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Sales Director, Mexico

Company: LinkedIn
Location: Mexico
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network, built to help members of all backgrounds and experiences achieve more in their careers. Our vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Every day our members use our products to make connections, discover opportunities, build skills and gain insights. We believe amazing things happen when we work together in an environment where everyone feels a true sense of belonging, and that what matters most in a candidate is having the skills needed to succeed. It inspires us to invest in our talent and support career growth. Join us to challenge yourself with work that matters.

Job Description

We are searching for a Sales Director to lead our Hispanic Markets from Mexico, who will drive our LinkedIn Talent Solutions business to new heights and lead our independent and high performing teams. You'll be the voice of our brand in the market and a beacon for our culture and values. Developing and executing on strategies within multiple regions whilst maintaining closeness to the client and customer will be key to delivering successfully within role.

At LinkedIn, we trust each other to do our best work where it works best for us and our teams. This role offers a hybrid work option, meaning you can both work from home and commute to a LinkedIn office, depending on what's best for you and when it is important for your team to be together

Key skills required for success within this role include:

Strategic partnerships

Inspiring and Inclusive leadership with a strong focus on diversity, inclusion and belonging

Commercial acumen and proven track record of success

Responsibilities include:

  • Evolve in-country strategy and exceed targets through a focus on operational discipline, rigorous execution, decisive prioritisation, and cross-functional partnership
  • Set a clear vision, articulating the strategic direction and growth strategy for the business and identifying the key enablers for success.
  • Lead the performance and development of the Hispanic LATAM Talent Solutions team, while setting ambitious targets for growth at scale within the region
  • Inspire the team to adopt new methods, approaches and ways of working which will drive a step change in business performance. Foster creativity, innovation, transparency and trust
  • Drive sales performance through the adoption of strategic sales processes and pipeline management. Build consultative selling and solution selling skills within the team
  • Maintain deep understanding of client business and continually serve as a client advocate with the customer being central to all decisions - lead from the front as Executive Business Sponsor for key client accounts in the region, personally originating and closing new business opportunities and building enduring client relationships
  • Deliver ongoing growth through new client acquisition, new business models and the identification of new market opportunities
  • Build the reputation and brand of the business by thoughtfully engaging in relevant industry events. Act as a thought leader for the Hispanic Latam market
  • Maintain collaborative cross functional partnerships to drive efficiencies and mutual outcomes
  • Proactively seek out opportunities for personal and professional growth and invest in making the company stronger for the future, through coaching and mentoring of high performers in the team.


    Basic Qualifications:
    • 15+ years in sales leadership positions, having lead teams in Hispanic Latam countries
    • 5+ years leading and developing leaders
    • 5+ years consistently delivering on high-growth revenue targets
    • Business fluency in Spanish and English

      Additional Information

      Preferred Qualifications:

      Demonstrated track record/ability to demonstrate the following:
      • Having lead sales teams in Mexico, a strong preference
      • Consultative and/or Solution Selling expertise within the Software as a Service (SaaS) industry
      • Demonstrated ability to originate, shape and close complex business in a competitive sales environment
      • A track record of continuous professional development of self and others
      • Ability to drive cultural change in an organisation with clearly defined culture and values. A change agent who can create an atmosphere of effective adaptation and versatility to bring out the best in people during times of uncertainty
      • Experience leading sales leaders in consistently meeting and exceeding revenue goals
      • Business process re-engineering experience with a bias towards continuous improvement
      • Expertise in the understanding and application of relevant sales methodologies
      • Strong oral/written communication, presentation skills, conflict resolution and negotiating skills
      • Knowledge of subscription-based business sales models
      • Demonstrated ability to find, manage and close high-level enterprise business
      • Exposure working in a fast-paced, start-up type environment
      • Excellent client management skills with a history of strong client relationships, client advocacy and driving mutually successful outcomes
      • Strong product and competitor awareness
      • An inclusion advocate

        Equal Opportunity Statement

        LinkedIn is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. LinkedIn considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class. LinkedIn is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer as described in our equal opportunity statement here: Please reference the following information for more information: Please reference the following information for more information: and for more information.

        LinkedIn is committed to offering an inclusive and accessible experience for all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. Our goal is to foster an inclusive and accessible workplace where everyone has the opportunity to be successful.

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        Reasonable accommodations are modifications or adjustments to the application or hiring process that would enable you to fully participate in that process. Examples of reasonable accommodations include but are not limited to:
        • Documents in alternate formats or read aloud to you
        • Having interviews in an accessible location
        • Being accompanied by a service dog
        • Having a sign language interpreter present for the interview

          A request for an accommodation will be responded to within three business days. However, non-disability related requests, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

          LinkedIn will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by LinkedIn, or (c) consistent with LinkedIn's legal duty to furnish information.

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          Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, LinkedIn will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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