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By joining our market-leading AMBG Advisory team, you will have the opportunity to support our largest and most strategic clients and projects and help them master their digital transformation journey with Microsoft.
As a Business Applications Market Development Director, you will be responsible for originating pipeline and capturing profitable sales outcomes by leading multiple sales efforts from deal origination, shaping, negotiation, closure, and delivery, using professional sales processes.
You create value for clients by helping shape and sell solutions for customers using Microsoft Dynamics 365, Power Platform and Azure. The MDD will work with Accenture industry and functional teams. This role is positioned within a Europe Market Wide responsibility, and not just aligned to the country in which you’re currently based.
Responsibilities and Skills
Drive the sales process
Originate and close sales to achieve sales and pipeline targets across new and existing channels
Understand and leverage Accenture’s sales best practices, tools, processes, and reporting
Grow a profitable sales pipeline and/or backlog
Build strong, credible relationships with client executives as well as Accenture colleagues
Collaborate with sales colleagues to ensure efficient, effective use of business development resources
Understand Accenture assets, offerings, and methodologies to match to client business needs effectively
Strong business acumen & successful track record in aligning with customers
Good blend of commercial, sales and technical skills combined with a consultative mindset
Extremely strong client relationship building and management skills
Strong, proven experience in originating and shaping deals for enterprise-level customers and clients
Experienced in selling Microsoft Business applications (Dynamics 365, Power Platform, Azure etc.)
Proven record of originating and closing deals of $5m+
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