Citrix Systems Inc. Sr Partner Account Manager, CSP Sales in United States
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Location:DallasRequisition:R18686 Sr Partner Account Manager, CSP Sales (Open)Job Posting Title:Sr Partner Account Manager, CSP SalesWhat we're looking for:
What we’re looking for:
As a Senior Partner Account Manager, CSP Sales, You are a natural people person with excellent communications skills and thrive in meeting face to face with clients and present them with solutions that make their business run better. You have 5+ years of territory sales experience within a high tech environment, ideally software sales, with a demonstrated track record of success in driving customer adoption of technology solutions.
The Citrix Sr. Partner Account Manager is a quota carrying position primarily focused on developing Emerging CSP (Citrix Service Providers) within Region and transition these into Named High Potential or Growth CSPs. Specializes in a specific subset of the Citrix product line (Citrix Cloud solutions), increase Citrix market share and revenue by generating pipeline (New Product launch) or tracking CSP Pipeline (End User), managing small to medium opportunities within an assigned geographical territory consisting of Emerging CSPs, Distributors, Named Partners, and End User customers. Capable of engaging with CSPs as opportunities are identified and able to work as assigned Partner Account Manager to develop and drive Channel execution through CSPs, close sales and achieve or exceed revenue targets. Leveraged as an industry and market expert to develop and present sales proposals, systems solutions and assist in closing complex technical sales. This remote position can be located in Dallas, San Antonio, Houston & Austin, TX.
Develops and manages an assigned geographical territory consisting of value-added resellers (volume and non-volume), strategic partners, prospects and customers to increase Citrix market share and revenue.
Prospects for new business, direct customer engagement, working with Citrix Solution Advisor (CSA) partners to increase Citrix product knowledge and efficiencies, and whenever possible, leveraging ISV and Citrix Strategic Business Alliances (CSBA) relationships to drive sales into end user accounts.
Manages both an indirect customer procurement and direct customer engagement model.
Responsible for all aspects of the sale from pricing negotiations to contract development to ensuring successful order fulfillment once the order has been received and processed by Citrix.
Ability to leverage and maximize CSA/CSBA/SI/ISV partners as the fulfillment channel while working with Citrix end user accounts on IT initiatives.
Manage weekly forecasts against revenue targets and work closely with inside sales counterpart to manage the pipeline
Well versed in setting appropriate monthly and quarterly revenue expectations using Citrix-defined CRM and forecasting tools with demonstrated competency.
Establish and maintain partnership with sales and service organizations and IT business executives within corporate environments
Typically responsible for midsized accounts, and/or a mid-size-sized quota/territory.
Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)
Strong knowledge of sales techniques and processes including the ability to understand customer needs, overcoming objections, return on investment analysis, closing the sale through appropriate procurement vehicle (shrink wrap, licensing, etc.)
Ability to apply a thorough understanding of Citrix products required
Knowledge of complementary hardware and software solutions
Ability to motivate, train and conduct seminars to drive mind share within CSA partners to increase Citrix revenues within assigned territory
Excellent oral and written communications skills, as well as excellent presentation skills
Strong work ethic, attitude and follow through ability
Requirements (Education, Certification, Training, and Experience)
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
5-8 years prior territory sales experience in a high tech environment in an indirect sales and procurement environment with a demonstrated track record of success in driving customer adoption of technology
What you’re looking for:
Our technology is built on the idea that everyone should be able to work from anywhere, at any time, and on any device. It’s a simple philosophy that guides everything we do — including how we work. If you’re in sales, we’ll help you make your numbers and a difference with a brand you can believe in. We want employees to do what they do best, every day.
Be bold. Take risks. Imagine a better way to work. If we just described you, then we really need to talk.
Functional Area:CSP Rep
Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles. We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we’re all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You’ll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We’ll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us.
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Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is leading the transition to software-defining the workplace, uniting virtualization, mobility management, networking and SaaS solutions to enable new ways for businesses and people to work better. Citrix solutions power business mobility through secure, mobile workspaces that provide people with instant access to apps, desktops, data and communications on any device, over any network and cloud. With annual revenue in 2014 of $3.14 billion, Citrix solutions are in use at more than 330,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally. Learn more at www.citrix.com.