Solarwinds Inc. Senior Account Manager - Distribution in Vienna, Austria
SolarWinds MSP creates Best-in-Class products that service thousands of business users with a wide range of SaaS offerings. Our mission is empowering IT professionals to win through technology.
At SolarWinds, we know it’s our people that make us great. Our company is founded on the principles of building a great place to work, delivering an exceptional customer experience and continuing our sustainable high growth business.
As Senior Account Manager , you will be responsible for the development of the distribution channel landscape in the assigned region, meeting budget and activity targets and ensuring Partner and Customer satisfaction. This includes development of existing distribution partners, reactivation of lost and inactive partners and new partner recruitment as well as generating revenue for SolarWinds MSP by closing sales at defined monthly quotas.
You will be based in Vienna.
Constantly review performance of existing distributors and provide feedback to internal stakeholders
Develop relationships and structure partnerships with distribution partners
Proactively lead a joint partner planning process that develops mutual performance objectives, financial targets, and critical milestones
Coordinate development of sales and marketing materials required for distribution partners to be successful
Promote company within distribution organizations
Train sales resources within distribution and attend client meetings with them where required and possible
Work closely with other cross-functional management teams in marketing, product, legal and finance operations
Maintain close cooperation with MSP Account Manager and Account Executives in the assigned region
Maximize revenues through the direction of Distribution Sales activities
Responsible for meeting distributor revenue targets for new and existing business in the assigned region across all products.
Build and maintain a consistent and reliable funnel of opportunities and meet agreed contract volume and revenue targets for new business.
Retain and grow existing customers to agreed revenue targets by upselling and cross-selling
Develop and maintain excellent knowledge of SolarWinds MSP solutions and benefits as well as general trends in the MSP market
Organise and lead customer events jointly with distributors for face-to-face selling
Identify and maintain suitable alliances with partner vendors and industry bodies
Native French and English on Business level is required
Fluency in other languages is an asset
Sales experience in IT channel
Experience in specialist software solutions and/or security software sales is preferred
Expected travel volume up to 33% of working time
Positive and resilient mind set
Ability to succeed in a fast-paced environment with little supervision
Proven ability to dynamically establish and adjust priorities based on activity
Ability to multi-task effectively
Effective presenter, mediator and collaborator
World class relationship building skills
Proficient PC skills
Salesforce® experience a plus
SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job ID 2019-13791
# Positions 1
Category (Candidate Search) Sales
Position Type Regular
Business Group MSP