General Information

Req #
WD00037820
Career area:
Sales
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
California
City:
San Jose
Date:
Thursday, August 4, 2022
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Los Angeles - California - United States of America
* San Diego - California - United States of America
* San Francisco - California - United States of America
* San Jose - California - United States of America
* SUNNYVALE - California - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

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

Description and Requirements

We are looking for a Workstation Seller based in the San Francisco Bay Area to focus on key global accounts in the Technology Vertical . As a Workstation Account Executive for Lenovo, you’ll be responsible for delivering net new account wins across the global segment. Within each account you will have responsibility for selling solutions from our entire portfolio, focusing specifically on Workstations. From these sales you will drive revenue and profit to position our company for continued growth and success. You will champion the innovative power of our products to make our customers more productive, collaborative and trans formative. You will understand Lenovo’s portfolio of award-winning products and develop strategies to help new and existing customers find and implement the best solutions. 

This is a client facing, acquisition sales role requiring deep industry experience, the ability to identify, cultivate, and close net new business, and expertise working large deals at the C level. We are looking for a hunter with a successful and proven track record to take their career, the territory and our clients to the next level. 

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Build partnerships with existing, current and new workstation customers by coordinating the efforts of sales, opportunity management, marketing and pre and post sales technical support to maximize Revenue and Margin for Lenovo Workstation products. 
  • Builds & executes operational plans for Workstation PC products and options. 
  • Owns ongoing analysis of metrics & business performance to produce weekly report for workstation business performance & relevant actions and recommendations. 
  • Engages marketing team to ensure coverage of WS products and options in catalogs, etc. 
  • Assess & mitigate risks / issues through effective contingency plans. 
  • Experience in cold-calling important in order to identify and pursue new acquisition opportunities - plan and execute acquisition activities in the workstation area in agreement with sales / account teams 
  • Maintains competitor analysis to identify business opportunities, provide insightful & actionable outputs across products, markets & competitors - includes product positioning & SWOT analysis. 
  • Delivers Subject Matter Expert (SME) support to sales & marketing teams, on both technology & products. Provides monthly / quarterly road map updates to relevant extended teams
Basic Requirements:
  • Minimum 7 years business development, or sales / marketing experience in the IT industry (software and hardware)
  • Proficient in being able to sell the value of Workstation & associated solutions; Understand Workstation & associated solutions technology and its practical application/ contribution to customers’ requirements
Preferred Requirements: 
  • Understands the Media & Entertainment Vertical
  • Business analytical skills
  • Project management skills
  • Negotiation and communication skills
  • Experience in working with channel partners
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.

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, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

* Los Angeles - California - United States of America, * San Diego - California - United States of America, * San Francisco - California - United States of America, * San Jose - California - United States of America, * SUNNYVALE - California - United States of America