Oracle Cloud Infrastructure & Platform Sales Specialist - Adriatics Region in Ljubljana, Slovenia
Cloud Infrastructure & Platform Sales Specialist - Adriatics Region
Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Sales Specialist
Does being a part of helping clients go through digital transformations and moving to the cloud excite you? Do you have a passion for helping organizations on their journey to the cloud, to secure, improve, move and govern their data capital assets both on-premise and on the cloud? Does cutting through short term ambiguity for longer term vision come as second nature to you?
If you answered ‘Yes’ to all of these questions then this could be you! Oracle has transformed the enterprise software market with cloud computing and data driven innovation. We've launched business apps and platforms that are as easy to use and have a differentiated advantage in being able to offer an identical portfolio of infrastructure and platforms services for end-to-end data management both on-premise and on-the-cloud.
The role of the traditional sales executive is changing as we pivot to the next generation of cloud computing, which will dramatically increase our addressable market reach and wallet share.
As a Sales Specialist, you will demonstrate this value by helping our customers move not just their database, but targeting all their workloads, both Oracle and non-Oracle to the cloud.
This person will be instrumental in increasing Cloud bookings. They will work closely with Key Accounts in selling them new services, as well as bringing in net new business in their territory.
Define strategies and act to generate long term and short term customer success and business results.
To exceed quarterly sales targets by selling Oracle Tech Cloud into key accounts and/or within an assigned geographical or vertical market.
Manage the entire sales process to ensure delivery against key performance metrics, with a strong emphasis on new business sales, while expanding existing accounts.
Territory identification and research, to formalize a go to market territory strategy and create qualified target account list within 30 days.
Pipeline development through a combination of cold calling, email campaigns and market sector knowledge/intelligence. Adequate pipeline to ensure over-achievement within the designated territory
Engage with prospect organizations to position the Oracle solution through value based selling, business case definition, ROI analysis, references and analyst data.
Manage the end to end sales process through engagement of appropriate resources such as Pre Sales Consultants, Business Development Consultants, Oracle Consulting, Executives and Partners etc., and through effective utilization of selling tools
Daily update of the Oracle Sales Cloud system with accurate customer and pipeline data.
Accurate monthly forecasting and revenue delivery.
Continuous improvement in self-research, learning and readiness on the new product offerings
Working closely with customer success managers ensuring the IaaS customers are deriving value from their investments and ensure very high subscription renewal rates.
Skills& Qualifications :
Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in selling enterprise software solutions or services.
Successful history of net direct new business sales, with the ability to prove consistent over achievement against targets.
Ability to build reciprocal relationships with different parts of the business, partners and customers and identifies synergies across LOBs and acts on opportunities to integrate business, with credibility at all levels, including Lines of Business and CxO.
Solid understanding of the IT industry Cloud landscape and market
In-depth understanding of and ability to coach on and present the PaaS/IaaS Service offers, with an enthusiasm to learn new sales skills and technologies.
Sales experience with a Cloud vendor would be beneficial
Competencies in building value proposition and positioning strong proposals.
Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to communicate across all levels and effectively adapts to varied situations
Be creative with strong problem solving skills and the ability to adapt and succeed in a fast paced and ambiguous environment.
Proven ability to work well as part of an extended sales team.
Fluency in business English.
We Offer :
A career within one of Oracle’s highest growing and strategically most important business areas, working with Oracle's cutting edge Cloud technology.
Great in-house and external training on Oracle Products and Solutions as well as soft skills, helping you to become a specialist in your field and develop further.
An opportunity to represent a global respected and market leading brand.
Excellent OTE and benefits package.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Sells a subset of product or services directly or via partners to a large number of named accounts/non-named accounts/geographical territory (mainly Tier 3 accounts).
Primary job duty is to sell technology software products and related services in a defined territory. Identifies, qualifies and closes new opportunities. Manages accounts including the entire sales process from business development prospecting and specifications through contract negotiations, signing, and post-sales support. Leverages the Oracle sales model to maximize revenue growth and increase local market share. Builds and expands business partner revenue and self sufficiency.
Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. 8 years applicable experience including 7 years of technology sales experience. Ability to forecast, manage sales expenses, and successfully close new Oracle business. Business development, prospecting and presentation skills. Excellent communication skills and problem solving ability. Proven track record of exceeding sales objective and territory/account development. Experience as the focal point for clients for all sales and related issues. Oracle knowledge and/or knowledge of Oracle
- s competitors. Travel may be needed. Bachelor degree or equivalent.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
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Job Type: Regular Employee Hire