SAP Solution Sales Executive ISM (m/f/d)

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Solution Sales Executive

As a Solution Sales Executive, you will be responsible for acquiring new strategic enterprise accounts and expanding those acquired accounts in an assigned geographic territory in MEE together with the SAP Account Management teams. Sales Representatives are also responsible for working with our co-seller partners in support of joint sales efforts. We are looking for an experienced, enterprise sales representative who is comfortable selling a SaaS solution. We want someone who has a successful track record managing  complex sales cycles which requires gaining consensus across multiple stakeholders. The ideal candidate has a strong SAP sales network specific industry knowhow and experience selling Vendor Management Systems, MSP Services, or has a background selling Procurement and/or Human Capital Management Solutions.


Expectations and Tasks:

  • Opportunity development in an assigned group of enterprise accounts
  • Selling the "intelligent spend" portfolio (Ariba, Fieldglass)
  • Works with the Regional VAT to educate target accounts on the solution set and conducts account planning for strategic deals
  • Works to uncover and run sales cycles based opportunities as directed by the Regional Sales Lead
  • Leads efforts to establish, develop, and expand market share for Ariba and Fieldglass solutions within named accounts
  • Works to attain various sales objectives related to securing new business opportunities within named customers
  • Develops sales best practices securing repeatable and expansive opportunities across named accounts
  • Initiate contact and establish interest with key decision makers and develop influence map
  • Develops strategic sales plans for Ariba and Fieldglass opportunities and communicate plan with Sales Management & Sales Engineer
  • Maintain relationships with co-selling partners (Managed Service Providers)



  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • At least 5+ years of professional sales experience, with SAP Account Management, SaaS solutions,  VMS, Procurement or Human Capital Management (for T3)
  • At least 3+ years of professional sales experience, with SAP Account Management, SaaS solutions,  VMS, Procurement or Human Capital Management (for T2)
  • Professional, self-starter with strong work ethic and ability to work independently
  • Ability to sell the intelligent spend story
  • Ability to achieve individual as well as team goals that will require working as a team in a complex sales cycle, as well as demonstrate the ability to communicate solutions
  • Display high levels of energy and drive, thrive under pressure with strong business acumen.
  • Strong process orientation and excellent verbal and written communication skills in German (min. C1 level) and English
  • Possess a professional, persuasive manner, and strive to innovate in your client interactions
  • Understanding of end to end total spend processes


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Requisition ID: 341493  | Work Area: Sales  | Expected Travel: 0 - 30%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  341493
Posted Date:  Jun 16, 2022
Work Area:  Sales
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 30%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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