Business Solution StrategistCharlotte,North Carolina 02/14/2020
VMware’s Strategic Pursuit Practice focuses on driving long-term transformational business success for our customers and VMware. We are a team that is focused and obsessed with our customers’ success. We work with a mindset of “Dream Bigger” in everything we do. We lead with confidence and an outcome focused approach.
Are you inspired by the chance to solve your customers' biggest challenges? You can make that kind of difference with VMware's portfolio of industry-leading solutions. Join our team, and you can grow your career and share in the success of an industry pioneer that's turning companies into truly digital enterprises.
As a Business Solution Strategist (BSS) in the Strategic Pursuit Practice you will play an important role in building and sustaining executive customer relationships and trust in our most strategic accounts. Your role is to be a consultative thought leader that partners with the customer to craft a transformation strategy that aligns with the customers business objectives and VMWare’s offerings.
As a Business Solution Strategist, you will routinely collaborate with Director, VP and C-level executives providing insights, perspective, and guidance on long-term business and technology strategy, investments, and innovation. Your role combines design-thinking, strategy consulting, deal structuring, and enterprise architecture. You will facilitate cross-functional sales and account teams on high-profile engagements, executive presentations and workshops, represent VMware at executive forums, and educate VMware account teams on best practices and industry trends.
As a Business Solution Strategist your role will be impactful, visible, and rewarding.
This is a home office-based position.
Travel: Up to 50% to customer sites and conferences as needed. Most travel will be regional and will include some occasional overnight travel.
- Experience developing and growing ‘C’ Level relationships
- Enthusiastic self-starter with an outgoing personality
- Comfortable working both independently and with a team
- Strong customer facing and relationship building skills
- Growth Mindset
- Experience developing Transformational Solutions to meet business needs
- Understanding of the financial and technical challenges faced with running modern day IT operations at large corporations
- Consultative Selling Experience
- Ability to communicate and simplify complex topics
- Technical and Business writing and presentation skills
- Understanding of Business (financial accounting, ROI, TCO, budget planning, organizational design)
- Presentation skills including public speaking, meeting facilitation and white boarding
- Project Management
- BA/BS required; Master of Business Administration or equivalent experience a plus.
- 12+ years industry expertise within a high-tech or consulting environment
- Understanding of VMware’s Solutions and Services
This job opportunity is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsorship by VMware
Category : Sales
Subcategory: Solutions Architect
Experience: Business Leadership
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Work From Home: Yes
Posted Date: 2020-02-14
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