Abbott Business Sales Administrator in United States
Location: Ivory Coast
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Abbott Rapid Diagnostics (formerly Alere ) is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading point-of-care
In this role, the Business Sales Administrator Regional Director and the country managers for French west Africa, Country Managers on all aspects directed at developing Sales strategies / campaigns and to be the first point of contact with the Africa and International team members. Point of contact for new business leads with product queries. An efficient French west Africa Sales Co-ordinator contributes to all aspects of the business marketing, regulatory, legal, OEC, finance and Data analysis helps the sales team meet its targets.
Administrative duties to the regional director
Mentor administrators and ensure that they are performing in their current roles and delivering the specific task as per their JD. Assist where they are experiencing difficulties.
Training and process guidance to all new team members for every administrative aspect of the business
Project Management, collection all country data and sales potentials and mapping closure. Working with marketing, medical affairs, regulatory and commercial to close these sales.
Data gathering on specific projects for Global and local teams
Ensure Daily and weekly reporting submission to the sales coordinator for the head of sales for Africa on specific sales projects
Working with CM’s to drive high level queries and find resolution to same
Drive weekly Regional reviews with CM’s on Base Business, New Business and Focus product Business
Pipeline report, review and management – weekly sales call all Africa team. Update Africa Sales Outlook file on a weekly basis ensuring all pipeline queries are updated and orders received captured
Deep dive into sales opportunities and assist team to overcoming internal barriers to success. Ensuring PO’s are in to meet quarterly targets
Work with all internal stakeholder to find common working platform and drive assistance to the sales team in order to deliver the numbers
Data analysis to create sales presentation, pipeline review sheets
Ensure sales team are following all internal process to driving POR creation, vendors and events management
Ensure team is following OEC approval process for meetings, event and conferences
Human Resource function – interview for roles that fall within RD report, allocate team rewards, follow up on HR matters that relate to sales team
Approval process Country managers expenses
Follow up with sales team Forecast review and alignment
Follow up on with Sales team on orders and alignment with finance team
Sales Force management, uploads, data validation
Assist sales team to ensure all distribution partners have updated contracts and ensure that they are kept updated.
Review Distributor service fee schedules and provide process guidelines in order to close outstanding service fees for regions.
Ensure sales leads are logged and followed up on specific projects
Qualifications and Experience:
Minimum of 3 years’ experience as senior sales assistant
English/French written and spoken is mandatory
Attention to detail
Project management skills
Good writing skills
Technical skills required:
Microsoft Excel Software (Advance Level)
Microsoft Word Software
Microsoft PowerPoint Software (Medium to Advance)
Basic Computer Skills
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