Company Description Our Mission At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission: Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are. Disruption is at the core of our technology and on our way of work to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. We’re changing the nature of work from benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks. And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together. Job Description Your Career You will join the exciting and high growth Prisma Cloud business unit positioning the industry’s most comprehensive cloud native security platform, including CSPM (Cloud Security Posture Management), CWP (Cloud Workload Protection) and Cloud Identity etc. Prisma Cloud is the industry’s broadest security and compliance coverage for applications, data, and the entire cloud native technology stack throughout the development lifecycle and across hybrid and multi-cloud environments. In this role, you will be responsible for managing a set of global accounts and driving the sales for our Prisma Cloud solutions. It is expected that you deliver or exceed your sales targets in both new business and renewals for ACV and TCV bookings. The role expects you to define your territory, strategies and then lead local execution and in alignment to company strategies and tactics with its Cloud Provider partnerships including, but not limited to, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Accenture and IBM. Your Impact Expand a set of defined global accounts Achieve ACV sales quotas on a monthly and quarterly basis Track and report on all opportunities, pipeline, and bookings to provide forecast reports to region management Engage with the local Cloud Service Provider (AWS, Azure, and Google) sales programs and joint activities Develop, share and implement standard methodologies and account strategies to increase our sales penetration of Cloud Security into our top accounts Engage with customers to identify and progress opportunities whilst delivering subject matter expertise on Cloud & Cloud Native Security solutions Establish and maintain effective relationships with channel partners Keep up to date knowledge of Cloud Computing, DevOps & Cloud Native technologies as well as the competitive position of the company Conduct consistent training and communications for the sales and channel teams as well as joint engagement within the wider organisation Contribute to the larger Palo Alto Network’s Cloud & Cloud Native strategy by providing regional specific intelligence and reporting Gather “Voice of Customer” and competitive intelligence and share with theatre and global Cloud organisation Qualifications Your Experience 5+ years' experience exceeding sales quota as a Major/Enterprise Account Manager, preferably with global accounts Experience of working for a multinational IT vendor Prior experience of selling cloud or security solutions is an advantage Sales excellence; ability to demonstrate account planning, strategy, qualification and execution Excellent communication skills in German and English including being able to articulate and pitch complex topic Additional Information Our Commitment We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together. Palo Alto Networks is evolving and changing the nature of work to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. From benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks. And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at email@example.com. Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics. Covid-19 Vaccination Information for Palo Alto Networks Jobs Vaccine requirements and disclosure obligations vary by country. 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