Samsung Mobile Business Development Manager I in California

General Description

If you have ambitions to be a part of building a Best in Class organization, the Samsung Business Group is the place to be. Samsung Business offers a combination of enterprise offerings across our product portfolio. We continue to grow our Enterprise portfolio by providing the most innovative offerings in the market, and our dedication to Market Disruption makes this the destination company for the world’s top talent. The dynamic culture at Samsung offers both great challenge and great reward. If you want to work among the very best talent in the industry, working on the most innovative products in the world, Samsung is the clear choice. Develops, manages and regularly measures progress against account strategies and plans. Develops new strategies and customer engagement plans. Reports key activities regarding sales, competitive position and customer issues. Develops Customer relationship at all levels of the customer organization. Provides excellent customer service, develops positive customer sales relationships. Takes proactive initiative to improve customer satisfaction. Identifies new sales opportunities/channels and openly shares business development information and opportunities with other account team members. Responsible for routine or standard technical problems and responds to standard requests from internal and external customers. Makes decisions within guidelines and policies. Responsible for driving sales team projects such as program launches, process improvements, budget/contract processes and ROI requirements. The role will also contribute to cross-functional business development teams to ensure successful program delivery. Responsibilities also include the establishment of effective working relationships with SEA account teams, marketing, field sales team, and finance in order to drive program completion and launch schedule. The primary function is to help drive demand for sales teams. Bachelor's Degree with 6-10 years of directly related experience is required. MBA preferred with 6-9 years of business development experience. In depth knowledge of wireless infrastructure equipment and standards Ability to quickly identify new opportunities within wireless product technologies. Self-directed contributor with ability to lead other resources in a matrix organization. Must be able to write, read, analyze, interpret, present and explain technical product and development materials. Must have experience with Microsoft Standard Office Suite and extensive use of presentation software within a Windows/NT LAN/WAN network environment. Work is generally performed in an office environment. Operate a computer keyboard and view a video display terminal between 50% - 95% of work time, including prolonged periods of time. Requires considerable (90%+) work utilizing high visual acuity/detail, numeric/character distinction, and moderate hand/finger dexterity. The movement and transportation of equipment, most of the time is under 25 pounds. Performs work under time schedules and stress which are normally periodic or cyclical, including time sensitive deadlines, intellectual challenge, some language barriers, and project management deadlines. Machines, tools, equipment, and work aids include printers, copiers, faxes, and other equipment commonly associated with an office work area. May require working additional hours beyond normal schedule. Travel varies depending on position. Consistently demonstrates a commitment to policies and procedures, including but not limited to, attendance, confidentiality, conflict of interest, and ethical responsibilities.

Necessary Skills / Attributes

Demonstrated ability to interact at all levels within customers organization and also within Samsungs organization. The ability to negotiate with and convince others, in a potentially adversarial environment, including customer leadership team, VPs, directors & managers, staff, and vendors with opposing views to accept/approve plans, technical and project recommendations. The ability to independently plan, organize and prioritize multiple projects, sales and simultaneous performance objectives. Ability to make professional sales and business presentations in writing, through email, reports, or orally, including complex business and technical matters to an audience of high technical skills, management and operational experience. The ability to develop specific sales and business plans and metrics, to clearly define results to be achieved, to make decisions, to give direction, and to measure individual/team performance and sales results. Excellent Planning, Interpersonal, Communication, and Negotiation skills. Skilled in developing and maintaining excellent working relationships with all appropriate levels within and outside the company. Ability to work in a team environment, in order to achieve personal and team project milestones and to complete assignments within established time frames. The ability to accept tasks and resolve problems/situations that differ, requiring creativity to search for optimal solutions, when only broad and general guidelines exist for solving problems. Interact with all levels within the organization and has frequent external contacts.

Company Information

SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA BIG THINGS HAPPEN HERE. The amazing products for which Samsung is known world-wide are the results of the amazing people who work here. Their talent, creativity, dedication, and commitment to innovation are what make us who we are. To continue to be a world leader in technology, we focus on attracting the best talent available and offer a corporate culture in which every individual can challenge themselves to discover how good they are, and how great they can become. Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, and with offices in Richardson, TX and Palo Alto, CA, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and a world leader in technology. We market a broad range of award-winning consumer electronics, smartphones, information systems, and home appliances. Samsung's philosophy is based on our strong determination for growth, perpetual innovation and responsibility to corporate citizenship. As a result of our commitment to innovation and unique design, the Samsung organization is one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. Our company is currently ranked #7 in Interbrand’s "100 Best Global Brands," and named #3 on the Boston Consulting Group list as one of the world's most innovative companies in 2014. At Samsung we work hard – every day. It is a fast-paced and challenging work environment, and we are a nimble team that constantly pushes ourselves to be the best. If you have energy, passion, dedication and drive, and you thrive in a fast-paced workplace, the rewards at Samsung are many. Imagine working for a global company that is a world leader in innovation, in an environment where exciting things happen every day. Imagine working with an amazing group of visionaries/ individuals who make products that bring joy to millions of people across the globe every single day. Imagine where you want to be, and who you want to be. At Samsung...the possibilities are limitless. Apply today and find out why LinkedIn ranked us as one of North America’s Most InDemand Employers in 2014. To this end, we follow various protocols during the recruitment process, including but not limited to, avoiding the inadvertent disclosure of confidential information of the applicant’s former employer. Samsung Electronics America provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

Category: Management Support

Travel Required: 40%

Full-Time/Part-Time: Regular Full-Time

Location: , Virginia, Richardson Texas, Mountain View California, Austin Texas