Regional Sales Director, Enterprise (AMSL1429), Dallas, Texas, United States

Company Name
Job Description
Organization Overview Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) protects the most valuable assets of some of the largest enterprise, service provider and government organizations across the globe. The company's fast, secure and global cyber security solutions provide broad, high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT infrastructure. They are strengthened by the industry's highest level of threat research, intelligence and analytics. Unlike pure-play network security providers, Fortinet can solve organizations' most important security challenges, whether in networked, application or mobile environments - be it virtualized/cloud or physical. More than 210,000 customers worldwide, including some of the largest and most complex organizations, trust Fortinet to protect their brands. Learn more athttp://www.fortinet.com, theFortinet BlogorFortiGuard Labs.

Position Overview
Objective:
In this key role, you will manage, direct and drive direct sales into Major Enterprise Accounts. Create and implement strategic plans focused on attaining enterprise-wide deployments of Fortinet products and services. Develop executive relationships with key buyers and influencers in Major Enterprise accounts and leverage these relationships. Coordinate with appropriate internal groups to generate and deliver winning Contract Bids, Proposals, RFI/RFP Responses, and Statements of Work. Negotiate terms of business with clients to achieve win/win results that provide the basis for strong ongoing relationships.

Responsibilities:
  • Manage and motivate a team of Sales Representative focused on Enterprise Accounts
  • Develop account plans to achieve goals and exceed quota responsibility
  • Maximize Fortinet opportunity while providing value added solutions to enterprise institutions
  • Serves as lead contact responsible for the flow of information to/from executive management
  • Works closely together with the account managers in order to maximize the primary business focus and serves as team leader responsible for the quality and success of activities in the territory
  • Develops relationships with key decision makers, influencers and partners
  • Manages effective working relationships with assigned region MAMs, Technical Sales Engineers, and Consulting Professionals
  • Consistently builds and delivers on an accurate territory pipeline
  • Travels within assigned territory is required
Required Skills:
  • 10+ years technology selling experience managing a team
  • Proven ability to sell solutions to enterprise customers
  • Experience in the network security industry
  • A proven track record of significant over-quota achievement and demonstrated career stability
  • Experience in closing large deals
  • Selling experience must include one of the following : 1) Firewall/VPN, 2) AV 3) IDS/IDP
  • Excellent presentation skills to executives & individual contributors
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Goal oriented individual, with vast interpersonal managerial skills, strong business acumen and positive leadership abilities with proven results in mentoring, motivating and developing teams.
Education:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, MBA preferred.
Job Code
AMSL1429
Employment Type
Full-Time
Job Location
Dallas, Texas, United States
Required Trades
Business Development
Required Certifications
N/A
Job Posted Date
2016-03-02
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