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Virtual Partner Account Manager, French speaking

Cisco Systems Inc.
Oeiras, Lisboa 2780-213
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What You'll Do
As a Virtual Partner Account Manager youll be part of Ciscos sales organization. Your mission is to develop a set portfolio of Cisco Partners. Together with our business developers and distribution partners, youll contribute to the transformation of Ciscos 2 Tier partner community.
In essence youll work together with companies that sell IT solutions to customers and that provide services on those solutions. You will help these companies accelerate their business in a close partnership with Cisco and consult them on how they can use our technology to transform and grow their business.

Dont worry, you dont need to be a tech guru : well teach you all the technical knowledge & skills you need. You mainly need to have a nose for business, be sociable and have good communication and negotiation skills.

Key Responsibilities

      Align closely with Ciscos channel team to develop a set portfolio of 2 Tier partners.

       Be the Cisco point of contact for those partners, help them grow and build a profitable business around Ciscos solutions.

       Drive strategic alignment between partners, distributors & Ciscos sales teams to maximize sales & business success

       Spot & understand key industry trends and dynamics, communicate these to your partners

       Assist Partners in implementing strategies and planning

Who You Are
You are a high-energy person, with the natural gift to spark peoples enthusiasm wherever you go. You like teamwork and are good at coordinating and communicating with various teams (partners, distributors, Cisco). Youre passionate about how businesses are organized, how they market their solutions and how they help their customers. Whats more, you like to think along with the partners and advise them on how they can enrich and improve their business.

As part of the sales team, you thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, and you like exceeding annual sales goals. Pressure makes diamonds is your motto.


If this could be a description of you, then we have a place for you! 

Our minimum requirements for this role

       BS/BA or equivalent 

       Fluent English and French  

       Excellent written and oral communication skills, good knowledge of basic IT tools (Microsoft excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

       Strong negotiating and influencing skills

       Ability to engage at the management level of all organizations

       Eager to continuously learn and sharpen your skills

       Proven ability to respond and manage challenges in a dynamic business environment.

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

  We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

  We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco

Posted: 2020-05-11 Expires: 2020-06-11
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