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Medical Education Associate in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 11/20/2018

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Job Description

Who you are:

You love seeing something from concept to completion. You are collaborative by nature but are confident working independently to complete projects. Your days are productive because of your exceptional organizational and time management skills. You are detail oriented and take pride in your work. You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and excel when working within a deadline. You feel a sense of accomplishment when something you helped create provides a great experience for others.

You are prepared to travel for work up to 50% of the time and are comfortable working weekends in a cadaver lab setting. You are proficient with Microsoft products and have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree.

What you will do:

  • Assist in the development, maintenance, management and execution of educational events
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of educational resources and event collateral
  • Compile course feedback and generate reports to feed metrics and communications
  • Identify and assess suitable facilities for educational events
  • Execute contracts with event facility
  • Manage event logistics such as attendee travel and onsite catering
  • Work with third-party vendors to secure cadaver specimen for events
  • Manage individual and event specific spend to stay within allocated budget
  • Act as a liaison with surgeon consultants during the coordination and execution of education events
  • Partner with other business functions, including Sales, Marketing, Legal, Regulatory and Compliance on a variety of activities to ensure we have collaborative and compliant solutions for the business

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, communications, marketing or other relevant field

  • 0-2 years work experience recommended

  • Preferred experience in a customer facing role; i.e. customer service, sales, account management, previous medical device, etc.

  • Demonstrated attention to detail and quality

  • Willingness to travel, including weekends

  • Ability to work effectively with customers and cross-functional teams in fast paced environment

  • Excellent verbal and written interpersonal communication skills

  • Demonstrated relationship skills

  • Effective analytical skills

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Strong decision making skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

What we offer:

  • A culture driven to achieve our mission and deliver remarkable results
  • Coworkers committed to collaboration and winning the right way
  • Quality products that improve the lives of our customers and patients
  • Ability to discover your strengths, follow your passion and own your own career

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 50%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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