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IBM Subscription & Annuity Sales Representative in Bogota, Colombia

Introduction

At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Drives end-to-end Subscription Renewal of products for Select, Strategic and Signature accounts, engaging support, specialty and technical roles where relevant

Collaborate with IBM teams to ensure alignment with client engagement and negotiations

Supports territory strategy and planning and contributes to the account planning process for assigned accounts Leverages a variety of mediums and approaches to engage with existing clients, including digital campaigns and events, outbound calls, and email * Leverages industry expertise to understand client's business and investment priorities

Progresses Subscription Annuity pipeline across the SW portfolio

Opportunity identification for renewal, trade up/upgrade, Reinstatement and expansion

Bring in the right technical resources to maintain renewal rates

Partner with Extended IBM teams including Brand Sales Specialist, SCL, Deal Makers, Client Success Managers for C-level conversations

Responsible for overall execution and closure of software subscription and support

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Understand the customers current license environment (current state) and where customers are going (future state) and be the trusted advisor on licensing requirements/options.

Strong understanding of the Passport Advantage program, IPLA and IBM contractual terms to help clients understand, renew & grow their install base.

Proficient in objection handling , negotiation techniques, pricing and delegation.

Leadership and strong communication skills which is critical to help with teaming internally (CSM's, SCL's, Deal Makers, etc) and externally with Customers and IBM's Partner Ecosystem.

Working knowledge of IBM tools and processes including DSW, SQO, FastPass, partial renewal process, Forecasting & Pipeline management (ISC, RMT) and others

Articulate subscription & support value propositions across the software portfolio

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

As above

About Business UnitIBM has a global presence, operating in more than 175 countries with a broad-based geographic distribution of revenue. The company's Global Markets organization is a strategic sales business unit that manages IBM's global footprint, working closely with dedicated country-based operating units to serve clients locally. These country teams have client relationship managers who lead integrated teams of consultants, solution specialists and delivery professionals to enable clients' growth and innovation. By complementing local expertise with global experience and digital capabilities, IBM builds deep and broad-based client relationships. This local management focus fosters speed in supporting clients, addressing new markets and making investments in emerging opportunities. Additionally, the Global Markets organization serves clients with expertise in their industry as well as through the products and services that IBM and partners supply. IBM is also expanding its reach to new and existing clients through digital marketplaces.

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