Oracle Software Investment Advisor in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Builds relationships with Oracle customers and drives maximum adoption of software licensing services and objectives.

Acts as the primary interface to assigned Oracle Accounts by providing direction and specialist knowledge in licensing and subscriptions to maximize value creation. Develops constructive Stakeholders relationships, which involve direct interaction with different Oracle line-of-business and Oracle customers.

University degree or equivalent combination of studies and experience. Previous customer facing experience. Experience managing, strengthening and broadening key client relationships. Strong delivery skills and experience of managing multiple projects and/or customers. Proven analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to communicate your findings with impact. Typically 8 to 10 years of professional experience.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Title: Principal Software Investment Advisory

Location: Redwood City, CA or Rocklin, CA or San Jose, CA or Chicago, IL or Boston, MA or New York, NY


Organization*: Software Investment Advisory

The business will focus on developing and executing a consultative

services strategy to help Oracle customers maximize the value from

their Oracle investments. The objectives of the Software Investment

Advisory business will be centered on four key principles:

Proactive Account Management with dedicated alignment

Investment Maximization and helping customers realize the value

of their Oracle assets

Cloud Transformation on Oracle

Providing Consulting Services by the Oracle Experts from Oracle

(3rd Party Compete)


The Role:*

Responsible for delivering in a proactive approach Oracle Software

Investment Advisory s services at our Oracle accounts.

Advises, optimizes and drives adoption on licenses and subscriptions

to align with our Oracle s customers present and future needs:

-Rationalize and maximize the value of our Customer investment

  • Support our Customer to understand their transition of on premise usage to Cloud

Scope

Partners with other Oracle LOB: Sales, KAD, Product Management, Deal Management etc.

Reports to functional manager

Works in assigned Account(s) or territory



Responsibilities

Responsible for taking ownership of a portfolio of strategic Oracle Customers, understanding their specific needs, and presenting appropriate recommendations

Responsible for governance, which involves designing processes, procedures and long term technology road map to maximize value creation in accordance with Software Investment Advisory s objectives

Personally visits high-profile customers on site and provides them with the information and insight they need to take the best decisions about their Oracle product purchase

Provides constructive feedback during customer facing account reviews to ensure continuous services improvement and innovations

Drives strategic discussion with multiple stakeholders at various levels (including C level) and delivers professional presentations and tenders up to Board level

Builds strong relationship internally and externally and acts as a facilitator for the flawless execution of Software Investment Advisory s services

Leads and contributes towards multiple virtual project teams aimed towards improving customer engagement and service enablement

Owns the success of your activity against KPIs such as customer satisfaction, activity outcomes and service delivery timelines

Creates systematic business planning, monitoring and reporting of your activity for assigned area

Operates in line with Oracle s processes/procedures & core values

Supports peers in acquiring experience (e.g. Customer facing situations, new products, new services)

Personal development

Qualification

University degree or equivalent combination of studies and experience in Computer Science

8-10 years experience in a customer facing role in the technology industry: consulting, account management, value engineering or customer success

Competencies

Understanding of IT technical architectures and affinity with trends in enterprise software usage

Experience in managed software environment and subscription license entitlement (e.g. Cloud computing)

ITIL, CSAM, ITAM, CISA, Oracle VM, TOGAF, PMP or Prince2 or other technology-specific certifications preferred

Ability to interpret and understand complex software deployment models (On-premise, Cloud and Hybrid), licensing and business practices and apply them to different scenarios

Experience in large and complex IT environments

Ability to work in a consultative manner with the appropriate level of technical understanding and experience to hold high level discussions and negotiations

Ability to create business cases using software deployment data and financial metrics such ROI, TCO and Payback periods

Ability to work on your own initiative and in many different and challenging environments

Strong communication, presentation, business writing and professional skills, including being able to liaise with both technical/ business & internal/ external contacts

Ability to influence senior stakeholders in order to gain credibility quickly, inspire trust and confidence

Ability to determine client needs with innovative approaches

Logical approach to data analysis

Advanced spreadsheet capability

Fluent in English, other languages dependent on the market /

region

Percentage of travel may be required

Job: *Finance

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Software Investment Advisor

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18000W5P