Senior Partner Sales Manager – DACH (m/f/x)

Job description

With our Styla team of about 40 employees, we are changing how brands and retailers are able to interact with their customers digitally. Our technology allows stores to run a headless store-frontend on top of their shopsystem with subsecond loading time and unprecedented stability thanks to a Jamstack framework, with automatic ad-hoc generation of product-pages as well as category-pages and a progressive web app so that stores will be able to deliver cutting edge experiences on the most modern frontend infrastructure as a service. Our customers include companies such as Henkel, FootLocker, General Electric, OTTO, Thomas Sabo and many more.

To expand and develop our DACH Sales-Team we are looking for you!

As a Senior Partner Manager for STYLA you will be heading our partner business in D-A-CH. You will foster current partnerships as well as build new partnerships with digital agencies, systems integrators (SI), and technology partners in D-A-CH . This role requires an outgoing personality with great interpersonal skills as well as a hands-on-mentality. You will be working closely with our Sales, Marketing, and CSM teams in both the UK and Berlin.

As Styla is an open, partner-oriented solution, our Partner Management team plays a significant part in driving customer value and contributing to our growth.

  • Design and execute the go-to-market strategy in D-A-CH with current and future partners
  • Build, manage and grow a partner team for the D-A-CH market
  • Foster and further develop a regional partner network that helps you to build the pipeline you need and drive revenue
  • Build and manage relationships with digital agencies, technology partners and SIs at various levels including CSM, Technical Roles, Business Development Managers and C-Level
  • Initiate joint go-to-market activities with our partners
  • Actively initiate and host partner enablement trainings, pipeline calls, partner marketing activities and account mappings
  • Closely work with other teams, especially marketing, to ensure mutually beneficial partnerships between clients, partners and Styla


What you bring with you

  • Relevant experience with partner/channel management with digital agencies, technology partners and systems integrators, ideally in the field of SaaS and/or ecommerce.
  • You are open minded, love interacting with people, are self organized and comfortable working remotely
  • You are familiar with the ecosystem around digital products (digital agencies, eCommerce, Personalization, Analytics, and others)
  • Native in German, fluent in English
  • Experience and proven success in building and growing partnerships in the D-A-CH market
  • Experience developing go-to-market business plans and co-marketing activities with partners and executing against goals.
  • Experience educating partners on the benefits of our solution(s) in order to maximize client satisfaction
  • Experience working cross-functionally with sales, marketing, customer success and product

What we offer

  • The possibility to shape and develop Styla's entire Partner Management and contribute to our company’s further development
  • Working in an excellent international team of professionals and experienced founders
  • The chance to market a truly innovative, cutting edge product
  • Company events in our headquarter twice a year, quarterly team events (at the moment for sure as digital events)
  • Budgets for further education and conferences
  • Apple working equipment (if you like) and freedom to choose the tools you want to use (at the moment we work with Asana, Github, Sketch..)
  • Flexible working hours, remote working possibility (also after Covid-19) and an appealing salary

If you are interested in this position you’re welcome to contact our Head of People & Culture, Jeanne Jäkel, directly for more information!