About The Role

An incredible opportunity has arisen for a Pharmaceutical Bid Coordinator within our thriving Homecare Company Alcura, founded in 1994 and re-branded Alcura in 2013. Alcura has secured its position within the Homecare market over a number of years and is continuing to grow year upon year.

We need a team member who can have an instrumental impact and who has the personal desire to strive and realise their potential, to be part of a Bid team that holds a strong business pipeline currently and that seeks to continue winning new opportunities. The candidate must have the aptitude and knowledge to work alongside multiple stakeholders and be prepared to actively pursue all prospects that present within the market place. They must have the ability to grasp the detail of our business and demonstrate our services through excellent wordsmithery, being able to produce a consolidated final document ready for review is essential.  Time management skills are imperative and having flexibility of working independently whilst recognising the need for collaboration and team work with numerous stakeholders is crucial to achieving a successful deadline.   

Having the ability to integrate into an established team of Key Account Managers will be imperative and attending meetings where and when required to, to establish a greater understanding of the prospect that has arisen with been encompassed within this role. The candidate will work closely with the Key Account Managers and the Commercial Implementation Team to put into service the business won.

About You

We would value the following attributes:

The role can be challenging and having the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high standard is imperative. Having self-motivation, a flexible approach to work and developing one’s self is key to succeeding within this role. Within this, the ability to communicate effectively at all levels verbally and within all forms of media is valuable. There will be scoping meetings that will need to be attended so the ability to drive is essential.

Previous experience within the Pharmaceutical Industry is important with the added advantage of having an understanding of the NHS at a primary or secondary care level within Homecare or Wholesale.

•Educated to minimum of A-Level or equivalent - degree advantageous but not essential / equivalent experience.

•Experience working with a bid team within a support or coordinators role is desirable 

• Strong organisational skills, with the ability to plan and prioritise a varied workload, managing and balancing the needs of numerous tasks.

•A proven track record of understand data, identify trends/issues and present these to team members.

•Highly developed influencing skills, with the ability to sell the vision at all levels.

•Confident with Microsoft Office and Windows Operating Systems.

In return we will offer you competitive salary and benefits package.  
About The Company
Alcura is one of the supporting brands of Walgreens Boots Alliance, a leading international, pharmacy-led health and wellness Group delivering a range of products and services to customers. Working in close partnership with manufacturers and pharmacists, Walgreens Boots Alliance is committed to improving health in the local communities we serve.

As an established homecare company with over 25 years of experience and currently over 35,000 active patients, Alcura has specialised in the holistic service provision of dispensing and distribution of medication with bespoke and tailored support services in collaboration with the NHS and pharmaceutical partners.