Boehringer Ingelheim is one of the world’s 20 leading pharmaceutical companies. Headquartered in Ingelheim, Germany, Boehringer Ingelheim operates globally with 145 affiliates and a total of some 47,500 employees. The focus of the family-owned company, founded in 1885, is researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing new medications of high therapeutic value for human and veterinary medicine.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Avian TMVS Nigeria

Job No: 182486 

Location: Lagos

Description

  • Lead & manage the avian technical activity, including VTS, within Africa clusters
  • Grow the avian business; contribute to sales and margin targets achievements through:
  • Provide technical support to the avian products
  • Capture and develop loyalty from Avian Key accounts
  • Improve communication between various BI avian actors (BI internal and distributors)

Duties & Responsibilities
Contribute to the Avian objectives:

  • Provide technical support to the avian products in order to achieve sales and strategic objectives in all Africa clusters.
  • Develop technical training for Avian TMVS teams and specialized distributor team.
  • Participate actively to pre-launch meetings related to new products.
  • Run field trials with different product and customers under the supervision of Vet technical manager/Avian business manager.
  • Develop and participate in the production of technical marketing literature and promotional tools (Technical manual, brochures…).
  • Develop innovative technical/marketing concepts in order to better position the avian products in each area in collaboration with the local avian account managers.
  • Communicate proactively and regularly on vaccination service products/concepts in order to ensure awareness of innovations and understand the requirements of the teams in each market.
  • Participate in meetings with technical presentations according to requirements made by Avian TMVS, ABMs, Marketing & Tech manager and distributors.
  • Elaborate and update a practical manual for commercial training.
  • Secure PV procedure.

Lead Vaccination Service activities done by VTS local Team :

  • In coordination with META VTS Manager and Avian MK&TECH manager  support the training of the VTS team on  product handling  (vaccination equipment, biological, nitrogen containers)  and for the different vaccination methods (drinking water, spray, injection).
  • Ensure and contribute to a high standard of technical expertise and knowledge of all specialized vaccination service staff (BI and partners).
  • Develop and provide tools for vaccination control and evaluation on quality vaccine application at hatchery level.
  • Check the vaccination equipment situation.
  • Coordinate the maintenance on the equipment and train the poultry farm staff on the job.
  • Ensure proper installation of new equipment in customers’ facility and arrange the necessary training session.
  • Coordinate and support technical training for Broiler teams, Breeder teams, Hatchery teams, Layer farmers done by VTS team.
  • Support vaccination audit-monitoring done by VTS Team.

Budget Management:

  • Secure Avian Tech budget achievement.

HSE:

  • Observe and contribute to BI Safety Objectives.

Requirements

  • Veterinary degree with solid field experience in the poultry area.
  • Field experience (min. 5 years) in the poultry industry, poultry diseases, pathology and diagnostics.
  • Good communication and presentation skills and the ability to adapt readily to different cultural environments.
  • Preparedness to work in a team and to travel international (40-50% of the time).
  • Language skills: Fluency in English
  • Computer skills: Good knowledge, particularly of Word, Power Point, Excel.
  • Basic practical mechanical skills are also desirable.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online



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