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Account Executive - Pittsburgh, PA

Req # JR - 142027 Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States (Remote) Job Category Sales Date posted 07/10/2024
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As a member of Baxter’s sales team, you’ll be aligned to one of our global business units and be responsible for new business, developing existing accounts and ensuring patient-centric approach in all your dealings. You’ll work within an assigned geographic area or with specific accounts to achieve or exceed personal and business goals, all in pursuit of our mission to save and sustain lives. In the sales role, you’ll have the opportunity to provide input on new markets and products, manage customer concerns, and collaborate with other teams.

  • Support for Parents

  • Continuing Education/ Professional Development

  • Employee Heath & Well-Being Benefits

  • Paid Time Off

  • 2 Days a Year to Volunteer

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What makes a successful Sales Professional at Baxter? Take a look at some of the top traits we’re looking for and see if you’re a fit.

  • Stakeholder Insight and Influence
  • Sales Solution Identification and Development
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Strategic Planning
  • Managing and Coaching
  • Ownership of the Business

Account Executive - Pittsburgh, PA

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This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You’ll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients. 

Baxter’s products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work. 

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives— where your purpose accelerates our mission. 

THIS IS WHERE you build trust to achieve results!

Your Role at Baxter

Hillrom and Baxter have united, creating one of the world’s leading medical products companies. We are committed to our shared vision to transform healthcare. We're building on the legacy and strengths of two historically innovative and socially responsible companies that—when joined together—should better serve our patients, customers, and communities. This is an exciting time to join us as we begin a new chapter, together.

Baxter is a leading worldwide manufacturer and provider of medical technologies and related services for the health care industry, including patient support systems, safe mobility, and handling solutions, non-invasive therapeutic products for a variety of acute and chronic medical conditions, medical equipment rentals, surgical products, and information technology solutions.

Baxter's comprehensive product and service offerings are used by healthcare providers across the healthcare continuum and around the world in hospitals, extended care facilities, and home care settings to improve the safety and quality of patient care.

Your Team

As an Account Executive, you will drive the sales of Baxter capital equipment including frames, stretchers, maternal products, connected care solutions, nurse calls, smart device integration, and patient sensing technologies. Your sales will range from approx. $3M to $9M.

You will be the pivotal sales executive to sales specialists (clinical and technical) and team with local leadership to develop and implement a comprehensive sales strategy for Baxter vision, products, and programs within the assigned territory and account base.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Generate new sales opportunities and maintain existing business

  • Meet monthly/quarterly/annual quotas assigned by the corporation

  • Conduct negotiations and finalize sales

  • Lead the sales specialists and services personnel to drive new deals

  • Supervise the installation of new products post-delivery to the customers

  • In addition to performing the above responsibilities, you will also be in charge of selling the entire rental portfolio within this territory.  That will include understanding the rental business and working with the local service centers on rental product placements within the accounts aligned within your territory.

  • Rental placement to include the training of nursing staff on the rental products.

What You'll Bring

  • Bachelor's Degree is preferred or 7 + years of related sales experience, preferably selling medical equipment.

  • Capital Sales experience strongly preferred

  • Experience selling into the C-Suite of a hospital

  • Outstanding communication skills and public speaking.

  • High level of motivation, drive, resilience, dedication, and integrity.

  • Excellent influential skills.

  • Ability to execute strong strategy plans, and to bring tasks to completion.

Travel Requirements

  • Travel up to 50% - 75%, with overnight regional travel expected, occasional National travel possible.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license, clean driving record, and be able to drive an automobile.

  • Territory is Pittsburgh, PA. Candidate must reside in Pittsburgh, PA.

We understand compensation is an important factor as you consider the next step in your career. At Baxter, we are committed to equitable pay for all employees, and we strive to be more transparent with our pay practices. The estimated base salary for this position is $60,000 to $132,000 annually. The estimated range is meant to reflect an anticipated salary range for the position. We may pay more or less than of the anticipated range based upon market data and other factors, all of which are subject to change. Individual pay is based on upon location, skills and expertise, experience, and other relevant factors. This position may also be eligible for discretionary bonuses, commission, and/or long-term incentive). For questions about this, our pay philosophy, and available benefits, please speak to the recruiter if you decide to apply and are selected for an interview.

The successful candidate for this job may be required to verify that he or she has been vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to reasonable accommodations for individuals with medical conditions or religious beliefs that prevent vaccination, and in accordance with applicable law.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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Reasonable Accommodations

Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities globally. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please click on the link here and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

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Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Meet Andrea – after joining Baxter as a Customer Service Specialist, Andrea was promoted last year to Territory Manager.

“Baxter’s culture is one of inclusivity, respect and acceptance for one another, regardless of religious, political or sexual orientation. There is immense support that starts all the way at the top of the organization, including the creation of “Best Place to Work” for all employees.”

Meet Paula – she has been with Baxter for 17 years and works as a Sales Specialist in Ireland.

“In Baxter we are encouraged to extend our competencies and experiences through ongoing feedback, experiences and regular training. Personal development to achieve career aspirations is actively encouraged, and as a result, I recently secured an internal promotion which was actively supported by my manager and the wider Baxter team.”

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