Commercial Lead

£90 - £100 per hour
  1. Interim/Contract
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
  1. Commerical, Sales

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A fantastic vacancy has become available for a Commercial Lead to be empowered to develop the short to long term business strategy. This opportunity will join a top pharmaceutical organisation who are keen to address and solve some of the most unmet medical needs within a variety of therapeutic areas. You will join them on a 14-month fixed-term contract and will be based in High Wycombe.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to lead and develop a 3-5-year strategy and annual business plan that will achieve patient outcomes, targets and sustainable growth for a new business area.
  • To fully understand the external environment/partners and develop a plan that shapes policy to therapy area strategy.
  • To shape and influence EMEA strategies, plans and tactics to ensure they reflect the needs of the UK market.
  • Lead and develop highly motivated, high performance sales and marketing teams, resourced appropriately to meet future needs of the business unit and business continuity.

Key Skills:

  • Ability to build positive relationships.
  • You should be able to demonstrate the ability to positively lead, mentoring and developing individuals to achieve beyond the status quo.
  • You will have a strategic mind set with bigger picture orientation.


  • Experience working at Commercial Lead level or equivalent (i.e. associate director) within a launch (new business development) and relevant sales management environment would be highly beneficial.
  • Previous line management experience ideally within a similar treatment area or sales management role of a similar complexity i.e. heavily matrix organisation.
  • Proven experience in leading a strong team in a commercial environment.

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