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New Sales Manager

IFS Nordics Last application: 2019-08-16

IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with commitment to our customers, has made us a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 3,500 employees supports more than one million users worldwide from a network of local offices and through our growing ecosystem of partners. For more information, visit: IFSworld.com

OUR OFFER

At IFS you will work in a growing, global enterprise software company where informal hierarchies promote simplicity and trust with responsibility. We strive to deepen our expertise by taking on challenging and varying work assignments in a collaborative environment together with committed colleagues. With professionalism and a strong customer focus in everything we do, from Product Development to Sales and Consultancy, we are proud to serve world-class customers all over the globe with our leading products.

 

Do you want to have significant impact and influence on IFS’ opportunities to win new deals? Do you understand the challenges customers are facing in the Manufacturing industry? Are you good at building relations? Are you a winner who is driven and motivated to take overall responsibility and lead account teams into delivering results? Then you might be the one we are looking for!

 

YOUR OPPORTUNITY AND RESPONSIBILITY

Your job will be to establish and build relations to prospects within Manufacturing companies on both a strategic and operative level – interacting with key business stakeholders and decision makers. Your focus is to win new deals and create opportunities for long-term profitable business to IFS. You will be responsible for the new customer for an extended period. Together with Marketing, Pre-Sales and Business Developers you will run sales and marketing activities in order to position IFS and generate leads and you will work with influencers, partners and the broader eco-system in order to position IFS towards prospects and customers. You will continuously work with prospecting in order to maintain the sales pipeline and obtain your budget.

 

TO BE SUCCESFULL 

To be a successful New Sales Manager at IFS your mindset will be the key factor, but to get even further we would like you to: 

  • have at least 5 years relevant solution selling and business development experience towards large companies
  • possess great experience from Manufacturing or other related industries
  • have experience from working in the Nordic market
  • have ERP experience and knowledge
  • have a relevant academic degree at university level or equivalent
  • speak and write fluently in one of the Nordic languages and are able to lead negotiations and sales in English.

 

To succeed in this role, you are also result oriented and must have a strong desire to succeed. You have an ability to lead and motivate others and create confidence and trust. You are an excellent presenter with distinctive communication skills who is comfortable taking strategic discussions at all levels.

 

INFORMATION

The position is based in one of our offices in the Nordics and includes travelling (average of more than 60%), since our customers are spread out across Nordic.

 

For further information, please contact Ann-Kristin Sander, Sales Director, ann-kristin.sander@ifsworld.com or Li Hjelte, HR Business Partner, li.hjelte@ifsworld.com. If you are interested, send your application no later than August 16th.

 

IFS FACT

IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with commitment to our customers, has made us a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 3,500 employees supports more than 10,000 customers worldwide from a network of local offices and through our growing ecosystem of partners. For more information, visit: IFSworld.com