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Abbott Sales and Clinical Specialist in Macquarie Park, Australia

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Clinical Specialist to join Abbott on 12 months fixed term contract to cover a parental leave. Working part time/full time in this exciting role you will provide education and in-service training relating to the Abbott Vascular Portfolio for Medical and Nursing staff within the assigned territory.

Based in Melbourne, the role would suit an experienced Medical devices sales professional who loves working within a team and has a passion for helping others. The right winning attitude, a drive for success and dedication to our customers and patients would be the key to success for the successful candidate.

In your new role you shall be responsible to:

  • Meet customer education and in-service requirements as agreed with Abbott Sales Representative or Manager and be available to respond to customers during business hours. Attendance at Abbott Sales Conferences may be required from time to time.

  • Act as a resource and assist with training of the Abbott sales team as requested by Sales and Marketing management.

  • Conduct education on behalf of Abbott within Cardiac, Vascular & Radiology Catheterisation Labs & associated wards and personnel.

  • Maintain level of professional interest and knowledge in field of expertise thereby acting a resource for Sales and Marketing eg. monitor market trends and competitor activity within.

  • Complete and submit timely administration tasks such as customer record keeping (CM), monthly highlights, expenses etc in line with divisional standards. Manage samples, demo devices, promotional & phone budgets as per your plan spreadsheet to ensure expenses budget in contained.

  • Represent Abbott in a professional manner that aligns with Company image, ensuring activities comply with legal and ethical standards.

To succeed in your new position ideally you will possess:

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification or Medical/Paramedical certification e.g. nursing OR radiography

  • Diploma in education preferable

  • Minimum of 2 years as a Clinical Nurse Educator or Consultant in either a surgical or medical field

  • Clinical qualifications/experience of 3 years or more preferred in the Health Care Industry

  • Experience in providing Clinical Training (Preferred)

  • Experience working in a Cath/Endovascular Lab, Theatre or Radiology (Preferred)

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work in a theatre environment

  • Ability to teach in a clinical setting

Abbott provides some fantastic benefits for our employees, these include:

  • Access to on-site parking

  • On-going training and development opportunities

  • Discounted Healthcare

  • AND…..Lots, lots more

Abbott is committed to building a diverse workforce that values diversity across gender, age, culture, disability and lifestyle.

We ask that recruiters respect our internal recruitment process and PSA panel, and refrain from contacting us, or referring candidates to this role.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email