Verizon Smart Communities Business Development Manager in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

What you’ll be doing...

As the Business Development Manager, you will be primarily responsible for the revenue of Verizon Smart Communities (VSC) in the municipal/city/state market within your region/territory. You will create customer propositions and will work closely with your regional and national field sales organization, Government Affairs, Professional Services and others to close VSC sales opportunities and accomplish these objectives. You will also be responsible for the VSC Go To Market strategies for Smart Cities from design through execution, be the primary voice of the customer and will be communicating requirements, feedback, etc. to the product management teams.

  • Establishing Deal Lifecycle Management & Governance across different solutions.

  • Identifying, engaging and closing opportunities for VSC.

  • Supporting the development and implementation of new business opportunities

  • Driving positive customer experience.

  • Enabling sales teams through knowledge transfer and training.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • MBA, with strong technology and analytical skills.

  • Ten or more years of experience in creating, managing, selling and delivering complex solution sales with five or more years of market expertise in selling into municipal/city/state markets.

  • Experience in complex solutions involving cloud, security, professional services, SaaS and HW.

  • Demonstrated financial management skills for forecasting, pricing and margin analysis.

  • Demonstrated presentation and communication skills to address all levels of the City officials including Mayors, CIO, City Department Heads.

  • Ability to create excellent working relationships with diverse teams and job functions throughout the organization.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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