Medical representative Opening and Vacancy
Medical representatives or MR as they commonly known as are the main link between pharmaceutical companies and healthcare professionals. With the growth in the pharmaceutical industry in India, there has also been a growth in the number of Medical Representative Jobs too. The key responsibility of a medical representative is to sell company products like prescription drugs, medicines and medical equipment to general physicians, hospital doctors, pharmacists and more. They additionally interact with healthcare professionals to introduce new products, increase product awareness, answer queries and provide advice. The minimum educational qualification required for medical representative job vacancies is a bachelors in pharmacy (B. Pharm) degree or a diploma in Pharmacy. Some important skills required to succeed on the job are excellent communication skills, analytical and planning skills, confidence, persistence, persuasiveness. Additionally, business awareness and extensive knowledge of pharmaceutical products can help immensely. Many medical representative job openings are available in some major pharmaceutical companies like Biocon, Glaxosmithkline, Wockhardt Biotech Park, Dr. Reddys Laboratories, Novozymes, Bharat Serum and many more.