Cisco PSS - Mid Market, Chicago in Chicago, Illinois

PSS - Mid Market, Chicago

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois, US

  • Area of Interest Sales - Product

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Networking, Security, Wireless, Mobility

  • Job Id 1238203

Cisco Meraki knows that technology can connect us, empower us, and drive us. By simplifying powerful technology, we can free passionate people to focus on their mission. As the fastest growing cloud-managed networking team in the world, our products and technology architecture are changing the face of enterprise networking and making cloud-managed IT a reality.

As a Product Sales Specialist, you will be responsible for driving Cisco Meraki revenue in the mid market sector through Chicago. Through prospecting, identifying opportunities, and collaborating with Cisco account teams and partners, you will drive deals through close delivering on and exceeding your quarterly quota. Your success will be dependent not only on your ability to sell, but also on the relationships you develop with all involved in the business. This is a high-energy position requiring an individual to be deeply motivated and results-driven with a hunter mentality; it will also require someone who is equally comfortable working in a strategic and tactical capacity.

What you will do:

  • Drive sales cycle to close through Cisco account teams while establishing relationships and credibility

  • Work existing pipeline and identify net new opportunities

  • Maintain accuracy in Salesforce record management and quarterly forecasting

· Train and develop existing partner relationships

  • Work in a highly collaborative environment to team with Cisco Account Managers, Sales Engineers, Marketing, and Channel Partners to drive revenue and contribute to aggressive YoY growth rates

Who you are:

  • Consistent track record of proven success

· Large end-customer selling and complex deal negotiation experience required

  • 5+ years technology sales experience with at least 3 years demonstrated success in a field sales capacity

  • Exceptional relationship building skills and proven decision making ability

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Ability to travel up to 50%

  • Must show up every single day with willingness to learn, a real passion for customer delight, and a desire to have an absolute blast while improving the lives of others

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.