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Channel Account Manager, Americas (West & Central Regions)

Sales - Remote - Central or Western US

DataCore Software is a profitable, global software company that helps more than 10,000 customers worldwide modernize how they store, protect, and access data. The company delivers the industry’s most flexible, intelligent, and powerful software-defined storage (SDS) solutions. 

The DataCore ONE™ vision unifies the often-disparate storage industry across block, file, object and container-attached storage with a single solution.  DataCore’s comprehensive product suite, intellectual property portfolio, and its unrivaled experience in storage virtualization and advanced data services, position it as the authority on software-defined storage. Organizations ranging from hospitals and health systems, media and entertainment providers, educational institutions, government agencies and more trust DataCore’s solutions to improve performance, reduce costs, and provide high availability.

DataCore’s world-class customer service and support been recognized with several prestigious awards and boasts a 71% net promotor score (NPS), far surpassing the industry average of 30%. 

Corporate headquarters are out of a state-of-the-art facility in sunny Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, with offices in Austin, Munich, London, Paris, Milan, Sofia, Tokyo, and Taipei with a technical center of excellence in Bangalore, India.

Channel Account Manager

Reporting directly to the Vice President – Americas Sales, this is a fantastic opportunity for the Channel Account Manager to generate, cultivate, and expand opportunities for long-term growth through identifying and building strong relationships with resellers in the Americas market. We are looking for a motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment and understands the effectiveness of business development opportunities for a sales organization.


Duties:

  • Identify and qualify resellers in the Americas region with a focus on new customer acquisition and profitable growth
  • Independently manage meetings with identified partners
  • Present on DataCore products and the company’s value proposition
  • Analyze the region or vertical market and identify alternative ways to attract resellers
  • Participate in reseller and distributor trade fairs and marketing events
  • Manage all Gold Reseller Back-End Rebate Quarterly Business Plans
  • Ensure that the distributors are fully trained and knowledgeable to effectively sell DataCore’s products
  • Work with the distributors to establish yearly business plans and quarterly sales goals for DataCore products and services
  • Monitor the performance of all distributors and focus partners against their goals and work with each to improve their performance
  • Manage the day-to-day problem solving for all resellers and distributors
  • Develop and implement strategic initiatives with the resellers and distributors that align with DataCore’s vision

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Exceptional track record in a sales organization that works primarily with resellers and distributors
  • Ability to plan and manage at both strategic and operational levels
  • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues in a matrix environment
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills across cultures
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • A mission-driven, team player approach and a desire to make an impact and difference
  • Demonstrable drive, determination, self-motivation, and action orientation needed to be successful in working with short deadlines
  • The maturity, judgement, and self-confidence to operate effectively with a high level of independence
  • The highest level of integrity and high ethical standards

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent alternative education, skills, and/or practical experience is required
  • 5-8 years’ experience working in a Channel Sales environment
  • 2-5 years Field Sales experience in the Enterprise IT industry
  • Experience working in the Software industry preferred
  • Hunting sales mentality and passionate about setting and achieving goals
  • Hands on experience with Salesforce (preferred) or other CRM systems
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation and organizational skills
  • Empathy and project management skills
  • Structured thinking as well as independent work and teamwork are key strengths
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Open, positive attitude, interested in Technology and how it shapes the future world

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle, or feel objects, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear. 

DataCore Software is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

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