Solutions Consultant

Sabre Holdings Corporation Southlake , TX 76092

Posted 3 weeks ago

Req ID: 49172

Job Family: Sales

Sabre is the global leader in innovative technology that leads the travel industry. We are always looking for bright and driven people who have a penchant for technology and want to hone their skills. If you are interested in challenging work, being part of a global team, and solving complex problems through technology, business intelligence and analytics, and Agile practices - then Sabre is right for you! It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs for our airline, hotel, and travel agency customers.

Job Description

The Solutions Consulting organization at Sabre Hospitality Solutions (SHS) is responsible for positioning and crafting a value proposition to achieve high-level business outcomes for our hotelier customers. They are consultative in their approach and product/technical experts, partnering with Sales and Account Management (SAM) teams to ensure the best possible solution is presented to customers and prospects. They orchestrate their efforts to find an optimal product implementation which ensures maximum alignment between SHS capabilities and customer requirements.

The Solutions Consultant is a product functionality expert who can partner with SAM teams to sell solutions to new and existing customers by building a viable value proposition. They own the product activities required throughout the sales cycle from creating highly engaging presentations, mutual discovery conversations, value-based demonstrations, defining customer business requirements, to developing and running proof-of-concept initiatives through deal execution. They develop product presentations and participate in the development of customer business cases and SHS return-on-investment (ROI) models to assist SAM teams. This role works closely with SHS Solution Architects and with customers to design and execute on new solutions that drive revenue, shorten product time to market, and reduce cost.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participates in the proactive review and response of sales opportunities and RFPs for new or existing customers

  • Understands and interprets customer business needs and drivers

  • Maps the capabilities of our platform, products, and services to create a solution that meets customer needs

  • Determines how best to meet customer business needs through product configuration or identifying where product enhancements may be needed to address gaps

  • Engages throughout the customer engagement life cycle from requirement gathering through implementation

  • Demonstrates our products, services, and proposed solutions to customers and prospects

  • Collaborates on solutioning efforts with SHS Solutions Architects, Product Managers, Developers, and Security Team

  • Assists with on-boarding and mentoring of Solution Consultants within the team

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Job Requirements


Key Knowledge and Skill

Requirements:
  • Experience working with Sales/Account Management teams to build a competitive solution and value proposition

  • Exceptional presentation and communication skills and customer presence

  • Outstanding project/program management skills

  • Knowledgeable of the hospitality distribution landscape and the SHS product portfolio

Qualifications / Experience:

  • 5+ yrs of consulting/solutioning experience

  • Bachelors/Master's degree or equivalent experience

  • 5+ yrs Experience in Hospitality/Distribution industry

  • Experience implementing complex projects PMP certification a plus

  • Knowledge of technical concepts and SaaS product models

Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Compliance Office at compliance.office@sabre.com.

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW

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