Inside Sales Representatives are accountable for driving Pharmaceutical generic product sales to an assigned group of Independent pharmacies. You will create new partnerships and strengthen relationships with the current customer base.
What is expected of you for success in this role?
Ability to work M-F: 11:30 AM -8 PM
Demonstrate advanced knowledge of Cardinal Health and customer industry, including: key competitors, terminology, technology, challenges, reimbursement and demonstrates basic knowledge of customers’ unique business needs related to Cardinal Health offerings; demonstrates working knowledge of how Cardinal Health offerings match with a customers' unique business needs
Initiate introductory customer calls with the objective of developing a long-term business relationship
Maximize customer relationships through timely routine contact with both new and existing customers
Initiate and take ownership of principles of territory management, including: account planning, selling processes, post-sales implementation processes, deal economics
Effectively negotiate and collaborate with customers and colleagues to influence support for mutually beneficial outcomes
Consult with supervisor or senior peers on complex and unusual problems
Functional knowledge of current applicable computer operating systems, and computer software/hardware processes and procedures.
Accountabilities in this role
Call on current and potential pharmacies in an assigned geographical area, for the purpose of converting new business, maintaining current customers and growing markets share.
Form long standing customer relationships with Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians
Convert existing and potential customers' use of targeted products and ensure sustained and expanded sales of these products.
Identify market intelligence on competitive activity, communicate to appropriate internal resources in a timely manner; develop and implement sales plans to meet business goals.
Create and maintain real-time database of market intelligence and sales activity utilizing automated customer relationship and sales management system.
Perform other job-related duties as requested and works effectively with other team members to ensure the goals and objectives of the organization are met.
Participate in projects and other initiatives inside and/or outside of the assigned area, department or business unit, as needed.
Achieve assigned sales goals and customer contact frequency
Demonstrate positive interactions with customers and team members
Adhere to all policies and procedures
Adhere to the core values of the company
Work under moderate supervision
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required
Strong process management, customer service, and communication skills
1-2 years proven outside or inside sales experience
Self-motivated to achieve goals
Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
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Cardinal Health is making peoples’ lives better with all of the research it does to cure certain diseases.
We have good benefits and the company values its associates. Something is always changing within the business and the technology.
I like the fact that I learn something every day in this career.
Brent, Sales Manager