NETSCOUT is looking for an Account Manager to work with State & Local Government and Education (SLED) agencies in Sacramento, CA
NETSCOUT Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ-NTCT) is the leading provider of integrated network and application performance management solutions for organizations worldwide. Through the combination of Sniffer and nGenius technologies, NETSCOUT enables customers to maximize the performance and efficiency of applications and content delivered across globally distributed networks. In todays highly complex and rapidly changing IT environments, NETSCOUT's solutions play an essential role, providing the operational intelligence required to assure that critical networked applications and services run efficiently and reliably, meeting or exceeding user expectations, and increasing return on investment from the infrastructure.
Headquartered in Westford, Massachusetts, NETSCOUT has 3,000 employees and offices across the globe. NETSCOUT serves the Global 5000 enterprise community as well as government agencies and telecommunications service providers.
The Sales Account Manager is responsible for achieving sales quota in assigned territory through direct sales to State & Local Government and Education (SLED) customers
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Adhere to company policies and ethical guidelines
Follows a selling process
Responsible for booking business per the company bookings policies and revenue recognition policy
Understand the customers business and how our products impact their business
Develops strong relationships and coaches in the accounts
Develops a pipeline of 4X quota and is constantly prospecting in new or existing accounts
Consistently calls at multiple levels high and wide
Works collaboratively with Sales Engineers to ensure ongoing account technical support.
Follows company strategy and directionEducation Requirements:
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Business Administration or related degreeExperience Requirements:
10+ years of software sales experience
5 + years sales experience in IT Automation or Performance Management solutions preferredSelling Software and Hardware to State & Local Government and Education (SLED) customers
Experience selling network-based solutions similar to Netscout. Could be software, hardware or both. IT Infrastructure sales
Understands complex sales cycle with multiple constituents, POC process etc.
A quantifiable track record of success demonstrated by territory/professional growth
Track record of opening new accounts as well as selling into existing Government customers
An overall understanding of our technology, market, and client profile
Track record of exceptional funnel build and quota achievement
Drive to succeed, established customers and contacts, and territory knowledge
You will need the skill to independently, work with large, complex accounts
Hunter with the ability to source, pursue and close new business