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RedHat Business Development Manager, Training - SI in Madrid, Spain

Job summary

The Red Hat Training team is looking for a Business Development Manager focused on original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and service integrator (SI) partners and join us in Madrid, Spain. In this role, you will promote training bookings and revenue quotas within a specific territory, and be accountable for managing forecasts, providing quotes, closing deals, and tracking data through (SFDC). You'll be responsible for growing existing business relationships and acquiring new business while working with colleagues from corporate sales to grow the business in your specific territory. As a Business Development Manager, you will also have a shared responsibility of working on existing accounts with key account managers and regional service managers, as well as identifying net new business. You will focus on a percentage growth within the entire Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region. This is an opportunity for you to join a high-growth, award-winning, and innovative team within Red Hat that guides significant financial contribution while increasing customer retention.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Sell training solutions and services into all our OEM and SI partners in EMEA countries using all available promos, specials, and bundles to achieve the highest possible revenue and bookings

  • Identify, develop, and implement corporate training plans for key accounts

  • Support existing and new IT transformation projects

  • Upsell courses and certifications to existing customer base, e.g., selling the next course in a curriculum to former course participants

  • Identify and generate new on-site training from skills assessment leads and existing customer base

  • Actively promote last minute or courses at risk seats to reduce the number of cancelled courses

  • Arrange follow-up calls on active training campaigns in the region

  • Identify subscription opportunities in SFDC that don't have training included, and attempt to add training units to it

  • Develop and refine the training selling best practices

  • Send proposals and quotes of specific solutions to gain new customers and upsell existing accounts

  • Answer sales queries by phone and email, and process leads in accordance with Red Hat's service level agreements

Required skills

  • 3+ years of sales experience selling training services or professional services, with a proven record of achievement

  • Understanding of solutions selling methodologies as well as services-led selling and project selling

  • Great interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage management decision-makers and inspire at any level

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

  • Motivated, with engaged approach in generating new business

  • High attention to detail and good organizational skills, as well as the ability to remain consistent with processes and daily tasks

  • Ability to work with many sales channels and sales teams

  • Knowledge of and experience with SFDC is a plus

  • Excellent English language skills; knowledge of additional languages is a plus

About Red Hat

Red Hat ( is the world’s leading provider of enterpriseopen source ( software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.

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Location Madrid

Posting date 1 week ago (4/8/2021 7:48 AM)

Job ID 86062

Category Business Development, Consulting