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Technical Sales Specialist (Cellular Imaging and Detection)

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

How will you make an impact?

We are searching for an energetic Technical Sales Specialist with Life Sciences and capital equipment sales experience, ready to identify prospects, perform product demonstrations and close opportunities. This role balances prospecting for new opportunities, demonstrating scientific microscopy and plate-reading equipment and participation in local scientific shows and events. The Technical Sales Specialist will manage and drive instrument sales in the assigned territory of AK, HI, WA, ID, MT, WY, OR, BC and AB. This sales position will be home based and requires the individual to be located within the territory, preferably WA and/or near an airport for easy travel.

What will you do?

• Overachieve Sales Targets.
• Prospect for new business within the territory.
• Actively drive the sales cycle from end to end. Involves working closely with the customer, distributors, institutional administration, procurement, etc.
• Drive sales opportunities, often identified by distribution reps, throughout the sales cycle. Includes activities such as providing information on product capabilities and technical specifications
• Manage and perform scientific imaging instrumentation product demonstrations to prospective end users.
• Assist distribution reps with questions regarding our product line.
• Attend and participate in sales meetings, seminars and trade shows
• Perform updates to our CRM database to manage opportunities

How will you get here?

• Minimum Bachelor's Degree in life sciences or extensive microscopy and/or plate reader knowledge

• 3+ years of sales experience in life science industry is highly preferred
• Documented success in capital equipment sales
• Able to travel up to 30%
• Able to lift up to 60 pounds
• Ability to work independently – self-starter with drive and focus
• Excellent oral and written communication skills; strong presentation skills
• Ability to learn and apply new technologies
• Preferred background in Imaging/Microscopy with knowledge of Plate-readers

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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