Applied Medical

Manager Clinical Education

Category (Portal Searching) Education & Training
Job Locations NL-Amersfoort



At Applied Medical, we are committed to making a meaningful, positive difference, each and every day. Within our European headquarters in Amersfoort (NL), we develop, manufacture and support the implementation of our advanced medical devices across Europe and the MENA region.  Applied’s team members enjoy working in an international environment, in which people of diverse backgrounds are valued, challenged, and acknowledged. We support our team members by giving them opportunities for ongoing learning and education, possibilities to take part in community volunteering activities and a variety of onsite exercise classes and health activities.


If you are passionate about working in an organization that allows you to make decisions based upon what is right for the patient, customer, community, and environment, Applied Medical is the place for you.

Job Description

Due to our belief that learning is a lifelong endeavor, Applied Medical maintains a long-standing commitment to clinical training and educational programs for the surgical community. We enable training on the latest advancements in minimally invasive techniques, with a focus on improving patient outcomes.

As Manager Clinical Education, your primary responsibility is to set the long-term strategy and lead the seven team members of the Clinical Education team. The department’s initiatives within Europe aim to provide clinicians (primarily surgeons and surgical residents) with hands-on training opportunities that meet their educational needs and align with the focus of Applied Medical. You will develop the roadmap, improve education efficiency and effectiveness, streamline the learning curve and implement new surgical techniques through hands-on training programs.


You work closely with our European Field Implementation, Market Implementation, and Clinical Development teams and report to the Director Field Implementation. You are required to live in a location that allows you to work from our Amersfoort office when you are not traveling.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Define the department’s goals, priorities, budget, team size and strategy, in collaboration with senior management
  • Lead our efforts to build relationships with surgeons and societies that we can partner with to deliver high-quality training
  • Define and implement the necessary training models and ensure the effective coordination of surgeon training courses and proctorships
  • Develop new training programs, hands-on as well as online
  • Manage and facilitate the development of seven Clinical Education Managers/Specialists in the team, including the team members that are based in other countries
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of the relevant surgical procedures and products and ensure that the team has the appropriate knowledge level
  • Evaluate requests to support 3rd party training courses/proctorship programs and determine the appropriate level of support to provide
  • Ensure that the effectiveness of our training initiatives is continuously evaluated and utilize this information to adjust our strategies if needed
  • Make sure that the Clinical Education team is providing the relevant internal stakeholders with regular updates on the projects, in order to ensure a coordinated effort across Applied Medical’s departments
  • Develop, implement, and ensure compliance with internal and external guidelines/procedures


  • University degree in a relevant area
  • At least 5 years of management experience in a similar position in an international environment (e.g. management of clinical education, medical device sales, etc.)
  • Experience in engaging with hospital management and building relationships with Key Thought Leaders
  • Ability to effectively work with, motivate and lead people from different backgrounds
  • Fluent oral and written communication skills in English and preferably one other European language
  • Valid driver’s license and availability to frequently travel (i.e. up to 70%), including occasional weekend day(s)
  • Residing in a location that allows you to work from our Amersfoort office when you are not traveling

We Offer

  • Good remuneration package including pension and 27 vacation days
  • Travel allowance and health insurance benefits
  • Opportunity for personal development and continuous learning
  • An informal and international work environment with over 35 nationalities
  • Teambuilding and volunteer opportunities
  • Onsite group exercise classes and health activities



Are you an individual who thrives in a fast-paced, challenging and professional, yet casual business environment? We are looking forward to receiving your application.


To learn more about our global company please visit our website


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Need help finding the right job?

We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.