BigCommerce’s mission is to help merchants sell more at every stage of growth, from small startups, to mid-market businesses to large enterprises. We focus on being the best ecommerce platform so our customers can focus on what matters most: growing their businesses.
We are equally passionate about growing our employee’s careers and providing them an incredible experience as we rapidly expand across the globe. We are proud to have been recognized numerous times for our product and workplace culture. We empower our people and customers to build, innovate and grow, so together we can redefine the ecommerce industry.
BigCommerce, named "Best Place to Work" in Austin, TX in 2021 is looking for a Senior Manager to act as Payments Growth Consultant. In this role, you will be responsible for helping BigCommerce merchants adopt Payment Partners, to help drive their growth and success. You will report to the Director of Business Development and partner closely with the Partner Managers and Partner Marketing to complete marketing plans by providing and enabling valuable consulting and sales motions to drive adoption of the partner solutions with BigCommerce Merchants and help Partner’s efforts to promote BigCommerce to its customers. This partner-facing and merchant-facing is the primary point of contact within the Payment Partnerships team for our cross-functional counterparts within Cross-Sell, Customer Success and Sales. This senior Individual Contributor role will meet PSR and MRR revenue targets sourced from within our existing merchant base.
This is a remote position and the ideal candidate will reside in Austin, TX or in any major city in the U.S.
You ideally have a sales / consulting background with Payment/eCommerce experience, and bring an ability to communicate and collaborate with a broad range of partners, including both internal and external senior executives. Most importantly, you are revenue oriented, a self-starter, with a proven track record of providing problem-solving leadership and meeting revenue targets via solutions-based consultative sales best-practices
What You’ll Do
- Establish the Payments internal consulting function
- Demonstrate your knowledge of Payments, combined with your ecommerce, marketing, communication and analytical abilities to help promote strategic partners to our merchants
- Handle a pipeline of Merchant consulting opportunities, that help achieve merchant goals by introducing them to key payment tech and agency partners to effectively complete their payment growth strategies
- Along with Cross Sell, Sales, Customer Success, and Partner Marketing, you will craft and implement strategic marketing plans with key partners that deliver strategic consulting and partner referral motions that ultimately help our merchants onboard to and succeed with payment partners
- Actively drive awareness and excitement of BigCommerce within our partner organizations, and their customers, via enablement, campaigns or events, driving payment success for our merchants and thereby new subscriptions to BigCommerce
- Build excellent working relationships with all key business leaders, colleagues and broader team.
- Propose innovative concepts and promote new ideas.
- Develop a detailed understanding of both BigCommerce (i.e. products, services, and value proposition) and of the key attributes of the best BigCommerce Strategic Partners. Develop and maintain accurate reports including pipeline, forecast, leads, opportunities and closed won reports.
- Travel occasionally to meet with partners/merchants to develop key relationships and/or provide consultative support to internal teams.
Who you are:
- 7+ years experience handling payment partnerships and coordinating and crafting co-marketing programs with partners to drive merchant awareness and revenue growth in a high volume, fast-paced start-up environment. Ideally at a $50M+ company
- Bachelor’s degree, ideally in marketing, business or similar field preferred.
- Experience within a SaaS platform or eCommerce organization driving adoption of a SaaS-based solution with Partners and their clients.
- An achiever that flourishes with challenges and has a validated history of optimally, consistently achieving revenue quotas and objectives, within a complex client acquisition focused business, preferably in the mid-market or enterprise space.
- A phenomenal marketer who will be the role-model of excellence for the team. Your experience will allow you and others to thoughtfully negotiate wins internally and externally while maintaining positive relationships.
- A master communicator with excellent communication (written and verbal), presentation, and client/partner relationship skills.
- Cool under pressure and able to remain collected and focused in a fast-paced, high pressure, dynamic environment.
- Analytical with a keen eye for business, along with the ability to provide consistent, accurate forecasts
- Able to travel as needed.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the interview process, to perform essential job functions and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. If you need an accommodation in order to interview at BigCommerce, please let us know during any of your interactions with our recruiting team.
Learn more about the BigCommerce team, culture and benefits at https://careers.bigcommerce.com.