#156630

Sales Support Manager - Fluent German

Location:
London
Salary:
£52 000/annum depending on experience
Start date:
09/03/2020
Posted By:
Reshma Kerai
Date:
10/02/2020
Duration:
12 months

Job Description:

My Client is a Global Technology Company with offerings including online platforms, cloud storage, and electronics goods. They are currently looking for a Cloud Sales Support Manager - Fluent German. This is a 12-month contract paying up to £52 000/annum PAYE pro-rata.

 

As the emerging leader in cloud computing, we deliver cloud services and other IT products to small and large businesses, educational institutions and government agencies. Our team of high-achieving engineers, product managers, and sales and marketing professionals works with a vast array of partners and customers to advance the company's mission to organize the world's information to make it universally accessible and useful. The  Cloud team is among a handful of rapidly emerging new businesses that are becoming front-and-center.

This is a key supporting role in the EMEA Sales & Account Management team. You will work collaboratively from London with your regional pod team consisting of Senior Sales, Account Managers and Customer Engineers (who are mostly in region) to execute on the territory plan. In order to be successful you will foster relationships with Customers and work cross-functionally with Program Managers, Cloud Colleagues and Partners. You will proactively reach out to a list of customers via phone, email and Hangouts to help qualify new leads as well as identify, qualify and close, upsell, and cross-sell opportunities. You will leverage a framework of campaigns and engagements designed to initiate new and expansion opportunities, and to facilitate relationships with customers. You will use your Account Management skills and knowledge of Cloud to go deeper into these accounts - to understand business & IT strategy, barriers to adoption, how to address challenges and find opportunity to help our customers succeed in their market by becoming more productive, collaborative, innovative and agile.

You will consistently maintain good quality data in Salesforce, and support requests coming from Sales Operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting customer relationships with a set of accounts within a given sales territory.
  • Connect with key stakeholders within these accounts.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to trigger, drive and and close cross-sell opportunities
  • Maintain sound data quality.
  • Collaborate closely with partners.


Skill/Experience/Education:

Mandatory

  • BA/BS degree
  • Minimum 5 years experience in sales, marketing/business development at a high-tech company (Cloud or SaaS sales experience.)
  • Fluency in written and spoken German

 

Desired

  • Skilled at initiating phone discussions and overcoming objections.
  • Ability to work systematically in a one to many approach towards a large set of mid market customers.
  • Experience selling in a tech company or startup environment
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks with shifting priorities and varying deadlines.
  • Thrives on working in a high pressure and dynamic environment.
  • Self-driven and independent.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

Client Description:

Our Client is a multinational technology company, specialising in Internet-related services and products; including online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. The state of the art offices in Central London are conveniently located with quirky interior, fancy add ons (restaurant, gym , terraces, kitchens and fun break out spaces). Offering great free facilities to employees and contractors alike. The atmosphere is relaxed with a diverse and innovative culture. Opportunities for growth and progression and networking with like-minded people across the business and beyond.