Specialty Account Manager
Auvelity, Roanoke, VA
Posted on 8/5/2023
Axsome Therapeutics Inc

201-500 employees

Develops novel therapies for central nervous system conditions.
Company Overview
Axsome Therapeutics, Inc. stands out as a leader in the biopharmaceutical industry due to its dedicated focus on developing novel therapies for central nervous system conditions, an area with limited treatment options. The company's commitment to creating products that significantly improve patient lives demonstrates a strong, patient-centered culture. Its unique approach to treating CNS conditions through the development of therapeutic options with novel mechanisms of action showcases its technical innovation and competitive edge in the industry.

Company Stage


Total Funding





New York, New York

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Roanoke, VA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Sales & Account Management
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 5 years of field customer experience and/or account management
  • Demonstrated experience delivering outstanding results
  • Minimum of 3 years Healthcare Professional experience with relevant CNS/Psychiatry experience will also meet the qualifications for this role
  • Previous pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical marketing/sales experience with at least five years in specialty sales
  • CNS/Psychiatry experience strongly preferred
  • Launch experience strongly preferred
  • Must live in the territory's geography
  • Experience strategizing within cross-functional teams, utilizing differential resources to achieve business goals
  • Proven ability to successfully manage multiple tasks concurrently under aggressive timelines in a dynamic environment
  • Comfortability with uncertainty and high expectations
  • Patient support services experience a plus
  • Strong digital marketing aptitude
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation, and communication skills
  • Proficient in both virtual and live customer engagements
  • Develop a comprehensive and effective territory business plan aimed at achieving and exceeding annual goals established by commercial leadership
  • Promote Auvelity within approved labeling in a comprehensive, fair, and ethical manner that is consistent with industry specific and corporate legal and regulatory guidelines
  • Develop strong customer relationships by better understanding the customer's needs
  • Serve as a resource/consultant to customers and staff regarding payer policies and processes (i.e., eligibility and benefit verification, prior-authorization, and appeals/denials)
  • Maximize use of marketing resources to maintain and develop customer relationships for the purpose of growing the customers' confidence to prescribe Axsome medications for appropriate patients
  • Communicate territory activity in an accurate and timely manner as directed by management
  • Provide feedback to sales and commercial leadership, colleagues, marketing, and other internal departments about changing environment and results
  • Successfully complete all training classes
  • Complete administrative duties in an accurate and timely fashion
  • Manage efforts within assigned promotional budget
  • Effectively collaborate across all corporate functions
  • Attend medical congresses and society meetings as needed
  • Ensure timely access for patients through patient services and savings programs
  • Minimal overnight travel as indicated by the needs of the business
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned