Posted to MedZilla on 3/16/2018

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-TN, Neuroscience Sales Specialist - Nashville East, TN (T9132) 1800456-MZ


Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Neuroscience Sales Specialist.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Neuroscience Sales Specialist working on the sales team, you will be empowered to sell the Takeda family of products and a typical day will include:

  • Communicate to Psychiatrists high level scientific reasoning supporting the understanding and treatment of depression and the benefits tied to our CNS product(s) within assigned territory
  • Cultivate and nurture disease state/product advocates (KOL speakers) within the Psychiatric community to include teaching institutions to enhance CNS product promotion efforts
  • Provide market place intelligence/insights that will influence sales and promotional strategy/resources to the marketing and sales leadership team
  • Serve as Takeda s field sales liaison to Lundbeck s CNS sales representative to foster coordination around the shared promotional effort
  • Perform company business in accordance with all regulations and policies and procedures. Demonstrate high ethical and professional standards at all times.

  • Bachelor s degree
  • 3 Years of pharmaceutical industry or relevant experience
  • Valid driver s license
  • Ability to travel overnight as needed (training and meetings)
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite


  • Specialty and/or CNS experience
  • Understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and the prescription drug distribution process
  • A broad understanding of the strategic objectives of the pharmaceutical sales marketplace
  • Ability to set priorities and maintain accurate records of appointments, sales calls, follow-up calls, samples, key account contacts, etc.
  • Ability to develop and maintain strategic relationships with key thought leaders and build trust with others in order to increase Takeda s competitive advantage


To further support and inspire our employees, our benefits include:

  • Bonus plan
  • Company car including car expenses
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and prescription drug plans
  • 401k % match
  • Retirement Plan
  • Comprehensive career development
  • Educational assistance
  • Maternity/Paternity, and adoption assistance

Empowering Our People to Shine

Takeda is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visit

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