Key Accounts Director (f/m/d) Large Enterprise Accounts: Utilities / Energy Industry
Zürich-Flughafen, Zuri, CH
vor 3 Std.

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Key Accounts Director (f / m / d) Large Enterprise Accounts : Utilities / Energy Industry


Our purpose is to help our customers run better and improve people’s lives. In our team, we carry this purpose very close to our heart, because our customers are the cities and cantons of Switzerland, the hospitals Swiss citizens turn to when they need care, the energy providers every household needs and Higher Education organizations that help Switzerland to educate future generations.

As an Key Accounts Executive in our team, you support the large utilities companies and energy providers of Switzerland.

The Key Accounts Executive’s primary responsibilities include prospecting, qualifying, selling and closing new business to existing Key Customers in the utilities industry in German-speaking Switzerland.

The Key Accounts Executive brings a Point of View to the Customer engagement; uses all resources to solve customer problems with appropriate SAP solutions.


  • Professional and best in class Demand Generation, Pipeline and Opportunity Management within a growth market focusing on Cloud revenue.
  • Account and Customer Relationship Management, Sales and Software License, and Cloud Subscription Revenue.
  • Achieve / exceed annual quota and revenue targets for Cloud solutions
  • Sales strategies The Key Accounts Executive develops practical and specific account plans to ensure revenue target delivery and sustainable growth.
  • Develop relationships with new and existing customers and leverage them to drive strategy through the organization.
  • As Trusted Advisor, you will establish strong relationships based on knowledge of customer requirements and commitment to value (counsel and expertise, solutions, and implementation expertise).
  • You will build a foundation on which to harvest future business opportunities and accurate account information and coaching.

  • Customer Acumen - Actively understand each customer’s technology footprint, judicious growth plans, technology strategy, and competitive landscape.
  • Review public information (e.g. new executive appointments, earnings statements, press releases) for the company and its competitors to remain updated on key industry trends and issues impacting the prospect.
  • Territory and Account Leadership - Lead designated Key Account territory, including accounts, account relationships, prospect profiling, and sales cycles.
  • Encourage all accounts to become SAP references.

  • Business Planning Develop and deliver a comprehensive business plan to address customer and prospects' priorities and pain points.
  • Utilize value engineering, benchmarking, and ROI data to support the customer’s decision process.


  • 8+ years of experience in selling complex business software / IT solutions, deep specified industry / domain expertise.
  • Proven track records in business application software sales for Cloud / SaaS solutions.
  • Work experience in relevant industry or line of business roles.
  • Knowhow and experience within the Utilities / Energy industry a plus.
  • Several years of Key Account Management experience / leading account teams.
  • Knowledge of SAPs Service and Support offerings a plus.
  • Experience in the lead role of a team selling environment.
  • In a fast-paced, consultative, and competitive market, you have demonstrated success with large transactions and lengthy sales campaigns.

  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills in German and English, both written and spoken, is a must.
  • Minimum a bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in every environment, including informing and presenting to CxO level.
  • Knowledge of financial, regulatory environment.
  • Judicious thinker with high degree of creativity and innovation.
  • Zurich
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    Requisition ID : 323038 Work Area : Sales Expected Travel : 0 - 50% Career Status : Professional Employment Type : Regular Full Time Additional Locations :

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