Medtronic Inc. Springfield , MA 01105
Careers that Change Lives
Bring your talents to an industry leader in medical technology and healthcare solutions we're a market leader and growing every day. You can be proud to sell medical technologies that are rooted in our long history of mission-driven innovation. Our expanding portfolio delivers measurable clinical and economic value and opens doors. You will be empowered to shape your own career. We support your growth with the training, mentorship, and guidance you need to own your future success. Together, we can transform healthcare.
Join us for a career in sales that changes lives.
A Day in the Life
At Medtronic, the Sales Representative 2, Spine Therapies is responsible for making field sales calls, soliciting orders, selling assigned Medtronic Spinal and Biologics products and representing the company in accordance with its policies and in the assigned territory; for maintaining an awareness of local competitive conditions and for reporting back promptly to the district manager.
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned:
Selling implantable devices for specific therapies to physicians, institutions, payors, and other appropriate medical staff
Maintaining Consignments and Loaner inventory, moving loaner sets between accounts as needed
Keeping non usage and flight usage for products to a minimum level
Providing field service and case coverage to customers per their individual needs
Preparing and submitting field visit reports as required by District Sales Manager
Maintaining up-to-date customer record books and other records in accordance with District Sales Manager instructions
Aggressively visiting hospitals and solicit orders from present and prospective customers for the assigned products
Aggressively seeking new customers and formulate and follow plans for such action as directed by the District Sales Manager.
Handling customer complaints in accordance with Medtronic Spinal and Biologics policy and advise District Sales Manager and Medtronic Spinal and Biologics promptly of any situation beyond scope of authority
Recommending the addition of new products and the modification or deletion of present products to the line as appropriate
Meeting or exceeding sales quota and total company market share in assigned territory
Staying attentive to competitor's product and merchandizing practices and keep the District Sales Manager informed
Attending and participating in sales meetings, training programs, conventions, and trade shows as directed
Assisting in the field training of any sales person as requested by the District Sales Manager
Cooperating with all personnel on the execution of Company programs
Creating and implementing an annual business plan with quarterly updates
Submitting reports and provide information as directed
Adhering to company policies and conduct all business in an ethical manner
Managing business with Medtronic Spinal and Biologics profitability in mind
Traveling significantly within assigned territory to cover hospital cases, make account calls, move loaner sets to needed locations and attend meetings, training programs, conventions and trade shows
Other duties as assigned
Must Have: Minimum Requirements
Nice to Have
Ability to interact effectively with a wide range of people and personalities.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ortho, Spine or O.R. experience
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.
Physical Job Requirements
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile
Required to interact with a computer for extended periods of time, and communicate with peers and co-workers
Regularly required to talk or hear
Occasionally required to sit and reach with hands and arms
Regularly required to stand; walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools , or controls
Must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
Specific vision abilities required by this job involve normal vision
Ability to travel
Must have a valid driver's license and active vehicle insurance policy. In addition, your driving record will be reviewed and will be considered as part of your application.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.
The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.