Sales Account Manager ANZ (Melbourne Based)

at SolarWinds (View all jobs)

Australia Remote

Req ID: 201093

At SolarWinds, we’re a people-first company. Our purpose is to enrich the lives of the people we serve—including our employees, customers, shareholders, Partners, and communities. Join us in our mission to help customers accelerate business transformation with simple, powerful, and secure solutions.

The ideal candidate thrives in an innovative, fast-paced environment and is collaborative, accountable, ready, and empathetic. We’re looking for individuals who believe they can accomplish more as a team and create lasting growth for themselves and others. We hire based on attitude, competency, and commitment. Solarians are ready to advance our world-class solutions in a fast-paced environment and accept the challenge to lead with purpose. If you’re looking to build your career with an exceptional team, you’ve come to the right place. Join SolarWinds and grow with us!

Your Role:

We are seeking a seasoned Sales Account Manager to join our dynamic team, focusing on the Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) market. The ideal candidate will be responsible for driving sales through channel partners, catering to current customers, and expanding our presence in the ANZ territory. This role involves both farming (account management) and hunting (new business acquisition) activities.

Your Impact:

1. Channel Partner Management:

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with channel partners in the ANZ region.
  • Collaborate with partners to identify and pursue new business opportunities.
  • Provide regular training and updates to partners on SolarWinds products and solutions.
  • Ensure partners are equipped with the necessary tools and resources to effectively sell and support SolarWinds solutions.

2. Business Expansion:

  • Identify and target new business opportunities within the ANZ market.
  • Develop and execute strategic sales plans to achieve growth targets.
  • Work closely with marketing and product teams to create effective go-to-market strategies.
  • Participate in industry events and networking opportunities to increase brand awareness and generate leads.

3. Customer Acquisition:

  • Engage with potential customers to understand their IT management needs and challenges.
  • Present and demonstrate SolarWinds solutions to prospective clients.
  • Develop and nurture relationships with key decision-makers and influencers within target organizations.
  • Drive the entire sales cycle from prospecting to closing deals, ensuring customer satisfaction and long-term engagement.

4. Account Management:

  • Manage a portfolio of existing accounts, ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction and retention.
  • Identify opportunities for upselling and cross-selling SolarWinds solutions.
  • Conduct regular account reviews and provide clients with insights and recommendations to maximize the value of their investment in SolarWinds products.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for customers, addressing inquiries and resolving issues promptly.

Your Experience:

  • Proven track record in sales, with a focus on the IT and IT monitoring industry.
  • Experience working with channel partners and managing complex sales cycles.
  • Strong understanding of the ANZ market and its business landscape.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • A customer-centric approach with a passion for delivering exceptional service.


  • Competitive salary and commission structure.
  • Opportunities for career growth and professional development.
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Access to industry-leading tools and resources.

If you are a driven and results-oriented sales professional with a passion for technology and a knack for building strong relationships, we would love to hear from you. Join us at SolarWinds and help us shape the future of IT management in the ANZ region.

SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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