Graduate Medical Representative

Recruiter
Location
Nationwide
Salary
starting salary of £19,000 - £25,000 plus bonus
Posted
05 Apr 2016
Closes
23 Sep 2016
Job Type
Graduate jobs

Ashfield are looking for bright and ambitious graduates who are eager to join the pharmaceutical industry. Each year we give over 200 graduates their first opportunities as Medical Representatives, on sales territories across the UK. This is just the start… with unrivalled training and development opportunities you really can build your career with us.

Build an amazing career through Ashfield Graduate Careers. Gain world-class specialist training in a dynamic industry and enjoy the benefits and rewards of working for a global healthcare services provider.

Responsibilities:

  • The vital link between pharmaceutical companies and healthcare professionals.
  • Be responsible for driving sales success through building partnerships with your customers.
  • Demonstrating the value your products brings to them and their patients, whilst working on a specific geographical location.
  • Enjoy being rewarded based on your performance.
  • Manage your own time effectively.
  • Feel excited by a professional career that enhances patient care.
  • Be recognised as an ambassador for a market leading company.

Required Skills:

  • Ideally a 2.1 degree – science not essential but preferred.
  • Exceptional communication skills - written and verbal.
  • Evidence of achievement outside your academic career.
  • Some work experience in a sales or customer-facing environment.
  • Flexibility and a real desire to challenge yourself and succeed.
  • Driven by results, good team worker, self-motivated and good communication skills.
  • Thorough research into the role of a Medical Sales Representative (preferably a shadow day or meeting/ telephone conversation with an experienced Medical Representative).

Background

Due to our continued global diversification and success, we are looking for our future leaders. With over 5000 employees worldwide, Ashfield is the fastest-growing division of UDG Healthcare plc, one of the world’s leading healthcare services providers.

Ashfield is a fast-paced place to work where you will be highly valued. We will give you all the support, training and encouragement you need to deliver first-class results for our clients. With an international reach and great support, the opportunities here are wide and diverse.

It is our people that have made us successful, and we are committed to our values.

Quality, Partnership, Ingenuity, Expertise and Energy.

Successful candidates will benefit from a car, laptop, pension, healthcare and an excellent reward and recognition package. Please note that the ability to drive is a requirement of this role.

We have amazing career opportunities with a starting salary of £19,000 - £25,000 plus bonus.

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

E-mail your CV and covering letter by clicking the apply button, quoting the “Graduate Programme”. For enquiries regarding graduate opportunities please call our Resourcing Team on 01530 562476.

Thank you for your interest in Ashfield.