IBM Offering Content Specialist in St Louis, Missouri
As a Worldwide Services Offering Content Specialist in IBM Infrastructure Services you will have the opportunity to shape and transform the seller and client experience of discovering, exploring and consuming IBM Infrastructure Services to accelerate business transformation through our client’s journey to cloud.
You are the type of person who is passionate about staying up-to-date on the latest digital developments and trends and delivering innovative and impactful digital experiences and content. To be successful, you must be highly motivated, detail-oriented and a self-starter with a strong business acumen who knows how to get things done at big companies through influence, collaboration and partnering effectively across functional areas. In addition, you must have expertise in technical content development, optimization and management, with an emphasis on leveraging digital channels to deliver dynamic content in a fast-paced environment. A strong sense of urgency and the ability to prioritize and manage a complex workload are essential.
You will be located at our North Castle NY, Austin TX or Raleigh NC facility and will work with teams are located in the US, Europe and India. Occasional travel to those or other locations may be required.
Who you are:
• Individuals in this role will be responsible for creating or sourcing and executing compelling, original content for communications to key seller audiences.
• The right candidate must have the ability to strategize and develop communications content that is engaging across multiple media – email, blog, community, IBM internal social media, etc.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Candidates will aggressively seek out and source or develop new content, data and client success stories and sample use cases to be delivered in engaging and relevant ways to potential and existing customers.
The candidate will work across the Offering Experience & Design, Offering Management and Marketing teams to ensure hi-fidelity content fits the current and future state of IBM Infrastructure Services.
Work with subject matter experts to identify, design and deliver enablement programs, training and education through the development and delivery of e.g.: Online learning modules, Virtual calls and webinars, and client-ready assets such as blogs, articles, infographics and presentation materials
Actively listen to and understand the IBM Infrastructure Services business strategy and translate to actionable, tactical enablement and communications strategy requirements
Develop metrics against success and gaps in business, measure and report on participation rates
Prepare and deliver surveys and response channels to capture essential feedback required to improve future enablement materials and delivery
Develop, curate, and communicate an archive of enablement collateral, webinars, and recorded calls for easy access by IBM stakeholders
Act as an evangelist and presenter at events and strategic internal/external meetings
Required Professional and Technical Expertise
Ability to influence others
Effective program management, time management, and administration skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be an independent self-starter with the ability to think creatively, collaborate effectively and overcome obstacles, managing projects to meet deadlines with minimal oversight and direction
Identify required enablement to progress and close sales skills gaps
Familiarity with IBM business units, e.g., GTS, GBS, Global Markets and Channels
Demonstrate empathy towards the learning process and the job of a technology seller
Time flexibility and cultural sensitivity and awareness – IBM is a global company and from time to time, this role will require active work during non-traditional working hours, and with people from other cultures
Use of enterprise tools, e.g., Lighthouse, Events & Classes, Smarter, Slack, Box, Webex, Trello, SurveyMonkey, Knovio
Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
Sales, Services and/or consulting experience with cloud services knowledge
Experience in sales training, education, curriculum planning
Experience in learning development
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated organization skills, attention to detail and ability to multi-task
Ability to work well independently or within a team, particularly cross-functional teams
About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's this unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!
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You will be located at our North Castle, NY, Austin, Tx or Raleigh, NC and will work with teams are located in the US (North Castle, Austin, Raleigh) and India (Bangalore). Occasional travel to those or other locations may be required.
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