The Channel Account Manager (CAM) will build and promote the company’s position as the worldwide leader in Unified Threat Management, specifically through the partner community within the assigned territory.
Must be a key contributor to the revenue growth of the region, and manage to the company growth targets.
Accountable for managing all reseller partnerships at Bronze and Silver levels within the guidelines of Fortinet’s channel programs within the geographic territory, spearheading new business development with assigned channel partners.
Establish productive, professional relationships with key personnel in assigned Silver and Gold level partner accounts
Build a plan for partner enablement and training in assigned territory for key partners
Coordinates the involvement of company personnel, including support, service and management resources in order to meet partner performance objectives and partner’s expectations
Assume full responsibility for accurate sales forecasting by demonstrating an in-depth knowledge of sales cycle and update SalesForce accordingly
Meet and exceed sales quotas and revenue goals
Proactively leads a joint partner planning process that develops mutual performance objectives, critical milestones (e.
g. training certification) in conjunction with Distribution resources (sales, support, etc)
Ability to work in a high volume low-end and mid-market sector
Manages potential channel conflict by fostering excellent communication internally and externally and through strict adherence to Fortinet’s channel program guidelines
Drives sales of new technology adoption in assigned territory
Proactively recruits new qualifying partners
Reporting to the Japan Channel Director
7+ years channel sales and territory management in networking or security sectors
Experience building business and marketing plans with partners
Experience with the Distribution channel model
Experience in sales forecasting, opportunity identification and drive to close
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and able to speak English fluently
Excellent presentation skills
Candidate must thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
Competitive, self-starter, team player
Fortinet is an Equal Opportunity employer.
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