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Industry Innovations Services Solution Advisor (Sales)

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The Industry Innovation Services Solution advisor is a regional sales role responsible for driving growth in the cloud through Innovation portfolio with particular focus on BTP, industry cloud and co-innovation engagements in APJ. He/She is responsible for implementing the (co)-Innovation Strategy in APJ to deliver successful growth in cloud and innovation outcomes for our customers and partners. In alignment with Global Services Strategy in empowering Market Units to run the entire Services portfolio, the primary focus of the regional ISS SSA is to successfully manage the incubation of SAP platform technologies – such as Business Technology Platform (BTP), Industry Cloud and S4 Private Cloud Edition - enabling our customers to faster move into cloud while increasing adoption across all cloud LoBs. He/she will liaise with Regional and Market Unit teams (Services, License Sales, Cloud LoBs, Industry & Innovation teams) to align on SAP joint GTM for Innovations in APJ. This role will report into the Regional Head of Innovation & Cloud Services in APJ. 


  • Successful implementation of SAP innovation GTM strategy which is centered at rapid growth in cloud through BTP adoption in the market and across all geographies/industries in APJ 

  • Collaborate with Customer Success teams to drive synergies for faster BTP adoption in APJ 

  • Act as an ambassador for innovation in internal and external events, partner and customer interactions 

  • Strong sales professional who can articulate the bigger picture of SAP Cloud strategy and the value of SAP BTP in business context 

  • Customer first mindset and experience in delivering business outcome to our customers 

  • Create trusted relationships with strategic customers and partners 

  • Solid understanding of co-innovation engagements and SAP cutting-edge technologies – e.g. BTP - and trends with the ability to cover those topics in public events and customer conversations 

  • Ensure transparency and predictability of the business on all levels. Maintain highest standards of business integrity and compliance 

  • Ensure tracking and realization of the financial targets (bookings, revenue) and other strategic KPIs  


The ideal candidate would have over 10 years of relevant and current experience with SAP services business – preferably in the area of business development and sales of (co)-innovations built on BTP 

  • Experience in platform services/sales – e.g. BTP, CX commerce - and across multiple Industries is required 

  • Passion for technology and applied innovation to address customer business problems 

  • Proven ability to drive successful engagements within the area of responsibility, proficiency in aligning cross-topic objectives and approaches within a matrixed organization 

  • Experience in Pipeline- and Opportunity Management 

  • Solutioning and tactical selling through development of right solution to the right customer with the right outcome 

  • Understanding of key SAP cloud solutions and respective industry business processes 

  • Experience in strategic thinking and conceptual design of complex engagements 

  • Strong stakeholder management & influencing skills 

  • C-Level Communication and Presentation  

  • Results-driven and high-energy, yet focused and disciplined 



We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:295086 | Work Area: Sales | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Industry Innovations Services Solution Advisor (Sales)

Facility:  295086
Posted Date:  Aug 29, 2021
Work Area:  Sales
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Bangalore, IN, 560103

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