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Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

At Verizon we create the networks that move the world forward. In Australia, we are hiring for an Enterprise Client Partner to join our Acquisition Sales Team. This team is all about winning new business in the network and security space.

About You: You are a sales professional - a hunter with an exceptional track record of sustained success in consultative selling to win complex end to end technology solutions with globally recognized brands. As a trusted adviser, you will add value for our customers by listening and solving their business challenges. You work collaboratively and are not afraid of taking charge to ensure the right outcome is achieved. You will bring focus, energy, enthusiasm, resilience and belief in the ability of you and your presales support to succeed by being the best.

About Verizon: Verizon is one of the world’s leading brands. We believe in the power of people and technology to solve almost anything. Verizon Business Group supports enterprise and government customers globally. In Australian, Verizon is independently recognized as a leading provider of managed security services which complements our strengths in managed networks and private 5G. Global leadership. Local expertise.

The Opportunity: This role is key to supporting Verizon’s sustained growth in ANZ. In order to accelerate that growth, we have established a separate team focused on winning new business to Verizon. The team targets both enterprise and government accounts. You will be responsible for the development and implementation of a sales plan to win new business. The focus is on acquisition of new customers to maximize revenue growth, minimize cost and create a profitable and sustainable business. You will take responsibility for positioning Verizon as an added value service provider to multinational corporate customers across Australia, primary targets of which are financial service institutions, critical infrastructure operators, general trading companies and manufacturing companies, whilst ensuring that targets are achieved or exceeded.

  • Understanding and evaluating industry, business and customer trends to build strategic plans that drive sales.
  • Developing deep relationships with your customers while getting to know their businesses, markets, and the challenges they face.
  • Crafting creative solutions to help customers realize their goals.
  • Selling services and data center solutions to help our customers connect better and become more efficient.
  • Developing winning outcomes for both us and our customers.
  • Demonstrating value so that customers choose our solution.
  • Growing our business while making customers happy.

Where you’ll be working:

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • A degree of four or more years relevant working experience
  • Six or more years relevant working experience in Enterprise Sales
  • Significant enterprise solution sales experience, sales leadership and demonstrated ability to deliver business growth in a sustainable and profitable way.
  • Experience and knowledge of Technology Solutions packaging - Managed Network/ Security /Cloud services
  • A history of success in winning new business and exceeding targets
  • Proven ability to open doors and build strong relationships across enterprise accounts
  • Demonstrated experience of being effective in a global business with a highly matrixed environment.
  • Strong connections with local and global enterprise and/or state government customers and considered as a trusted business advisor.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Experience consulting with CXO level executives within the customer base.
  • Good judgment on when to invest in an opportunity and when to walk away.
  • Experience of driving change by working with stakeholders across the business.
  • The ability to qualify for security clearance from the Australian government.

What we offer:

  • No. 1 employer for diversity
  • Leading employer – Gallup
  • Leader in Green Bonds and committed to reducing our carbon footprint by 50% by 2035
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Great people
  • Great opportunities to build your career here in Australia and around the world
  • Market leading salary and benefits

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.

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