Solution Sales Acceleration Regional Manager (f/m/d) Integrated Planning

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The collaborative enterprise planning market is evolving from enterprise performance management (EPM) to extended Planning & Analysis (xP&A), and is expected to grow to €35B by 2025. SAP leads the xP&A market with solutions that provide a holistic real-time view of strategic and operational planning for our customers worldwide. The planning opportunity includes Financial, Marketing, Sales, HR, Production, Supply Chain, Customer Service, and traditional Enterprise Performance Management (EPM). 


Extended Planning & Analytics is one of the fastest growing Cloud business areas at SAP and is critical part of the Business Technology Platform (BTP). We are seeking a strategic thinker and manager (f/m/d) who will lead the combined Middle and Eastern Europe (MEE) and EMEA North team as well as drive a holistic planning sales motion across multiple solution areas. The successful candidate will lead the regional solution incubation sales organization to build the market for SAP Planning, drive pipeline, win net new customers, drive thought leadership in the planning space and create customer references. 
The EMEA-North & MEE manager will be part of the Regional Business Technology Platform (BTP) Leadership Team, working very closely with the regional Heads of BTP Customer Success to build the market for Planning in the region.
Responsibilities include also the following:

  • Execute strategy for the Solution Incubation team, to ensure growth in EMEA-North & MEE  
  • Lead a dedicated XP&A regional team with a “hunter” mindset, Value Selling in the Planning market to support our vision of LACE (Land, Adopt, Consume and Expand)
  • Build a strong network of executive relationships with key customers and partners   
  • Provide thought leadership in discussing and communicating the strategy for Planning 
  • Develop a strong, collaborative internal network with the EMEA-North & MEE Line-of-business and BTP leadership teams to effectively drive the Planning business 
  • Design and execute Planning GTM to drive pipeline progression & quality through systematic sales initiatives 
  • Provide coaching and account strategy support to develop expansion opportunities for Planning from our existing customer base and land new target accounts
  • Provide reporting and clear visibility on regional sales and revenue performance for Planning




  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • Several years working experience, with experience in pure cloud sales with a strong focus on driving net new business and driving growth via footprint expansion 
  • Must have general familiarity with consultative selling methodologies 
  • Prior experience in selling Planning, with strong expertise selling to the Office of the CFO, Supply Chain Management and Enterprise-wide planning 
  • Proven track record of functional leading successful SaaS sales teams 
  • Deep understanding of the Planning ecosystem, industry, and key players
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to lead and manage in a constantly changing and evolving work environment
  • Fluent German and English language skills


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Requisition ID: 339337  | Work Area: Sales  | Expected Travel: 0 - 50%  | Career Status: Management  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  339337
Posted Date:  Jun 26, 2022
Work Area:  Sales
Career Status:  Management
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 50%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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