Partner Program Manager (EMEA) (Position located in Utrecht, Netherlands)
KnowBe4, Inc. is the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform. KnowBe4 enables organizations to manage the ongoing problem of social engineering by helping them train employees to make smarter security decisions, every day. Tens of thousands of organizations worldwide use KnowBe4's platform to mobilize their end users as a last line of defense and enable them to make better security decisions, every day.
We have ranked a best place to work for women, millennials, and in technology nationwide by Fortune Magazine as well as #1 or #2 in The Tampa Bay Top Workplaces Survey for the last six years.
Please submit your resume in English.
To learn more about our team and office culture in the Netherlands, visit the following links. Careers Page: https://www.knowbe4.com/careers/locations/utrecht Glassdoor: https://www.glassdoor.nl/Overzicht/Werken-bij-KnowBe4-EI_IE969384.11,18.htm LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/knowbe4/life/netherlands/
The Partner Program Office is looking for an experienced Partner Program Manager, EMEA to join the team. You will focus on gaining adoption of KnowBe4 partner programs across our entire partner ecosystem. These partners include resellers, MSPs, consultants, tech alliances, system integrators and more. You will apply your deep knowledge and experience to work with channel sales, supporting teams and partners to roll out programs and provide the best partner experience while ensuring guidelines are followed.
Monitor deal registrations for the region to optimize the process and increase the Net New closed won percentage
Meet with and advise channel account managers (CAMs) and sales leaders when they have on deal registration approvals
Ensure policy and procedure aligned with the Partner Program Office (PPO) is adhered to throughout the region and partner with sales performance coaches for support
Launch new partner programs to CAMs and partners, focusing on partner experience and execution
Work closely with CAMs to help them understand partner stratification levels and steps to accelerate partners
Use the partner stratification to identify partners that demonstrate a high level of investment with KnowBe4 and work with CAMs and these partners to build a plan to increase Net New sales
Support in building new programs to drive revenue for KnowBe4 and our partners
Oversee and manage localization of call scripts and templates to enable CAMs and partners
Partner with marketing to drive partner engagement in the joint marketing program
Analyze trends and provide feedback to PPO on how to optimize and improve stats
Minimum 2 years of experience in building partner programs
Experience in the IT Security or SaaS technology industry a plus
Successful track record of working and communicating with multiple stakeholders and cross functional teams, including sales, marketing, product, and operations
Excellent project management skills and attention to detail
Excellent problem solving skills and ability to work through ambiguity
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Able to manage deadlines and work collaboratively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Demonstrated ability to think strategically and analytically
Work cross-organizationally to build consensus
Note: An applicant assessment and background check may be part of your hiring procedure.
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