Digital Sales and Service Industry Leader, Business Applications-North America

  • Job Reference: 194709009-2
  • Date Posted: 21 November 2020
  • Recruiter: Avanade Inc.
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Digital
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

In a highly visible and North America Leadership role, the Digital Sales and Service Industry Leader-North America acts as a "hands on" pre-sales and industry offering strategy leader to define, implement, and drive strategic initiatives across the Dynamics Platform, with a focus on Sales, Services, Marketing, and Power Apps. You focus on supporting pre-sales for solutions that create business outcomes for our clients, as well as build, leverage, and maintain partnerships with Accenture and Microsoft.Reporting directly to the North America Digital Sales and Services Offering Leader, you have sales and revenue responsibility, providing quality assurance and issue resolution to protect engagement and corporate reputation. You understand and know how to align with "top tier" compliance standards, sighting and raising issues, as appropriate.You demonstrate an innovative and ambitious approach to achieve performance targets and establish Avanade as a leader in Dynamics365 and as a #1 Employer of Choice.Within a Highly Collaborative and Entrepreneurial Environment, You:* Partner across a Global organization with Regional, Advisory, and Client Account Partners, identifying and growing both new and existing opportunities* As a key strategy driver, you partner with the regional leadership and delivery teams and provide end-to-end solution shaping* Partner across our global landscape to determine focus on marquis accounts and premier bids* Provide "hands on" support to each region with their end-to-end solution creation and sales strategy* As the leader of a global function, you build and lead teams with varied strengths of professionals and use this network to recruit the industries top talent* You work with internal business partners to shape forecasting and recruitment strategies, continuously developing plans that align with our firm's goalsRequired Experience:* Experience in roles with growing responsibility within premier professional services/management consulting or technology firms* Passionate about the development and delivery of highly technical services and products* Lead and grow a service offering within a highly matrixed, global organization* With a focus on Cloud Technology Solutions, you've partnered with Fortune 1000 clients to optimize workplace technologies and physical environments, increasing efficiency and collaboration to improve employee experience and operations* Experience delivering complex business technology solutions for client organizations that have contributed directly to, or enabled, improved customer/employee experience, profitability, responsiveness, reputational enhancement, and top talent retention* Minimizing security exposure, ensuring compliance, and maintaining customer trust* Grow an existing or new service offering by double digits, achieving a validated increase in market share* Lead the pursuit of engagements to positive closure, maintaining the relationship through the delivery phase resulting in repeat client business* Exposure to all Microsoft Business Applications Products including, but not limited to, Sales, Customer Service, Field Service, Marketing, Power Apps and Customer Insights* Consulting experience* Create intellectual capital such as white papers, marketing collateral and webinars* BA/BS degree or country equivalent experience* Master's degree strongly preferredEmployment TransparencyAvanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status. The EEO is the Law poster is available here and poster supplement is available here The Pay Transparency Policy is available here Avanade is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to Avanade at (see below) or call (206) 239-5610 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. By using this site, you agree that we can place Cookies on your device. See our Job Applicant Data Privacy Statement and Cookies statement.