General Information

Req #
WD00016817
Career area:
Services
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Date:
Monday, November 22, 2021
Working time:
Full-time

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Channel Programs Manager

The Lenovo Services team is building upon its world-class Channel Services organization. The Rest of World Channel Services organization will focus on transforming our channel services programs and enabling our channel partners. Our mission is to lead the industry in channel experience, making it easier to do services business with Lenovo than any other manufacturer. We will enable our channel partners with the right technology, tools, analytics, assets, and resources to drive our joint services business. Last and most importantly, we will accelerate Lenovo and partner profitability, ensuring our mutual goals are aligned and supported. Our Channel partners and Lenovo will win together with services.

The Channel Programs Manager will be responsible for executing on the worldwide channel services program strategy relative to Lenovo’s Intelligent Device Services business. He or she will implement services recommendations across each geography to support Lenovo’s service attach and broader Services and Solution Group portfolio.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Executing on our vision of a simple, predictable, and profitable services incentive structures that provide our partners with meaningful motivation for driving Lenovo services

  • Implement programs that drive attach and more complex professional and managed services

  • Work with geographies on implementing channel sales incentives for channel partner reps, sharing best practices across Geo’s, measuring and maintaining ROI

  • Integrate services into Channel training, certification, and specialization program paths

  • Cross Geo and team collaboration to drive execution and best practices sharing

  • Solicit and act on partner feedback on programs

  • Continued tracking of geo adoption against program recommendations and facilitation of reporting and data analytics to drive further program implementation

Experience Required:

  • 7+ years of Channel, Programs, Services, Sales, or related experience

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

  • Experience working with global teams, across cultural and time differences preferred

  • Proven experience in driving and delivering business results

  • Operational strength to understand and quickly digest Channel programs, complex internal dependencies, and create/execute plan to overcome and enable strategy

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.
For US applicants: In accordance with Executive Order 14042, Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated by January 18, that means individuals must receive the final dose of a 2-dose vaccine (e.g., Moderna or Pfizer) or a single dose of Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine by January 4, 2022. This applies to all US based employees and contractors, including remote employees and interns. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022 or during your new employment orientation (for individuals with hire dates after January 4, 2022), or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.