When you join Trend, you become part of a unique and diverse global family and you get to work towards a world safe for exchanging digital information.
About Trend Micro
Trend Micro, a global cybersecurity leader, helps make the world safe for exchanging digital information. Fuelled by decades of security expertise, global threat research, and continuous innovation, Trend Micro's cybersecurity platform protects hundreds of thousands of organisations and millions of individuals across clouds, networks, devices, and endpoints. As a leader in cloud and enterprise cybersecurity, the platform delivers a powerful range of advanced threat defence techniques optimised for environments like AWS, Microsoft, and Google, and central visibility for better, faster detection and response. With 7,000 employees across 65 countries, Trend Micro enables organisations to simplify and secure their connected world.
By joining our team of passionate industry experts, you have the opportunity to become a trailblazer and shape the cybersecurity landscape.
Role- Sales Development Representative (SDR)
Are you looking for an opportunity to kickstart your career in Sales? Would you like to be the first instrumental step in the sales cycle bringing an industry-leading product to organizations across the South Region? Our SDR role will give you exactly that! Due to the huge growth of the Melbourne CBD team, this is a fantastic opportunity for sales role starters or junior sales representatives who want to excel their careers into a highly competitive sales position in the cyber security industry.
By joining our team of passionate industry experts, you have the opportunity to become a trailblazer and shape the cybersecurity landscape working with and being mentored by an experienced sales and technical local team.
What’s in it for you?
An opportunity to join one of the world’s leading cybersecurity organizations
Represent a strong brand in the security industry and gain experience in the fast-growing cloud market
Continuous training and skill development
Be part of a successful enterprise sales & marketing team. We take pride in our team success.
A chance to earn extra incentives according to performance
Career progression into a BDM or Account Management position
Your day to day will see you...
Work hard, have fun and enjoy a great team working environment
Discover net-new business opportunities alongside enterprise sales team & commercial marketing engine to support the lead journey and commercial revenue growth
Conduct high-level discovery calls into warm and cold leads over the phone, social media and remote selling
Leverage marketing activities and communication such as demand generation, physical and virtual events and digital campaigns.
Manage sales & marketing qualified leads, opportunity conversion and sales pipeline progression to meet the quarterly targets and key KPIs
Identify and expand relevant audience personas within the focused accounts
Support the event audience acquisition programs and post-activity follow up
Track the progress and provide regular updates to reporting manager and key internal stakeholders including the marketing director and sales leader
Maintain lead data hygiene and accuracy in the CRM
Stay up-to-date with industry knowledge, research, topical discussions, and market competitiveness
What you bring to the role
Passion, motivation and drive
A good understanding of phone-based selling and new business prospecting (required).
Basic understanding of IT industry, enterprise security solution, and cloud market (preferred)
Prior experience in managing and generating Qualified opportunities for Account Manager’s (preferred)
Ability to demonstrate effective ways to reach the right prospects and position the right solution to solve their challenges
Ability to identify potential ‘qualified’ opportunities (experience with sales methodologies such as BANT criteria preferred however training is available) and consistently achieve the daily KPIs and quarterly targets
Experience in managing conversations with different audience personas including (but not limited to) C-suite, Security Managers, Solution architects, Cloud engineers and developers
Previous experience in a similar role for security software vendor or cloud service provider is well regarded
Prior experience with using CRM to manage all your Leads and Opportunities, preferably Salesforce.com preferred
You will be
A self-starter and enthusiastic about making a difference
Passionate about Sales/hunting new business development and revenue growth
Excellent communicator and presenter
A Fast learner, team player
Persistent and consistent with activities daily basis
Coachable and willing to learn to excel in the current role
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Reporting directly to Trend Micro Management
Benefits of being a Trender!
At Trend Micro, our people and culture are our power. There are no barriers – you are empowered to discover your passion and be the best part of yourself.
We encourage you to challenge the status quo, break assumptions, and learn and grow every step of your career, fulfilling your potential.
Helping customers succeed is our top priority. We believe in doing the right thing, solving the right problems, and maintaining business sustainability. And our efforts to make a difference go beyond the digital world.
Trenders have the opportunity to be good global citizens by building houses in the Philippines, donating money to help underprivileged communities, educating kids and parents on online safety, advancing a diverse workforce (Close the Gap program), and more.
At Trend Micro, we embrace diversity, equity and inclusion. We believe that our people are our greatest asset and we understand the importance of bringing diverse perspectives, approaches and experiences to our team. We are committed to building and supporting an inclusive workforce that truly reflects our global business and encourages people from all backgrounds to apply.
We embrace change, empower people, and encourage innovation. Join Trend Micro and Thrive with us.