MathWorks Sales Operations Business Partner in MA,
Sales Operations Business Partner
US-MA-Natick| Sales | 16094-TREM
Sales Operations Business Partner– The position acts as the primary interface to the EMEA sales region with a secondary responsibility tied to specific global territory selling model initiatives. This individual must work collaboratively with sales leadership, managers and sales reps. The position is expected to raise sales efficiency, sales productivity and process compliance within those regions by means of consulting with the sales force and implementing best practice sales & operational processes. In addition to supporting the EMEA sales force, the position will also include certain responsibilities for specific subject matter areas and related continuous improvement project responsibilities related to major account sales. For those responsibilities the position will directly interface with the Sales Ops management.
Facilitate the annual territory design, planning and quota allocation process with the EMEA sales force in accordance with the policies and tools established
Review attainment trends for segments and regions and reviews results with sales management with insights designed to drive productivity and efficiency in the selling process.
Utilize the centralized resources within Sales Operations to provide answers & solutions for the EMEA region.
Provide the required reporting, analytics & business intelligence to support strategic & tactical initiatives.
Assumes joint responsibility with EMEA sales management for process compliance
Ensures appropriate bookings, pipeline and forecast reports and dashboards are made available to sales & service management. Alerts managers of non-compliance to ensure accuracy and cleanliness.
Drives the forecast review process with the assigned Sales Management leader
Supports the annual compensation plan design and communication to ensure correct plan types are allocated to the sales reps
Enables the sales force so that dashboards, reports, compensation mechanics and initiatives are fully understood
Assists sales and service leadership team with project coordination, lead to revenue, KPI tracking and associated performance management
Supports the effective use of Salesforce.com to measure & improve sales force productivity/compliance
Supports Sales Management team with new employee setup/admin tasks
Consults with the Sales Management to manage periodic sales territory, hierarchy and sales rep changes to ensure appropriate mapping into our sales systems
Attends EMEA sales management meetings on a regular basis to provide updates on relevant Sales Operations initiatives and developments
Leads and supports selected broader Sales Operations initiatives and projects
Provide interface to Marketing and Finance organizations
- A bachelor's degree and 7 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree and 5 years of professional work experience) is required.
7-12+ years of work experience in Sales Operations with significant exposure to sales management teams in a B2B software or technology company
Experience working in the EMEA market
Candidates must be willing to travel up to 10% of the time
Sales Operations competence (forecasting, planning, sales systems, reporting, processes and methodologies, compensation and quota management)
General understanding of Sales and BI Systems and domains relevant to specific processes & practices
Experience with financial modeling and analytical tools such as Excel, SQL databases, etc. Experience using Salesforce.com and analytics tools
Program/project management experience
Ability to conduct sophisticated and creative analysis, yet translate those results to easily digestible insights, messages, communications, and presentations
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, manage conflicting priorities and to complete assignments under aggressive time constraints
Demonstrated ability to be productive with minimal supervision. Must be results oriented and able to move forward without complete information
Ability to work effectively in a matrixed environment with diverse audiences, management levels, cultures, and personalities
Trusted advisor with excellent communication and presentation skills
Strong drive and will to succeed
Flexibility and ability to adjust on the fly to new demands; knows when to demonstrate a sense of urgency
BS/BA required; MBA a plus
Direct Sales experience a plus
Experience working with international teams where English is not their primary language
It’s the chance to collaborate with bright, passionate people. It’s contributing to software products that make a difference in the world. And it’s being part of a company with an incredible commitment to doing the right thing – for each individual, our customers, and the local community.
MathWorks develops MATLAB and Simulink, the leading technical computing software used by engineers and scientists. The company employs 3500 people in 15 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, U.S.A. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.
MathWorks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is availablehere.