Deal Desk Manager

Finance London, United Kingdom

What We Do:
Today the modern enterprise is an Enterprise of Things. We are on a mission to secure the Enterprise of Things with active defense by identifying, segmenting, and enforcing compliance of every connected thing. In real time. And at scale. Our unified security platform enables enterprises and government agencies to focus on Zero Trust segmentation, IT/OT convergence and OT/ICS innovation, all supporting our mission and vision.
Join us as we secure the world with our products. We are looking for resourceful and gritty individuals to collaborate as one team while ensuring a world-class customer experience. We are cyber-obsessed about addressing the world’s most challenging security problems. Innovation starts here, everyone’s ideas are valued, visionaries welcomed!
What You Will Do:
Our ideal candidate will be positive, proactive, assertive, and innovative, with well-developed written and communication skills. Working collaboratively with Sales, Legal, Operations, and Finance teams, you’ll be supporting the EMEA Sales organization acting as a sales-facing subject matter expert on process, policy, and pricing related matters.
             Act as liaison between sales and other key stakeholders involved in the deal structuring process (e.g., Sales Operations, Accounting, Order Management, Legal, Product Marketing, etc.)
             Map out non-standard complex deals using Excel if required and identity appropriate perpetual or subscription pricing model.
             Read, interpret, redline, and draft contractual language to ensure transactions comply with revenue recognition and business operational policies.
             Collaborate with impacted parties to identify acceptable options to facilitate deal closure.
             Assess revenue treatment prior to deals being finalized.
             Track and document non-standard deals.
             Assist in responding to RFPs, RFQs, RFIs.
             Complete ad hoc sales related projects and analysis as required.
             Liaise between Field Sales and Revenue Accounting on accounting close questions
What You Bring to Forescout:
             5+ years related experience in Revenue Accounting, Sales Finance, Sales Operations, and or Deal Desk functions, must understand the Enterprise selling process
             Solid software revenue recognition knowledge.
             Experience with both Channel and a Direct Sales model.
             Understanding of perpetual and subscription models desirable.
             Strong understanding of quote to cash processes.
             Comfortable reading legal contractual language.
             Aptitude to manage discounting and margins.
             Extremely strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
             Bachelor’s degree preferably in Accounting/Finance
What Forescout Offers You:
             Competitive compensation and benefits – we cover 95% of employee and dependents’ benefits premiums, 401K match, generous PTO policy, and much more
             Collaborative and innovative environment – make an impact on worldwide security while working on the hottest technology
             Leadership that supports and encourages professional growth and development
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Forescout Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We value and embrace diversity, equality, inclusion, and collaboration at the core of our “One Team” philosophy. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.