Oncology Hospital Specialist

United Kingdom: North England / Yorkshire North East/Yorkshire

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Ref: UK16269

Location : North East/Yorkshire
Vacancy Type : Headcount
Position : Oncology Hospital Specialist
Therapy Area : Oncology

04/06/2018 09:14:30

Job Description

Ashfield are delighted to be recruiting a headcount role on behalf of one of our clients for an Oncology Hospital Specialist.  This opportunity is with a global pharmaceutical company and is an offers the successful candidate the chance to make a real difference to patients’ lives.


Key Responsibilities

  • To successfully and effectively sell to key clinicians and stakeholders within the patient pathway to ensure our commercial success within the territory
  • Understand and map the local and regional funding, clinical and access decision processes and identify all key stakeholders;
  • Develop and manage relationships with key customers within priority accounts
  • To effectively and efficiently manage  time to ensure  key territory and brand objectives
  • Account planning and prioritisation 
  • Be able to demonstrate an excellent level of product knowledge and knowledge of your therapeutic area 
  • Promote the rational prescribing and use of a range of oncology products in compliance with the relevant local code and legislation governing the advertising of medicinal products.
  • Identify barriers and opportunities for the relevant and specific disease area through deep customer insight and local knowledge, and to use this information to develop and implement both long- and short-term business plans for all identified key customers and accounts

Essential Skills

  • Be able to demonstrate an excellent level of product knowledge and knowledge of the current therapeutic area
    • Successful experience within key account management and NHS sales across varying levels;
    • Experience of developing and implementing tactical customer plans including implementation across hospital accounts and into primary care networks;
    • Evidence of Pathway mapping for targeted accounts across primary and secondary care;
    • Experience of service redesign implementation and driving business pull through;
    • Experience of achieving results as part of a cross-functional team;
    • Proven success within the pharmaceutical industry, including GP sales, hospital sales, and access experience;
    • In-depth knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry and relevant therapeutic areas, including an understanding of health economics and cost-effectiveness data.


This pharmaceutical company’s medicines help millions of people around the world in their fight against life-threatening diseases. Their commitment to helping patients to combat serious illnesses drives cutting-edge scientific development and has enabled the company to achieve an outstanding record of achievement. For the last 15 years, their research and development team has brought a range of key medicines to market. Their commitment to meeting the medical needs of patients whose requirements had previously been unfulfilled has driven their innovation, empowering this client to create one of the most pioneering pipelines in the industry.

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Please note if you have not heard from a member of the recruitment department within 7 days your application has been unsuccessful at this stage.

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