RedHat Territory Account Manager - Mid Market, Germany in Frankfurt/Main, Germany
The Red Hat Mid and Growth Markets Sales team is looking for a Territory Account Manager to join us in Germany. In this role, you will guide sales activities in our strategic, high-growth accounts in Germany. You'll be assigned a territory where you'll try to discover, nurture, progress, and close new sales opportunities with new and existing customers. As a Territory Account Manager, you will sell innovative solutions to enterprises ready to adopt the open source hybrid cloud approach as they modernize their IT systems. You’ll work with internal and external partners to improve business and create solutions that serve the best interests of both our customers and Red Hat.
Primary job responsibilities
Sell Red Hat’s solutions and services with our partners in the region to new customers; call prospective customers and identify potential opportunities
Lead the team and set the strategy for your accounts; create and implement account plans with internal channel sales account managers and relevant partners to accelerate Red Hat’s diverse strategies
Manage the sales pipeline, including renewals and new business
Provide technical and administrative information, demonstrations, and quotes on appropriate customer prices for our offerings
Manage forecasts, help partners close deals, and track customer opportunities using company-standard customer relationship management (CRM) tools
Grow existing partner relationships and promote sales programs developed for and with partners
Participate in internal sales training and certification programs to maintain a high level of knowledge of and proficiency in Red Hat’s offerings and industry trends
Focus on generating leads and searching for potential customers
Map the sales approach to specific customer needs
3+ years of experience exceeding sales quotas
Solid understanding of the complete sales cycles from prospecting to closing
Demonstrated ability to manage a sales pipeline and forecast and achieve or exceed sales quotas
Proven success implementing strategies with and through partners
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
Ability to build long-term relationships with customers through trust and credibility
Motivated with a focus on results and the ability to perform well under pressure
Experience with negotiations and contractual agreements
Ability to work as part of a team and maintain creative thinking
Passion for open source technology
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in German and English
Experience selling technical solutions and developing business cases is a plus
About Red Hat
Red Hat (https://www.redhat.com/) is the world’s leading provider of enterpriseopen source (https://www.redhat.com/en/about/open-source) software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.
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Posting date 6 days ago (2/23/2021 6:06 AM)
Job ID 85093
Category Field Sales