Are you interested in working across digital transformation opportunities? Are you interested in working for the leader in Marketing Cloud platforms? And are you passionate about analytics and artificial intelligence? Then this pre-sales consultant position in our growing team in West-Europe might just be the right match for you!
Pre-sales Consultants at SAS Institute understand the challenges of our customers in the domain of digital transformation and customer intelligence more general. They have the ability to address those challenges with our solutions and create highly engaging demos for our full suite of Customer Intelligence products, including our Marketing Cloud solution, Marketing Automation and Real-Time Decision Management solutions.
This position requires some hands-on work with the product as well as the delivery of compelling presentations to clients and prospects. Ideally, your home basis is Belgium or Paris. However, we do request travel within Europe of 60%.
As a pre-sales consultant you would partner with the sales team, owning all advisory and technical activities required throughout the sales cycle. You will be working with some of the world’s biggest brands.
In this role, you will:
Build customer relationships with target accounts
Plan sales campaigns in conjunction with account executives and lead efforts to ensure the delivery of all required resources
Be partnering with multiple account executives across key target accounts
Propose solutions to meet clients’ needs and serve as the industry expert to prospective clients
Create and deliver world class demonstrations and meet the scope and functionality of the solution
Collaborate with product managers, software developers, analysts, business officers, and other groups ensuring successful execution of the sales strategy
A rapidly growing yet well-established business
The world’s most innovative organisations as reference-able clients
Analyst acclaimed technology leadership in a massive emerging market
A fast-paced, exciting, collaborative, and rewarding sales environment within innovative industries
The successful candidate will have the following:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent business experience
Experience in presales for larger longer sales cycle deals
Strong skills creating and delivering compelling demonstrations to Fortune 500 Companies
Knowledge and experience working with Enterprise Software applications (IBM, Pega, Adobe, Salesfor would be an advantage)
Specific industry experience in FS and Insurance, Telco, Retail or Cross-vertical industries.
Ability to speak different languages fluently such as English, Dutch and French. German is an advantage.
Ability to proactively develop customer relationships
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