Senior Sales Manager at Uniphore
Mumbai, IN / Delhi, IN / Bangalore, IN
Experience: 5-8 years
Education: MBA -full time
Responsibilities

Develop, communicate, manage and execute strategic sales business plans and processes in order to increase financial margin responsibility for both the top and bottom line numbers
Develop and implement targeted solutions for expanding the customer base and establishing greater market share
Monitor, track, analyze and evaluate profit margin, revenue stream, program costs, sales methods, expenses and overall results and take corrective action when plan is below target
Develop strong working relationships cross functionally in order to deliver on established sales business plan objectives
Work closely with business units, project management team, and marketing to ensure coordination of efforts and ensure good communication with all parties
Required Qualification

Technical/Job Skills

Customer Acquisition - Translate business goals of new customer acquisition and rapid growth into actionable plans and strategies that reflect the requirements and opportunities within the assigned target accounts. Aligns target account and market opportunities with upstream strategic plans and metrics
Solution Selling - Approach selling from a business solution perspective to ensure that company accurately address the customer/client's true business need in terms of type, scope, levels
Consultative Selling - Apply consultative-selling techniques to identify and advance opportunities that result in ongoing profitable revenue growth for Company; prepare for client calls in partnership with Practice teams and support the efforts of the team during client meetings
Pipeline Management - Build, monitor and orchestrate sales pipelines to ensure the continuous population of near and long term opportunities; manage the size, shape, and quality of pipeline; analyze overall win rates and win/loss ratios
Strategic direction -Understand the overall strategic direction and portfolio, and assist in customizing solutions based on client needs
C-level Partnering - Contribute to enduring executive relationships at the client's organization; establish professional relationships and credibility with key IT and business executives in support of other established relationships with the client
Industry and Client Knowledge - Stay current with industry and competitive research and information to enable rich client dialogue; maintain an understanding of client business challenges, industry trends, and markets
Functional Skills
Should have strong experience in selling complex, multi-stakeholder software like ERP, CRM, Workflow management and Marketing management solutions. The candidate should have experience in selling to both Business teams as well as IT teams to an enterprise
Must be a self-starter, self-motivated, highly flexible, with excellent communications skills (verbal, written, and presentation skills) who can articulate the value proposition effectively and is capable of communicating with C-level execs. Ability to make presentations to business leaders is a must. Must be organized and detailed-oriented
Strong, demonstrated, presentation skills to groups of all sizes and levels and a successful track record of sales and negotiation skills, including advanced sales knowledge
Excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to be a great listener. Ability to synthesize complex technical, business, and legal issues to apply that knowledge at solving problems and executing action plans
Highly values diversity of experience, views, backgrounds and orientation in a group-team setting
Methodical approach with organizational skills to manage parallel opportunities concurrently
Knowledge of market trends, industry participants, new technologies & business models
Desire and ability to understand and relate product technology, strategy and direction
Must have positive attitude and high energy and possess a strong work ethic and a high level of self-accountability
Able to demonstrate a high level of integrity, and a desire for high quality
Ability to travel both domestic and international