UK Sales Manager - Animal Health / Veterinary Pharmaceuticals

53000.00 - 58000.00 GBP Annual + OTE and Profit Related Bonus to Circ
24 Nov 2016
22 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the world`s leading manufacturers of Veterinary Pharmaceuticals / Animal Health Care require an Experienced UK Sales Manager from the veterinary, human health care or medical markets to develop and lead an established and expanding UK & Eire sales team.

BASIC: Up to ??58,000 DOE + OTE and Profit Related Bonus to Circa ??73,000

BENEFITS: Company Car + Group Personal Pension + Private Health Cover + Mobile + Laptop + 25 Days Holiday (plus Bank Holidays) + plus additional benefits

AREA - UK & Ireland - Home based


We are one of the world`s leading manufacturers of innovative veterinary pharmaceuticals and non-medical products (prescribed and OTC) used globally by the veterinary profession across the Food Producing (Livestock) and Companion Animal markets.
Our expertise spans the fields of infectious diseases, pain and inflammation in livestock and pets, and after 80 year`s continuous growth, we have established a dedicated team of over 2,000 employees supporting the veterinary profession across Europe, The Americas and Asia Pacific.

ROLE - UK Sales Manager

As UK Sales Manager you will take responsibility for the management of the UK Food Producing Animal (Cattle, Pigs & Poultry) sales team of three Territory Sales Managers and two Business Development Managers covering the UK and Ireland.


We would be delighted to receive applications from experienced Sales Managers (regional or UK) used to managing sales teams from any of the following arenas:
* Food Producing Animals (FPA - Cattle, Pigs & Poultry)
* Companion Animals
* Human Health - NHS (Primary or Secondary Care) Pharmaceuticals, Diagnostics, Biotechnology, Medical Disposables and/or Medical Devices

Regardless of what your market place experience is, it is key that you:
* Have the right attitude and approach to developing an established but expanding sales force; able to add value to the team and be the leader / person they naturally gravitate to when they need support
* Have a proactive approach to managing sales professionals, able to nurture and establish long lasting working relationships with them and their large animal based veterinary practices (key accounts)
* Have a genuine interest in animal health and a natural infinity with animals in general
* Have an enquiring mind and alongside your team, be interested in understanding vets and their businesses with the creative, problem solving ability to educate and advise them how to build profitable practices
* Bring a great attitude to all you do; Great management capabilities, empathetic, have gravitas, persistence, determination, and the ability to achieve the right results for both us and our clients


* We offer genuine potential for career development within our Company and the group globally. Many of our senior managers have followed this path.


It is highly likely you will have managed sales teams who have sold any of the following products/services or held the following job role (examples but not exclusively):
Products -Food Producing Animal Health Products / Veterinary Pharmaceuticals (Prescribed or OTC), Animal Nutrition & Health, Nutraceuticals, NHS (Primary or Secondary Care) Pharmaceuticals, Medical Disposables, Medical Devices
Job - UK Sales Manager, Regional Sales Manager, Sales Director.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant John Gowen quoting UK Sales Manager Animal Health Care / Veterinary Pharmaceuticals
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