Virtual Partner Account Manager - Netherlands Market

  • Location:
    Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Area of Interest
    Sales - Product
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    AI or Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center, Collaboration, Video, Internet of Everything, Networking, Security, Service Provider, Software Development, Testing, Wireless, Mobility
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As a member of the Virtual Partner sales team, you will become part of a best in class group of sales professionals. In this role you will build direct relationships with channel partners & cisco distributors as well as Independent Software Vendors and Cisco Ecosystem Partners. The primary focus will be to develop the business on a portfolio of partners focused on the Netherlands market.


Key responsibilities:


  • Drive strategic alignment between Partners & Cisco’s Sales Teams to maximize success.
  • Drive Partner Sales Productivity.
  • Understand key industry trends and dynamics
  • Build capacity, capability, & collaboration within a portfolio of Partners
  • Assist Partners implementing strategies and planning.
  • Work with Cisco's Partners to develop and grow a profitable business focused on Cisco Solutions
  • Strong eye for business including financial, management and operational capabilities



Who You Are


If you enjoy selling in a changing environment, are achievement-oriented and believe in performance rewards for exceeding annual sales goals though strong collaboration with partners and internal stakeholders, we have a place for you.

Our minimum requirements for this role


  • BS/BA or equivalent
  • Fluent English and Dutch
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong negotiating and influencing skills
  • Knowledge of networking and IT. Cisco knowledge preferred
  • Ability to engage at the management level of all organizations
  • Highly analytical and experienced in utilizing business intelligence data to drive informed business decisions
  • Proven ability to respond and manage challenges in a fast-moving business environment.


Why Cisco:


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•    We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.
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