• Channel Sales Lead - Singapore

    Location SG-Singapore
    Posting date 3 days ago(4/16/2018 3:34 AM)
    Job ID
    Alliance or Partner Sales, Field Sales
  • Company Description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    Be responsible for all aspects of growing and nurturing of the partner network and of accelerating sales through partner channels. The Red Hat Sales team is looking for a Channel Sales Lead to join us in Singapore. In this role, you will be the primary business contact for Red Hat partners in the country. You’ll collaborate with partners to help develop pipeline and guide and close deals. As a Channel Sales Lead, you will be in close interaction with internal Red Hat (e.g., Sales, Finance, Operations, Marketing, Technical, etc.) teams to promote close collaboration between partners and drive joint-deal wins. You’ll develop and own the partner strategy and guide the enablement and development of partners in the country.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Define and carry out creative strategies to build relationships and grow the business through the channel
    • Manage and develop close channel partner relationships
    • Promote co-marketing opportunities and programs with partners
    • Meet or exceed planned quarterly and annual targets for channel partners
    • Identify, recruit, and develop new partners
    • Manage internal Red Hat representatives like solutions architects, consultants, and inside sales representatives to support sales and account expansion efforts
    • Provide support to partner sales organizations through training, customer visits, technical and administrative information, demonstrations, or customer price quotes
    • Define and manage the investments required to implement long-term growth initiatives with partner accounts
    • Develop and implement joint business plans to increase revenue on our technologies and ensure partners' engagement

    Required skills

    • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, business, or marketing
    • 8+ years of experience of partner and channel sales management
    • Experience in go-to-market strategy, planning, and implementation
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to build relationships with C-level executives in partner organizations
    • Understanding of infrastructure software and open source technologies is a plus

    Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

    Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.



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