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RENAL CARE SOLUTIONS (RCS) Business Unit Supervisor-Emerging Africa

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  • BS/BA degree in marketing, economics, or biomedical engineering.
  • MBA and/ or additional Healthcare related (scientific or engineering) post-graduate degree a plus.
  • 5+ years professional experience in a business function (Sales, Marketing, Business/ Market Development).
  • 5+ years professional experience in Healthcare/ Medical Devises/ Pharma
     in a mature European market.
  • 5+ years of leadership experience, ideally with heterogenous sales
     and marketing teams.
  • Solid experience in a large corporate environment with a significant matrix culture.
  • Experienced in managing fast paced growth environment as well a start-up business segment.
  • Fluency in English and local language.
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills.


  • Determines solutions to issues that meet the needs of the BU team in achieving sales goals and objectives.
  • Discerns the strategic customer’s needs and points of satisfaction with the existing situation.
  • Proactively determines superior solutions that meet the customer’s business challenges which also benefit the company’s financial performance with the account.
  • Possesses a strong grasp of company’s business strategy and future growth plans for their area of responsibility.
  • Able to quantify financial impact of decisions and identifies key factors when making recommendations.
  • Constructs strong profit, Gross Margin, and cost/benefit analyses.
  • Able to effectively manage the regional BU budget to provide business growth and demonstrate fiscal responsibility.
  • Deep understanding of local market dynamics, market insights, trends and competitive environment.
  • Identifies in advance major changes in National marketplace pertaining to distribution, pricing, promotion, regulation, regionalization etc.
  • Intimate insight into company’s value offerings and how they meet the market and customer needs.
  • Leverages industry knowledge to create a sales advantage.
  • Recognizes and understands political landscape within the company and among Business Units.

If this is a vacancy of interest to you, please discuss this opportunity with your supervisor prior to your application via internaljobs.medtronic.com


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life.


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Founded in 1949 as a medical repair company, we're now among the world's largest medical technology, services and solutions companies, employing more than 89,000 people worldwide, serving physicians, hospitals and patients in over 155 countries.
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