Technical Sales Representative - Bioscience in Matthews, NC at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 2/11/2018

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Job Description

Position: Technical Sales Representative 
Division: North American Sales 

Our client is a worldwide leader in laboratory instrumentation and chemical solutions is seeking a highly motivated individual for a technical sales representative position within its North American Sales group. This position will be based in Charlotte, NC and responsible for direct sales of peptide synthesis products throughout North America. 

Summary of Key Job Responsibilities: 

  • Lead generation and nurturing of new customer accounts 
  • Effective management of existing customer accounts 
  • In-depth knowledge of instrument operation and applications 
  • Technical sales presentations and technical discussions at tradeshows and prospective customer sites 

Minimum background requirements

  • B.S. or B.A. in Chemistry with a good foundation in synthetic organic chemistry.
  • Technical sales representatives work with a cross-disciplinary team therefore effective communication skills are also necessary.
  • The ideal candidate will have a Master’s degree in Chemistry
  • Previous experience in a customer-facing role
  • Capable of a high degree of multi-tasking. 

Summary of Key Job Requirements: 

  • BS in Chemistry (MS preferred) 
  • Good knowledge of mechanistic organic chemistry 
  • Strong Communication Skills - Written/Verbal 
  • Customer support and/or technical sales background preferred 
  • Engaging/Energetic attitude capable of multi-tasking and working with a team 
  • Good organizational skills 
  • Able to travel - up to 50% 

Or client is a leading global provider of solutions for critical laboratory application in analytical laboratory, chemical synthesis, biotechnology, environmental testing, and food processing markets. The company has nearly 200 patents and over 10 R&D 100 awards for its microwave-based products. Our clients headquarters is located in Matthews, NC and operates subsidiaries in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, and Singapore. 

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