Account Manager- Sales-19001A8B
Senior Account Manager (India), Oracle Linux & Virtualization Sales, India
Oracle delivers world class Linux and virtualization solutions for international business customers. We are seeking a Senior Inside sales professional that can sell our solutions to senior business and technical decision makers in major global corporations headquartered in USA/India/Australia.
Oracle Linux enables organizations to meet future needs by providing optimal application performance, minimal downtime, reduced security and corporate compliance risk and lower total operating costs. We aim to make Oracle Linux the world leading Linux distribution. Oracle Linux Premier Support provides world class global 24x7 support and problem resolution in 145 countries. We believe the quality of this support is unmatched by any other provider and includes access to new versions of the distribution, high availability tools, back porting, bug fixes and patch updates all packaged within a 10 year life cycle support model.
Oracle VM enables customers to rapidly deploy critical enterprise application and private cloud infrastructure solutions. Oracle VM facilitates the deployment and operation of your enterprise applications on a fully certified platform to reduce operations and support costs while simultaneously increasing IT efficiency and agility. Going beyond simple server consolidation, Oracle VM server virtualization is designed to enable rapid enterprise application deployment and simplify lifecycle management.
Selected candidate will be responsible for attaining a revenue goal within an assigned territory. The individual will also identify opportunities for Oracle’s Services and solutions at existing Enterprises where Oracle is currently in place, as well as opening the door within IT organizations at new customers in the territory.
- Oracle Noida
Develop new business by driving sales in their existing accounts as well as new Accounts.
Developing and executing account plans to achieve targets:
* Cold calling, prospecting, qualification, account mapping and presentations.
- Effectively utilize available Oracle’s Sales tools for pipeline development, tracking opportunity progress (Forecasting), developing monthly, quarterly level forecasts.
- Responsible for all aspects of the selling process - Identify, Qualify, Sell, Close and Administer.
- Identify and Generate leads by using networking and other sales tools.
- Qualify, Sell and Close.
- Identify key steps to close sale, identify decision maker and influencers, etc.
- Determine Availability needs and Objectives.
- Gain agreement of proposed solution / Services, tying back to customer business drivers.
- Close significant $ sales across multiple Accounts across assigned territory.
- Administer: Accurate Forecasting of business & keeping records in the internal systems updated
More than 6 years of sales experience in Services and Solutions domain.
Ability to make presentations & excellent communication skills.
Aggressive selling approach and yet be a good team player.
Strong network of relationships with key decision makers in small/medium & large sized companies and ability to leverage these relationships for generating new business for Oracle.
Leverage current / running customer contacts and be able to generate revenue within first 30 days.
Experience with Lead generation and sales closure.
Strong exposure on handling the assigned Market.
Track record of managing relationships with large accounts.
Perseverant with ability to meet deadlines and targets.
Min 5+ years of strong account management/ upselling experience into technology products and solutions.
Experience in managing bids and responding to RFP’s, Must have managed complex sales cycles involving multiple stakeholders and create a mix of short, medium and long term opportunities. Min 3-4 years’ experience selling Oracle Tech Software such as DB and Fusion MW will be an added advantage.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Sells a subset of product or services directly or via partners to small-and-medium sized accounts. The role is a combination of a Field Sales Rep and Inside Sales Rep.
Works to achieve maximum sales profitability, growth, and account penetration within an assigned territory. Territory may be combination of geographic, product, industry and other customer / market dimensions. Sells to the territory directly or via partners. The territory that this rep covers does not have an Inside Sales Rep or Field Rep. Utilizes inbound and/or outbound techniques to identify, qualify and close new opportunities. Manages accounts throughout the entire sales process, and collaborates with team members in business development, consulting and support to uncover all customer needs. Responsible for understanding Oracle's product offerings and competitive issues to develop solution proposals encompassing all aspects of the application. Travels to customer sites to identify / develop sales opportunities. Participates in the development, presentation, and sales of a value proposition. Onsite customer presentation with C-levels to negotiate and close strategic and complex deals. Liaises with customer contacts for the purpose of managing the customer relationship, identifying new opportunities and maximizing sales.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. Failure to obtain results would have serious consequences and need expenditure of resources. May have a project lead role. Highly developed selling, customer relations, and negotiation skills. Successful sales track record. Oracle knowledge and/or knowledge of Oracle's competitors. interaction with C level players. Team player. Ability to penetrate accounts and meet with stakeholders within accounts. Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills. Presentation skills. Travels to customer as needed. 5+ years relevant sales experience. BS/BA degree or equivalent preferred.