Microsoft Corporation Industry Sales Manager in Dallas, Texas
Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Our culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. Growth mindset encourages each of us to lean in and learn what matters most to our customers, to create the foundational knowledge that enables us to make customer-first decisions in everything we do. In doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions of lives around the world.
You can help us achieve our mission.
Are you insatiably curious? Do you embrace uncertainty, take risks, and learn quickly from your mistakes? Do you collaborate well with others, knowing that better solutions come from working together? Are you motivated every day to empower others to do their best work? The MSUS National Solutions Organization (NSO) is the team to join.
The Industry Sales Manager is a senior leader within the MSUS, reporting to the National Solutions Organization (NSO) Industry General Manager The Industry Sales Manager will lead a team of high performing Industry Executives responsible in developing industry strategy, identifying industry priorities and sales motions to accelerate market share across the United States.
Develop, orchestrate and drive execution of the Industry Strategy for MSUS, working closely with Field Leaders, Worldwide Commercial Business (WCB), Worldwide Public Sector (WWPS), MSUS Customer Marketing (CMO), Marketing & Operations, Chief Digital Office, (CDO) and other groups.
Collaborate and lead a group of stakeholders across the above teams to identify industry priorities, based on US market trends and opportunities.
Enrich and evolve our people and capabilities. Attract, grow and retain talent base as #1 organizational asset. Foster and enrich a healthy work environment and ensure line of sight on Microsoft strategies for all employees.
Maintain a pipeline of top talent and continuously develop high potential talent within the team. Promote hiring best practices which optimize for diversity.
Develop network of strong relationships with key search and media industry influencers, customers and partners. Develop and maintain a high-level understanding of the priority industry and trends affecting or influencing the marketplace.
Execute on strategies which will drive significant joint revenue opportunity.
The individual in this role will bring strong business experience, strategic thinking, customer obsession, a passion for innovation and best-practice sharing, all while showing they can deliver exceptional results over time.
7+ years of relevant sales and business experience including interactions with senior executives
5+ years people management experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred
Proven track record of exceptional performance, measured against revenue, customer satisfaction, and organizational health metrics
Demonstrated capability to manage and coach high performing sales and/or partner and service in market or virtually.
Relentless focus on the customer experience and driving accountability for execution.
Flexibility to accommodate change and thrive amid ambiguity
Exceptional written and verbal communication and presentation skills, ability to scale across all levels of an organization
Location: Anywhere US (relocation not available); Travel up to 50% once safe again
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