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Account Director, EMEA Regional Sales

  60 london wall, London

Overview

Your role

The purpose of this role is to provide a commercial, EMEA point of contact for a named (set of) Global customer(s) in order to leverage a uniform approach to the selling of products and services to end-customers and ongoing account relationship management. You will be also responsible for liaising with colleagues in International, Marketing and multiple Country Teams to ensure full support for a complete go to market sales effort aligned to agreed key areas of opportunity within the international sales strategy. This Account Director role will focus primarily on opening up new regional opportunities via existing Hyperscale accounts. Preferred location: London.

In this role, you report into our VP Global Account Sales, based in the US.

What you’ll need

  • Educated to Bachelors/Masters Level
  • 8+ years relevant sales experience
  • Winning large, complex international deals as well as SME type of deals
  • Working with fast growing start-ups & USA headquartered organizations
  • Experience in International IT / data center / telco / network industry
  • Excellent organizational, financial, communication and time management skills
  • Fluent in English, both in writing and orally.
  • Demonstrable and solid understanding of direct and indirect sales and the Data Center industry
  • Understanding of the USA and European market, geographies, culture and dynamics
  • Proven ability to articulate clear value propositions and negotiate complex agreements in multinational settings
  • Ability and willingness to travel (initial focus on USA)
  • Travels with an average of 2.5 days per week (sometimes 1-2 weeks from home)
  • Experience of selling globally

A bit about our Sales team

Our Sales team is at the sharp end of our business, securing new customers from network and cloud service providers through to all kinds of major global and regional enterprises and local businesses. We help identify the objectives of our customers and enable them to succeed by combining our strategic knowledge of the industry, technical knowledge of our global data center platform, PlatformDIGITAL®, with our ability to develop strong partnerships.

A bit about us

Interxion: A Digital Realty Company, is a leading provider of carrier- and cloudneutral data centre services across EMEA. With more than 700 connectivity providers in over 100 data centres across 13 European countries, we are at the heart of the internet – powering finance, communication, healthcare, creativity, entertainment, life. As part of Digital Realty, our customers now have access to 49 metros across six continents. We’ve 2,800+ colleagues around the world who work together, come up with life-changing solutions and create connections that matter every day.

What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers. Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us. This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future. #LI-DK1

Want to know more about this position?

Get in touch with:

Daphne Koning -Olde Dubbelink

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