International Business Machines Corp. (IBM Corporation)
The newly formed IBM Watson Health business unit is now looking for talented individuals destined to usher in the next era of healthcare. We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming healthcare and life sciences organizations in every way. New roles are being created that never existed before to meet the demands of this transformation.
Working under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for growing market share across industry segments that include Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device, Contract and Academic Research Organizations, or Public Sector. This is done through strategic cold calling, qualifying opportunities, penetrating new accounts, expanding existing client relationships, or managing strategic partnerships.
Candidates must have: Healthcare Information Technology or Software Technology Product sales experience with a minimum of five or more years’ experience in enterprise solution sales with a successful history selling into Sponsors, CROs, or AROs.*
Essential Job Duties:
Work independently and collaborate with other Portfolio Sales professionals to meet and exceed quarterly and annual sales targets.
Generate new business leads and manage the end-to-end sales process.
Generate sales meetings and build business relationships within targeted accounts
Under minimal supervision by the Regional VP of Sales develop sales strategy for assigned accounts and/or territories.
Successfully complete technology platform training, including certification. .
Pursue a program of self-development through the use of selected reading, seminars, and participation in continuing education.
Achieve full proficiency at demonstrating technology solutions to prospects in client meetings and tradeshow settings.
Collaborate with other departments and resources to complete RFIs and RFPs to meet the individual needs of prospective and active business clients.
Develop and manage assigned accounts/territories by contacting targeted market segments and managing the pipeline on a daily basis.
Adhere to sales pipeline and operating processes, including detailed documentation of sales and account activities by using the standardized sales methodology and associated CRM systems.
Work closely with the Contracts and Proposal group to ensure all business contracts are processed in an accurate and timely manner.
Work closely with Global Operations Group to transition closed business opportunities to the project team for development and implementation.
Work with Senior and Executive Leadership Team, Regional VP of Sales, and Marketing to support trade shows.
Identify and communicate possible platform improvements based on direct customer interactions and input.
Perform other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor or upper management, and as position requires.
Be a mentor for Associate Directors and Directors of Business Development to help grow and develop more junior members of the team.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Four year degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Healthcare Information Technology or Software Technology Product sales professional, with a minimum of eight or more years’ experience in enterprise solution sales to Sponsors, CROs, or AROs.
Five or more years of independently managing corporate accounts.
Experience working directly with senior executives (SVP and above).
Experience selling advanced technology products or solutions that require a 6-18 month decision cycle, involve multiple stakeholders, and are comparatively large in individual order volume.
Experience working with healthcare or clinical trials management organizations and industry specific technology solutions.
Experience within and knowledge of one of the previously noted industry segments.
Knowledge and comprehensive understanding of the field of clinical research and related operating needs.
A valid driver’s license and safe driving record.
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Results-oriented individual with a track record of substantial professional sales accomplishments.
Strong presentation and public speaking skills are essential.
Experience in public speaking at conferences or business events.
Experience working with business leaders and technology innovators, with a demonstrated ability to forge successful sales and market strategies.
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
International Business Machines Corp. (IBM Corporation)
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International Business Machines Corporation provides information technology (IT) products and services worldwide. The companys Global Technology Services segment provides IT infrastructure and business process services, including outsourcing, process, integrated technology, cloud, and technology support. Its Global Business Services segment offers consulting solutions for strategy and transformation, application innovation, enterprise applications, and smarter analytics; and application management, maintenance, and support services. International Business Machines Corporations Software segment offers middleware and operating systems software, such as WebSphere software to integrate and manage business processes; and information management software for database and enterprise content management, information integration, data governance, data warehousing and analytics, business analytics and intelligence, and predictive analytics. This segment also provides Tivoli software for cloud and datacenter management, enterprise endpoint and mobile device management, asset and facilities management, storage management, and security systems; Rational software that supports software development; and Mobile Software for platform and application development, mobile security, and mobile device management. The companys Systems and Technology segment provides computing power and storage solutions; and semiconductor technology, products, and packaging solutions. Its Global Financing segment provides lease and loan financing to end users; commercial financing to dealers and remarketers of IT products; and remanufacturing and remarketing services for equipment. The company was formerly known as Computing-Tabulating-Recording Co. and changed its name to International Business Machines Corporation in 1924. International Business Machines Corporation was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Armonk, New York.