SAP Presales Specialist (f/m) Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany
Requisition ID: 126257
Work Area: Presales
Location: Walldorf /St. Leon Rot, Hamburg, Ratingen, Halbergmoos, Freiberg
Expected Travel: 0 - 60%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T2
Grade Level: S1-26
Hiring Manager: Jamie Mirkovic
Recruiter: Fritz Laurenz Schwarz
As you know, SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.
As THE cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries Run Simple.
We empower people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. Here, you work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’re able to build your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES:
The Presales Specialist possesses advanced knowledge of SAP and partner software solutions and participates in sales cycles as a member of the virtual account team in support of the sales account strategy. A Presales Specialist interacts with prospective customers through discovery conversations, product solution demonstrations, executive presentations and follow-up discussions.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS:
Compose and deliver superior sales presentations covering SAP and partner software solutions to prospective customer audiences. The presentations must articulate the sales message, differentiate SAP, and leave a strong and positive impression to audiences which can include senior company executives.
Prepare and deliver value-based software demonstrations/presentations in support of sales cycles. Preparation includes personalization of materials to ensure delivery of a simple, appealing and compelling customer presentation.
In advance of a demonstration or key presentation, conduct discovery sessions with representatives from the prospective customer in order to build relationships with the customer and understand their unique needs.
Demonstrate deep knowledge of SAP solutions and appropriate industries in order to maintain credibility with prospective customers. Provide proof points with relevant customer stories.
Support RFx completion in support of customer proposals.
Ability to effectively present to customers “remotely” using virtual technologies (SAP Virtual Studio and Adobe Connect).
Provide limited post-sale support to key customers primarily to the project/implementation team to ensure a smooth transition.
Support one-to-many sales and marketing events both on-site and remotely.
Support Design Thinking workshops to promote new and innovative solutions for customers and prospects.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
German and English Fluency Essential
Business level local language: expert
Bachelor equivalent: minimum requirement
Master equivalent: optional
2-3 years of presales experience
2 -5 years of solution specialist (or equivalent customer facing) experience in areas appropriate to the job
Demonstrates 3-4 successful engagements leading small teams on small-mid-sized deals
Extensive knowledge/expertise on end to end processes/solution matching
Experience in sales and sales processes
Excellent presentation and communication skills
The position can be also filled as part time position
SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
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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