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Amgen District Promotion Manager - Gen Med – Kuwait in United Arab Emirates


You’ve worked hard to become the professional you are today and are now ready to take the next step in your career. How will you put your skills, experience, and passion to work toward your goals? At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Come do your best work alongside other innovative, driven professionals in this meaningful role.

District Promotion Manager - Gen Med – Kuwait


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will mainly be responsible for improving revenue and market share in the assigned district by driving promotion activities and providing leadership to the field force.

  • Translates Amgen affiliate and brand strategy into regional plans (to deliver successful treatments)

  • Analyzes the sales performance of the relevant brands in the district and identifies key levers for growth.

  • Keeps business unit team informed of any market changes / competitor activity relevant to strategy implementation and development.

  • Ensures execution of the Marketing/Commercial tactics by development of territory plans (Plan of Actions) with team members.

  • Tracks progress of marketing messages and programs

  • Leads approved budgets to ensure appropriate allocation of resources to meet the plan and financial control.

  • Plans, allocates and monitors team expenses budget to ensure budgetary control.

  • Monitors implementation of plan of actions throughout sales cycles and ensures budget spend within agreed time, costs, compliance, and quality parameters.

  • Monitors, evaluates, and acts on field force metrics and standards to enhance field force efficiency from a quantitative and qualitative perspective.

  • Builds a high performing field force team by recruiting and selecting candidates and effectively on-boarding new hires.

  • Coaches and motivates team members to achieve/exceed territory goals and optimize individual and team engagement.

  • Conducts annual and ongoing performance reviews and capability assessment within the framework of Amgen’s performance management process.

  • Develops individual team members to continuously improve overall level of performance in their role and for future (talent) development.

  • Supports the team members on external key customer visits as needed.

  • Takes leadership in customer engagement strategies & personal external stakeholder management.


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The District Promotion Manager we seek is a leader and coach with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Track-record of success in pharmaceutical selling.

  • Proven leadership abilities.

  • Experience with computer systems (CRM databases and MS Office).

  • Very good proven understanding of English, both in oral and written communication.

  • Relevant local legal qualification.

  • Position is Kuwait based.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of proven experience in sales leadership and marketing roles, preferably in Kuwait market.

  • Bachelor’s degree in life science or (bio) medical sciences.

  • Relative experience in cardiovascular and/or bone health therapy areas is a plus.

  • Experience in interacting with various fields and organizational levels.

  • Experience in project management.

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