Senior Account Manager

Sales & Marketing Remote, United Kingdom


Position at Medidata Solutions

Dassault Systèmes Life Sciences Engagement team: empowering people and energizing passion to change the world and create the future.

Dassault Systèmes, with 35 years of experience transforming the way products are designed, produced and supported has combined with Medidata, developers of the world’s most-used platform for clinical development, commercial and real world data. Our Life Sciences sales and marketing teams bring together all of Dassault Systemes life science capabilities in one go-to-market organization, providing our clients with life science domain focus and expertise to accelerate their business. As one organization we are leading the transformation in life sciences. Unique in the industry, we provide our clients with an integrated business and scientific platform from discovery and preclinical development, through clinical trials, all the way to manufacturing and commercialization. Discover the future of life sciences: www.mdsol.com  

We know that diverse teams win and are fully committed to selecting leaders and employees that represent the markets in which we operate. Dassault Systemes Life Sciences & Healthcare, led by Medidata co-founder Tarek Sherif, has global operations and employees in the US, Europe and Asia.

Your Mission: 


Achieving revenue objectives in geographic or specifically-named account territories including identifying sales opportunities, qualifying opportunities, and efficiently leveraging resources in order to bring opportunities to successful conclusion. In addition, he/she is responsible for maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction and personal involvement in customer relationships in order to remain consistent with Medidata business principals.

  • Consistent attainment of all revenue and booking targets within assigned territory, per targets based on position referenced above
  • Development and execution of strategic sales plans as it relates to specific opportunities within assigned territory
  • Represent Medidata in the field in a manner consistent with company business principles and ethics
  • Directly responsible for closing sales transactions with clients and prospects
  • Coordination of resources within sales and other departments in order to achieve objectives
  • Maintain and update sales plans, account and opportunity data within company systems as directed, including SalesForce.com
  • Quarterly and/or annual sales targets differ by title/position and are covered under a separate document




Your Competencies: 

  • Demonstrated consistent track record in exceeding sales targets 
  • Demonstrated consistent tenacity and drive to achieve goals
  • Strong application software sales experience
  • Working knowledge of life sciences industry, specifically medical device
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated success with process approached selling
  • Ability to gain executive credibility, understand organisational political dynamics and competitive awareness 
  • Strong business planning and organisational skills
  • Understanding of medical imaging touch-points across hospitals and device manufacturers
  • Demonstrated success with strategic, value-based selling 




Your Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred 
  • Requires previous successful sales experience

Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform.

Medidata Solutions have powered over 17,000+ clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach waiting patients sooner.


MDSOL Europe Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.  We welcome all applications irrespective of race, gender, gender reassignment, age, religion or belief, relationship status, pregnancy/maternity, sexual orientation or disability