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Lilly Sales Representative - Oncology in Fresno, California

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Organization Overview:

At Lilly, we serve an extraordinary purpose. We make a difference for people around the global by discovering, developing and delivering medicines that help them live longer, healthier, more active lives. Not only do we deliver breakthrough medications, but you also can count on us to develop creative solutions to support communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.


Oncology Sales Representatives will be responsible for dissemination of clinical information about Lilly Oncology's products and services for patients with cancer to healthcare professionals including medical oncologists, oncology nurses, office managers, reimbursement manager, and pharmacists. The selling approach requires strong scientific knowledge and account based selling skills.

• Achieve sales growth in the territory, which results in exceeding sales expectations.

• Effective territory management as it relates to targeting, frequency, message and programs.

• Must be able to establish and maintain relationships, trust and credibility with oncologists and total office personnel.

• Must be viewed by oncology community as a resource, ensure product availability; assist with product availability in hospitals and cancer clinics.

• Conduct analysis on oncology portfolio and market trends (evaluate and act) and develop and implement territory business plans.

• Provide Business/economic support to institutions and office practices. Must be able to effectively implement a variety of approved resources and programs to enhance a customer’s and patient’s experience with Lilly products.

• Establish Lilly Oncology’s positive reputation in key academic institutions and leading cancer centers.

• Teamwork across biad, district, region and business unit.

Achieve all above objectives while operating inside of current compliance guidelines.

Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree

• At least 3 years of pharmaceutical sales experience

• Professional certification or license required to perform this position if required by a specific state

• Completion of Pre-Employment Screen (PES)

• MBA/Masters Degree

• Oncology-specific sales experience is a plus

Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

Additional Skills/Preferences

• Ability to comprehend and explain complex clinical studies

• Demonstrated longevity by having held less than 3 jobs in the past 5 years

• Scientific Selling Approach / Clinical Background

• Strong track record of sales success and leadership

• Adapt quickly to changing marketplace and environment

• Ability to comprehend, utilize and communicate technical information

• Excellent interpersonal/communication skills

• Strategic thinking

• Candidates should be flexible to learning new products and disease states over time

• Some overnight travel may be required, some evening programs required.

• Ability to provide secure and temperature controlled location for product samples may be required.

Note: When applying internally for a position your current supervisor receives notification that you have applied to the position. We encourage employees to discuss the opportunity with their supervisor prior to applying.

Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for employment positions on the B or S paths or at levels M1-M2 or P1-P4.

As a condition of employment with Eli Lilly and Company in the United States and Puerto Rico, you must be fully vaccinated and provide valid proof of vaccination to the company.


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At Lilly we strive to ensure our employees are part of a team that cares about them and our shared purpose of making life better for those around the world. How do we do this? We continue to look for ways to include, innovate, accelerate and deliver while maintaining integrity, excellence and respect for people.​ We hope that you seek to join us on our journey as we create medicine and deliver improved outcomes for patients across the globe!