Avaya is a multinational technology firm that provides digital communication products, solutions, and services for businesses. The company offers unified communications and contact centers, cloud, and collaboration services. Avaya operates through two segments: solutions & products and services. The firm's products & solutions segment offers video & voice calling, messaging & employee collaboration, meetings & conferencing, communication platforms, and application developer products. Avaya's services segment is divided into Global support services, professional services, and enterprise cloud services. The company offers an open and extensible development platform so that customers and third parties can easily create custom application development for their unique requirements. Avaya was founded in 2000, and its headquarter is based in Durham, North Carolina, United States. The firm provides competitive pay packages, healthcare benefits, and other perks to its employees.
Avaya enables the mission critical, real-time communication applications of the world's most important operations. As a global leader in delivering superior communications experiences, Avaya offers a complete portfolio of software and services for contact center and unified communications- offered on premises, in the cloud, or a hybrid. Today's digital world requires communications enablement, and no other company is better positioned to do this than Avaya. For more information, please visit www.avaya.com.
Manages assigned strategic account(s) (identified target accounts which are viewed as key strategic accounts) on a global basis. Provides professional leadership and coordination of sales/support teams for their account(s). Plans, organizes, leads, and controls balanced sales growth, continued account penetration, and customer satisfaction on a long term, multi-year focus. Implement the sales strategy to ensure that sales targets are met or exceeded in marketplace. Develop and maintain relationships with new and existing clients to expand sales. Identify new accounts to sell products and services to, to fulfil turn over objectives Maintain a high-profile Avaya presence in the market place through the creation of win-win situations with customers that turn a sales relationship into a long-term commercial partnership. Control costs to ensure that expenditure is being managed in line with budgets. Develop and deliver accurate sales forecasts in line with business objectives. Maintains high-level executive contact with account(s), focusing on the establishment and maintenance of a strategic relationship. Quota Size: Medium/Large. Territory / Account Size: Global Product Responsibility: Products and/or Services. Formal training in sales techniques; Demonstrable track record of successful sales in the Voice/Data/Networking Industry; experience selling complex technical solutions to executive management; Ability to network within a customer organization to identify all key influencers and decision makers; Ability to work well with team members and collaborate effectively across the extended sales team. People Management: May have direct or indirect reporting regional sales people.
Open to locations in Texas: Dallas, Houston, Austin
10 - 12 Years of Experience
Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
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Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth