Shippit is a powerful technology engine that is revolutionising how the world sends anything, to anyone, located anywhere. Logistics infrastructure is a sophisticated beast, and we’re not only improving the experience for everyone involved, we’re impacting the planet in a positive manner. Our deliveries are already 100% Carbon Neutral. While Australian founded, we’re truly global in our approach and have the benefit of being a free moving startup yet with the security of impacting a growing industry that needs some love and attention.
The Partner Manager is responsible for securing new business leads & revenue through marketing, events and the partner network by following best practices and procedures. They are responsible for managing existing partnerships and potentially developing new ones.
Shippit is going through a hyper growth period where channel & partnerships will play a crucial role in contributing to our merchant acquisition. We are just starting our channel & partnerships journey, come build the future with us!
What will you do?
Build and manage a network of partners in line with Shippit agreed partner profiles across enterprise & scaling segments.Create new partnerships by prospecting, building and managing a pipeline of new prospective channel, digital agencies and integratorsManage the ongoing relationship with your partner network and aligning on go to market strategiesProvide marketing and sales support to your partners before, during and after deal negotiationTrain partners to qualify target accounts that will lead to successful opportunities and marketing events in tandemManage on-boarding and enablement process for partner including co-marketing strategyDrive partner co-marketing initiatives with support from our Marketing function through: Case Studies, Press Releases and other Marketing Collateral with partnerLiaise with Marketing function to establish and conduct joint Marketing events & initiatives to create mutual valueDevelop deep trusted relationships across partner’s organisation and win mindshare of partner’s product and sales teams.Drive product marketing, and lead generation activities with partners including, attending customer events, seminars and trade shows.Network and cultivate personal relationships within all levels of the partners’ organization (specifically sales, account managers, partner manager, and management)Timely and accurate forecasting and reporting of activity across partnership and marketing initiatives
What you will bring:
Software partnerships sales experience.Demonstrated track record in meeting or exceeding assigned individual KPI’s in a software or SaaS company, including a proven track record of facilitating new business sales through partners, marketing, and events.Experience in building new and existing partner networksHave an existing network of contacts within the eCommerce ecosystemStrong business development skills; you should be comfortable calling directly into an organisation and seeking out decision-makers for our products and services, or partnership marketing opportunitiesRelevant channel experience in the last two years in SaaS industryAbility to use your network, marketing experience and our partner network to generate leads for the sales teamEnjoys working in a dynamic, fast growing environment to challenging KPIsDemonstrated ability to deal with change, think strategically, and make complex decisionsStrong technology skills. You should be able to do complete product demonstrations and credibly discuss technical topics such as integrations and APIsThorough knowledge of MS Office or Google softwareWorking knowledge of Salesforce
We’re on a mission that needs the right humans to help make ship happen!
The team behind Shippit come from diverse backgrounds, but all embody the core values that makes our business different. Our mantra is to make ship happen, every single day.
WE PLAY THE STRAIGHT BAT - It's about radical candour which breed integrity and trust
WE CREATE THE FUTURE - It's about innovation and disrupting the status quo
WE RAISE THE BAR - It's about excellence and being better every day
WE MAKE AN IMPACT - It's about ensuring that what we do makes a difference
WE ARE GOOD HUMANS - It's about inclusivity of beliefs and personal circumstances
We’re a phenomenal place to work, and we can back that up. Shippit’s been ranked as #9 in Linkedin’s Hottest Startups to work at in 2021. We have a high-performance culture, everyone can make a difference, together we make great ship happen.
We have an overriding focus on wellness and are committed advocates for mental health awareness and gender pay equality & we’re committed to supporting and nurturing our team with perks like flexible work arrangements, parental leave and so much more!
“We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to responding to every applicant”