Oracle Retail Field Industry Luminary in Houston, Texas
Overlay sales personnel providing specialist product expertise to the sales force.
Partners with Account, Technology, and Application sales representatives to qualify and close new business on Oracle solutions. Provides specific industry or product expertise to facilitate the closing of deals within sales representatives territory. Interacts with sales team to architect the solution, and develop and execute solution strategies for market. Manages solution opportunities to obtain appropriate and necessary resources for all qualified opportunities. Leads teams in the sales process for establishing market visibility and deal visibility. Presents/demonstrates solution to high level clients and industry conference attendees. May provide training to field sales on industry/solutions. Builds and maintains a network and up to date specific industry or product knowledge.
Subject matter expertise in industry/product space. Knowledge of key industry leaders and management. Knowledge of Oracle competition. Presentation and product demonstration experience. Previous consultative selling experience preferred. Excellent communication, negotiating, and closing skills with prospects and customers. Travel may be needed. BA/BS degree in related field.
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CTO/ Retail Field Industry Luminary
The Oracle Cloud Applications organization has animmediate opening for a CTO / Retail Field Industry Luminary. This new and senior role is positioned totake the Oracle Cloud message into the Retail marketplace, directly to theC-suite like never before.
The advent of Cloud technology has kicked off the 4thIndustrial Revolution . Oracle sunparalleled Cloud offering is fueling Digital, enterprise transformationat many of thelargest brands in world.
Whatare the Luminary s responsibilities?
This person will be shaping Oracle svoice to Retail organizations and Executive audiences. Engage regularly through Sales opportunitiesto ensure that our technical and selling teams capture and communicate the fullvalue of Oracle s products and effectively shape that value in terms thatleaders in the Retail industry recognize and understand.
In addition to building a closerelationship with Field Sellers, it will be the responsibility of this personto partner and participate with key internal Oracle stakeholder groups, such asProduct Marketing, Product Development, and Oracle Consulting to shape ourcompany messages, products, and delivery with a Retail POV that sdifferentiated in the marketplace.
This role should expect travelcommensurate with 50% customer facing time.
RetailLuminary Role Requirements
Executivepresence and presentation skills a must
A standard bearerfor Oracle s Cloud applications; Evangelist
Strongunderstanding of Retail issues, information systems, management issues, andcurrent trends.
Experienced as afacilitator, diplomat, and negotiator/mediator; expresses action-oriented andcreative approaches to information systems issues and problems.
5-plus years ofapplicable experience from a Retail Provider.
A good Luminarycandidate may come from a Retail organization, vendor or consulting firm.
Ability to listeneffectively, respond to sensitive inquiries or complaints, cope with anambiguous or changing environment and have an unfailing sense of humor
Strong planning,organization, critical thinking, decision-making and communication (verbal andwritten) skills.
High degree ofconfidentiality, maturity, tactfulness and business ethics.
Title: Retail Field Industry Luminary
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 18000BAC