General Information

Req #
Career area:
Sales Support
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations
Chiyoda-Ku - Tōkyō - Japan

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Description and Requirements

■ About Lenovo culture

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◇Position Description◇

■About the organization and team 

Own the mission of sales expansion of assigned enterprise product via the relationship with Lenovo commercial official distributors as well as selected or/and nominated business partners in SMB business segment. 

Workplace is Tokyo area, and the coverage focus across Japan nationwide.

-Manager  (上司) :  Lenovo Japan WS General Manager (WS business lead)

-No. of Subordinates (部下の人数):  4 including contractors.

-Number of Peers(同僚の人数) : 3


- Developing and driving quarterly/yearly business development plan and execution for WS business in SMB business segment including Mid Market. 

- People management and the development of individual BDM.

- Strategic planning and execution for sales goal achievement and growth of assigned workstation products. (Include both of existing accounts and new account/market development.) 

- ISV(Independent Software Vendor) and IHV(Independent Hardware Vendor) alliance relationship management to enable solid Lenovo WS eco-environment.

- Deal management and production of business review documents.

■Key Interaction with

Lenovo Channel Sales team, Mid-Market (MM) Sales team, Commercial Marketing team, Sales Operation team, 4P team, and other LOB teams.

■Business Trip (Location, frequency)

Periodic customer (Distributors, Business Partners, End Users, ISV/IHV Partners) visits for SMB segment enablement activities Japan nationwide. (2 to 3 times a week)

■Career Path

Business Development Lead (BDM Lead role) skill can be extended to various possibilities (management roles such as Sales GM/Product/Project Manager and others)


■Must Have – essential

-10 years or more account sales, solution sales, or business development experience in enterprise products such as server / workstation / storage.

-3 years or more experience in team management.

-Ability to contribute to business promotion and expansion of products with collaboration with internal and external partners to promote with competitive differentiation & out of box solution

-Cross functional team alignment and communication skill set. 

-Business English skill-set is necessary 

■Good to have - desirable

-Experience in channel and commercial products.

-Knowledge of industry-specific application / solution such as design production, civil engineering construction, video editing, game, health care, etc., business experience

-Presentation skills to CxO, Management in English

-Business acumen with driving QBR, partner review, weekly business review meeting  

-Strategic team building capability.

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