Senior Channel Sales Manager, Web Security and Web Acceleration
Yahoo is a global media and tech company that connects people to their passions. We reach nearly 900M people around the world, bringing them closer to what they love"A cents € from finance and sports, to shopping, gaming and news"A cents € with the trusted products, content and tech that fuel their day. For partners, we provide a full-stack platform for businesses to amplify growth and drive more meaningful connections across advertising, search and media.Senior Channel Sales Manager, Web Security and Web AccelerationIt takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Yahoo employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. Whether you're looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business"A cents € and the world. Want in? Our brands like Yahoo andTechCrunch help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. With technologies like XR, AI, machine-learning, and 5G, we're transforming media for tomorrow, too. We're creators and coders, dreamers and doers creating what's next in content, advertising and technology.Edgecast is designed to help digital media companies meet the ever-growing expectations of your business. Our comprehensive platform simplifies operations and improves efficiencies, so you can redirect your energy into managing your digital media business"A cents € not multiple vendors and workflows. When your business runs on our platform, you get the most innovative technology, top-quality performance, and superior service, giving you the peace of mind that comes from partnering with a proven leader.The primary objective of the Channel Manager is to build and manage the team that will create demand in the marketplace for our Web Security and Web Acceleration portfolio of products and cover all white space opportunities, own pipeline management, and overall sales strategy. This includes, but is not limited to the following activities:Responsibilities:Utilize partner specific market data to identify current market share in key markets and target markets for growth.Have established relationships with key decision makers inside of each region and Industry Vertical segment (retail, finance, manufacturing, etc), and driving those relationships into collaborative selling activities within the region.Be the bridge between edgecast and partner on all sales activities and strategyModify and develop product sales presentations for individual targeted customers and consulting engineers.Follow the demand creation strategy and playbook to acquire and on-board new customers.Coordinate with the Sales Enablement and Product Managers to conduct product introduction webinars and training.Provide market feedback and competitive analysis data and presents new product development opportunities.Use to track activities and customer and partner related opportunities.Build revenue and non revenue business plans with these partner(s).Drive incremental sales pipeline and revenue.Act as key channel strategist to direct sales executives within the region.Partner with marketing, product, and engineering teams to drive revenue growth within the region.Provide geographic channel coverage for the regionCarry quarterly and annual revenue targets.Qualifications:Deep understanding of the digital media industry with the ability to credibly articulate strategic insights for clients that are based on data and researchBA/BS Required;10+ years of experience leading complex enterprise sales cycles and channel experienceDemonstrated partnerships with large clients and proven track record as a trusted advisor to clientsExcellent relationship builderCollaborative and ability to work cross-functionally within our organizationStrong communication skillsStrong analytical skillsSelf-starter with a positive attitudeFlexibility to thrive in a fast paced, evolving environmentHighly organized individual with great attention to detailYahoo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. 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