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Director Global Sales Order Operations

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Date: Feb 11, 2021

Location: Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317

Company: Ansys

Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation, helping the world's most innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software, Ansys helps companies solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination.



The Global Sales and Order Specialist Leader directs the firm’s Sales and Order Operations teams in the Americas, EMEA and APAC.  This position is responsible for developing, implementing, and ensuring the effective governance and operation of the Company’s policies and procedures for the global order process.  This position works closely with Sales Management, Legal, Finance, IT and Business Operations to ensure the order process meets all financial, operational and compliance requirements. 



  • Define and execute a scalable and repeatable global order process focused on maximizing the effectiveness of both our business processes and supporting systems
  • Lead a business process optimization to ready Global Sales and Order Operations for the Company’s planned future CPQ evaluation and re-implementation
  • Overall policy governance; ensures compliance in accordance with GAAP for all license types as well as classification of new and renewal sales
  • Regularly collaborates and communicates with internal groups such as Legal, Finance and Business Operations on complex order situations
  • Manages and initiates renewal opportunities within the CRM including reconciliation activities for maximum renewal potential management
  • Administers Revenue and Support split letters as required and secures internal approvals
  • Meets regularly with supervisor/manager to review team objectives and individual goals
  • Coordinate with Sales Management to plan for month end and quarter end capacity
  • Supports account administration activities such as completion of supplier forms, license change forms and transfers and assignments
  • Implements and executes process activities necessary to support export compliance requirements
  • Develops proposal templates specific to solutions / configurations



  • Bachelor’s degree in a business, an engineering discipline or other relevant field.
  • 10 years of relevant experience in Sales, Sales Operations, Management Consulting, Finance or Program Management.
  • Extensive knowledge with business process optimizations
  • Excellent people management skills including resolving conflict, coaching and developing others, promoting teamwork, and performance management
  • Prior experience supporting a global Sales organization
  • Strong understanding of financial profitability concepts and measures (understanding the Company’s P&L)


  • Knowledge of simulation software industry
  • Exhibit leadership characteristics including understanding the business, making complex decisions, getting work accomplished through others, managing work processes, inspiring others
  • Ability to travel globally


Culture and values are incredibly important to Ansys. They inform us of who we are, of how we act. Values aren't posters hanging on a wall or about trite or glib slogans. They aren't about rules and regulations. They can't just be handed down the organization. They are shared beliefs – guideposts that we all follow when we're facing a challenge or a decision. Our values tell us how we live our lives; how we approach our jobs. Our values are crucial for fostering a culture of winning for our company:

  • Customer focus
  • Results and Accountability
  • Innovation
  • Transparency and Integrity
  • Mastery
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sense of urgency
  • Collaboration and Teamwork

At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary of leaders, collectively aiming to change the world with innovative technology and remarkable solutions.  With the prestigious reputation in servicing well-known, world-class companies, standards at Ansys are high, met by those willing to rise to the occasion and meet those challenges head-on.  Because at Ansys, it’s about the learning, the discovery and the collaboration.  It’s about the “what’s next” as much as the “mission accomplished”.  It’s about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can and will impact real people in real ways, forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy and ethics.
At Ansys, you will find yourself among those eager to drive the world towards the next best thing with hands planted firmly on the wheel.
Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology so our customers can turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at lower cost.  As a measure of our success in attaining these goals, Ansys has been recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by prestigious publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek and FORTUNE magazines.
Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a component of the NASDAQ-100.
For more information, please visit us at www.ansys.com
Ansys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.
Ansys does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicited referral will become the property of Ansys.  Upon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.



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