General Information

Req #
WD00017214
Career area:
Marketing
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Additional locations:
US - Mobile
Date:
Wednesday, November 24, 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

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Partner with key internal stakeholders and other senior leaders to develop and continually refine the major strategic engagements that guide Lenovo’s transformation into “Everything as a Service” company
  • Drive proactive deal sourcing and pipeline development by identifying key partnership opportunities
  • Lead and execute successful transactions including deal negotiation, structuring, due diligence, financial modeling, integration, and project management
  • Cultivate and expand strong business relationships with Lenovo’s alliance partners and other industry leaders, with emphasis on the services and industry vertical solutions
  • Develop and execute evaluation process with robust strategic rationale, clear decision criteria, and in-depth analysis
  • Subject matter expert on services and solutions ecosystem, adjacent industries and relevant markets in order to identify pertinent trends, developments and opportunities

KEY EXPERIENCES, ABILITIES & ATTRIBUTES

  • Polished leader with proven strategy development skills and dynamic abilities to execute those strategies
  • Exceptional business acumen and a progressive, visionary mindset focused on forever changing the business landscape for the better
  • 8+ years of experience in business development or a series of related roles
  • IT Services industry experience, and specifically experience in/with Global System Integrators, Managed Service Providers, and Cloud Service Providers – particularly in joint solution development and go-to-market partnerships with hardware OEM service arms.
  • Preference for candidates who have experience working in direct as well as indirect (channel friendly) go-to-market models.
  • Preferably experience in global business development, inclusive of Asia Pacific / China.
  • Proven experience in successful deal origination, structuring, and strategic execution
  • Exceptional presentation and communication with a C-level audience
  • Able to operate in a highly strategic and visionary role while also executing on day-to-day requirements
  • Proven success developing strong relationships and influencing without authority
  • Agile, adaptable and able to thrive under pressure in an innovative, fast-paced, environment marked by continual change
  • High aptitude to learn quickly, with ability to navigate situations involving ambiguity and limited precedent
  • Four-year university degree, with advanced degree preferred
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.