Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc General Manager Colombia in Bogotá. D.C., Colombia

Grifols is a global healthcare company whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of people. Our three divisions –Bioscience, Diagnostic and Hospital–develop, produce and market our innovative products and services to medical professionals in more than 100 countries.

We are committed to fostering an environment that creates continuous learning opportunities and encourages professional development and growth. As a company devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, we are looking for talented professionals worldwide. Make a difference and join us in this challenging and rewarding enterprise.

Position Summary

The General Manager for Colombia will be responsible for P&L and operations, by implementing Grifols’ subsidiary expansion in accordance with corporate and local policies, acting as a legal representative, ensuring compliance of local/international laws & FCPA (foreign corrupt practice) processes.

The essential duties and responsibilities include the following:

To understand the market and collaborate with distributors, establishing partnership with Mexico affiliate in order to guarantee the logistic deployment of the business.

To act as the representative to liaise with Health Authority (INVIMA), Patient organization etc.

To oversee all finance/accounting functions of the company.

To provide support to sales team & manage adequate stock levels & logistics functions.

To plan, develop & administer HR functions in accordance with Corporate policies.

To oversee quality management system of the company.

To support the business development in Colombia in each aspect.

Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Must be fluent in English

Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or similar.

Minimum of 5 years of experience in a pharmaceutical company, diagnostic or Medical Devises field interested in a General Manager role..

Strong financial skills/background.

Results driven mentality.

Must be self-motivated and influential skills

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with personnel at all levels in a team environment.

Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills with the ability to make structured decisions on a routine basis.

Demonstrated ability to inspire high performance in others and align team members around shared goals.

Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to motivate, guide, train, coach and develop department personnel.

Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks to meet targeted deadlines.

The position will be based in Bogotá.

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Learn more about Grifols at http://www.grifols.com/es/web/international/home