Octagon Technology Staffing

  • Director of Sales

    # of Openings
    Job Location
    IT Sales
  • Overview

    Are you a leader, a hunter, a coach, and dedicated to making an impact in a fast growing technical service solutions company? Our client is searching for a Director of Sales who possess a dynamic, high-energy interpersonal style, with a strong track record of hiring, retaining, developing and motivating top-tier sales talent. The candidate will also be a mentor and coach setting specific performance goals for each team member and developing the capabilities of the team while creating a sales operation that quickly responds to changes in the marketplace and adapts to the evolving needs of the organization as it grows.




    • Demonstrated management guidance and initiative implementing business plans and territory plans while remaining closely involved in the overall business, customer relationships, and the details of sales transactions
    • Solid knowledge of and experience in formal sales training
    • Drive sales methodology, through our sales team and provide a consistent, repeatable processes to ensure efficient, effective and measurable day to day channel operations.
    • This person will enhance and develop the sales organization through training, mentorship, employee development, and recruitment.
    • Adept at creating and managing a team with analytics that reflects the goals and objectives of the company, the team, and individuals.
    • The Director will have a background of executive leadership, experience, team building, and results and will work with the executive team and cross functional organizations to ensure revenue, strategic, customer and company goals are met.


    • 10+ years of progressive sales experience
    • Selling services in the Networking/DataCenter/Telecom/Security is a big plus.
    • Outstanding leadership with a demonstrated competency of managing technology sales through times of growth, change, and ambiguity
    • Demonstrated experience using sales analytics and funnel management techniques to drive productivity and ensuring appropriate sales activity with visibility of the pipeline to senior management for forecasting and business planning
    • Solid understanding of relevant technology and platforms, ideally, Saas, Cisco, EMC, NetApp, Cloud solutions
    • Experience working closely with Marketing on programs to support the sales organization including lead generation programs
    • Proven sales methodology and process skills for complex sales situation.
    • Willingness to travel throughout the U.S. at least one week a month.


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