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District Manager

Lincoln, Nebraska
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
Ashfield Engage is building a nationwide team of field based Pharmaceutical Education Representatives that will be led by District Managers. The District Manager is an excellent role to continue to develop your management skills in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. The team will be dedicated to providing services to Ashfield's client, Pfizer.

We are seeking performance-driven, competitive, highly entrepreneurial, and analytical Leaders to recruit and lead these representatives. This is a highly innovative role requiring you to lead by example to drive district performance, think outside of the box and continually challenge your team to go the extra mile.

This is your opportunity to join Ashfield, representing a top pharmaceutical company, Pfizer!

What's in it for you?

Competitive compensation

Excellent Benefits - accrued time off, medical, dental, vision, 401k, disability & life insurance, employee discounts/promotions

Generous performance-driven Incentive Compensation package

Competitive environment with company wide recognition, contests and coveted awards

Exceptional company culture

Recognized as a Top Workplace USA 2021

Recognized as a Great Place to Work in November 2021

What will you be doing?

Recruit, hire and manage a high performing team

Create and drive district strategy and short-term tactics to achieve business goals in a timely manner

Work in the field with representatives to coach and counsel on improvement of their skills, product knowledge, and capabilities needed for successful representative development and maximum goal achievement

Monitor data analytics information (trends, activity) continuously to ensure full utilization of available resources and tools for maximum impact on prescribing providers while constantly looking for opportunities to improve

Drive call plan adherence and execution

Ensure that the given geography meets or exceeds all targets and goals

Set a positive tone and high standard for the district team in terms of work ethic, culture, expectations, business ethics

Assess competitive threats and take appropriate action

Aid in design of business plans, employee development plans, monthly reports as required

Organize employee training, conferences, and district meetings

Work with representatives to share success stories and adapt best practices with the district and across the nation

Communicate with key leadership regularly (written and verbal) to update on project performance, gain feedback, build relationships, and network to identify future opportunities

What do you need for this position?

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited College or University

Ability to influence team member activities

5 years of management experience within the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology or Healthcare Industry is preferred with proven ability to develop and motivate others, lead through change, and deliver on set objectives.

Ability to recruit, retain, and develop a high-quality team

A deep understanding of the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries

Lead a team and reinforce strong account management skills - i.e., the ability to work an account to include health systems/urgent care centers/pharmacies to gain access and support pull through

Product launch experience preferred

Must consistently demonstrate sound judgment and strategic decision-making abilities

Strong organizational and analytical skills are also required and ability to analyze and draw appropriate conclusions using call reporting data

Professional, proactive demeanor

Ability to interpret and utilize business data to drive positive business results

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build business relationships

Results-driven with exceptional attention-to-detail and knowledge around metrics

Overnight travel may be required (depending on geographical location)

Valid Driver's License

Computer/iPad proficient

About Ashfield Engage

Ashfield Engage, part of Inizio, is a global leader in commercialization services for the healthcare industry. We partner with our clients across Advisory, Healthcare Communications, Commercial, Patient Solutions and Medical Affairs to build creative, scalable and tailored health solutions that are executed flawlessly, to deliver positive outcomes for patients.

Our mission is to partner with our clients, improving lives by helping healthcare professionals and patients get the medicines, knowledge and support they need.

To learn more about Ashfield Engage, visit us at:

Ashfield Engage is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Individuals seeking employment at Ashfield are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. Further, pursuant to applicable local ordinances, Ashfield will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Ashfield Engage is an equal opportunity employer M/F/V/D. We appreciate your interest in our company, however; only qualified candidates will be considered.
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  • Job Reference: 719183848-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Ashfield Engage
  • Location: Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent