Rimini Street, Inc

  • Global Director, SAP Pre Sales Engineering - Service Solution Architects

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  • Job Description

    Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI) is a global provider of enterprise software support products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products. The Company was founded to disrupt and redefine the enterprise software support market by developing innovative new products and services, providing ultra-responsive service and delivering outstanding value to clients.

    We actively seek a Global Director, SAP Service Solution Architects. This is a remote role that can be based anywhere in the EMEA region (UK, Germany, Sweden or France), APAC region (Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland, Tokyo, Singapore) or America region (Chicago, New York or Pleasanton).

    Rimini Street views all of our employees as partners, and is committed to providing an exciting, participatory and team oriented work environment. In addition to our very competitive compensation packages, be prepared for challenging professional growth and fun along the way in our work hard, play hard corporate environment.

    Position Summary

    Rimini Street is expanding our sales team to enable accelerated growth in response to prospects’ acceptance of our value proposition. The Global Director, SAP Service Solution Architects, will manage a high performance group of globally deployed SAP Solution Architect / Sales Engineers with deep expertise in SAP Products and Technology supporting Rimini Street’s aggressive sales goals across the globe.

    The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in leading a high performance technical sales/overlay team promoting enterprise software and related services with a proven track record achieving sales quota in a company of annual revenues of at least $150M. Candidates will know how to build out the model required to win the technical argument in deals ranging in size from mid six figures through mid-seven figures. The ideal candidate will possess an entrepreneurial spirit and have experience supporting worldwide sales teams chartered with selling to new accounts.

    The leader will develop sales strategies and positioning documents for the company’s business product lines, influence product marketing and work with other technical teams to produce and deliver customer specific demonstrations and technical presentations. Additionally, the leader will represent the company at major industry events, influence service offering direction and positioning and continue to develop and shape improved service offerings and additional value added services.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Grow, lead and manage all activities for our SAP Services Solution Architect / Sales Engineer team in pursuit of and achieving sales attainment goals.
    • Recruit, train and develop existing staff while growing the team with top global talent
    • Take best practice from each solution architect and deploy at scale across the global team
    • Manage solution architect coverage model & sales territories ensuring alignment with business plan and maximizes sales effectiveness
    • Work with sales operations to design, deploy & administer compensation plans
    • Represent Rimini Street at National and Regional CIO and Analyst conferences
    • Guide prospects through the Rimini Street value proposition through a Solution Selling approach
    • Ensure that relevant technical sales activities are current and tracked in Salesforce.com
    • Work with cross-functional team leaders to prioritize solution architect deliverables
    • Develop and mature sales materials based on lessons learned from field work
    • Work with cross-functional team leaders to align solution architect strategy across the company
    • Partner with Sales teams to strategize how to sell into prospects and customers
    • Present technical presentations to prospects, customers, and company associates
    • Gather requirements and customer feedback for product management
    • Consult, design, and recommend service solutions to customers
    • Daily interaction with solution architects and account executives selling into new prospects and existing customers
    • Develop and improve processes & procedures to maximize efficiencies within the team and its touchpoints


     Additional Duties and Responsibilities:


    • We expect the Global Director, SAP Service Solution Architects / Sales Engineers to travel as needed for sales opportunities
    • Reinforce and extend the unique and strong Rimini Street culture



    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience



    • This is a remote role that can be based anywhere in the EMEA region (UK, Germany, Sweden or France), APAC region (Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland, Tokyo, Singapore) or America region (Chicago, New York or Pleasanton)



    • Previous experience in Management is required (5+ years), ideally in a Sales Consulting or Technical Sales environment
    • Strong understanding of SAP applications and technology
    • Previous experience in Sales Consulting role would be beneficial
    • Regular overachievement of goals or targets
    • Proven track record in a B2B sales environment 



    Company Description

    Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI) is a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products. The Company has redefined enterprise software support services since 2005 with an innovative, award-winning program that enables licensees of IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce, SAP and other enterprise software vendors to save up to 90 percent on total maintenance costs. Clients can remain on their current software release without any required upgrades for a minimum of 15 years. Over 1,700 global Fortune 500, midmarket, public sector and other organizations from a broad range of industries currently rely on Rimini Street as their trusted, third-party support provider.


    The company is widely recognized by clients, leading industry analysts (including Gartner, Forrester, Constellation Research and Nucleus), and financial analysts as the leader in a large, fast growing market with tremendous upside and an extremely strong value proposition that resonates with CIOs and CFOs. With tight IT budgets and flat global economic growth, IT and procurement professionals are actively looking for proven methods to cut costs while improving service. Rimini Street enables organizations to free up budget for strategic business initiatives by delivering savings of up to 90 percent on total maintenance and support costs, and to date, the company has saved organizations over $3 billion in maintenance costs.


    Be Treated Like the Best

    • Rimini Street hires only the best – and provides the compensation, bonus and benefit programs appropriate for proven top-performing professionals. We want our employees to have an opportunity to share in the financial success that results from our dedication to service excellence, high-quality deliverables and an unparalleled client experience
    • No bureaucracy, thousand-page rule books or politics — just everyone working together to build a great company through service excellence and client success
    • Work hard, play hard environment – Rimini Street is a group of hard-working professionals who are passionate about achieving success, but we also enjoy opportunities to meet up at fun company events
    • We are also passionate about giving back to our communities around the world, with plenty of opportunities for volunteering and charity through the Rimini Street Foundation
    • All Rimini Street professionals are encouraged to grow and learn new skills


    Accelerating Company Growth

    • Trading on Nasdaq: RMNI since October 2017
    • Added to the US Russell 2000® Index in 2018
    • Over 1,700 active clients, including 98 of the Fortune 500 and Global 100
    • 2018 Q3 revenue results of $62.6 million, a quarterly increase of 17% year over year
    • Supports client operations in 119 countries


    Recent Industry Recognition

    • Received 33 awards in total in 2018, including 23 awards for excellence in customer service from the International Stevie Awards, the American Stevie Awards, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service
    • Honored with three Company of the Year awards in 2018, including two gold Stevie awards
    • Made the 2018 list for Bay Area Top Places to Work
    • The Rimini Street Foundation recognized with a Golden Bridge award in 2018 for Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year



    To learn more about how Rimini Street is redefining the enterprise software support industry, visit http://www.riministreet.com


    Rimini Street is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.


    Please Note:  Rimini Street does not accept resumes submitted by recruiting/staffing firms unless specifically requested by Human Resources.  Unsolicited resumes will be ineligible for referral fees.


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