Professional Relations Consultant (Training & Education of Opticians)

Recruiter
Bausch & Lomb U.K. Limited
Location
East Midlands Region
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An outstanding opportunity has arisen to join a global market leader in eyecare and to be part of dynamic and evolving business. As part of the professional services team you will be responsible for the promotion, education and training of Eyecare Professionals and retail staff in the extensive portfolio of contact lenses and OTC products from Bausch + Lomb. You will report to the Professional Services Manager at a time when the company is launching innovative new products.

Responsibilities:

- You are integral to Professional Services team to promote, educate and train ECP's (Eyecare Professionals) and retail staff.
- You will deliver clinical and marketing communication in the contact lens category to drive behavioural change and sales growth
- You will also attend events including workshops, seminars, conferences and trade shows to promote the brand through product training and CET delivery.
- You will be a key source of information for our customer service team in order to respond to product/fitting queries that arise from ECPs and practice teams.
- You will conduct regular co-travels with Territory Business Managers nationwide.
- You will be a trusted advisor to the internal team contributing to the development and delivery of training programmes for the sales and marketing teams.
- You will develop clinical and educational content for media, digital media, exhibitions and conferences.
- You will keep up to date with contact lens fitting, clinical practice, market trends and competitor activity.

Skills / Qualifications:

- You will be qualified GOC registered Optometrist or Contact Lense Optician.
- You have a strong personal presence together with networking and communication skills.
- You are organised and have strong time management skills.
- You are used to working under pressure and to tight deadlines.
- You have the ability to understand our customer goals and tailor your service accordingly.
- You are a natural coach and facilitator.
- You are passionate about ensuring ECP's are able to deliver the very best industry innovation to their patients.
- You are computer literate.

In this role for Bausch + Lomb you will benefit from a good daily rate and flexible work

Bausch + Lomb, established in 1853, has been at the forefront of many of the visionary innovations in eye health from optical lenses to contact lenses, from eye drugs to surgery. As a successfully performing healthcare company we relentlessly pursue our mission to help patients across the world to see better, in order to live better.

With a performance culture based on "people, attitude and results", we have passion for winning and entrepreneurial spirit that will suit any individual with a "get up and go" attitude, strong work ethic and appetite to make real, tangible impact in a constantly evolving environment.

The UK organisation employs today around 150 staff, fostering a "small company" mindset with the comfort of a large financial backer from the wider Valeant group. We take pride in a team that is wholly dedicated to working in strong collaboration with each other and sharing knowledge and skills readily in order to further the unified company success.

If you want to help the world to see better, in order to live better, please click Apply Now. You will then be re-directed to the Bausch + Lomb site to complete your application.