Director of Business Models and Pricing

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Director of Business Models and Pricing

Location: Any SAP Office, North America



As the market leader in enterprise application software, SAP is helping companies of all sizes and in all industries run better by redefining ERP. Our end-to-end suite of applications and services enables our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and make a difference worldwide. Our goal is to make organizations and industries more capable of becoming intelligent, sustainable enterprises.

The Business Models and Pricing team plays a critical role in driving long-term business growth by maximizing value-capture across the entire SAP product portfolio, accelerating customers’ transition to the cloud, and unlocking the transformative power of AI. In close partnership with Engineering, Marketing, Finance, and Sales teams, we design Business Models and define Pricing strategies to expand revenue, grow share, accelerate cloud shift, and facilitate cross-sell.



The Director of Business Models and Pricing, reporting to the VP of Business Models and Pricing, is responsible for the following areas:

· Define the pricing, packaging, and licensing strategy for cross-portfolio SAP products and solutions, including security, encryption, data access, and cloud delivery options.

· Innovate pricing approach to motivate customer adoption and usage, not just purchase.

· Continually evaluate, learn, and adjust pricing strategy through a data-driven approach that draws on competitive analysis, market research, sales insights, and financial performance.

· Present, influence, and align executives and the broader organization through cross-functional collaboration.



· 7+ years of experience in pricing/monetization, economics, strategy, and/or licensing in the commercial cloud applications and services space

· Proven experience developing creative solutions to complex business problems.

· Ability to build trusted relationships across a large organization and influence a diverse set of stakeholders.

· Ability to breakdown and navigate complex topics through effective presentation and storytelling to secure alignment.

· Growth mindset and creative problem solver who thrives in an ever-changing environment.

· Exceptional written and verbal communication, particularly with executive audiences

· Undergraduate Degree required; MBA preferred.

· Fluent in English



We build breakthroughs together

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.

We win with inclusion

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.
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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.

Requisition ID: 386698  | Work Area: Marketing  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations:  #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  386698
Posted Date:  Mar 23, 2024
Work Area:  Marketing
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Palo Alto, CA, US, 94304

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