, as well as attending key exhibitions around UK. You will build relationships with key clients- surgeons, nurses and theatre staff in hospitals. Within 18 months to 24 months you would be expected to move into a junior sales rep role.
Ideally, you will be educated to degree level in sports science, life science or biology. Nurses, ODPs or Physiotherapists will also be considered if you have worked in a clinical setting that has given you some exposure to orthopaedics.You will be a self starter, highly energetic and motivated, highly organised with a strong work ethic and communication skills. You should be happy working long hours. You will be very independent making your own decision, while getting all the support and training needed from the team.