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RedHat Partner Sales Account Manager - SI in Tokyo, Japan

Company Description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Sales team is looking for a Partner Sales Account Manager to join us in Tokyo, Japan. In this front-line sales role, you will build good relationships and develop new business with major business partners. You’ll need to have an established, solid major business partner network, as well as great communication and presentation skills.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work closely with existing and potential division and affiliate independent software vendor (ISV) and system integrator (SI) companies to develop strategic account plans to grow the adoption of Red Hat solutions through these companies

  • Manage internal Red Hat’s associates, primarily solutions architects, consultants, and inside sales representatives, to support sales and account expansion efforts with key partners in the field

  • Create contracts with key stakeholders to promote new solutions with partners

  • Provide sales support to partner sales teams through training, customer visits, technical and administrative information on offerings, demonstrations, and customer price quotes

  • Create strategic and tactical plans for new business development while leading the extended sales team in using these plans to maximize revenue and growth

  • Develop sustainable revenue across technology lines

  • Understand partner business and technology product needs and communicate them to executives

Required skills

  • Sales experience with a demonstrated record of success, preferably in the software or IT industry

  • Business experience with large IT solutions vendor

  • Experience selling Red Hat Middleware, IBM WebSphere, and Oracle Weblogic is a plus

  • Good English language skills are a plus

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Job ID 68779

Category Alliance or Partner Sales

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