Vice President - Treasury and Trade Solutions Product Sales Senior Specialist
May 2, 2020
The Regional Sales team handles multinational clients with the most complex cash management and trade requirements across Asia Pacific and Japan. The job entails supporting some of the most demanding and sophisticated clients in Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) in Asia. The Regional Product Sales Specialist is a driver in generating revenue through new TTS deals that facilitate client's ability to more effectively manage their cash flows across Asia Pacific. The role is expected to develop and grow client relationships by understanding client needs and delivering solutions across the full range of cash management and supply chain solutions in Asia and specifically China. The role will be a combination of reactive sales ie responding to large scale regional and in-country RFPS (with a specific focus on China); and proactive acquisition of Prospects across the region.
Key objective is to increase penetration of the Bank's TTS services within the existing regional client base as well as acquiring new clients for the Bank across GSG and Asian TTLC client segments. The Product Sales Sr Specialist is a strategic professional who stays abreast of developments within own field and contributes to directional strategy by considering their application in own job and the business. Recognized technical authority for an area within the business. Requires basic commercial awareness. There are typically multiple people within the business that provide the same level of subject matter expertise. Developed communication and diplomacy skills are required in order to guide, influence and convince others, in particular colleagues in other areas and external customers. Significant impact on the area through complex deliverables. Provides advice and counsel related to the technology or operations of the business. Work impacts an entire area, which eventually affects the overall performance and effectiveness of the sub-function/job family. Key Responsibilities:
Deal wins - Accountable for delivering against client, and revenue win goals with a high win ratio
Prospecting and client calling at a senior level with regional clients (GSG or TTLC)
Client presentations - Develop and deliver presentation and marketing collateral for effective selling and gaining client's mind share
Pipeline management - maintain robust pipeline across the various deal stages
Disciplined hand-off to Implementation including deal review and kick-off process
Regional and Global Network management to source deals and co-ordinate responses
Responses to Request for Proposals - Working with the Proposal Unit, and the Product Team, develop and deliver high quality, customized Request for Proposal (RFP) & Request for Information (RFI) responses within customers' deadlines. Responsible for end-to-end delivery of the proposals.
Be familiar with TTS positioning and messages from marketing materials and effectively incorporate into all client communication (written / verbal). Champions 'best practices' for effective selling
Keep abreast of customer needs & market trends through continuous interaction with clients, coverage & product
Co-ordination for global deals
Provide input for new product development and innovation
Developmental opportunity : Very high exposure to Senior Regional and Global TTS Sales and Product organizations; client, product and relationship exposure
Possesses in-depth knowledge of products
Strong marketing and selling skills & customer service orientation.
Proven track record in sale of cash management, trade, and / or technology based consulting solutions. Sales experience at a Bank is desirable
Strong communication skills (written & verbal) and inter-personal skills. Persuasive and articulate personality
Good team skills
Strong organizational & planning skills: the ability to manage & synthesize many pieces of solution / technical data into a single, flowing solution within tight timeline
Professional disposition and client-focused attitude towards both internal and external clients
Tenacious and takes pride in getting the job done the right way the first time
Attention to detail with strong sense of quality in work
Strong familiarity with Microsoft applications is essential
Understands client needs and product capabilities, and is able to develop solutions specific to client needs
Maturity, credibility, energy and enthusiasm
Minimum 4-8 years of relevant experience
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