Accenture Communications, Media & Technology – Deal Execution Manager to Senior Manager in AUSTRALIA, Australia
Title: Communications, Media & Technology – Deal Execution Manager to Senior Manager Location: Australia-Australia Job Number: 00479605
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People in our Sales career track grow pipeline and sales by supporting, managing or leading the origination and/or closing of sales opportunities in a specific area or across a range of Accenture offerings. They progress by deepening sales skills and/or developing new related skills, growing into more complex sales roles, laterally, upward, or in their current role.
The Deal Execution Manager to Senior Manager contributes to profitable sales growth by achieving high deal quality focused on complex deal shaping, negotiation or bid management, often within both defined market and emerging markets.
You will play a pivotal role as bid manager, deal shaper and negotiator ensuring we have clear and compelling Value Propositions, Win Themes and Close Plans. You will bid manage qualified opportunities to closure, generally moving deals from Stage 1 to 2 to 3 and Closure.
Create sales campaign strategy with strong focus on value proposition, develop compelling, and compliant win strategies and proposals
Bring structure, process, content, leadership and focus to Capture/Win in a matrix environment
Deal orchestration and ensure deal compliance with internal controls and review criteria
Apply Accenture’s sales process and sales campaign management methodology to a sales opportunity after qualification
Manage interface with sales lead(s), legal, finance, contracting, human resources, recruiting, marketing, and other internal organizations
Engage directly on all major opportunities to conduct or oversee product or offering positioning, key contracting terms/conditions, deal shaping and financial structuring, including pricing strategies and/or performance-based contracting elements
Perform sensitivity analysis to maximize financial returns while minimizing risk, including competitive pricing analysis
Lead business negotiation for Accenture’s most complex deals, as defined by scope, size, and the nature of the issues
Advise executive leadership on current negotiation trends and behaviours within Accenture and the broader market
Meet with clients to help shape the deal/requirements and/or negotiate terms as appropriate
Provide thought leadership on financial deal shaping, including acquisition strategies, contract structure, pricing strategies and incentive plans
Sales Process Mastery: TASP, QSA, Close Plans, Deal Power Maps
Experience, Attributes and Qualifications
Minimum of 5 years selling professional services, consulting and outsourcing deals in a senior solutions, sales management and/or bid management capacity
Experience across Communications/Telecommunication, Media & Technology industry sectors
Strong knowledge of contract commercial constructs and key legal terms
Demonstrate deep content, industry and business acumen within area of sales
Experience building relationships with and selling to C-level executive clients
Successful proven track record against multiple million dollar sales target
Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
Excellent commercial, financial and business acumen
Effective negotiation, influencing and persuasion skills
Flexibility to travel
Minimum of a Bachelors Degree
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