VMware - Senior Consulting Manager

Do you want to be the leader of a team of experts who transform our customers ever evolving IT environments?

As a Consulting Manager you will lead a team of highly skilled consultants and architects in our Central EMEA professional services team where you will drive and grow our business in the region. You will manage the coordination of strategic development of resources within the Professional Services organization, including approval of training plans, career development planning, conducting annual performance evaluations, coaching/counselling architects and consultants for their individual professional growth. In addition you will take over the business responsibility for a market segment, a country or a region.

Our Team influence the success of each VMware implementation. We are dedicated to the satisfaction and success of our customers and their strategy. We ensure that our customers are successfully implementing their business plans from adoption all the way to a fully functioning software-defined datacenter. We promote an inclusive atmosphere where your voice will be heard, and where you will be part of a fun, dynamic team working in partnership with each other.

Responsibilities:

  • You will manage your team’s performance, evaluations, coaching/counselling for their professional growth according to our business plans

  • Participate in your regions skills and resource planning as well as regional professional services business planning

  • Take over the business responsibility for a customer segment, a country or region. This includes the delivery, revenue and margin responsibility.

  • You will maintain in depth knowledge of VMware’s services offerings portfolio and delivery processes and contribute to service development and lead innovation in this area

  • Supervise execution of projects and consulting engagements as well as managing escalations where required

  • Cooperate with our services sales team and represent VMware professional services towards customers and partners

  • Take responsibility to continuously improve and enhance our business – continuously innovate!

Required Skills & Experience:

  • You hold a proven track record of successful delivery of enterprise IT projects

  • You have several years of recent experience as a team manager for a consulting, delivery or technical team.

  • You have worked five or more years for an IT vendor, system integrator or consulting company

  • You know how to manage business responsibility for a country or region and have held responsibility for a P&L

  • You hold a Masters degree or have the equivalent training and experience

  • Superb communication and interpersonal skills and you are fluent in German and English languages. Fluency in Russian, Bulgarian, Czech or Polish are a strong advantage

  • You have the flexibility to travel within the region up to 40% of the time

VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. VMware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law