SAP Business Development Manager - Business Analytics Job in Brussels, Belgium

Requisition ID: 115937

Work Area: Sales

Expected Travel: 0 - 50%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.


The portfolio of SAP’s Analytics Solutions contains a broad set of products for Business Intelligence, Advanced & Predictive Analytics, Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Governance, Risk and Compliance Management (GRC), Office of the CFO. The role requires an experienced sales person who can achieve their overall revenue goal, is responsible to pro-actively identify and qualify opportunities, develop and drive strategy. We would welcome an open-minded, independent and hands-on individual able to drive the opportunities and take ownership of the whole process. Whether you are a “farming hunter” or a “hunting farmer” type, who finds the relationship-building aspect of the job as crucially important – this role may be a good match for you..


  • Creating and nurturing executive relationships on their own while positioning the SAP executive team. Understanding of the revenue plan, meeting sales revenue targets while maintaining high level of customer satisfaction

  • Generate compelling business strategies/plans in collaboration with key lines of business and pursue innovative opportunities. Develop and lead in sourcing, managing and closing new business opportunities

  • Works with the Sales Manager and team to develop and execute programs to drive pipeline & close deals

  • Works with the Regional VAT to educate target accounts on the solution set and conducts account planning for strategic deals

  • Works to uncover and runs sales cycles based on opportunities as directed by the Regional Sales Lead

  • Works with VAT team on sales campaigns

  • Leads efforts to establish, develop, and expand market share and revenue attainment 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


  • Ideally 10 years of Enterprise Software Industry Experience, especially in the Analytics related applications space

  • Experience with at least two areas of the BA portfolio: Business Intelligence, Advanced & Predictive Analytics, Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Governance, Risk and Compliance Management (GRC), Office of the CFO.

  • Proven track record of direct solution selling enterprise software to large enterprise accounts

  • Experience driving and supporting complex sales cycles

  • Work experience that includes time spent in a business development function is an advantage


  • University degree - preferably MA / MBA

  • Successful track record in business development programs

  • Strong executive communications skills

  • Ability to quickly understand new technologies and translate to market potential

  • Thorough knowledge of and ability to partner with all internal and external stakeholders for customer success

  • Strong Business Development and Program Management Skills

  • English, Dutch and French language proficiency mandatory

  • Ability to travel in the given region (BeLux, Sweden)


To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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