Director, Government and Military Business Development

About BrainScope

BrainScope Company, Inc. (www.brainscope.com), based in Bethesda, MD, is a privately held neurotechnology company developing a new generation of handheld, easy-to-use, non-invasive devices designed to aid medical professionals in rapidly and objectively assessing various neurological conditions, with an initial focus on traumatic brain injury (TBI) and concussion assessment.  The company has completed over 20 clinical studies at 55 locations, with its technology featured in 20+ peer-reviewed articles in leading scientific and medical publications.  BrainScope has partnered with the U.S. Department of Defense for the development of its TBI assessment technology, and was named both an original recipient and final awardee of the GE-NFL Head Health Challenge I.

The company’s disruptive BrainScope One technology, launched commercially in 2017, will change the way head-injured patients are assessed and managed, providing clinicians – for the first time – a comprehensive, objective and accessible view of a person’s head trauma.

If you are an intelligent and self-driven individual seeking a challenging career and satisfaction of making an impact on the lives of patients with head injury, BrainScope is the right place for you.

 
About the Opportunity

We are seeking a Director of Healthcare Business Development to work in our corporate office, located in Bethesda, MD. The ideal candidate must specifically have government healthcare sales experience and will have primary responsibility for the evolution and execution of the company’s government and military business development plan, including strategic development, evaluation, prioritization and closing of business transactions.

This position is full time with a competitive salary, strong benefits and stock options.  Qualified candidates must be based in the Washington, D.C. area.  Expected travel for the position is approximately 25%.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish new partnerships, alliances and relationships to enable the company to drive new business growth – as well as hands-on business development activities, including sales prospecting efforts, qualifying potential new revenue opportunities, scoping, proposing and closing of new deals, and working with customer operations to deliver exceptional post-sales support
  • Lead pipeline development/capture activities for all U.S. government and military opportunities; work with government/military stakeholders to understand current and future requirements, identify potential opportunities and develop effective proposals
  • Negotiate and manage all aspects of government and military pricing contracts and ensure proper attainment and maintenance of BrainScope’s inclusion on federal supply contracts
  • Manage all government and military third party distributors and resellers and ensure that these partnerships receive proper product and compliance training and sales and marketing support
  • Identify areas of further R&D collaboration within the military, and work collaboratively with internal R&D, engineering, clinical and grant management teams to develop research proposals and successfully execute on research contracts for next generation product development
     

Required Qualifications:

  • Seasoned business development executive, with strong, established relationships within the government/military healthcare community and highly knowledgeable about acquisition/procurement within those settings; prior military service a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree (minimum), preferably in a STEM field or Business Administration
  • Total of 10-15 years of experience including a minimum of 5 years of healthcare sales/ business development experience in government/ military setting with demonstrated success, as well as managing a field-based sales organization and third-party distributors dedicated to government and military sales
  • Expected ~25% travel, including attendance at all relevant military conferences
  • Results-oriented leader who conveys a sense of urgency and drives for closure, is able to execute and prioritize multiple, competing tasks and demands, and recognizes and executes critical details
  • Strategic/forward thinker who possesses outstanding negotiation skills, a high degree of emotional intelligence and a winning attitude
  • Ability to establish clear expectations, set priorities, focus resources, and delegate effectively
  • Flexible and responsive to change; creative problem-solving skills
  • Highly decisive and action-oriented, closely monitoring progress and proactively addressing issues and obstacles
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to enable him/her to represent the company to a variety of audiences
  • Goal-driven, confident self-starter with a willingness to continually embrace professional development and a passion to excel
  • Ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced, team-oriented culture with strong collaboration and partnering skills
 
 

Qualified applicants are encouraged to send their resume and a cover letter including availability to recruiting@brainscope.com. 


 

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