International Data Group Account Manager - Events in Singapore, Singapore
About IDC :
IDC is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1,100 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide. For 50 years IDC has provided strategic insights to help our clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC’s Insights businesses provide industry-focused advice for IT buyers in the Financial, Government, Health, Retail, Manufacturing and Energy verticals. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research, and events company. You can learn more about IDC by visiting www.idc.com.
This is a regional sales role responsible for growing Events business in Singapore and the rest of AP as well as maintaining our current portfolio.
-Sales bookings achievement in line with monthly, quarterly and annual sales targets
-Responsible for achieving all personal monthly, quarterly and annual sales targets by means of generating and closing new sales and renewal of existing accounts.
-Establishing a sales pipeline that will enable sales targets of existing and new accounts to be met each month.
-Establishing an account plan that establishes a high call rate of client contract that achieves a strong pipeline
-Current and accurate sales database updating
-Develop pre-proposals, proposals based on client requirements
-Solution based sales with IDC clients
-Responsible for ensuring that the customers’ needs are understood within IDC through the development of working relationships with clients and prospects
-Expansion of contacts in existing IDC client organizations
5-6 years external experience with proven consultative sales, preferably experience in high technology (services, software or hardware), with evidence of prior success in Sales.
Ability to prospect and manage C-level and senior level relationships within medium and large organizations
Strong demonstration of intellect, drive, executive presence, and sales acumen
Proven experience building excellent client relationships, offering value added, insightful and strategic insight into their business.
Strong computer proficiency.
Excellent written and oral/presentation skills.
Ability to develop and conduct effective presentations with contract decision makers (c-level)
Ability to develop compelling proposals that adhere to client need; mapped to IDC capabilities
Knowledge of the full life cycle of the sales process from prospecting to close
Language requirements as determined by territory needs
Excellent Communication Skills
Relationship Building capabilities
Engaging with C Level Executives at client organization
Self-Motivated and Ability to work in a Team.
Post End Date: 6/15/2023