Title:  Enterprise Acquisition Client Executive

Location: 

Schaumburg, IL, US, 60173 Southfield, MI, US, 48075

Requisition ID:  104386

About NetApp

We’re forward-thinking technology people with heart. We make our own rules, drive our own opportunities, and try to approach every challenge with fresh eyes. Of course, we can’t do it alone. We know when to ask for help, collaborate with others, and partner with smart people. We embrace diversity and openness because it’s in our DNA. We push limits and reward great ideas. What is your great idea?

 

"At NetApp, we fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global workforce with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds and perspectives of all employees, customers, partners, and communities to foster a higher-performing organization." -George Kurian, CEO

 

 

Job Summary:

 

As an Enterprise Acquisition Client Executive at NetApp, you will be responsible for delivering net new account wins across our Enterprise Segment within a defined territory. You will champion the innovative power of our products to make our customers more productive. This is a client-facing, acquisition sales role requiring deep industry experience, the ability to identify, cultivate, and close net new business, and expertise working large deals at the C level. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a newly developed team with great leadership and technical resources. We are looking for a hunter with a successful and proven track record to take their career, the territory, and our clients to the next level. 

What You'll Do:

 

  • Demonstrate your ability to orchestrate the sales process from beginning to end 
  • Hunt and close new logo opportunities within a given quarter 
  • Lead with NetApp’s Cloud Solutions to win new logos and sell NetApp’s broad portfolio of hybrid cloud solutions 
  • Research and understand the market pressures our customers face and map NetApp’s products to help solve complex business problems 
  • Serve as a trusted advisor to senior leadership and use business acumen and technical expertise to influence customer decisions
  • Manage prospect and partner pipeline lists  
  • Work collaboratively with Partners and Hyperscalers to close new business 
  • Partner closely with the Account-Based Marketing team on their assigned accounts to understand new buyers and create and accelerate new opportunities 
  • Drive business development, forecast accurately, and achieve strategic goals by leading customers through the entire business cycle 

 

What We're Looking For:

 

  • You are someone who enjoys acquiring new logos, you’re not afraid to prospect, cold call, run complex campaigns, and win business 
  • 10+ years of sales experience in a fast-paced, high tech, b2b selling environment 
  • Previous and recent experience selling cloud and/or storage SaaS solutions  
  • Recent experience selling with partners/VAR’s/systems integrators 
  • You're extremely comfortable developing, delivering, and managing sales pipelines and forecasting processes 
  • A track record of overachievement in sales targets 
  • Previous Sales Methodology training (e.g. MEDDIC, SPIN, Challenger Sales) 
  • You possess the aptitude to learn quickly and establish credibility
  • Most importantly, we’re looking for someone who likes to get stuff done and has fun while doing it 

Education & Experience:

 

  • Typically requires a minimum of 12 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

 

Did you know…
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Why NetApp?

In a world full of generalists, NetApp is a specialist. No one knows how to elevate the world’s biggest clouds like NetApp. We are data-driven and empowered to innovate. Trust, integrity, and teamwork all combine to make a difference for our customers, partners, and communities. 
 
We expect a healthy work-life balance. Our volunteer time off program is best in class, offering employees 40 hours of paid time off per year to volunteer with their favorite organizations.  We provide comprehensive medical, dental, wellness, and vision plans for you and your family.  We offer educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts. We also offer financial savings programs to help you plan for your future.  
 
If you run toward knowledge and problem-solving, join us. 

U.S. Residents Only: In accordance with NetApp’s Policy, all U.S. employees of NetApp must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if they work at a Company location or remotely. If there is a reason preventing you from receiving the COVID-19 vaccination, you must request and be approved for one of the legally acceptable exemptions and reasonable accommodation must be established.


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