General Electric Product Sales Specialist - PeriOp in Charlottesville, Virginia

Role Summary:

In this role, you will be responsible for selling PeriOp products to new customers and maintaining relationships with existing accounts in the Chesapeake Region; Virginia area.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Differentiate GE's product offerings by: conveying compelling value propositions, leading opportunities, developing and presenting solutions proposals and quotations, closing complex sales and responding to customers' clinical/technical questions

  • Establishes & continuously develops relationships with departmental & technical decision makers in conjunction with Account Executives & Managers to gain access to C-Suite decision makers. Clinical, technical and commercial expert for assigned products and solutions

  • Create business and territory plan for assigned accounts including, but not limited to opportunity development, competitive strategies and installed base targets

  • Contribute to account plans for customers covered by a One GE Healthcare account team and create plans for accounts not covered by the One GE Healthcare team

  • Create and maintain opportunities in the applicable sales funnel tool. Work with sales leaders and account teams to increase prospects and drive closure of opportunities to meet sales, orders, and margin targets

  • Provide training to all account team members on strategy and product offerings

  • Prospect for new business in territory through IB analysis and activate marketing programs

  • Estimate date of delivery to customer based on knowledge of the company's production and delivery schedules, and work with the customer and internal GE team to help ensure seamless installation

  • Represent the company at trade association meetings to promote product and company

Qualifications/Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years selling experience OR an associate degree with a minimum of 5 years selling experience OR a high school diploma with a minimum of 10 years selling experience.

  2. Previous experience in the Healthcare industry and/or commercial sales

  3. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in local language

  4. Ability to synthesize complex issues and communicate in simple messages

  5. Excellent negotiation & closing skills

  6. Strong presentation and relationship building skills

  7. Excellent computer and analytical skills

  8. Ability to energize, develop and build rapport at all levels within an organization and work well within a team

  9. Must be willing to be located in the VA area

  10. Valid motor vehicle license

  11. You must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction

Desired Characteristics:

  1. Proven experience and success selling PeriOp products

  2. Hospital executive relationship building skills

  3. Excellent computer and analytical skills

  4. Strong understanding on the US Healthcare system and buying groups

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

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GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.