Philips Payor Territory Manager, Account Development Midwest in Cleveland, Massachusetts

Your Responsibilities:

· Owns the market retention and expansion strategy in the payer Medicare, Medicaid accts for Philips Lifeline (with new and existing customers) and develops a comprehensive multi-year plan and budget to achieve revenues, margin and subscriber growth goals. Key components of the plan include promotions, all layers of communications.

· Directs the development of a comprehensive tool-kit and works with the marketing staff to provide appropriate training for the Lifeline organization and the national account.

· Provides comprehensive Sales training on an ongoing basis to effectively achieve a complete understanding of the initiative, deliverables and usage, channel nuances and levers to drive growth or reduce operational hindrances

· Designs a well-thought out approach to handling payer channel conflict with Sales and undertakes an educational campaign so that there’s constant consistency of messaging.

· Staying very customer focused ensures that sales representatives can foster real collaborations that deliver on both Lifeline and customer results at each account.

· Develops and implements appropriate performance tracking and reporting mechanisms that pinpoint shortfalls sufficiently early to allow for the development and implementation of corrective action plans to keep growth on course

· Design and implement customer satisfaction measures to be able to readily take the pulse of the business sector.

· Create and maintain productive relationships with key members of the Lifeline Management Team.

· Design and ensure implementation of strategic plan with accounts.

· Will spend amount of time necessary in the field to develop relationship with individual accounts, and sales personnel.

· Analyze account attractiveness and develop the account plan including sales, market share and required resources in co-operation with Marketing.

Your Profile:

· pre ferred Four Year degree in business related field of study

· Strong Home Health Care or Payer Sales experience required

2+ Years prior healthcare Sales experience preferred Medicare, Medicaid

· Knowledge and experience with Health Plans, ACOs and Medicare/Medicaid a plus

  • Excellent planning, scheduling and communications skills a must.

· Demonstrated track record of over-achievement in sales and/or service environment.

  • Charismatic personality that quickly engenders confidence and secures support on many levels

  • Ability to interface easily with all layers of Sales, Marketing and Operations management to quickly resolve issues, design solutions or negotiate win-win outcomes

  • Demonstrable leadership qualities

  • Travel Requirement: 30%

  • Strong systems knowledge and experience required. Must have basic understanding of all Microsoft Office applications. Experience with SalesForce.com

In this Payor Territory Manager role, you have the opportunity to

Own the market retention and expansion strategy in the payer Medicare, Medicaid accts for Philips Lifeline (with new and existing customers) and develops a comprehensive multi-year plan and budget to achieve revenues, margin and subscriber growth goals. Key components of the plan include promotions, all layers of communications.

Territory will cover OH, IN,MO,NE,KS,OK,WV

Preferred based in either Ohio or Chicago

You are responsible for

· Directs the development of a comprehensive tool-kit and works with the marketing staff to provide appropriate training for the Lifeline organization and the national account.

· Provides comprehensive Sales training on an ongoing basis to effectively achieve a complete understanding of the initiative, deliverables and usage, channel nuances and levers to drive growth or reduce operational hindrances

· Designs a well-thought out approach to handling payer channel conflict with Sales and undertakes an educational campaign so that there’s constant consistency of messaging.

· Staying very customer focused ensures that sales representatives can foster real collaborations that deliver on both Lifeline and customer results at each account.

· Develops and implements appropriate performance tracking and reporting mechanisms that pinpoint shortfalls sufficiently early to allow for the development and implementation of corrective action plans to keep growth on course

· Design and implement customer satisfaction measures to be able to readily take the pulse of the business sector.

· Create and maintain productive relationships with key members of the Lifeline Management Team.

· Design and ensure implementation of strategic plan with accounts.

· Will spend amount of time necessary in the field to develop relationship with individual accounts, and sales personnel.

· Analyze account attractiveness and develop the account plan including sales, market share and required resources in co-operation with Marketing.

You are a part of

Philips Lifeline Payor sales team for the U.S.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • BS degree preferred

  • Strong Healthcare and 2 plus yrs. 3rd party or payor experience preferred Medicare, Medicaid knowledge and experience with Health plans, ACOs in a sales role and experience with Home Healthcare

  • Multi state previous sales experience preferred

-Excellent planning, scheduling and communications skills a must.

  • Demonstrated track record of over-achievement in sales and/or service environment.

-Charismatic personality that quickly engenders confidence and secures support on many levels

-Ability to interface easily with all layers of Sales, Marketing and Operations management to quickly resolve issues, design solutions or negotiate win-win outcomes

-Travel Requirement: 30%

-Strong systems knowledge and experience required. Must have basic understanding of all Microsoft Office applications. Experience with SalesForce.com

In return, we offer you

Working for Philips Lifeline will give you a rewarding feeling to be helping others through our B2B channels.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

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