BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Sales & Application Specialist in Istanbul, Turkey

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Purpose and Fundamental Goals of the Position

  • Leverage the conversions to strategic products in the market.

  • Ensure the awareness of customers about high quality of pre-analytical process management.

  • Increase the category share of BD in the target market

  • Increase the awareness level of the customers on the Health Care Workers’ safety issues

  • Implement BD Sales strategies to achieve the objectives in the target market

  • Establishing, and maintaining strong relationships with the distributors and the customers.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Gather sales and potential data of each account within her/his region.

  • Closely follow up competitors’ prices within her/his region.

  • Prepare plans to achieve objectives as outlined in annual sales plan.

  • Assimilate and retain product information and technical data. Use it to understand, support and convince nurses and laboratory staff of the products interests.

  • Identify, develop, and maintain strong customer relationships in every part of the assigned territory.

  • Organize hospital presentations to the targeted audiance about pre-analytic quality awareness and startegic products.

  • Implement sales conversion tools, and PA variable optimization trainings, audits etc. to ensure successful conversions to BD solutions.

  • Involved in all relevant parties (customer level, IVD companies, distributors’ personnel, BDPAS).

  • Establish strong relationships with all key stakeholders. (customer level, IVD companies, distributors’ personnel, BDPAS).

  • Monitor and evaluate sales performance in each end of the quarter and activities utilizing latest BD tools.


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office applications

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in the field of sales

  • Being fluent in English is an advantage

  • Good knowledge of computer and software systems

  • Willing to travel frequently

Professional Skills & Key Competencies

  • An ability to identify business opportunities in relation to retention and growth strategies

  • Commercial understanding – business acumen in relation to, distribution and pricing

  • Team player (Team-oriented with high enthusiasm and motivation to work in a multicultural environment)

  • An understanding of the Health Care Industry, key drivers, and influencers, in terms of establishing effective account objectives

  • Willing to adapt to various situations on a daily basis and respond to client and distributor needs

  • Self-motivated with the desire for self-development and initiative

  • High personal integrity and ethical standards

  • Relationship building, influencing without formal authority and negotiating skills

  • Well-developed presentation skills

  • Influencing and negotiation skills, strong interpersonal communication ability

  • Willing to travel extensively and being self-organized to work remotely

  • Open minded, being able to work together in close contact with people from different culture

Primary Work Location

TUR Istanbul - Rüzgarlıbahçe Mah

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.