Associate, Distribution & Market Strategy

Organization
Gradian Health Systems
Location
New York, NY
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
09/15/2018
Contact Information
jobs@gradianhealth.org
Tags
Full-time

DESCRIPTION
Gradian Health Systems is looking to bring on an Associate of Distribution & Market Strategy to support the management and growth of existing and new markets. We are interested in candidates who have successfully managed distribution operations and relationships with a wide array of stakeholders. This role is based out of New York and you will report to our Director of Distribution while also working closely with members from several other teams across the organization.

Responsibilities:
– Regularly communicating with our distributors and technicians across various time zones to support their efforts to expand sales and service capacity
– Conducting primary and secondary research on new markets for Gradian; mapping the sector and identifying key stakeholders in these geographies
– Building relationships with potential distributors, end users and other stakeholders in new markets
– Traveling to Gradian’s markets when needed, both for distributor management and business development purposes
– Managing and triaging incoming inquiries and business development leads
– Supporting the Distribution team’s data management needs
– Communicating with clinical providers and biomedical technicians in our markets around the world to schedule maintenance and training and gather data on our products and services
– Supporting the coordination of training, preventive maintenance, and service visits in key markets, as needed

Eligibility Requirements
– Bachelor’s degree or higher
– 3+ years’ experience in relevant fields (like consulting, business development, or account management)
– Fluency in English
– Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
– Unrestricted ability to work in the US

Experience & Skills
– Resourceful, self-starter who can independently manage multiple projects at once and has a hands-on approach to getting things done
– Willingness to travel to our markets in Africa and Asia a few times a year for a minimum of 1-2 weeks at a time (on average)
– Strong work ethic and openness to evolving responsibilities
– Strong written and oral communication skills
– Strongly Preferred: Developing country experience (you don’t necessarily need to have lived in a developing country before, but an understanding of how things work in developing countries is critical)
– Strongly Preferred (not required): Competency in French
– Preferred (not required): Background in healthcare industry and/or social enterprise
– Strong interpersonal skills and a great sense of humor!

Additional Information

If you think you’re a good fit for the role, please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@gradianhealth.org, titled ‘Market Strategy Associate – Next Billion', by 15th September, 2018.