OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANY
As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital.
Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.
The opportunity :
The Inside Sales Manager is responsible for leading a team of Inside Sales Representatives, insuring overall productivity and quota attainment is met for each month, quarter, and year.
You will manage a team of highly skilled Inside Sales Representatives in a geographic region selling to a wide range of Accounts enterprise grade solutions.
The nature of this position is sales and relationship management conducted via telephone using modern virtual selling methodologies.
Having exceptional communication skills and the ability to develop and maintain strong relationships over the phone is critical for effective management.
You are great at :
Identify, hire, train, and manage Inside Sales Representatives
Provide accurate forecast and pipeline reporting
Work with Sales leadership to define individual sales territories
Identify, develop, forecast and close business to meet or exceed the company's defined sales goals
Guide sales representatives in closing complex sales engagements to close while interacting with many company collaborators
What it takes :
Experience in software sales and sales management
Ability to communicate effectively, build relationships and close business over the telephone
Proven experience in building and effectively managing an Inside sales organisation
Experience selling across many industry verticals and account sizes
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Salesforce.com
Excellent organisational and documentation skills
Demonstrated ability to interface with top level management and sales people
Understanding of strategic selling & consultative selling processes
Outstanding written & verbal communication skills; presentation & public speaking experience and proven leadership & negotiating skills
Track record of meeting and exceeding revenue goals (100% is a minimum expectation)
At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.