BioImaging Sales Specialist, MW Region

UVP, LLC (an Analytik Jena Company)
Job Location: 
Chicago, IL
Base DOE plus Uncapped Escalating Tier Quarterly Commissions

We offer an excellent benefits package, including: 401(k) match, medical, dental and vision insurance, plus company paid Short & Long Term Disability, Life and AD&D insurance plans.

Job Description: 

Due to an internal promotion, we are seeking a motivated, positive, results-oriented BioImaging Sales Specialist to cover 10 state Mid-West Region. This position will be based out of specialist’s home-office in the Chicago, IL area; candidates in other main activity hub areas in the Midwest will be considered.

The BioImaging Sales Specialist is an integral part of generating and following up on leads, demonstrating, selling, training and installing company’s line of preclinical optical imaging systems to academic, government, Pharma and biotech labs. Applications include: protein, DNA and in vivo imaging.

•Work closely with distribution channel partners to ensure lead generation and sales growth
•Prospect and qualify sales leads
•Cultivate and maintain relationships with prospective and current customers
•Demonstrate imaging systems, including demo of hardware and software features
•Identify best system and configuration for customer needs
•Address competitive challenges
•Close the sale
•Install equipment, conduct training; ensure post-sale customer support and satisfaction
•Achieve sales goals
•Provide accurate and timely feedback and reports to management
•Overnight weekday travel approximately 45 - 50%, depending on home-office location


•Bachelor Degree in Life Sciences (Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering or other related discipline)
•2 years successfully selling capital equipment preferred, into academic, government, pharma and/or bio-tech accounts; will consider training candidate with relevant education, technical skills and sales aptitude
•Technical and sales abilities to successfully identify customer needs, demonstrate, sell and install imaging systems
•Ability to lift, move and setup equipment in the 50 lb range
•Computer proficiency, including aptitude to learn application specific software and firmware
•Outstanding verbal and written communication and presentation skills
•Positive attitude with demonstrated ability to achieve sales goals
•Superb interpersonal skills to work with diverse individuals and groups, including customers, distribution partners and company staff in all departments
•Work well in a team selling environment including working with distribution partners

Contact Information: 

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UVP is Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

About Our Organization: 

UVP, LLC, an Analytik Jena Company, is a market leader in Life Science imaging; designing, manufacturing and supplying BioImaging systems for academic, biopharmaceutical and biotechnology research applications.