Shire Key Account Lead - Haematology in Remote, Germany


Location: Remote, Germany wide

Shire is currently recruiting for an Account Lead (m/f) to join our Commercial Hematology Team in Germany.

This position is offered on a permanent and full-time basis.


We are the leading global biotechnology company and our mission is to better the lives of our patients with rare diseases and highly specialized conditions. With nearly 22,000 employees across more than 100 countries, our employees are making a difference around the world, all the while advancing their careers and giving back to the communities in which they live and work.


As an Account Lead at Shire, you will have the opportunity to be part of a cross-functional team and collaborate with colleagues from our Sales, Marketing, Value Demonstration & Access and Medical departments. You will focus on our Hematology portfolio, mainly on our products OBIZUR and FEIBA in the specific indication of “Acquired Hemophilia (AHA)”.

You will:

  • have responsibility to develop and maintain productive relationships with key decisional stakeholders within our Hematology portfolio.

  • actively and strategically drive product sales in hospitals, intensive care units, hospital pharmacies, hemophilia centers and hematologists.

  • differentiate and drive awareness for Shires product portfolio in the AHA market segment

Further, you will have responsibility:

  • for the sales budget of OBIZUR and FEIBA in “AHA” Segment

  • for the execution of product strategy in alignment with Marketing and Sales Management.

  • to develop and implement Account Activity Plans and Quarterly Reviews with cross functional team.

  • to conduct strategic customer analysis, customer planning and customer segmentation.

  • for competitive selling activities.

  • for pre- and post-call planning.

  • to facilitate and maintain cross-functional communication habits.

  • to coordinate customer activities in cross-functional collaboration (Business Lead, Marketing, Franchise Head, Medical, Value Demonstration & Access, Legal).

  • to master S&ME tools, esp. CRM-Tool input.

  • for the organization of local P2P/ Round Table events.

  • to participate in national and selected international congresses.

  • for market and competitive intelligence gathering.

  • for KOL development in collaboration with cross-functional team.

  • to be a role model by adherence to Shires Compliance and Business Practice Code of Conduct.


  • scientific or medical degree and/or accreditation as Pharmaceutical Sales Representative according to § 75 AMG is required,

  • strong track record of delivery in Sales, National Accounts and Bids procedures,

  • business fluency in German and English language and strong communication and presentation skills,

  • treasure an active, interdisciplinary and collaborate team approach,

  • positive and problem solving “can-do” attitude and a natural drive to achieve success,

  • valid driving license and a valid work permit, both for Germany

If you are passionate about what you do, motivated to deliver results and inspired to make a difference in the world, we invite you to take the next step on your career journey with us.

We are looking forward to your application.

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Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.