Jr. Business Developer Life Sciences (international)

Amsterdam-Duivendrecht | Bachelor | University | Fulltime
03-06-2019

We are the international market leader in obtaining funding for biomedical and healthcare related innovations. We help leading researchers and companies secure financing for ambitious R&D projects, from early stage pre-clinical research up to clinical stage development. 

We have a strong passion for the latest technological innovations and support a variety of Life Science developments including, diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and healthcare solutions. We work with the best clients and projects in Europe and far beyond. We are an FD Gazelle award winning company and because we are growing we are looking for several jr business developers.

Who are you?

Do you want to join our fast-growing, international organization where you’ll get the opportunity to develop yourself?  Do you want to learn how to use your strong commercial qualities? As a young professional, are you known for your good communication and sales skills? Is innovation a passion of yours where you can help our clients in getting new products to market faster? Then this role will suit you.

What are you going to do?

The main challenge of universities and companies is raising funding for their innovative projects. You as a business developer will discuss the project ideas and define the funding strategy for the short and long term. The funding options will be presented to client and you will negotiate the terms for closing the deal. You will work with universities and companies in the Netherlands, Europe and overseas. The main goal is to accelerate the development of their products.

You will identify new clients and conclude contracts with potential new customers who will purchase our services. In addition, you will maintain existing customer relationships. You identify new needs in the market and convert these to actions.

What skills are we looking for?

·        Master or PhD background in life sciences is a must.

·        Sales experience.

·        A passion for innovation and wanting to help our customers to get their products to the market.

·        A commercial mindset; energetic, persistent and enthusiastic.

·        Affinity with both science and the commercial life sciences sectors.

·        Customer-oriented and you want to build a broad knowledge in the field of life sciences within a                    commercial setting.

 

What else do we find important?

·        Naturally motivated and eager to succeed.

·        Good command of the English language is required.

·        You want to grow and learn in a stimulating environment.

·        Result-oriented, where the customer is central.

·        Solution-oriented thinking.

·        Excellent communication and commercial skills.

·        Self-critical attitude and the will to, above all, deliver quality.

·        Humor and creativity.

 

What’s in it for you?

Work hard, play hard! As a young professional you will work in a young, international team that is bursting with energy! In a professional and dynamic scale-up organization that offers space for independence and personal development. This is the perfect place to accelerate your professional sales career. You will attend several national and international conferences to build up your network.

Besides that we offer:

·        competitive salary with good employment conditions.

·        a good bonus system.

·        a personal trainings budget.

·        A phone, lease-car and laptop.

 
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