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Date: Sep 13, 2021

Location: Seoul, KR, 06164

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 primary function of this position is to achieve sales plan on a global basis and help grow ANSYS business in a sustainable way. The objectives are accomplished by creating partner relationships for the distribution of ANSYS software. This role will be responsible for working with existing partners and creating new ones. This role is also responsible for creating regional strategies for partner coverage.


  • Responsible for selling ANSYS solutions through partners on a global scale while owning the sales plan
  • Check out partners’ enablement status and progress investigating capacity and capability
  • Building partner strategy for better management through the suggestion of award and reward structure
  • Gain access and manage partner relationships with senior level executives
  • Provide accurate and timely forecast, including forecast dashboard and forward 3 quarters pipeline
  • Working collaboratively with partner principals to plan and execute on contracts
  • Working cross-functionally with internal ANSYS departments such as legal, finance and Business Development Team
  • Creates and conducts sales presentations to match company's products/services with identified needs; identifies advantages and compares organization’s products/services
  • Sells products/services through telephone as well as face-to-face contact
  • Research sources for developing prospective partners and for information to determine their potential
  • Develops clear and effective written proposals/quotations for current and prospective partners
  • Creates and maintains account plans for existing partners highlighting profile, share and value opportunities
  • Provides accurate forecasts for new sales and renewal revenues


  • Deep understanding of partner structure, strategy and program
  • Bachelor’s degree in technical or business discipline
  • A minimum of 5 years of successful sales, key accounts, and a proven track record of success
  • Experience in negotiating sales contracts with key accounts
  • Must be able to communicate well with C-level executives at partners
  • Must be able to quickly identify issues, communicate to management, and recommend solutions
  • Strong analytical, planning, coaching and communication skills
  • Travel 50%+ required


  • Experience of working at the company handling engineering S/W
  • Strong sales and business acumen
  • Demonstrated awareness and understanding of engineering design processes, and of how PLM / simulation tools are deployed in manufacturing and process industries


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.