Commercial Account Manager

Commercial Account Manager

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Commercial Account Manager

Job Description

Job Description: Commercial Account Manager

Location: Hyderabad

VMware is seeking a commercial account manager at our Bangalore The Commercial account manager will be responsible for selling the companys products and services in the Territory. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the most dynamic and growing sales organizations anywhere today. VMwares growth over the past year is unparalleled in enterprise software.

The mission of this position is to solidify existing customer accounts and elevate VMware to a more strategic partner in the customers business. Our solution set is viewed as a platform within an account and changes the role that IT plays within that account from being considered a cost burden to a strategic deployment.

The commercial account manager is an executive sales position responsible for an internal and external sales team driven to a common goal within a set number of named enterprise account in the assigned territory.


Responsible for selling the complete VMware solution, products, and services within a list of SMB accounts

All-encompassing position that requires the individual to move the transaction through the entire sales cycle

Solidify existing customer accounts and elevate VMware to a more strategic position within most accounts

Must be able to sell VMware solution as a ‘platform within an account and change the role that IT plays within that account from being considered a cost burden to a strategic deployment

Match the VMware solution to the customers business needs, challenges, and technical requirements

Provide effective coverage to ISR on the field and work with channel partners to close the business

Develop opportunities into working (real) funnel valued at 3-5 times expected revenue goals on an ongoing (quarterly/annual) basis

Map and maintain relationships at all levels within the complete accounts echo system IT Heads, policy makers, consultants, advisers, partners and other key decision makers and influencer’s

Work towards the long term goal of making accounts standardize on VMware solutions

Experience Required:

7+ years of experience in related software industry with at least 3 years in a selling role to end customers.

Experience selling in both a direct and an indirect or channel driven model

Must have experience in selling in or around platform sales such as Infrastructure Solutions servers, Storage, etc

Proven track record of success selling in a highly competitive environment

Core Competencies

Self-starter with a high energy level

Ability to work with all levels of individuals

Proven track record of quota over-achievement

Excellent communicator, both written and verbal

Dynamic presenter with the ability to translate technical thoughts to everyday language

Ability to articulate complex technical ideas

Skilled in thinking strategically and tactically

Ability to forecast accurately

Why work with our Group

The Commercial Account team is managed by the Commercial Account Executive (CAE). The commercial team manages a specific named account list. The commercial segment is a partner sales fulfilled role. The CAEs primary role is to maximize sales in the assigned commercial account list. The primary focus is aimed at sustained transactional sales growth as well as closing larger strategic business. Collaborating with the entire partner ecosystem to identify, develop, accelerate, up-sell and close transactions is critical.

Advertised Location (Select only ONE location)

Hyderabad, India

About Us

VMware is the leader in cloud infrastructure, business mobility and virtualization software. A pioneer in the use of virtualization and policy-driven automation technologies, VMware simplifies IT complexity across the entire data center to the virtual workplace, empowering customers with solutions in the software-defined data center to hybrid cloud computing and the mobile workspace.

With 2014 revenues of $6.04 billion, VMware has more than 500,000 customers, 75,000 partners, and 18,000+ employees in 120+ locations around the world. At the core of what we do are our employees who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Want to be part of a compassionate community that thrives on architecting what’s next in IT Learn more at

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Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: IT-Software / Software Services

Functional Area: Sales , Retail , Business Development
Role Category:Corporate Sales
Role:Client Servicing/Key Account Manager

channel partners
data center
cloud computing

Desired Candidate Profile
UG: Any Graduate – Any Specialization
PG:MBA/PGDM – Marketing, Post Graduation Not Required
Doctorate:Any Doctorate – Any Specialization, Doctorate Not Required
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