Director of Sales, GAM Sell-Out (72323)

Location: Bellevue, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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What you do at AMD changes everything 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Director of Sales, GAM Sell-Out (72323)


The Microsoft Global Account position, will focus on driving revenue, strategic engagement, and corporate alignment for all aspects of Microsoft Azure. He/she will be responsible for establishing the AMD sales strategy, managing procurement and alliance relationships, and driving to key revenue, marketshare and gross margin goals. 

Specific Responsibilities:
• Define and implement sales-in strategies that grow revenue base and market share for the business
• Engage Azure and AMD teams to drive collaboration across all lines of business

  • Focus to win AMD CPU and GPU footprint into Microsoft Cloud
  • Work with  regions and Azure Sales and Marketing Teams to drive Go to market alignment
  • Work with AMD Business unit teams to drive product strategy and development with account
  • Align and determine WW marketing spend alignment to drive optimal ROI

• Focus on executive relationships to drive preferred vendor status
• Ensure close collaboration with cross-matrix teams to value propositions are consistent and aligned

The Person:
The Sales Global Account Manager will ideally have the following experience:
• Leadership Experience: Demonstrated success in a comparable roles, building and leading a global team in geographically dispersed locations including international sites
• Technical Experience: an established background in Server and Datacenter, Graphics and/or CPU sales with at least 10 years’ progressive experience selling into the Enterprise Server market
• Customer/Cloud/OEM Experience: strong historical interaction and relationships with key customers and/or cloud accounts
• Organizational Experience: demonstrated effectiveness working in a cross-matrix organization

Preferred attributes:
• An intense drive to “win,” combined with sound business perspective
• High level of confidence, maturity and integrity
• Open communication style and presence to work effectively at the CxO level
• Honest and trustworthy in dealings with internal/external customers, colleagues and stakeholders
• Ability to listen to the customer and articulate the customer’s needs internally
• Broad leadership skills with ability to motivate, mentor and retain top talent
• Demonstrated ability for strategic planning and strategic vision

Education :  Undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science



Requisition Number: 72323 
Country: United States State: Washington City: Bellevue 
Job Function: Sales 


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Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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