Medical Diagnostics Sales Representative

in Boston, MA

Medical Diagnostics Sales Representative Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    31078786-1

  • Req #

    ABLAUS31078786ENUSEXTERNAL

  • Job Location

    Boston, MA, US

  • Job Category

    Sales

  • Job Type

    Full time

  • Travel

    Yes, 50 % of the Time

  • Schedule

    40 hours per week

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 114,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

** PLEASE NOTE: This is not an active open requisition. We are building a candidate slate for a future openings**

Working at Abbott

At Abbott, you can do work that matters, grow, and learn, care for yourself and family, be your true self and live a full life. You’ll also have access to:

  • Career development with an international company where you can grow the career you dream of .
  • Free medical coverage for employees* via the Health Investment Plan (HIP) PPO
  • An excellent retirement savings plan with high employer contribution
  • Tuition reimbursement, the Freedom 2 Save student debt program and FreeU education benefit - an affordable and convenient path to getting a bachelor’s degree.
  • A company recognized as a great place to work in dozens of countries around the world and named one of the most admired companies in the world by Fortune.
  • A company that is recognized as one of the best big companies to work for as well as a best place to work for diversity, working mothers, female executives, and scientists.

Abbott Point of Care (APOC) is a global leader in providing critical medical diagnostic and data management products for rapid blood analysis that are intuitive, reliable, and cost-effective.  Our i-STAT System is an advanced, portable diagnostic tool that provides real-time, lab-quality results within minutes to accelerate patient-care decision-making. The i-STAT System has the industry’s most comprehensive menu of tests in a single, with-patient platform, including tests for blood gases, electrolytes, chemistries, coagulation, hematology, glucose, and cardiac markers. By delivering lab-quality results in minutes, our i-STAT System fosters a collaborative, patient-centered environment while driving improved operational performance.

The Opportunity

Due to upcoming internal promotions, we are proactively recruiting to back fill these roles and will be hiring Point of Care Solutions Specialists across the US in our Abbott Point of Care (APOC) Division selling to hospitals. The Point of Care Solution Specialist works independently within an assigned territory leading commercial execution to increase market share and drive sustainable growth.  Working in a collaborative environment, the Sales Specialist will partner with internal support team members to identify opportunities and create strategies that move sales cycles forward.  The position reports to the District Manager and requires up to 50% travel to provide customer-focused service and effectively support business goals. 

What you will work on

  • Achieve sales targets through efficient and effective sales cycle and territory management.
  • Maintain sales base while closing new business in both new and existing accounts.
  • Efficiently navigate complex sales environments with multiple stakeholders and dynamic decision-making criteria, while also building relationships.
  • Develop and execute sales strategies, while anticipating potential risks and proactively developing and implementing mitigation plans.
  • Utilize available resources effectively.
  • Ensure that all administrative tasks (i.e., training modules, expense reports, sales forecasts, etc.) are completed promptly and accurately.
  • Travel within assigned territory is up to 50% and will provide customer-focused service and effectively support business goals. some regional, overnight travel is required.
  • Understands and complies with all applicable EHS policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the Quality System.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 4+ years of diagnostics, point of care (POC), lab, or capital equipment sales experience.
  • Ability to travel up to 50% in assigned territory and other business locations in the USA.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Documented history of being a consistent sales overachiever (i.e., President’s Club winner).
  • Consistently ranks among the top 20% in peer sales group.
  • Has established contacts at IDN's and Hospital Systems within assigned territory.
  • Possesses strong MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word) skills.
  • Highly proficient at using the Salesforce.com, or similar, CRM platform.
  • Attended multiple sales training courses (e.g., Challenger, Miller Heiman, etc.), and is an active user of one or multiple effective sales methodologies.

Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully:  www.abbottbenefits.com  

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity. 

Connect with us at www.abbott.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @Abbott News and @AbbottGlobal. 



The base pay for this position is $64,000.00 – $128,000.00. In specific locations, the pay range may vary from the range posted.

Job Skills

  • territory management
  • crm
  • sales cycle
  • salesforce.com
  • diagnostics
  • medical devices
  • expense reports
  • idn
  • crm platform
  • quality system management

Additional Information

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Abbott values the leadership skills developed through military service and we have a broad range of functional areas to put your talents to work. Our organization is making a difference in the lives of the people we serve with a diverse offering of healthcare products. We have a strong veteran employee community to help with your transition from the military to the corporate world.

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