At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission:
Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.
We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.
As a Cortex Renewals Account Manager, you will partner closely with internal and external partners to accomplish your sales objectives. Your partnership, expertise, and understanding of the evolution of cybersecurity set you apart, and you chase value-driven impact for our clients. The prospect of solving complex cyber challenges excites you, and building recommendations for those challenges for unique sets of customers brings you fulfilment.
Responsible for renewing contracts focused on our Endpoint and broader Cortex portfolio. Your portfolio includes Advanced Endpoint Protection (Traps), Cortex XDR – Investigations and Response, Cortex XDR – Analytics, Autofocus, Cortex Data Lake and Demisto (Security Orchestration, Automation & Response)
Work in tandem with the Cortex Sales Teams to understand the customer environment & identify the customer need
Excellent ability to communicate with an array of internal teams
Manage all Cortex maintenance and subscription renewals in your territory
Quote generation, including the creation of coterminous quotes
Upsell to multiyear Cortex renewals by positioning value to the customer
Diligently follow up with Regional Sales Managers, Inside Sales, channel partners and end-users to bring in renewals before the expiration
Submit accurate and timely forecast through Salesforce.com
Work within existing renewals database and collaborate with Sales Operations and IT to drive process and systems improvements and best practices
Experience in Subscription and Maintenance Renewals to enterprise and commercial customers
Knowledge in working with Channel Partners
Track record of achieving sales goals and objectives
Experience using Salesforce.com
Enthusiastic, driven and confident: ability to clearly and persuasively articulate the company’s mission, product and business opportunity
Previous experience, and ability to learn new technology quickly, adapt to changing needs and possess strong analytical skills
Ability to quickly build productive relationships in a fast-paced, performance-driven environment
Excellent English. Additional language skills an advantage
Our sales team members work hand-in-hand with large organizations around the world to keep their digital environments protected. We educate, inspire, and empower our potential clients in their journey to security.
As part of our sales team, you are empowered with unmatched systems and tools, constantly updated research and sales libraries, and a team built on joint success. You won’t find someone at Palo Alto Networks that isn’t committed to your success – with everyone pitching in to assist when it comes to solutions selling, learning, and development. As a member of our sales team, you are motivated by a solutions-focused sales environment and find fulfillment in working with clients to resolve incredibly complex cyberthreats.
We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.
We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.