WHO ARE WE?
At Boehringer Ingelheim we develop breakthrough therapies that improve the lives of both humans and animals. Founded in 1885 and family-owned ever since, Boehringer Ingelheim takes a long-term perspective.
Now, we are powered by 52,000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative, and inclusive culture. We believe that if we have talented and ambitious people who are passionate about innovation, there is no limit to what we can achieve.
THE OPPORTUNITY- DO WORK THAT MATTERS
Are you an enthusiastic and motivated person who is ready to join a highly knowledgeable team with entrepreneurial and diverse colleagues?
For our Ruminant business in Portugal, we are currently looking for a Technical Key Account Manager.
In your role as a Technical Key Account Manager- Ruminant , you will be the firsthand contact for veterinary practitioners and farmers within our cattle and ruminant segment in Portugal.
This also involves the cooperation with Portuguese colleagues to maintain and strengthen a strong customer focus approach within activities, training, conferences, and meetings for and with customers to make their daily work better and easier.
This role provides you a great opportunity to use and develop skills within veterinary medicine, to network and think proactively out of the box.
This is a field-based role and you will be reporting directly to the local Business Unit Head Production Animals.
Further key responsibilities :
Key account and technical responsibility in the assigned veterinarians and farms in the north and center region of Portugal
Achieve sales and profit targets while cultivating relationships with assigned key accounts (veterinarians and farmers)
Develop and coordinate the implementation of key account plans for assigned customers and projects to improve health and productive outcomes for end users
Create a trustful and open relationship with the end customer while providing added value through deep customer understating
Partner with the customer for technical advice, share study results, and promote field trials with assigned veterinarians
Support and promote our product range; Closely cooperate with colleagues to achieve customer and company objectives
Identify best communication methods with relevant customers, utilizing new technological developments
Share ideas for development with business unit colleagues.
What should you bring to the team?
You have a Degree in Veterinary Medicine and at least 3 - 4 years of practical field experience (preferably from Dairy practice, feed lot or mixed practice with a main focus on ruminants)
Strong Key Account Management (KAM) skills
Excellent networking and communication skills
Fluent in Portuguese and strong knowledge of the English language
Excellent command of the market developments in the healthcare system
Ability to prioritize, multitask and work both independently and be a team-player
Strong critical thinking and problem-solving attitude - ability to find innovative approach and solutions
Open, positive, collaborative, and dynamic personality
Lastly, you have a strong focus on results and drive to create a real customer value.
What benefits will we offer you?
A challenging position within a globally operating, fast-growing, venturous company with a strong market position
A good balance between work and free time (Mix of working from home / office as well as flexible working hours)
Working in a passionate team
Position specific training opportunities for your personal and professional growth (+ Access to learning platforms)
Competitive salary package and benefits
A fun, diverse, and multicultural working environment.
We kindly ask you to submit your CV and Motivation Letter in English.
Does this sound like you? Then we are looking forward to receiving your application! We will then have a look at your CV and cover letter.
If we see a match, we will invite you for a video call or a face to face interview to get to know each other. Are we still positive?
We might schedule a second interview. We will keep you posted during the process!