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Named Account Manager IV

Date:  Jan 7, 2021

Morristown, NJ, US

Requisition ID:  28772

About Avaya

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About the Opportunity

Named Account Manager to support Global Enterprise customers in the NY/NJ region. 

Quota bearing sales leader guiding a team of dedicated engineering and professional services resourses in support of these customers.



About the Responsibilities

Maintains full accountability for assigned accounts and serve as customers trusted advisor and advocate, maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction and protecting the interests of both the customer and Avaya.  

Maximizes opportunities by driving the customer planning process, leading virtual account teams in building strategies that deliver balanced growth, continued account penetration, and customer satisfaction, and developing forecasts based on short and longer term growth.  

Maintains long term strategic partnerships at the executive level by ensuring that key executives clearly understand how Avaya solutions meet their business needs.  

Serves as key client contact for all customers and introduces specialists and/or Partners based on strategic sales activities. 

 Conducts short and long term strategic account planning to enhance the quality of the sales pipeline, accelerate and maximize revenue generation and, as a trusted advisor, improve the customer buying experience.   

About the Requirements

    Extensive overall sales experience  

  • 5yrs+’ experience in technology sales 

  • Ability to travel  



  • Personal engagement in large-scale projects  

  • Personal contacts with management of key customers 

  • Highly motivated in developing a career in Avaya  

  • Proven references on successful accomplishments from previous jobs  

  • Crisis-management skills  

  • Winning and positive attitude 


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
Master Degree is preferred


Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. You may also review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/privacy/policy/) and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/info-applicants.pdf).

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