Senior Sales Specialist - Storage (f/m)

Senior Sales Specialist - Storage (f/m)

Job Description:

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is an industry leading technology company that enables customers to go further, faster. With the industry's most comprehensive portfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, our technology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient, more productive and more secure.

Enterprise Group works to streamline innovation and simplify IT with superior solutions. By combining ESSN (Enterprise Server, Storage and Networking) and Technology Services into one division, we gain a strategic advantage in our focus on "Converged Infrastructure". The HPE Enterprise Group supports our customers with the transformation and integration of their technology. We are there for our customers – come join us!

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating and driving the storage sales pipeline in a defined customer segment.
  • Use storage solutions expertise to seek out new opportunities and expand and enhance existing opportunities to build the pipeline in and drive pursuit.
  • Provide support to Account Managers and provide input regarding business development and solution expertise.
  • Understand market development to strategically position the storage products portfolio and services better.
  • Establish a professional, working, and consultative, relationship with customers and partners, by developing a core understanding of the unique business needs of the client within their industry.
  • Direct or coordinate supporting sales activities.
  • Work closely with the account team on storage opportunities.

Education and Experience:

  • University diploma or Bachelor's degree in technical or commercial field of study
  • Typically > 8 years of advanced sales experience.
  • Several years of product sales in storage.
  • Demonstrated achievement of quota, diversity of business customer, and frequent customer interface.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Is considered as an expert in knowledge of storage products, solution and service offerings as well as competitor's offerings to be able to sell large solutions.
  • Solid understanding of the digital transformation, the role of IT within area of storage and how companies' solutions differently address specific industry challenges as well as their cross-segment capabilities.
  • Account planning and accurate account revenue forecasting skills.
  • Communication, presentation and negotiation competencies on a high-level.
  • Very good language skills in German and English.

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Values:

Partner. Innovate. Act.

We live by three core values that drive our business.

Simplified, we are good partners, great innovators and we make things happen.

Extensive social benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and shared values, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-life balance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.

Part-time work or job-sharing is also applicable to this position.

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