Regional Sales Manager Head & Neck - South in Newbury at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/7/2020

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Regional Sales Manager Head & Neck

South, UK

At Stryker we are looking for a talented, highly motivated sales leader who will be responsible and accountable for driving the Head & Neck business through the South region in the UK.   You will be part of a high calibre, achievement driven sales team, who share a strong belief in helping our customers to improve patient care and outcomes through the use of our products and services. You will be responsible for the management of your sales area, the leadership of your employees as well as sales/turnover and cost so that optimized customer service and acquisition of new customers is guaranteed. You must have a proven track record of delivering exceptional results over an extended period, both personally and through teams. You should have impeccable ethics and use integrity management to ensure the delivery of Stryker’s vision of being the most admired company. The Regional Sales Manager will report directly into the Business Unit Director, Head & Neck UK.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Exceed & deliver against the quarterly and yearly business budget whilst managing instrument utilisation, recurring revenue pipeline development alongside accurate forecasting vs. budget.
  • Manage, lead, and motivate a high performing sales team, supporting and driving them strategically and tactically to accelerate business through the Head & Neck portfolio.
  • Coach and develop your sales team to achieve their potential.
  • Support and collaborate with enabling function teams such as contracts & pricing, compliance, customer service and accounting, to ensure smooth order to cash process is maintained and our customers receive the highest levels of service.
  • Build local clinical champions to support driving forward both current and future technology platforms across the entire portfolio. 
  • Understand / utilize market dynamics to support business acceleration. 
  • Take a creative approach to new business development for both current and future technologies and platforms. 


  • Training in a medical, scientific, technical career or degree in sciences/economics
  • Verifiable successful sales and/or marketing experience
  • Experience in team leadership
  • Ideally product knowledge in CMF and Neurosurgical segments
  • Anatomical proficiency
  • Economic knowledge
  • Commercial skills in leading a profit centre
  • Computer skills, MS Office
  • Presentation skills with modern presentation media


  • Strengths in accordance with Gallup profile
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong communicator who is excellent in developing relationships
  • Disciplined and organized communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Negotiating skills & power of persuasion
  • Commercial acumen
  • Sense of responsibility  
  • Ability to handle communications, criticism and conflict
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Charisma
  • Decisiveness and assertiveness
  • Flexibility
  • Strength of purpose
  • Self-motivated and achievement driven
  • Strategic approach to business planning
  • Integrity & strong ethics

Other Information

  • The best location for the successful candidate to live would be within or close to London.
  • This role will require regional travel and to stay away from home overnight on a regular basis for customer visits.
  • This person will be based from home however visits to the head office in Newbury will be expected.   

Work From Home: Occasional

Travel Percentage: 60%

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