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Senior Account Manager - Strategic Startups, Berlin (m/w)

Senior Account Manager - Strategic Startups, Berlin (m/w)

Amazon Web Services Germany GmbH
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Job Description

Would you like to be part of a team focused on increasing adoption of Amazon Web Services (AWS) by developing strategic startups? Do you have the ecosystem insights, business and technical background necessary to help establish AWS as a key technology platform provider? As Account Manager you will have the exciting opportunity to help drive the growth and shape the future of an emerging technology, increase adoption and market segment presence of AWS in strategic startup accounts.

You will be at the heart of latest trends like Artificial Intelligence, Fintech, IoT, Gaming or eCommerce and work with accounts that leverage state-of-the-art technologies on AWS to innovate and disrupt their industries, like Scalable Capital, Auto1, DeliveryHero, Hellofresh, Home24, EyeEm, Freeletics and Tado.

The ideal candidate will possess both an account management and technology background that enables them to drive an engagement at the executive level as well as with software engineers and IT architects. He/she should also be a self-starter with entrepreneurial spirit who is prepared to work in a fast-paced environment, develop and execute against a territory coverage plan and consistently deliver results.

Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Help to drive business growth and expansion in a defined territory.
  • Develop and execute against a territory plan, meet or exceed your quarterly targets.
  • Manage numerous accounts concurrently & strategically.
  • Articulate compelling value propositions around AWS services and Amazon
  • Accelerate customer adoption
  • Work with partners to extend reach & drive adoption.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • Several years of technology related sales, business development, or sales engineering/consulting experience, like in Cloud, SaaS, Analytics, Mobile or eCommerce
  • BA/BS degree required
  • Profound insights into the Startup & eBusiness ecosystem, main market stakeholder and trends
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills in English and German are a must.
  • Used to taking the right decisions in complex and ambiguous scenarios

W├╝nschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • Experience in driving the adoption of new technologies and solutions preferred
  • A technical background in engineering, computer science, or MIS a plus,
  • A few years working with/for tech startups is a plus
  • A few years of inside sales or telesales experience is a plus
  • With extra credit for literacy in IT infrastructure management and/or virtualization technology

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

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