Sunovion Corporate Account Director, National Accounts in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Job Description:

The Corporate Account Director role is critical in optimizing access, as well as creating and implementing a strategic account plan. The ideal candidate must have a strong relationships and current experience navigating the CVS Health organization. This position reports to the Director, National Accounts.

Job ID: 6357BR

Department: Managed Markets

Location: Field

Job Type: Full-time

Summary of Responsibilities: The Corporate Account Director role is critical in optimizing access, as well as creating and implementing a strategic account plan. The ideal candidate must have a strong relationships and current experience navigating the CVS Health organization. This position reports to the Director, National Accounts.

Essential Functions: •Develop sustainable and deep relationships with multiple touchpoints at CVS Health/Silverscript.

•Spearhead the organizational relationships between CVS Health/Silverscript and Sunovion to enhance and product access.

•Ability to clearly outline a strategic account plan that outlines potential partnerships, access opportunities and challenges. Develop the business need and negotiate profitable contracts when and if the opportunity warrants. Set expectations and timelines for key decision points based on customer’s processes.

•Demonstrated deep managed markets business acumen and learning agility. Proactively build on market insights and expertise to continuously identify opportunities and develop comprehensive plans to enhance customer and Sunovion’s objectives.

•Execute on managed markets initiatives and account strategic plan to a high level of achievement.

•Understand and communicate Sunovion’s product value propositions to key customers with an emphasis on improved patient outcomes, quality and product values.

•Understand and communicate customer insights to Sunovion personnel to improve access and sales.

•Develop and track account plans built on product value, rather than price.

•Demonstrate leadership and collaboration with aligned stakeholders.

•Participates/leads cross functional teams that align customer and organizational goals.

•Over time, the successful candidate would be seen as a Trusted Advisor for all matters relating to CVS Caremark & Silverscript.

Minimum Education Requirements: Bachelors

Experience Required: 7 - 10 Years

Knowledge & Skills (General and Technical): •BA required (MBA or Pharm D preferred).

•10 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry required.

•5 years experience as an account director preferred.

•Previous experience managing customer: CVS Health Commercial and Silverscript.

•Advanced knowledge of payer markets, healthcare reform and medicaid landscape.

•Strong analytical skills.

•Strong clinical acumen.

•Strong written and verbal skills.

•Ability to influence without authority.

•Ability to influence cross-functionally.

•Well-developed negotiating skills.

•Highly proficient with Excel, PPT, and Word.

Other Requirements (Licenses, Certifications, Specialized Training, Physical or Mental Abilities Required): •65% travel weekly.

•Work hours may include scheduled meetings outside of normal work hours.

Confidential Data: All information (written, verbal, electronic, etc.) that an employee encounters is considered confidential.

Compliance: Achieve and maintain Compliance with all applicable regulatory, legal and operational rules and procedures, by ensuring that all plans and activities for and on behalf of Sunovion are carried out with the "best" industry practices and the highest ethical standards.

Mental/Physical Requirements: Fast paced environment handling multiple demands. Must be able to exercise appropriate judgment as necessary. Requires a high level of initiative and independence. Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Requires ability to use a computer for extended periods of time.

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer

Sunovion is committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.