Regional Sales Director- UK

Loughborough LE12, UK Req #1067
Thursday, June 6, 2024

Kindeva Drug Delivery

Kindeva Drug Delivery is on a mission to solve drug delivery challenges and change patients’ lives worldwide, and we are able to achieve this due to our innovative, collaborative team.  If you want to grow your CDMO career and be a force for good, you will have everything you need to excel at Kindeva.

With over a century of experience in combination product development and manufacturing, Kindeva is truly a global force in drug delivery. We have state of the art facilities across the US and UK and our capabilities span delivery formats, from ideation through commercialisation.

Summary of Position  

The Regional Director of Sales for Kindeva Drug Delivery (KDD) will be based in the UK region and lead the development of Kindeva new business opportunity and growth in their assigned geographic territory.  The role will be responsible for uncovering new sales opportunities for Kindeva’s entire enterprise suite of services and product offering including but not limited to pulmonary drug delivery, injectable drug delivery, nasal drug delivery, transdermal drug delivery and analytical services. 

The Regional Director of Sales, is responsible for uncovering, developing, and winning new sales demand in line with Kindeva’s growth objectives.

Job Responsibilities

  • This role is accountable for results in a dynamic and fast-paced environment to drive sales volume and profitable revenue across our enterprise services and product offering in development and early, late phase and commercial manufacturing.
  • Responsibility for the development, maintenance and continuous improvement of actionable key target territory new business plans .
  • This individual has the ability to generate early analytical, formulation and process development as well as and clinical and late phase GMP manufacturing business prospects, with demonstrated ability to uncover and grow customer relationships with virtual, small, mid--large pharma, specialty and generic pharmaceutical companies.
  • Identify effective market segments and drive creation of prospective client target lists supporting new business objectives.
  • Lead communication of KDD offerings, services and value propositions, convincing potential customers to select KDD as their outsourced development and manufacturing partner of choice.
  • Lead negotiations for the contracting of KDD development and manufacturing services with partners.
  • Reporting directly to KDDs VP and Head of Enterprise Sales, this role will act as the sales leader for their respective territory’s growth strategy.  
  • Collaborates internally and externally to facilitate the development of profitable business and sustainable relationships. In particular, has key partnership with technical and operational leaders in KDD’s facilities.
  • Ownership of their respective territory opportunity pipeline and deal close forecasting supporting KDD’s S&OP process.
  • Collaborate with Marketing to request and design specific marketing campaigns to meet the business goals and analyze inbound marketing data/trends to drive new business.


Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
  • Prior CDMO external sales, account management or business development experience required
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in sales, business development or key account management
  • Demonstrates leadership, personal accountability and drive
  • Experience in contract negotiations for clinical and/or commercial manufacturing supply agreements required
  • Experience in pharmaceutical development and manufacturing required
  • Experience in sales of injectable or inhaled product development and/or GMP manufacturing is strongly preferred
  • Experience of utilizing or CRM systems

Travel: Up to 50% 

What we will give to you:

  • Attractive compensation package
  • Company pension scheme (up to 10% employer contribution)
    25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays) plus service days after 5 years
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee Assistance Program with 24/7 confidential helpline support for employee and immediate family
    Life assurance of four times life cover salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Wellness programmes
  • Employee recognition program
  • Employee development
  • Free on-site parking
  • Discount and cashback at many retailers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Flu vaccinations
  • Employee referral scheme

California residents should review our Notice for California Employees and Applicants before applying. 


Safety for our employees and our communities is a key priority for Kindeva Drug Delivery. Kindeva encourages everyone who can get vaccinated to get vaccinated.

Our Covid-19 task force monitors the external environment and will continue to evaluate our policies and procedures. 

Equal Opportunity Employer:
Kindeva Drug Delivery is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Other details

  • Job Family Sales
  • Job Function Sales
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Travel % 50
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • Loughborough LE12, UK