Basic Information

Territory Essex

Job ID 11725


Company: Ashfield Healthcare

Position: Hospital Specialist  

Territory: East Anglia & Essex

Therapy Area: Diabetes

Vacancy Type:Headcount - Permanent – Full Time

Salary: Competitive

Ashfield Healthcare are proud to be working with one of our top clients to recruit a Hospital Specialist to cover the East Anglia & Essex territory. This is a new and exciting role and will see the successful applicant working with key clinicians and payors in primary and secondary care in the Diabetes therapy area.

Our client are one of the top 20 pharmaceutical companies in the world. 

In 2014, worldwide, they had sales of €13.3 billion; while spending 19.9% of net sales in their largest business segment Prescription Medicines on research and development. Their key areas of interest are: Diabetes, Cardiovascular and Respiratory, HIV, Parkinson's disease, Thromboembolic disease, Cerebrovascular disease and Oncology.

Key Responsibilities:

• Drive sales, advocacy and market access within a specific therapy area through successful interactions with clinicians, payers and other healthcare professionals across Primary and Secondary care.   

• Deep understanding of the emerging multi-stakeholder environment, develops and maintains a comprehensive knowledge of customer needs.

• Effectively utilises all available resources to sell and promote the products and enhance service provided by the company.  

• Works collaboratively with support functions to determine which resources best fits the customer and/or circumstances.  

• Development and maintenance of relationships with key consultants, clinical payers, and other relevant decision makers to create the optimal environment for brand success.

• Capitalise on opportunities by influencing key stakeholders to consider the therapy areas as a priority, influencing the allocation of funding, shaping the market and creating an optimum selling environment for the account team.  

• Responsible for implementing agreed actions in local account plan to maximise advocacy and patient access to company portfolio. 

• Analyse and interpret clinical and sales data for therapy area.  

Essential Skills:

• Evidenced sales results.

• High value interactions with customers with proven results.

• Established and evidenced influencing networks.     

• Market Access – Influencing environment.

• Understands both the National and local NHS environment and their impact (e.g. patient and financial flows) on each other and local prescribing.  

• Aptitude to develop high level of product, competitor and therapy area knowledge.



Ashfield is a fast-paced place to work where you will be highly valued. We’ll 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’s 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.

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity please select "APPLY NOW" below.

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

Thank you for your interest in Ashfield