Medtronic Country Manager Hungary in Budapest, Hungary

Country Manager Hungary


Budapest, Hungary

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Jul 03, 2017

In order to further support the company’s will to grow, we are looking for a dynamic and business development oriented professional with strong leadership, who is ready to assume the position of:


Place of work: Hungary

Are you an experienced Country Manager? Do you get excited by collaboration and innovation and are you driven by consulting and sales? Turn your drive and ambition into a lucrative and rewarding career with a global medical device organization, by joining our fast growing international, talented and ambitious team.

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB (Brief Summary):

Lead country organisation to meet short and long term PL objectives, represent MDT in front of key clinical and non-clinical stakeholders and ensure effectiveness and efficiency of local infrastructure and optimal level of functional support and continuity of local organization and operations.


  • Shape overall Medtronic go-to-market strategy in a country

  • Identify opportunities to improve therapy access and market share through innovation of offering, contracting and business model. Mobilize local team to pursue them

  • Identify IHS opportunities and support their implementation

  • Identify cross-portfolio selling opportunities in key accounts. Mobilize local team to pursue them

  • Drive and enable improvements of market access and funding

  • Optimize functional support and country infrastructure in alignment with relevant functional leadership

  • Manages distributor contract negotiation and renewal in alignment with relevant Eastern Europe/Regional BU leadership

  • Contribute to forecast accuracy

  • Engage in KOLs, medical societies and distributors relationships

  • Ensure compliance with regulatory/legal requirements, BCS and operating policies

  • Represent Medtronic in front of government, regulators, payers, patient groups, industry organizations and top management of key hospitals and buying groups in a country

  • Contribute to the Talent processes (hiring, performance, rewards, coaching development, Organization Talent Planning) Leadership Team meetings and/or trainings and developmental or projects related activities.


  • University Degree ideally in a business or management discipline; MBA will be an asset,

  • Fluency in English and Hungarian, both written and spoken,

  • Proven track record of successful sales marketing experience in international and medical/life science company,

  • Prior sales and marketing experience in the defined country,

  • Experience in managing both distributor and direct sales operation,

  • Prior full PL responsibility,

  • People management experience,

  • Superior account management skills,

  • Understanding finance systems,

  • Understanding marketing concepts,

  • Ability to travel extensively within the country,

  • Ability to travel internationally to attend Regional,

  • Operates with high energy, continuously striving for continuous improvements.

This is a tremendous opportunity for the right individual who enjoys being responsible, enjoys challenges, and working within the international work environment.

Medtronic offers you a professional, international, dynamical and high quality working environment, where personal development is stimulated and personal initiatives are encouraged.

Your Development Plan will challenge you to further develop your personal skills and competencies, to build your career within our global organization.