Oracle Technology Sales Representative IV in Espoo, Finland
Technology Sales Representative IV
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Senior Cloud Platform Sales Representative
Oracle’s Software Technology solutions are integrated from applications to disk and designed to address complex application and systems integration requirements across diverse enterprise environments. Now, we give you the role that can focus on our core technology – Cloud IaaS and PaaS platform, Database, Middleware and Business Inteligence / BigData Solutions
Now, we offer a unique opportunity to join our Software Technology Sales team in Finland supporting our continuous expansion of the business in the local market within financial services sector.
RESPONSIBILITIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Winning new license sales revenue in line with targets by focusing on the cloud solutions
Driving sales of the complete Oracle Technology Solutions set (Database, Middleware, Analytics and Big Data, Hybrid Infrastructure and Public IaaS/PaaS) by uncovering new opportunities and maintain customer relationships in a given vertical industry.
Developing a strategy and sales plan to address the designated account coverage.
Defining appropriate Enterprise Sales Industry Value Propositions
Develop relationships and collaborate with our Partners to define, recommend, and drive sales
Develop and execute a sales plan that provides complete territory and sector specific coverage in order to achieve sales target
Win deals in a competitive environment to over achieve targets
Identifying and working with the appropriate people in Oracle and the Customer network
Developing, extending and maintaining relationships with the appropriate Oracle staff
Working with, and influencing the activities of Oracle Partners as appropriate
Maintaining an understanding of Oracle's strategic Cloud direction and interpreting its relevance to the industry sector
Maintaining an awareness of Oracle's current and future products and services, especially around PaaS and IaaS offering
Research and communicate current industry trends, drivers and potential.
Create Value Propositions and communicate the benefits of these to the market
Build and maintain effective relationships with other Oracle LOBs to ensure resources are made available as and when required
Operate in line with Oracle's business processes and procedures
Deliver and co-ordinate customer presentations and demonstrations
Attend to relevant industry/subject forums for competence building
On top of these Responsibilities this Sales Executive will operate as Lead Account
Identifies sales representatives engaged with customer by building, developing and leading cross-License and Hardware account team
Coordinates opportunity development with sales resources
Ensures exchange between team members of all available customer information
Maintains knowledge of all Oracle initiatives including objectives and anticipated customer business results
Ensures there is clear accountability for all Oracle initiatives and that initiatives are aligned with the customer’s priorities
Ensures that duplication of sales efforts are minimized and instead activities are coordinated and leveraged by other team members
Develops a cross-License BU account strategy plan centering around improving the customer’s business position as well as helping the customer overcome their business challenges in all relevant customer geographies
Identifies and understands customer business strategies and priorities
Develops a collaborative account plan that positions Oracle in a meaningful role to support the customer’s key business strategies and priorities
Self-starting, entrepreneurial, highly motivated, results oriented individual
8 years quota carrying IT sales position experience and account relationship management experience.
More than 4 years’ experience in maintaining relationship with C-level stakeholders in Financial Services territory in Finland. Experience in handling both types of decision makers on the customer side (business and technical)
Cloud transformation experience IaaS/PaaS/SaaS, technology driven business transformation and strategic outsourcing experience is a plus.
Successful sales targets achievements and strong desire to overachieve revenue goals
Track record of business/account plan development and execution.
Cross-LOB team management experience - international team management is a plus.
Strong sales skills including business justification, negotiation and closing
Ability to operate in both hunting and farming models
Enthusiasm to learn new sales skills and technologies
Expertise in demand generation in new markets from campaign conception to deal closure
Transparency and Assertiveness during sales process coordination
Strong influencing skills
Fluency in Finnish & English
Master’s degree in business or a relevant field is desired. IT degree will be a plus.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Sells a subset of product or services directly or via partners to a large number of named accounts/non-named accounts/geographical territory (mainly Tier 3 accounts).
Primary job duty is to sell technology software products and related services in a defined territory. Identifies, qualifies and closes new opportunities. Manages accounts including the entire sales process from business development prospecting and specifications through contract negotiations, signing, and post-sales support. Leverages the Oracle sales model to maximize revenue growth and increase local market share. Builds and expands business partner revenue and self sufficiency.
Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. 8 years applicable experience including 7 years of technology sales experience. Ability to forecast, manage sales expenses, and successfully close new Oracle business. Business development, prospecting and presentation skills. Excellent communication skills and problem solving ability. Proven track record of exceeding sales objective and territory/account development. Experience as the focal point for clients for all sales and related issues. Oracle knowledge and/or knowledge of Oracle
- s competitors. Travel may be needed. Bachelor degree or equivalent.
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire