Elastic Alliances Manager in London, United Kingdom
Elastic is a search company built on a free and open heritage. Anyone can use Elastic products and solutions to get started quickly and frictionlessly. Elastic offers three solutions for enterprise search, observability, and security, built on one technology stack that can be deployed anywhere. From finding documents to monitoring infrastructure to hunting for threats, Elastic makes data usable in real time and at scale. Thousands of organizations worldwide, including Cisco, eBay, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, The Mayo Clinic, NASA, The New York Times, Wikipedia, and Verizon, use Elastic to power mission-critical systems. Founded in 2012, Elastic is a distributed company with Elasticians around the globe and is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol ESTC. Learn more at elastic.co .
We are looking for a highly motivated Alliances Manager to join our Business Development organization to cover partners across the UK. The focus of this role will be highest performing UK sales team, the public sector business unit. This role is responsible for supporting Elastic’s efforts to further build and develop an ecosystem of partners who are highly strategic to the company’s long-term goals.
The Partner Manager will recruit, enable, and support key partners in order to drive partner sourced, influenced, and fulfilled revenue. We want energetic, innovative, and results-oriented partner leaders.
What You Will Be Doing:
Identify, recruit, enable and manage partners (Systems Integrators, referral partners, consulting firms) to support business goals and to execute partner sales strategies.
Drive consistent and predictable channel bookings through joint business planning and ongoing channel enablement.
Work closely with our direct sales teams on development, tracking, and reporting goals and objectives, forecasts, key metrics and definitions of success for each partner account.
Negotiate and close channel and partnership contracts.
Create and drive overall channel strategy and prioritization plan for coverage area, including the development of an Elastic Stack practice across priority channel partners.
What You Bring Along:
Energetic, smart, self-directed, and passionate business development and channels professional.
Experience recruiting, enabling, and leading a network of SI and channel partners across the Public Sector.
Exposure to and expertise in building channel networks from the ground up
Demonstrated success growing the impact of channel results through increased lead growth or bookings growth.
Experience negotiating channel agreements and designing channel programs
Understanding of analytics, search, or big data markets / products or ability to learn quickly.
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Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People
As a distributed company, diversity drives our identity. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life. Your age is only a number. It doesn’t matter if you’re just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.
We strive to have parity of benefits across regions and while regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of our people is the right thing to do.
Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
Health coverage for you and your family in many locations
Ability to craft your calendar with flexible locations and schedules for many roles
Generous number of vacation days each year
Double your charitable giving - We match up to $1500 (or local currency equivalent)
Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love
Embracing parenthood with minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave
Different people approach problems differently. We need that. Elastic is committed to diversity as well as inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to the principles of affirmative action. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. If you require any reasonable accessibility support, please complete our Candidate Accessibility Request Form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfiV7br5dGLslC__KPuDNBii1x6cQnlm59L8b4293O2eFxbMA/viewform) .