Sales Intern (Interventional Urology) - Seattle


Seattle, WA, US

Job Family:  Sales
Country/Region:  United States

The Interventional Urology Sales Intern is responsible for covering Urology cases as required by customers, hospitals, and/or surgeons and providing on-site clinical consultation and product information on Coloplast’s portfolio of surgical products. In addition, will be responsible for completing a field-based marketing program.


Major Areas of Accountability

Clinical Knowledge

  • Clear understanding of clinical and technical product knowledge relating to assigned products
  • Demonstrated expertise in all aspects of implant, follow-up support and troubleshooting techniques.
  • Educate and train physicians, surgeons, and hospital personnel and office staff on technical matters relating to Coloplast products.
  • Attend and actively participates in industry related training/meetings/events for business development opportunities
  • Maintain current knowledge about assigned products and services as well as competitive products.


Relationship Building

  • Retain relationships within current customer base by identifying opportunities and may help formulate sales strategies.
  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships that lead to increasing use of products within target accounts.
  • Develop and maintain productive cross-functional relationships in and outside of Coloplast to share knowledge and leverage synergies within the organization.
  • For assigned accounts, understands customer’s environment, including who the clinical, financial, and other key decision makers are, their key issues/concerns, including challenges and opportunities for Coloplast.
  • Engage in basic market development activities depending on the needs of the assignment.



  • Organize and manage information utilizing CRM or other related tool as directed.
  • Maintain current records and administrative duties, including inventory, sales reporting, and expense management.
  • Maintain all required Vendor Credentialing requirements with assigned medical facilities.
  • Coloplast employees are required to conduct business to the highest ethical and professional standards; comply with applicable laws and regulations, the Advamed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals, and company policies.
  • Other duties as assigned


Healthcare Facility/Operating Room Interactions

  • Interact frequently with Healthcare Professionals including surgeons, doctors, nurses, technicians, procurement, inventory control, administrative staff, and related personnel.
  • Present during procedures and surgeries as requested/required to assist healthcare professionals with Coloplast product-related questions – interaction includes following operating room protocols, but does not include crossing the sterile field or patient interactions.


Basic Qualifications

  • In Process of Bachelor’s degree is required
  • Ability to be on time and prepared for each case deployed – every time.
  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically and overnight (up to 50%)
  • Ability and willingness to relocate after graduation is preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Strong relationship and consultative selling skills
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Strong analytical, oral, and written communication skills
  • High attention for detail and excellent follow through
  • Knowledge of current and new industry trends, technologies, competitors, and place in the market
  • Pro-active; high-performance and results oriented
  • Ability to work independently
  • Demonstrate effective time management skills with administrative capabilities
  • Ability to adapt and willingness to change.
  • Ability to consistently work, manage, and lead with ethical integrity.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to listen, articulate, and advocate
  • Personifies Coloplast Mission, Values, and Vision as well as Coloplast Leadership Principles.


Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs. Employing about 14,000 people and with products available in more than 143 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things.


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Coloplast employees are required to conduct business to the highest ethical and professional standards; comply with applicable laws and regulations, the Advamed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals, and company policies.


Coloplast is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) which means we employ and promote individuals based on their merits, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, status with regards to public assistance or any other protected classification.


Nearest Major Market: Seattle