Georgia Employer CLINICAL EDUCATION SPECIALIST in Atlanta, Georgia

Clinical Education Specialist (R24090) ABOUT US Smith& Nephew supports healthcare professionals in more than 100 countries in their daily efforts to improve the lives of their patients. We do this by taking a pioneering approach to the design of our advanced medical products and services, by securing wider access to our diverse technologies for more customers globally, and by enabling better outcomes for patients and healthcare systems. We have leadership positions in: Orthopaedics Reconstruction - joint replacement systems for knees, hips and shoulders Advanced Wound Management - wound care treatment and prevention products used to treat hard-to-heal wounds Sports Medicine - minimally invasive surgery of the joint Trauma & Extremities - products that help repair broken bones We have around 15,000 employees around the world. Annual sales in 2016 were more than $4.6 billion. We are a constituent of the UK's FTSE 100 and our shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange and through American Depository Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN) SUMMARY The Clinical Education Specialist will engage with fellowship programs, local and national thought leaders(practicing surgeons) providing consultation, education (SNE/ARTC) and resources for key sports medicine focus areas within the clinical community. This role is critical relative to VOC exchange, education and development of emerging and current arthroscopic procedures, products, and techniques. The Clinical Education Specialist will play a major role in supporting labs, courses and trade shows. This role will work closely with the sales staff in an assigned geographic area and in conjunction with sales development to deliver sales training and field- based sales support. Essential Functions Execute focused technique and product education strategies to targeted domestic, International surgeons and fellows via labs, courses and trade shows while providing these critical customers current scientific data, and any potential clinical trial opportunities. Develop and sustain mutually beneficial professional relationships with these key surgeons. Develop and execute fellowship management pathways that would include product and technique education, research opportunities, clinical white papers, tracking and relocation of the fellows. Responsible for planning,coordinating and executing surgeon education programs. This may include working with staff at off-site labs and/or hospitals and surgery centers, liaising between faculty members, course attendees, travel dept. and hotel sales and event departments. Assist Marketing and R&D in gaining competitive intelligence and clinical feedback on new product ideas, to include conducting field trials and submitting trial reports. Provide regular monthly written communication to in-house personnel regarding field experiences,new product ideas, technique improvements, surgical trends and all other pertinent information. Provide training and follow-up support to DE's/DOS and sales reps on new products/techniques as they are released to the market. Conduct technical training sessions to support new product launches and clinical selling initiatives as necessary. Develop strong relationships with Key Opinion L... For full info follow application link. Smith & Nephew is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer -EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans and participates in the E-Verify Program. As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Smith & Nephew is committed to a diverse workforce. If you are a qualified individual in the US with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation