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Contact Center National Practice Lead

CC Dallas


AT&T Consulting NPL



Practice Director, Contact Center Consulting Services

General Qualifications

A seasoned and creative thought leader with extensive and large scale architecture and

deployment experience in Contact Center transformation. Has a proven track record of developing

complex, multi-vendor Contact Center solutions, and the ability to drive new Contact Center and pull-
through revenues through dynamic customer sales interaction.

Role Overview

The AT&T Consulting Practice Director has several primary responsibilities:

 Builds immediate customer credibility through technical presales support on strategic sales

opportunities. Leads executive customer interactions, and can develop and facilitate Whiteboard

Sessions and customer workshops. Is viewed as a Trusted Advisor by customers.

 Is directly responsible for driving $4-6M of Consulting revenues. Develops Consulting Statements

of Work (SOWs) and supports larger RFP responses in coordination with other arms of AT&T.

 Sets the strategic direction for the Consulting Contact Center service portfolio, incubates new

offerings, and coordinates with the roadmap of other related AT&T offerings.

 Establishes and maintains strategic vendor alliances for 3rd party delivery augmentation of the


 Provides delivery leadership in an engagement management / steering capacity, and part time (up

to 25%) strategic billing, such as in Strategy and Roadmap” engagements.

 Provide matrixed leadership to the field consultants for professional development.

 Maintains knowledge management repository to support sales and delivery.

Education and Certifications

 Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent professional experience.

 Certified Professional: Certifications in Cisco, Avaya, and/or Genesys Contact Center solutions.

Cisco CCIE, Microsoft Skype, and MS Office 365 a plus.

Contact Center Experience

 15+ years contact center industry experience, including consulting experience in converged (IP)

solutions, and as SME leading contact center deployments for the global 500.

 Experience architecting and deploying a wide range of contact center solutions including IVR

application development, CTI integrations, SIP transformation/integration, recording/monitoring

services, customer experience analytics, real-time status notifications, and business and voice

continuity planning.

 Multi-vendor, multi-product expertise including current and recent offerings by Cisco, Avaya,

Genesys, Aspect, Edify and Interactive Intelligence.

 Knowledge of and experience with customer contact and channel strategy development across a

variety of industry verticals such as: financial, healthcare, manufacturing and retail.

 Cross-disciplinary understanding of infrastructure including: Mobility, LAN/WAN, IP Telephony,

Security including PCI, Service Management, and Contact Centers as a Service.

Consulting, Sales, Business and Interpersonal Skills

 Possesses a broad range of technical, sales, business, and interpersonal skills to quickly establish

credibility in the eyes of executive customer stakeholders.

 Has the business acumen to lead Strategy and Roadmap service delivery, including the financial

analysis to help customers justify investments and engage in follow-on scope.

 Excellent written and verbal presentation skills.

 Ability to travel up to 50%.

 Proven partnership with sales and in developing strategic account plans.

 Leadership experience in matrixed environments to develop field practitioners.

 Ability to effectively cross-sell to create “pull through” revenues in managed services, transport,

security, and other solutions.