As a leading global company in non-invasive orthopaedics, we deliver advanced and innovative technologies within the fields of prosthetics, braces, supports and compression therapy. Össur is focused on improving people's mobility. The headquarter is in Iceland with over 4000 employees worldwide and operations in more than 20 countries. Össur was founded in 1971 and has grown since then through both organic growth and acquisitions. It is a value driven organization where the core values are Honesty, Courage and Frugality. Össur's core competences are Collaboration, Communication, Driving Results, Customer Focus and Change.
Össur Academy is our team of highly trained clinical specialist prosthetists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and technicians. Össur Academy offers valuable education, training and certification opportunities to improve the quality of prosthetic and orthopedic knowledge among healthcare professionals.
We are looking for a Clinical Specialist/Physiotherapist for Össur Nordic, as part of the North Europe Össur Academy. We are active in all Nordic countries, but we are also part of the North Europe/Europe business area, which currently consist of 20 employees. The position is based either in Sweden, Denmark, Norway or Finland, and you will report to the North Europe Academy Lead, based in the UK. Travels within the Nordic region is required in this position, but also within Europe.Your responsibilities
As a clinical specialist physiotherapist in the Össur Academy, you will be responsible for providing high quality physiotherapy training to both customers and their users. You will work to maximize Össur Nordics visibility within the customer environment and support the sales team in achieving set goals, by interpreting the customer's and user's clinical requirements and market trends. The role also involves initiating, supporting and maintaining clinical relationships with prescribers, strategic customers, physiotherapists and payer related instances. You will also contribute to Össur Academy activities and be responsible for the development and implementation of educational programs addressing internal and external requirements. Some examples of your tasks:
- Support prosthetic trial fittings with the clinical team around the Nordics region
- Work with centre based physiotherapists to enhance their understanding of physiotherapy training with Össur products
- Run physiotherapy training courses and present at conferences when required
- Interact with customers concerning product support and development
- Practical training of bionic products to customers throughout the Nordics
- Support the customer care and sales team with clinical issues
- Participate in internal training provision for sales managers and customer service
- Support scientific and clinical studies
- Promote technical and clinical innovation
- Advise and support medical marketing and associated campaigns
- Work collaboratively with clinical specialists within Össur to find solutions to related issues and challenges
You have qualification in Physiotherapy at degree level or equivalent, state registered Physiotherapist and minimum 2 years' experience in a comparable position. You feel comfortable working in an intensive patient fitting environment. You have computer skills in Office365. You have excellent communication skills in both English and one of the Scandinavian languages (Swedish, Danish or Norwegian). It is meritorious if you have experience of working within prosthetics.
You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and you have the ability to work effectively as a team member within a multidisciplinary team. You also have effective organisational, time management, planning and presentations skills. You're a true people-person, self-motivated, business driven, problem solving oriented and results-oriented. To thrive at Össur, it is important that you are customer oriented and get motivated by working in an international and innovative company that is continuously developing.We offer
This role is a unique opportunity to join a dedicated team at a company positioned for continued growth; an important and challenging role where you will also have the opportunity to shape the work to your strengths. You will have a lot of responsibility and participate in exciting projects and improvement work. You will also work in an innovative, flexible and international environment together with committed colleagues who all work towards the same goal - improving people's mobility!The employment
Full time, permanent employment. Start according to agreement.
You apply via our website, please click on the link to proceed: https://ossur.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/sv-SE/OssurCareersGlobal/job/Stockholm-Sweden/Clinical-Specialist-Physiotherapist-to-ssur_REQ-2120
If you already work for Össur or any of our business units, please apply internally via Workday career.
Last application date is 2022-07-31. Please submit your application as soon as possible, the selection is ongoing, and the position may be filled before the last application date.