Partner Manager
International Open Academy

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Headquarters: Dublin, Ireland

We are looking for an experienced Partner Manager to build and oversee relationships with our most important sales partners and re-sellers. As a part of your role, you will also supervise two junior account executives. The ideal candidate will be entrepreneurially-minded, dynamic, clinically detailed, commercially astute, and brimming with enthusiasm and passion for account management, sales and partner support.

This is a remote-based role and you will be responsible for re-sellers located in US, Europe and Asia. The role has the potential to change the very nature and direction of our business and you will have the full support of a +40-person, international team. If you think you can nail this role, please get in contact. 

  • Optimise and manage successful relationships with a network of 40+ company partners and course re-sellers

  • Drive revenues and expand the relationships with existing and new partners by continuously proposing profitable deals utilizing the company’s portfolio of over 250+ courses

  • Skillfully execute each phase of the account management process from preparing proposals, commission/price negotiation, campaign launch success through to results evaluation and reporting

  • Proactively analyse sales activity and across the team, ensuring that opportunities are maximized and monthly targets achieved, taking full responsibility of achieving targets

  • Work closely with Course Production, Finance, Marketing and Customer Support Teams to ensure strategic and business objectives are met

  • Gather performance data and prepare regular reports of progress and forecasts

  • Conduct regular review meetings, daily activity tracking and monthly one-on-ones with Account Executives 


  • Proven experience as key account manager (minimum 3-years) with a successful track record of meeting revenue targets

  • Must be a self-starter, strong collaborator and disciplined at self-management

  • Strategic thinker with multi-tasking skills and ability to set clear revenue goals, maintain and analyse sales metrics

  • Ability in problem-solving and negotiation. Must be able to address objections and clearly convey our value proposition

  • Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills with aptitude in building remotely dynamic relationships with international partners

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Experience leading an account team

  • Experience in affiliate sales is a plus

  • This is a remote full-time position with working hours 9-6 GMT Monday to Friday (some flexibility can be agreed).

How to apply:  

  • Please apply by sending CV to:

  • Subject Line:  Partner Manager - WWR

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Posted 11 months ago