Senior Sales Manager & UK Country Leader

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Job Description

The right job isnt about location or benefits or responsibilities. The right job is about personality, character, motivation, fulfillment. Its about what inspires us, what were passionate about.


At Fluidigm, were passionate about life. Exploring it, studying it, sustaining it, living it. We make biotech tools that enable our customers and ourselves to seek truth in applied life sciences. To push limits and envision ever more creative answers to what if?


Naturally, were also passionate about people, especially the ones we work with. We know that the right people in the right positions can do amazing things, and we love helping that happen. Now were looking for a Senior Sales Manager to join our Commercial team. And if youre the right person, wed like to make you a deal:


If you:

  • Achieve quarterly and annual business objectives
  • Deliver bookings and revenue commitments, together with other KPI
  • Evaluate, coach, direct and develop the Sales Team
  • Define and implement sales processes and capabilities, including effective territory management, key account development and structured sales methodologies across multiple market segments
  • Drive visibility and accountability through improved sales pipeline and forecast management, leveraging modern sales tools like SFDC
  • Drive strong customer relations with key strategic accounts and monitor customer satisfaction
  • Lead establishment of aggressive annual targets for sales individuals and regions
  • Forecast and deliver on business commitments
  • Control department expenses against budget commitments
  • Achieve revenue targets for all products within assigned territories
  • Set and report regional quarterly goals aligned to overall corporate and regional objectives
  • Monitor and report regional market trends, identifying new market opportunities
  • Work with European marketing to design regional initiatives
  • Participate in scientific conferences, tradeshows and related field support activities
  • Achieve technical knowledge and applications on the product portfolio
  • Represent the company professionally, ethically and morally at all times
  • Have fun, be fully engaged and promise to have a life beyond “work”


We will:

  • Deliver superior compensation, benefits and opportunities for career growth
  • Engage you in a dynamic and rewarding company culture
  • Support you in your ongoing development and contribution both as an employee and a person
  • Value your contribution and enlist your feedback
  • Host excellent company-wide events multiple times a year


You must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree (BS/BA) in Life Sciences (e.g. Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry)
  • Minimum of three years of successful sales leadership experience in Life Sciences or Diagnostics markets
  • High motivation to achieve targets, with bias for actions
  • Proven successes in leading sales teams, leveraging rigorous sales processes and methodologies to achieve success
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in managing teams selling “solution based” capital equipment as well as consumables
  • Data driven decision making individual, with ability to translate plans into actions for continuous improvement
  • Effective time management, territory strategy and presentation skills
  • Strong ability to work effectively in a matrix environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • 50% minimum travel requirement
  • Fluent in English



If this sounds like you, we want to know. Apply online now with your resume.


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