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As a Regional Pharmacy Business Coach, you will have the unique opportunity to build strong relationships with small, independent pharmacy owners and stakeholders, coaching them on ways to create positive changes in their businesses. As part of theGood Neighbor Pharmacyfranchise program that is operated by AmerisourceBergen, our goal is to improve the profitability and long-term health of the pharmacies by examining opportunities in labor, inventory management, marketing, pricing, staff development, and more.
After an opportunity for improvement is identified, the Pharmacy Business Consultant utilizes multiple benchmarks and resources to create a case for change with individual stores throughout their assigned territory. The Pharmacy Business Consultant provides ongoing support and motivation to drive each store's ongoing success through attracting new patients, retaining existing ones, and operating their pharmacy business more efficiently in an effort to help them remain competitive in the marketplace.
This position will be supporting the Central/Western Tennessee and Kentucky area. The ideal candidate will live within this territory.
As a Pharmacy Business Consultant, a typical day might include:
Continually driving program value by building relationships, identifying opportunities of improvement, persuading retail pharmacies to address these opportunities, and ultimately holding customers accountable for change
Addressing existing problems within basic pharmacy functional areas to identify potential areas of weakness within the operation
Acting as an instructor and subject matter expert to provide advice, guidance and feedback on store operations and business strategy
Developing and maintaining a strong base of working knowledge of the retail market including industry trends, competitive intelligence, and external industry challenges
Creating tailored action plans based on each store's individual opportunities and supporting their implementation
Working knowledge of the retail pharmacy industry including trends and challenges facing customers
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, and the ability to adapt communication style to various audiences
Ability to actively listen and influence others with different points of view
Advanced knowledge and understanding of value, profit, and budgeting
Advanced knowledge of techniques to improve profitability of a small business
Requires broad training generally obtained through completion of a four-year Bachelor's Degree Program
Normally requires a minimum of five (5) years industry experience and/or directly related and progressively responsible experience.
Ability to travel throughout the assigned territory up to 70%-75%
Nice to have
Retail pharmacy business experience, highly preferred
Experience analyzing financial and income statements
Learn more about how the Business Coach (Business Consultant) role supports our customers: https://www.wearegnp.com/business-coaching
ScheduleFull timeAffiliated CompaniesAffiliated Companies: AmerisourceBergen Drug CorporationEqual Employment Opportunity
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes benefit programs that are comprehensive, diverse and designed to meet the various needs across our associate population.
Throughout our global footprint and various business units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we offer. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contributions. Specific benefit offerings may vary by location, position and/or business unit.
AmerisourceBergen is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or membership in any other class protected by federal, state or local law.