Regional Sales Director, Application Performance/Cloud
As a Sales Director you will be challenged with driving revenue growth, managing and growing our Enterprise Software Sales Representatives to prospect, attain, grow, and maintain the assigned territory. The candidate must live in Region (Germany)
• Develop and mentor your sales team by provide ongoing software sales training, coaching & best practices. • Develop a sustainable product sales pipeline to meet forecasted revenue targets. • As well as monitor and provide feedback regarding competitor products and industry needs. • Direct sales activities by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals. Analyze to determine the effectiveness of your sales strategy and goals. • Prospect, build and maintain an annual sales plan (goals) in support of organizational strategy and objectives to meet or exceed revenue goals (monthly, quarterly, and annual). • Meet with prospects and strategize with sales representatives with negotiating and closing deals. • Prepare weekly/monthly sales report showing sales pipeline, potential sales, activities, and areas of proposed client base expansion. • Develop long-term, strategic relationships with key contacts within strategic accounts (typically larger accounts and targets; as well as with industry influencers and key strategic partners. • Strategically partner with Marketing, Sales Engineers, Product Development, Customer Support, and other functional teams to determine the best approach to promoting products and services.
• Methodical, action-oriented, results-oriented, and closing techniques • Sales skills; prospecting, qualification, verbal presentation, and closing • Extensive account management, renewal sales, consultative selling, managing sales cycles, maintaining client relationships • Negotiating and closing clients • History of attaining revenue and performance goals as well as the maintenance of a customer base • Meet or exceed revenue and/or activity quota through solution selling - High energy, self-motivated and persistent • Goal oriented • Superior customer service skills • Application Performance Monitoring experience a plus • Excellent and persuasive oral and written communication skills required
• Several years of enterprise technology sales management experience across all industries • Experience in the generation of sales revenues through new and existing accounts that you will be assigned • Demonstrated history of closing business opportunities and building long-term relationships, consistently meeting and/or exceeding quota • P/L experience a plus
Bachelor's degree is required and an MBA/Business Masters preferred.
English & German required