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Business Development Manager Medis

Date: Dec 27, 2020

Location: La Défense Cedex, FR, 92931

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Position Summary

  • Business Development Manager shall play a critical role in developing pan-FRANCE market strategy and lead and execute in market B2B business development and key account management within the pharmaceutical space. 
  • Responsible for overall commercial outcome in the market/s, lifecycle management and new business opportunities and management of key accounts within its respective market/cluster.
  • Responsible for preparing operating plans and business strategies for their market/s in collaboration with the EU Cluster Head, finance team, Commercial Operations, other BM’s and SC in the respectively. He/she actively takes part in developing the overall strategy for the market and customer.
  • Responsible for commercial key account management ensuring their customers receive best in class service; provide insight and analysis into current market conditions and trends concerning customers, products and competition.
  • Responsible for providing expertise on market entry strategy and working with other units within Medis to drive successful strategy.
  • Business Development Manager will lead cross-functional team to solve complex problems with view to identifying suitable solutions to bring products to market in France.
  • Business Development Manager shall take on an active role to identify effective ways to increase market share from current Medis portfolio and develop a 5-year strategic plan for France.
  • Responsible for carrying out his/her tasks diligently and economically and support the Cluster to meet regulatory and compliance requirements of the domicile country. He/she is to follow closely the trends in similar businesses

Specific Responsibilities

  • Prioritise and analyse the French market and develop a strong market strategy in collaboration with EU Cluster head.
  • Shall identify profitable portfolio and sales gaps for the French market / and or with strategic partners.
  • Is responsible for keeping track of market trends that can influence the Medis business and thereby identifying new opportunities.
  • Shall maintain a good overview of current activities, follow up on the defined sales strategies and provide regular updates to the Cluster team.
  • Organizes the market within the Cluster. He/ She manages the daily work of the market/s and the planning to deliver on KPIs.
  • Works closely with the Cluster team on their day-to-day operations in order to add value to organization’s profitability, growth and international reputation and ensure that objectives are met.
  • Responsible for driving commercial results in the market/s in line with budget and the sales in the region. 
  • Responsible for his/her respective market/s in the negotiations of offers, new agreements and amendments with new and existing customers.
  • Provide market intel on market price strategies and price amendments in line with local landscape.
  • Responsible for reviewing and advising on action plans on low margin products / agreements.
  • Advise on dispute solving and settlements, including decisions on provisions thereof.
  • Requirement to review and update CV and JD regularly to  accurately reflect role.
  • Responsible for any additional specific tasks/projects as assigned by the EU Cluster Head


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy, Business or related field of study
  • 8+ Years of commercial experience
  • Experience with contract negotiations and knowledge of regulatory /compliance requirements preferred
  • Experience or knowledge in regulatory and legal/IP will be highly regarded
  • Fluency in written and spoken French and English language
  • Strong leadership with ability to lead for success
  • Commercially focused with high numeracy and good analytical skills
  • Strong business partnering, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to develop and successfully execute commercial strategy from lead generation to sales.
  • Ability to work well in high pressure situations in order to meet deadlines
  • Strong project management skills with ability to deliver solutions on target and on budget, while generating superior results
  • The capacity to grasp the many challenges of the generic pharmaceutical industry, be comfortable in a fast paced environment with multiple projects, working across the business as required

Reports To

Medis European Markets Cluster Head

This role will have a contract with Teva legal entity so that HR and admin functions will all be supported, not Medis Pharma France.

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