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Digital Sales Representative, Education - Nordics and Benelux今すぐ応募する 採用情報 ID R1915084 掲載日 Nov. 18, 2019
VMware is coming to Barcelona and we are building our Digital Sales Centre right in the heart of Plaça de les Glòries Catalanes, Barcelona’s booming tech hub. At launch, our new offices will be hosted in WeWork’s energizing coworking space. The centre will have the feel of a start-up environment while also sitting under the established and highly regarded VMware brand. If you want to build a career in Software Sales, then this could be the place for you and over 100 of your new friends to help shape what’s possible for the most advanced companies in the world.We’re excited to be opening our doors in Barcelona and we welcome you to explore how our innovative solutions are having a positive impact on customers and communities everywhere.
VMware is the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions that enable more than 350,000 enterprise and SMB customers to thrive in the Cloud Era/ A pioneer in the use of virtualization and automation technologies, VMware simplifies IT complexity across the entire data center to the virtual workplace, empowering customers with solutions in the software-defined data center to hybrid cloud computing and the mobile workspace.
Our team of 20,000+ people working in 50+ locations worldwide is committed to building a community where great people want to work long term by living our values of passion, innovation, execution, teamwork, active learning and giving back. If you are ready to accelerate, innovate and lead, join us as we challenge constraints and problem solve for tomorrow today.
The EMEA Education Inside Sales organization forms part of VMware organization across Europe. It is a professional sales organization comprising of a dedicated team of multi-lingual sales professionals. This team is challenged to deliver on a charter that includes; revenue creation, demand generation, and provides a talent pool for the field and various other specialized business units within the VMware family.
Job Title: Inside Sales Representative, Education
VMware Education Services design and provide training services on the company’s software solutions. Given the strategic nature of VMware in its customers’ data centers and business, it is crucial that customers have the skills to get the very best out of the investment they make. Education Services ensures that customers are fully trained and certified and that VMware customers get the very best from their VMware investment.
The Education Inside Sales Representative (ISR) role will work within an assigned territory to sell training products and services to VMware’s customers. These products offer training to VMware’s customers solely on the company’s software solutions. The ISR will be expected to qualify and position the value and need for training with each customer and align the customer’s needs with the Education catalogue of services.
Leads will be followed up by an ISR based on campaigns and customers’ balance of credits. An ISR will be expected to develop their own territory and work against quarterly sales targets.
Each ISR needs to exploit multiple sales channels, developing good rapport with customers quickly. A friendly demeanour coupled with a strong sales acumen is imperative for this position.
- Become an expert in VMWare products and services through our sales and technical training programme
- Achieve or exceed quarterly financial targets for the assigned territory
- Report back weekly on progress throughout each quarter and maintain accurate customers records, activity and pipeline reports within SalesForce
- Accountable for forecasting for the given territory
- Work with other sales facing groups in VMware to grow business opportunities
- Using a consultative sales approach engage directly with VMWare’s customers and partners to sell VMWare Education’s solutions
- Work with VMware’s services and sales teams to identify new business opportunities and encourage Education to be part of all VMware solutions
- Work with Education Field Sales reps to support major account
- 2 yrs+ experience in a sales or telesales capacity selling IT services with a proven track record of achieving sales targets
- Numerate including forecasting
- Results oriented, with a strong focus on execution; comfortable managing multiple work related activities
- Strong interpersonal skills, good written and oral communication skills.
- Passion for selling and an enthusiastic self-starter, high-energy and motivated individual with a “can do” attitude
- Experience in using Salesforce would be an advantage
- Degree level qualification preferred
- Native level of Nordic/ Benelux language and fluent level of English
The VMware sales team and the solutions, products and services we deliver are revolutionizing data centers and the IT enterprise network. The sales team is responsible for driving new business, building customer loyalty, ensuring high product retention rates, supporting and promoting corporate strategy and initiatives, and developing and executing area business plans. The team is made up of top performers that foster an entrepreneurial team spirit and a team culture that promotes leaders at all levels. VMware’s executive sales leadership is hands-on, regularly engaging with the team during key parts of the sales process to win and retain accounts.
The Education team invest heavily in their Inside Sales Team in terms of developing each individual to rapidly progress to achieve their maximum potential. It is expected that account ownership responsibilities will grow based on the rep’s achieved skill level and experience.