Red Hat Inside Sales Account Representative - Italy in Rome, Italy

Company Description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Sales team is looking for an Inside Sales Account Representative to join us in Rome, Italy. In this role, you will partner with field sales professionals to uncover new sales opportunities within an assigned customer portfolio. You'll manage forecasts on a quarterly basis and track customer data. This is a great opportunity to work collaboratively with internal and external partners to improve business and create solutions that serve both Red Hat and our customers.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Sell Red Hat's comprehensive enterprise solutions

  • Provide sales support to 2-3 field sales professionals

  • Manage forecasts, close deals, and track customer data using company-standard customer relationship management (CRM) tools

  • Grow existing business relationships and acquire new business

  • Meet assigned sales quotas

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, marketing, or a technical discipline is a plus

  • Prior successful quota-carrying sales experience in software or high-tech offerings and services

  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail

  • Experience using CRM tools like Salesforce.com (SFDC)

  • Located within commuting distance of Rome

  • Fluent in English and Italian

  • Passionate about new technologies, familiarity with open source a plus

  • Knowledge of Public sector vertical is an advantage

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.

Job ID 61564

Category Inside Sales