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A part of Colgate-Palmolive since 1976, Hill's Pet Nutrition offers the highest-quality pet nutrition available through product lines Prescription Diet® and Science Diet®. Veterinarians worldwide recommend and feed their own pets Hill's products more than any other brand of pet food.

Available in approximately 80 countries around the world, our extensive line of products includes more than 60 Prescription Diet brand pet foods and more than 50 Science Diet brand pet foods.

We believe all animals should be loved and cared for during their lifetimes. That is why we are proud our pet foods can make a difference in your pet's life.

A career at Hill’s Pet Nutrition or Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Hill's Pet - Professional Consulting Veterinarian (m/w/d)

Travel Required?:  Travel - 25% of time
Date: 
Partial remote working option

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 85541 - Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

The PCV is part of the Professional Veterinary Affairs (PVA) team, working closely with the Key Account Management team, and is responsible for meeting KPIs defined between Key Account Management and PVA through influence of veterinary specialists and healthcare teams achieving highest sales and recommendation results. This position serves as the technical liaison for the local Key Account Management team, consulting, coaching and training Territory Managers.

 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

● Enhance Field Sales technical, product, communication and seminar delivering expertise through ongoing Territory Managers training and field coaching.

● Influence practice success through nutritional education, coaching and skill-building training with in practice healthcare teams primarily focusing on large practices.

● Closely collaborate with local vet schools and provide professional support (lectures, seminars etc.) to schools, veterinary nurse colleges and at regional veterinary meetings.

● Drive our special Hill’s4Me program throughout Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH region) and liaise with student representatives and support feeding trials where appropriate

● Manage and expand the cooperations with key shelters and assistant dog associations

● Staff Hill's exhibit booth at national/regional/specialty conferences building relationships, providing vet insights and influencing conference attendees to recommend and sell Hill's products. Answer veterinary/technical queries from the helpline.

● Drive Digital Education 2.0 for veterinary partners through Webcasts, Podcasts and other collaboration and engagement tools for the whole DACH region.

 

Education/ Experience Requirements:

● Graduate degree in veterinary medicine.

● Current veterinary license and clinically competent.

● Ideally 4+ years of experience in the area of small animal clinical practice and/or field team experience.

● Basic understanding of business terminology; good analytical skills.

● Strong work ethic, professional appearance and approach, high integrity.

● Self-motivated and highly competitive.

● Passion for pets.

● Drive to grow and build an account base.

 

This role is subject to a temporary contract (12 months).


Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Are you interested in working for Hill's Pet Nutrition? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

 

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

 

Work that matters, fueled by passion for pets!  At Hill’s we have a purpose.  Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets. 

 

HILL'S® Prescription Diet® therapeutic pet foods, HILL'S® Science Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness pet foods are sold worldwide. Hill’s is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of products in more than 200 countries.  To learn more about Hill's and Colgate, please visit http://www.hillspet.com and http://www.colgatepalmolive.com, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

 

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact Application_Accommodation@colpal.com with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.


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