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Sr. Account Manager, PKU - San Francisco: (No Cal, HI, Oregon, Washington & Idaho)

Location United States, Remote

Workstyle Remote Only
Who We Are

Our Commercial organization leads our global sales and marketing strategies around the world. Our integrated team continues to solidify BioMarin’s commercial presence in the United States and Europe and is rapidly growing in other regions, such as Latin America, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.


The PKU Account Manager is responsible for maximizing sales of BioMarin commercialized products in their area. They must maintain a high level of education on disease, promote Palynziq awareness, good organizational, analytical, problem solving, and customer management skills are required. Demonstrated ability to gain the cooperation of others by utilizing excellent communication skills is required.  Focus on coordination of care with excellent follow-up is essential.  Individual must be flexible and adaptable to new situations with sensitivity to the potential constraints of a dynamic commercial organization. Must be goal oriented with the ability to meet and surpass aggressive but achievable sales targets. Demonstrates a high standard of performance and compliance in the organization.


  • Achieve territory sales goals, market penetration, and profit targets on a quarterly & annual basis.
  • Create and implement an effective territory business plan to guide strategy, outline specific tactics, increase disease awareness, increase product education, and track progress throughout the year.
  • Develop and maintain excellent working relationships with all key customers including Target HCPs, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Dietitians, Genetic Counselors and ancillary staff.
  • Proficient communication with external customers and internal stakeholders both in person as well as via virtual platforms.
  • Provide leadership through example to fellow PKU Account Managers.
  • Demonstrate sound fiscal responsibility within assigned territory.
  • Actively participate in business planning meetings, disease awareness efforts, and professional society meetings as assigned.  This will include some weekend commitments.
  • Become an expert in PKU and Palynziq data and be able to verbalize its significance to others.
  • Provide field insight to internal business partners as to the clinical practices of assigned accounts.
  • Demonstrate leadership within internal teams, with ability to influence without authority.
  • Act in compliance and adhere to all company compliance policies assigned to the PKU Account Manager.
  • You will represent BioMarin and our commercial values: Patient centricity, innovation, ethics, respect, accountability, and continuous learning.  All actions and behaviors will be guided by these values.


  • Ability to manage a multi-state territory with diverse customer base.


  • Overnight travel is required and will range from 40%-70% depending on the geography and business needs of the individual territory.  Occasional weekend work required.


  • Remote selling is required. Candidates must possess the ability to communicate with customers through virtual meeting platforms.  This skill is critical to job performance as virtual selling methods include clinic meetings, internal account team calls and patient education meetings.


  • Bachelor’s degree required.


Required minimums:

  • 5-7 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical or Healthcare industries.
  • 3-5 years of experience in biotech/specialty sales involving high cost products.

Highly desired:

  • Sales experience within hospitals and academic institutions.
  • Prior work with orphan-disease products.
  • New product launch experience, ideally in naïve markets.  

This is a remote position. Territory:   No Cal, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, & Idaho

PLEASE NOTE: Absent a Medical or Religious reason that prohibits vaccinations, all our incoming employees must be vaccinated for COVID-19.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

In the U.S., the salary range for this position is $ 138,000 to $ 207,000 per year, which factors in various geographic regions. The base pay actually offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate's geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. A discretionary bonus and/or long-term incentive units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to the full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered.

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