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Inside Sales/Business Development Manager


Great Basin Scientific

Job Location

2441 S. 3850 W.
West Valley City, UT 84120
United States


Health and dental, 401(k) with match, PTO and paid holidays

Job Description

Position Overview:

  • Prospecting – Design, formulate and implement prospecting strategies including the acquisition of appropriate databases for use in determining target prospects;
  • Qualify – Perform outbound calls to target prospects to qualify opportunities; assist with business development within Regional Business Directors’ territories to maximize opportunities, Evaluation install appointments and Evaluation closes;
  • Expedite – Work collaboratively with Regional Business Directors and VP of Sales & Marketing to influence the full lead cycle from origination of a qualified lead, through opportunity and closed business;
  • Opportunity Management - document bed size, current testing methodology, key contacts, interest, etc. in Salesforce; document all prospect interactions


  • Source new sales opportunities through outbound cold calling;
  • Utilize existing prospect list to prioritize and schedule system evaluations;
  • Effectively qualify leads and identify prospect needs;
  • Conduct technical conversations with key decision makers;
  • Develop and manage a national pipeline of business to meet goals;
  • Schedule appointments face-to-face sales appoints for Regional Business Directors as necessary;
  • Prioritize issues appropriately and manage to a satisfactory resolution


Education and Experience:  

  • Bachelor's degree in Life Science (Clinical Pathology, Molecular Biology, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry). Experience may be considered in lieu of educational requirements
  • 2+ years of diagnostic industry-related experience  

Knowledge and skills:  

  • Documented success with Molecular Diagnostic/PCR Sales (sample-to-result) is strongly preferred
  • Effective in leading, influencing and persuading others, results driven, self-motivated, demonstrated ability to plan and organize, and possessing solid communication and selling skills 
  • Ability to manage effective collaboration and coordination of internal resources to ensure company sales goals are met 
  • Ability to clearly and consistently communicate Great Basin’s value proposition in all interactions
  • Ability to connect with and coordinate between key customers and internal/external stakeholders to promote and expand business opportunities
  • Skilled in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint applications
  • Skilled using a CRM application such as

How to Apply

Please email your CV to [email protected] and include "Inside Sales/Business Development Manager" in the subject line

About Our Organization

Great Basin, a subsidiary of Vela Diagnostics, is a molecular diagnostics company that is dedicated to the development of simple, yet powerful, sample-to-result technology and products that provide fast, multiple-pathogen diagnoses of infectious diseases. Our vision is to make molecular diagnostic testing so simple and cost-effective that every patient will be tested for every serious infection, reducing misdiagnoses and significantly limiting the spread of infectious disease