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Sales Training Manager - (Flow Cytometry/ Field Sales)

Job ID R-19972 Date posted 09/13/2017

Job Description Summary

Job Description


BD Biosciences is looking for a dynamic Sales Training Manager to join our team to help develop our sales professionals. The Sales Training Manager will cover three core elements:

1) Improve technical proficiencies in flow cytometry instrumentation and applications across research and clinical markets

2) Train sales representatives on value offers and messaging related to our product and service portfolio as well as sales tools (e.g.,, CPQ, etc.)

3) Develop sales capabilities in the area of prospecting, nurturing and conversion. The Sales Training Manager will be responsible for designing & developing content, leading training sessions, conducting assessments, measuring effectiveness and providing field coaching. The Sales Training Manager is also expected to stay abreast of market trends and be able to reconcile these against business objectives and priorities.


  • BS degree in biology or life sciences. Master’s preferred.
  • Strong technical knowledge in flow cytometry or related fields.
  • Experience in supporting and/or developing and implementing learning and training plans.
  • Strong verbal and written communication.
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate and influence others.
  • Strong interpersonal and team building skills.
  • Agile learner that is able to work with limited supervision.
  • Ability to travel up to 30 – 50% based on geographic location.
  • Role is based in San Jose. Opportunity to work remote.


  • Prior sales experience in the life science industry is preferred
  • Understanding of and LMS system is preferred


Primary Work Location

USA CA - San Jose

Additional Locations

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  • Become an integral part of a company that makes a difference in human health, saving and improving the lives of people in all corners of the globe.
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  • Enjoy an array of very competitive benefits, including choices of medical programs, company-sponsored savings plan, on-site fitness centers at select locations, tuition reimbursement, and many others that support a healthy lifestyle.
  • Become part of a company that gives significant time, talent and resources to philanthropic and charitable efforts around the world.

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