VP, Commercial Cardiovascular & Metabolic- Camp Hill, Pennsylvania in Fort Lauderdale, FL at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 1/2/2021

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Job Description

VP, Commercial Cardiovascular & Metabolic


Recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies,” Quest Diagnostics is the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that doctors and patients need to make better healthcare decisions. They are pioneers in developing innovative diagnostic tests and advanced healthcare information technology solutions that help improve patient care.

With corporate headquarters in Secaucus, NJ, Quest Diagnostics is a Fortune 500 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: DGX) and included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index.  With 2019 revenues of around $7.7 Billion and approximately 46,000 employees and 6,600 patient locations across the US, Quest Diagnostics serves half of the physicians and hospitals in the US with their large variety of products and services. 

The company offers the broadest access to diagnostic testing services through its network of laboratories and patient service centers and provides interpretive consultation through its extensive medical and scientific staff. Quest Diagnostics also provides services to employers, life insurance companies, other commercial labs, clinics, health plans, government agencies, and organizations involved in clinical trials research.

Approximately 150 million times each year, patients and their physicians rely upon Quest Diagnostics results to make important healthcare decisions and approximately one third of U.S. physicians – and many of the country’s leading hospitals and health systems – relies on Quest Diagnostics healthcare information solutions to foster better patient care and outcomes.


  • FORTUNE magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" list for 6 consecutive years; one of only five companies to attain Most Admired status in the "Health Care, Pharmacy and Other Services" industry category.

  • Fortune magazine’s Fortune 500 list

  • Forbes® Global 2000

  • Forbes®' America's Best Employers List for third consecutive year

  • Forbes® 2020 America’s Best Employers for Women for second consecutive year

  • S&P 500

  • Barron’s 500

  • Member of the Dow Jones® Sustainability World Index

  • Included in the FTSE4Good, Calvert, and Ocean Tomo sustainability indices

  • Listed in the most recent Newsweek Green Rankings

  • Consistently named one of the best places to work in U.S. business journal rankings

  • Named a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company for third consecutive year

  • Listed on the Disability Equality Index® (DEI), a joint initiative of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and the US Business Leadership Network (USBLN), recognizing companies for prioritizing the inclusion of people with disabilities

  • Named Top 23 ‘Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality’ in New Jersey

  • Achieved Cancer Gold Standard accreditation from the CEO Roundtable on Cancer, recognizing our actions to reduce the cancer risk of employees and their families

  • Received C. Everett Koop National Health Award for Efforts to Promote Employee Health in 2020

Diagnostic Testing Services

Quest Diagnostics is the world’s leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that patients and doctors need to make better healthcare decisions. Their services range from routine blood tests — such as total cholesterol, Pap testing and white blood cell count — to complex, gene-based and molecular testing. They perform medical tests that aid in the diagnosis or detection of diseases, measure the progress or recovery from a disease or confirm that an individual is free from disease. In addition, they have specialized expertise in cancer, cardiovascular diseases, infectious diseases, and neurology.


In the $60 Billion and growing US Diagnostic Testing Market, Quest Diagnostics is the leader. Quest Diagnostics’ reputation as a leading innovator, provider of high value, low cost solutions and its financial strength and flexibility make it well positioned to capitalize on the evolving healthcare landscape.

Quest Diagnostics’ long-term strategy is to become the undisputed world leader in diagnostic testing, information and services. To drive this profitable growth, Quest Diagnostics plans to leverage capabilities to create differentiation:

  • Deliver Innovative Solutions

  • Leverage their Unparalleled Access and Distribution Network

  • Expand their relationships with large payors and health systems

  • Deliver Superior Patient Experiences

Position Description

The Vice President, Commercial, Cardio is responsible for providing the strategic and operational direction to a specialty sales team of 35 FTEs aligned to growing the Cardiovascular Metabolic book of business (approx. $1B) in all customer channels.


  1. Work effectively from the center and across the enterprise with the goal of achieving budgeted growth targets for the Cardio sales channel

  2. Direct a specialty sales team with direct management of 4 regional Executive Sales Directors

  3. Develop strategies and execute enterprise plans to identify and close profitable growth opportunities with targeted customers in the Cardiology field

  4. Participate with the leadership of Cleveland Heart/Cardio Franchise on all enterprise growth strategies and with new or enhanced product and service offerings

  • Collaborate with Commercial Regional Vice Presidents and their leadership teams to develop growth strategies and to identify opportunities at the regional level

  • Collaborate with the Specialty Sales Director team to align strategies and tactics between Cardio and the Commercial specialty sales organization

  • Ensures accurate forecasts and pipelines through reliable processes enabled by Salesforce.com, market and competitive data and trends

  • Develop effective relationships with key executives and clinicians in targeted opportunities to engage them in discussions about the Quest value proposition

    Key Metrics:

  • Achieve Revenue and OM targets; grow share

  • Accuracy of forecasts; strength of pipeline; execution of strategic plans

  • Collaboration with internal partners, e.g.: Cleveland Heart/Clinical Franchises, Commercial Ops, Regional VPs



  • B.S. in Business or Life Sciences is required; an MBA is preferred

  • 10+ years of commercial experience in diagnostics, medical device or related healthcare areas

  • Extensive experience in sales, sales management, marketing, and business development

  • Track record of growing volume, revenue and price for products and services

  • History of roles requiring relationships with C-Suite healthcare personnel

  • Experience working in a matrix organization with enterprise-wide responsibility

  • In-vitro diagnostic and clinical laboratory reference testing services

  • Routine and esoteric Cardio specialty testing

  • Strategic planning, sales, marketing and business development processes

  • Medical billing, managed care, government payors

  • Demonstrated subject matter expertise in Cardiology

  • Demonstrated success operating in a collaborative and effective manner in a matrixed organization


  • Strategic Planning

  • Business Acumen/Financial Acumen

  • Customer Focus

  • Interpersonal Savvy/Political Savvy

  • Action-oriented/Results-oriented

  • Leadership Vision

To Apply

Please Log In or Register to Upload a Resume and complete the online Application by visiting careers.questdiagnostics.com, clicking “Job Search” and following the prompts. Because of the large number of applicants to job openings, Quest Diagnostics will only contact qualified candidates for interviews.

Quest Diagnostics is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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