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Key Accounts Manager - Freshers Hiring - Oncology - job post

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Bengaluru, Karnataka
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  • Full-time


Bengaluru, Karnataka

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About us

At AstraZeneca we are guided in our work by a strong set of values, and we’re resetting expectations of what a biopharmaceutical company can be. By truly following the science, we pioneer new methods, new thinking and bring unexpected teams together. From scientists to sales, lab techs to legal, we’re on a mission to turn ideas into life changing medicines that transform lives. We need great people who share our passion for science and have the drive and determination to meet the unmet needs of patients around the world. If you’re swift to action, confident to lead, willing to collaborate, and curious about what science can do, then you’re our kind of person.

At AstraZeneca, we put patients first and strive to meet their unmet needs worldwide. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. If you are swift to action, confident to lead, willing to collaborate, and curious about what science can do, then you’re our kind of person.

Job Description / Capsule

As a Key Accounts Manager, you will be responsible to develop and implement market positioning strategies for the oncology products of AZ along with contributing to build the knowledge and capabilities of HCPs at a local level. You will work closely with the sales team to deliver timely sales targets and ensure to create robust stakeholder relationships.

Typical Accountabilities

  • Drive AZ - Institutional Business Strategy for Area / Account
    • Identify opportunities and strategies to improve positioning of AZ's Oncology products at a local level.
    • Work with Sales Manager & Cross Functional teams to develop a local strategy and business plan to meet targets and further improve positioning of AZ's Oncology products at a local level.
    • Explore account opportunities, challenges, and priorities with internal/external stakeholders, to gain their commitment & deliver business goals
    • Facilitate Tender Process for the accounts / areas by working closely with Central Teams

  • Deliver on plans and achieve sales goals on budget
    • Drive sales performance and ensure sales forecasts meet or exceed expectations while managing assigned budgets.
    • Successfully promote the benefits of AZ's Oncology brands, using fair balance messages and the appropriate mix of promotional tools.

  • Account Planning & Management -Maximize Account Potential
    • Drive account objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
    • Leads the account and project decision making process with cross-functional team to deliver IB Targets
    • Ensures the right account team members visit the right customer stakeholders with the right inputs to maximize Account Potential
    • Effectively prioritizes account objectives using data and tools available
    • Regularly reviews progress of account actions to ensure that expected outcomes are on target
    • Leads regular internal AstraZeneca project meetings to drive account objectives
    • Work with Region trade teams to drive TA sales & track liquidation of stocks

  • Expand AZ Footprint - New Account Acquisition
    • Identify further opportunities within/outside the top key reimbursement federal, state & autonomous institutions to expand opportunities for AZ to expand footprints.
    • Work closely with COE to enhance and expand access in Oncology
    • Bring up proposals and mobilize resources from CFT for driving the initiative for gaining listing in these institutions / accounts

  • Drive Market & Business Intelligence around IB Initiatives and Priorities
    • Provide regular feedback /Insights on the need gaps, competitive intelligence in the accounts handled / IB space to trade teams
    • Roll-out and execute Market access and other projects in the accounts
    • Organize and coordinate Medico-Marketing activities with the CFT

  • Be compliant
  • Successfully complete all training requirements, including product examinations.
  • Comply with all external regulations and internal policies.
  • Ensure compliance with the AZ Code of Ethics, Global External Interactions Policy and Standards, and Privacy Policy and Standards, especially when interacting with Patient Groups.

Education, Qualifications, Skills and Experience


  • University Science graduate.
  • Aptitude for establishing and nurturing strategic relationships.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the Pharmaceutical Industry.
  • Effective Influencing and Communication Skills.
  • Proficiency in Customer Management.
  • Strong Commercial Acumen.
  • Proven Selling Skills.
  • Organizational skills, good analytical skills / mind set, ability to manage complexity with a high degree of maturity.


  • Proficient in oral and written communication (English).
  • Able to identify potential customers and add to the customer base.
  • Should have been a high performer in sales, Cross functional engagement, strong business acumen.

Key Relationships to reach solutions

Internal (to AZ or team)

  • Business Leadership Team
  • Commercial Excellence Team
  • Business Marketing
  • Business / Trade Team
  • Medical & Diagnostic Team

External (to AZ)

  • Health Care Professionals
  • Heath Care organisations
  • Trade Channel Partners

Why AstraZeneca?

At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration, and always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development. We’re on an exciting journey to pioneer the future of healthcare.

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So, what’s next?

  • Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we can’t wait to hear from you.
  • Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Brilliant! We have one seat available and we hope it’s yours.
  • If you’re curious to know more then please reach out to (contact person) We welcome with your application, no later than (Month) (XX)

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