Edwards Lifesciences Sales Specialist - Portland, OR - Critical Care in Portland, Oregon
The Sales Specialist is our multifaceted sales professional, who drives the sales of the Critical Care product line for the assigned market through selling to existing customers, as well as new customers. This person will work with a diverse set of customers within the hospital setting - Surgeons, Intensivists, Materials Management, Anesthesiologists, and Critical Care. They must be able to identify, develop and close new sales opportunities. This sales role works directly with a Clinical Field Specialist to provide education and clinical support of the Enhanced Surgical Recovery Process to clinicians in the ICU and operating room environment.
The ideal candidate will live in Portland, OR
Our sales reps mostly call on anesthesiologists, intensivists, hospitalists, cardiac surgeons, nurse anesthetists etc. The products are hemodynamic monitoring devices which are used in surgery to catch a hypotensive event prior to it occurring. Given that post-surgery complications due to these events is the third highest cause of death in the US, we believe these products are pretty important!
3-5+ years med device selling experience
Ability to travel (50% or more)
To be successful in this position, you will gain knowledge of assigned and competitor products. Through this, you will develop deeper understanding of business, industry and selling environment of that territory. We expect our sales team to handle opposing priorities in a fast-paced environment, and understand customer needs/feedback/objections. Lastly, you will need the ability to influence customer buying decisions with tact and diplomacy.
Experience selling capital and disposable product
Experience selling into the OR and ICU call point
Shown ability to sell products that require physician behavior change and disruptive technology
Confirmed ability to get results in a multi-level hospital selling environment (C-Suite, Purchasing, Physicians, Nurses)
Proven clinical knowledge of hemodynamic monitoring as well as cardiovascular anatomy, pathology and physiology
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 13,000 individuals worldwide.
For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.