Position Description: Software Sales Specialist (Africa)
Newgen is seeking a motivated sales hunter to join our fast-paced, high-growth software Enterprise. Responsibilities include managing the entire sales process from account identification, acquisition and sales closure. The person will drive, demonstrate and deliver Newgen’s value proposition by leveraging industry best practices in the assigned countries in African subcontinent.
Reports to: Regional Sales Head- Africa
Qualification and Experience
· Management and/ or engineer graduate with minimum 8-16 years’ experience in solution sales
· Must have experience in selling to C level in Banking and financial sector
. Selling experience to other verticals like large enterprises/conglomerates and Government will be an add-on.
· Good knowledge of banking and financial services domain and market drivers.
The person will:
· Generate Sales Lead, Build Pipeline, Convert Pipeline to Sales Numbers.
· Develop and grow the Banking and financial sector business for Newgen products & solution
· Instrumental in screening of prospective clients and converting qualifying opportunities, account mapping.
. Create detailed, strategic target account plans to penetrate industry leading clients.
· Think strategically about their client’s business and avoid selling on a feature/function basis.
· Understand how to position against competitors to become the only viable option.
· Leverage cross-functional client and Newgen resources to successfully identify and drive sales campaigns.
. Collaborating closely with our business development and pre-sales experts, you will prepare RFPs, deep dives, pitches and POCs and work towards closing 1+ million deals.
· Perform in-depth client and industry research to create compelling business cases and RFP responses.
. Manage & grow Newgen partner eco system in given set of countries in Africa
· Create Newgen’s visibility in Africa Market through participating in event, Seminars, Webinars and in social media -shows.
· Work closely with Pre-sales and delivery to have the winning proposal to win the deals
· Establishing a cordial relationship with the clients so as to ensure maximum customer satisfaction and repeat business.
Newgen Software is a vendor/provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Customer Communication Management (CCM), Document Management System (DMS), Workflow and Process Automation software. The company has a
Salary: Not disclosed
Industry: IT / Software
Functional Area: IT / Computer Science
Role Category: Key Accounts Manager