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Senior Account Executive

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The Senior Account Executives primary responsibilities include prospecting, qualifying, selling and closing new business to existing customers within the Midwest region. This position will be responsible for selling intolarge enterprise customers.The Account Executive manages executive relationships and brings a point of view to the customer engagement. This position is responsible for leading all resources within the Value Add Team to solve customer problems with appropriate SAP solutions.This position will also be responsible for both Cloud Software revenue.

This position is responsible for selling into large enterprise accounts within the Midwest region (MN, WI, IL, IN, MI, OH)


**Sales Execution**

+ Revenue Meet or exceed your quarterly targets and projected annual Cloud revenue goals.

+ Cloud Consumption Generally support customer care for the consumption of software.

+ Pipeline-Generate 4x pipeline of your quota, forecasting accurate and feasible pipeline opportunities.

+ Deal and Pipeline Health Manage accuracy in forecasting and the information maintained in supporting systems.

+ Sales Cycle Execution -Demonstrate a strong understanding of SAP solutions and the necessary combinations of solutions for accurate client proposal generation;Demonstrate ability to develop and lead a holistic sales cycle;Demonstrate your ability to individually create and deliver client proposals;Demonstrate ability to personally close business

**Business Development**

+ Territory Planning Develop a plan for your territory including large opportunities and a glidepath to deliver them.

+ Account Planning Effectively execute Account Planning as well as appropriate follow up actions.

+ Virtual Account Team (VAT) Management Manage and effectively use your extended VAT to penetrate all customer buying centers to identify and qualify new opportunities.Leverage whitespace to focus your teams efforts.

+ Events Fully leverage SAP events such as SAPPHIRE as well as individual customer-centric events.

**Customer Engagement**

+ Activity Put day-to-day efforts into personally connecting with your customers.

+ Value-Sell Leverage a value-centric and strategic perspective with your customers.

+ Expansion and Customer Intimacy Expand and deepen SAP relationships at your respective customers with special focus of development outside of traditional IT channels and partner network.

+ Executive Alignment Develop and leverage SAP executive sponsorship


+ Leadership Demonstrate effective leadership of your entire business by strategizing and communicating with your team early and often. Be the field general. Lead your customer versus being led think and act proactively.Hold people accountable for corresponding actions. Effectively escalate and/or remove roadblocks.

+ Partner Utilize partners across all spectrums (internal and external) to support your objectives.

+ Communication Exhibit clarity, accuracy, frequency and professionalism in all forms of communication.

+ Responsiveness Be responsive and timely to all internal and external customer and partner requests.Have a sense of urgency.

+ Operational Excellence Run your territory like a business in all regards. Utilize best practices.

+ Attitude and Effort Creatively approach issues and opportunities.Put the effort in that is required and exhibit a can-do attitude.


+ 10 years of experience in sales of complex business software / IT solutions - Experience selling into large enterprise customerspreferred

+ Proven track record in business application software sales to include selling enterprisecloud applications

+ Experience in a lead role of a team-selling environment.

+ Demonstrated success with large transactions and lengthy sales campaigns in a fast-paced, consultative, and competitive market.

+ Business level English: Fluent


+ Bachelor equivalent

**We build breakthroughs together**

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

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SAPs culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone regardless of background feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.

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**EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability**

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

**Compensation Range Transparency** : SAPbelieves the value of pay transparency contributes towards an honest and supportive culture and is a significant step toward demonstrating SAPs commitment to pay equity. SAP provides the annualized compensation range inclusive of base salary and variable incentive target for the career level applicable to the posted role. The targeted combined range for this position is 173,600 - 363,700 USD.The actual amount to be offered to the successful candidatewill be within that range, dependent upon the key aspects of each case which may include education, skills,experience, scope ofthe role, location, etc. as determinedthrough theselection process. Any SAP variable incentive includes a targeted dollar amount and any actual payout amount is dependent on company and personal performance. Please reference this link for a summary of SAP benefits and eligibility requirements: SAP North America Benefits ( .

Requisition ID: 372187 | Work Area: Sales | Expected Travel: 0 - 40% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time | Additional Locations: \#LI-Hybrid