The opportunity :
As a Senior Account Executive at OpenText, you help customers in the Public Sector use information to grow faster and be more efficient in an increasingly Digital World.
You are part of a global team of highly skilled and entrepreneurial professionals who understand that their customers are experiencing unprecedented change.
Your customers trust your judgment to help them solve their most pressing business problems and to support them in their journey to the cloud and to become a digital enterprise.
You will stop at nothing to help them find the right solution to positively impact the business, improve their most important business processes, or reduce their risks.
You are comfortable with complex sales cycles. Your track record of successful attainment of your targets will be rewarded with one of the most competitive compensation packages in the industry.
You are great at :
Consultative selling and intensely listening to your customers.
Preparing comprehensive territory plans.
Identifying and converting opportunities into sales.
Skillfully executing each phase of the sales process from pipeline generation to closing the deal.
Masterful client presentations and running effective meetings.
Clearly articulating the value proposition of solutions and products and the endless possibilities of the digital enterprise to your customers.
Collaboration across all internal teams and resources to ensure you bring the best solution to your clients.
What it takes :
You have a track record of selling across the Enterprise with focus on the Public Sector.
You have experience working in a consultative capacity with C-level customers on complex cloud-based, on-premises or hybrid solutions.
You have expert knowledge of the B2B buying process and know all your key competitors and closely follow industry trends.
You deploy advanced sales methodologies and tools to achieve and exceed your targets.
Whether it’s the challenge of developing new accounts or finding untapped opportunities in your existing client base, the opportunity to grow our business is what drives your efforts every day.
You are intellectually curious, easily grasp new products and solutions, and bring the spirit of innovation to your customers.
Completed post-secondary education and a passion for continuous learning.
Business fluency in German and English in word and written is essential.
We offer a wide variety of group benefits to our employees, e.g. meal benefits (daily food vouchers), pension fund (Unterstützungskasse), Group Direct Insurance, Fitness & Wellness Reimbursement, free of charge underground parking, good access to the local public transport network, Business Travel Insurance, Educational Assistance & Professional Memberships support, fun and sports events and many other advantages!
The position can either be located in one of our offices in Germany or will be homeoffice-based in Germany.