Senior Partner Marketing Strategist (United States)

We're looking for a
Senior Partner Marketing Strategist (United States)

Cornerstone, the global leader in cloud-based learning and talent management, is looking for an accomplished, results-driven Senior Partner Marketing Manager to grow partner contribution to pipeline and revenue. Working closely with internal stakeholders, this marketing leader will drive programs and campaigns across strategic partners primarily in North America. As a self-starter, they will incubate creative ideas, execute with measured precision, and strive to institutionalize best practices globally .

The role is tailored to candidates with an entrepreneurial spirit. Preference given to those who can learn and leverage an existing partner marketing framework while innovating and designing net-new joint-marketing initiatives with impactful partner organizations. The ideal candidate has previous experience in B2B partner marketing, lead generation, sales and/or business development. Leadership, communication and relationship building skills are essential.

In this role you will...

  • Design, own and implement measurable marketing plans with partners to drive revenue and awareness of Cornerstone products and services
  • Track demand generation activity to manage and achieve annual targets; Deliver and track incremental ROI; Develop strategies to improve results and/or re-direct team efforts as needed
  • Manage the annual partner marketing budget
  • Present to partner product and sales teams (kick offs, quarterly business reviews, etc.) as well as partner and internal executives.
  • Communicate regularly and build relationships with alliance managers, product teams and enablement specialists
  • Cross group leadership - drive virtual teams, project manage strategic initiatives towards common end goals, communicate deliverables effectively
  • Secure lighthouse partner testimonials and customer success stories to scale the business in new and innovative ways
  • ...You will be willing to take on additional responsibilities as needed

You've got what it takes if you have..
  • 5+ years of work experience in marketing or software/technology
  • Proven track record - working effectively with partners, vendors, field and internal stakeholders to build, execute and measure strategic marketing efforts
  • Ability to build relationships and influence external stakeholders
  • Cross-group collaboration skills - building teams up without taking others down
  • Rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
  • Ability to navigate ambiguous business scenarios - lead critical business decision-making process with calculated risk-and-return analysis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, and analytical skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and beginner's mindset - testing new ideas and seeing them through from start to finish

Extra dose of awesome if you have..
  • Experience with ABM, and Marketo
  • MBA preferred but not required

Our Culture:

Our mission is to empower people, businesses and communities. A culture created less by what we do and more by who we are. When people are asked to describe the team, the answer is always the same: Smart, Cool, Dependable, and Visionary. We are not a typical tech company (even with our unlimited vacation, paid sabbaticals, generous stock units, education reimbursement, because, well, our employees aren't your typical techies...)

We're always on the lookout for new, curious and capable people who can help us achieve our goal. So if you want to work for a friendly, global and innovative company, we'd love to meet you! What are you waiting for?

What We Do:

Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD) was founded with a passion for empowering people through learning and a conviction that people should be your organization's greatest competitive advantage. Cornerstone is a global human capital management (HCM) leader with a core belief that companies thrive when they help their employees to realize their potential. Putting this belief into practice, Cornerstone offers solutions to help companies strategically manage and continuously develop their talent throughout the entire employee lifecycle. Cornerstone's HCM platform is successfully used by more than 40 million people in 180+ countries and in 40+ languages.

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