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South Africa
Monday, November 15, 2021
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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

We are Lenovo! 
Currently the number one PC vendor worldwide, we continue to be the fastest growing company in our respective field.
We’re a leader in genuine innovation, dreaming up – and building – the technology and services that enable and inspire progress around the world.

We are dedicated to fostering an environment that encourages entrepreneurism and ownership - a workplace where your talents can be challenged, and your efforts recognized and rewarded.
We’re the progressive thinkers, creative doers and endless tinkerers who will always challenge the traditional and who know true groundbreakers never stand still. No matter what team you’re a part of, joining us you can create real impact.

As a relationship account manager, you will be driving new business development and providing exceptional customer service. You will be part of the end-user Relationship sales team that is responsible for the Commercial & Public Sectors in Southern Africa.

This role forms part of a dynamic team driven by the highest discipline for success. It will also allow you to bring your entrepreneurial abilities with the flexibility and agility to empower decision making and influencing in execution of all responsibilities.

These are your detailed responsibilities:

• Manage the total customer relationship for Enterprise Accounts; responsible for revenue, wallet share, customer satisfaction and driving growth in assigned accounts.

• Maintain and cultivate senior executive relationships.

• Lead account planning and opportunity identification; conduct opportunity prioritization and develop overall account plans for assigned accounts.

• Plan, facilitate and/or conduct complex negotiations for assigned accounts.

• Conduct deep analysis in identifying complex problems; generate and coordinate solutions with other functions or team members to solve complex problems.

• Achieve set sales targets including value, volume, profitability and development of new customers.

• Prepare action plans and schedules to identify specific targets and to project the number of contacts and unit sales to be made.



You will report to the Relationship Sales Leader for Southern Africa supporting customers in Gauteng and other defined provinces. You will participate in weekly collaborative planning calls and meetings.

What you’ll bring/ Position Requirements:

• Mandatory to have proven track record in managing relationships and converting leads into sustainable sales in the Commercial IT sector for at least 5-6 years.

• Demonstrate expertise in building and maintaining customer and partner relationships.

• Ability to work in a diverse environment, with both internal and external diverse customers. Collaboration with the entire virtual team.

• Computer literacy in MS Office suite, with MSD or any other CRM being an added advantage.

What We Will Offer You:

  • An open and stimulating environment within one of the most forward thinking IT companies
  • Flat structures and fast decision-making processes
  • A modern and flexible way of working to combine personal and professional life, working from home
  • An international team with a high focus on Gender Diversity
  • Attractive compensation package

We are looking forward to discussing this position with you soon!