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Global Account Director - Telefonica

MBR Partners
Advertiser
MBR Partners
Location
Madrid
Rate
-

Our client is a growth company focused in the Telecom Monitoring, Analytics, and Automation. They are positioned to make self-driving networks happen and we believe that networks should be run autonomously so that humans can focus on higher-level tasks. Their mission is to provide A Sustainable Future Through Digitalisation.
We are looking for an Account Director to focus on the Telefonica Group as a global account. This position is expected to be filled in Europe, no specific other location preference exists. The role is focused on business development / new business.
JOB PURPOSE
This role plays a critical role in ensuring revenue growth. His/her responsibilities are primarily to generate sales in order to attain yearly quota as well as to manage overall relationship with target client group.
The Account Director is expected to engage with clients at all levels of the organization (C-level and down) to ensure understanding of my client's solutions value and gain market share across all business units.

ROLE DESCPRIPTION

He/she is in charge of creating and leading virtual teams to address the technical and business requirements of a tier-one Service Provider group in Europe.
Maintains and develops good teamwork within own and other parts of the organisation.
Work closely and effectively with all other lines of business within our clients group
Achieve the expected results for the company for all its businesses
Lead company sales activities
Develop and coordinate sales cycles
Manage the business (pipeline and forecast) through effective use of tools such as Salesforce
Promote and display business value that my client solutions bring to the Clients. The Account Director has a leading role in the sales cycle, and manages the relationship and customer engagement of accounts
Represent the company at various community and/or business meetings to promote the company.
Find creative ways to engage new prospects to generate the required business for the region. This includes identifying potential VARs/technical partners most suited to do business with.
Participate in the development of new project proposals
Establish and coordinate opportunity management for larger and more strategic deals.


REQUIREMENTS

Experience in developing and managing business for industry grade telco software and services sales
Experience in selling OSS / IT Solutions
Demonstrated progressive experience in doing business with group operators (SP’s)
Demonstrated progressive experience selling high technology products in assigned territory
Ability to travel if needed and comply with the company’s travel policy
10+ years of relevant sales or channel management experience in OSS/automation software business
Strong personal network within Clients is a significant advantage


QUALIFICATIONS

Four-year college degree from an accredited institution
Minimum 10 years of experience for business-to-business sales with a proven track record of success
PC proficiency, with knowledge of modern office software
Fluent in English with a strong skill of verbal and written communication
Networking and building relationships is your passion
Readiness for travel


Please ignore on salary levels mentioned on the job board - the package will be designed around the candidate depending on the value they bring to the organisation.


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