Strategic Partner Account Manager, UK Public Sector, Inc

Strategic Partner Account Manager, UK Public Sector

Salary Not Specified, Inc, City of Westminster

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 23 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 0c4c6bf1d6cb4d8e929dc78f8671a8bb

Full Job Description

  • This role can be based in any of AWS UK location: London, Manchester, Cambridge, Bristol, or anywhere with ability to travel to AWS and Customer offices on a regular basis

  • As a Strategic Partner Manager, you will have the exciting opportunity to generate awareness and adoption of the AWS cloud computing platform.

    Your responsibilities will include establishing and growing C-level within a large customer, field and technical relationships with the AWS ecosystem and sourcing advisors in the UK. You will manage the day-to-day interactions with these relationships and facilitate them; you will be responsible for helping generate growth and overall market adoption with our customers and partners. The ideal candidate will possess a business/sales/partner background that enables them to facilitate relationships with the AWS business customers at all levels, as well as strong technical competency focused on the IT landscape and cloud computing. The candidate will have a demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges, and the ability to build strong industry relationships.

    Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Help onboard and establish end customer success with partners

  • Identify and support a number of UK based AWS Technology and Consulting partners

  • Identify specific customer segments and industry verticals to approach

  • Create and articulate compelling value propositions around AWS services with Partners

  • Advance partners within the Amazon Partner Network

  • Understand the technical and training requirements of our partners, and support those requirements by leveraging training teams and content.

  • Working experience with CRM systems, data warehousing and other analytic tools to establish detailed metrics for tracking purposes.

  • Prepare and give business reviews to the senior management team and customers.

  • Manage and support a pipeline of business associated with the Solution Providers.

  • Work closely with the partners to ensure they are successful using our web services, making sure they have the technical resources required.

  • Position AWS for internal use by the solution provider organizations.

  • Develop and execute required plans while supporting key internal stakeholders (e.g. management, service teams, legal, support, etc.).

  • Understand the technical requirements of our partners and work closely with the internal development team to guide the direction of our future products.

    Experience as a quota carrying technology field sales individual, or business development professional

  • Experience increasing technology adoption and creating long term transformational account strategies

    Experience working with and presenting to C-level executives, IT, and other lines of business

    Demonstrated success in identifying, developing, negotiating, and closing large-scale technology projects to Enterprise Customers

    Public Sector experience is not necessary for this role.

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience selling cloud solutions

  • Cross functional selling experience (Architect, Sales Engineer, Professional Services, Partner, and ISV)

    AWS Sales, Marketing, and Global Services (SMGS) is responsible for driving revenue, adoption, and growth from the largest and fastest growing small- and mid-market accounts to enterprise-level customers including public sector. The AWS Global Support team interacts with leading companies and believes that world-class support is critical to customer success. AWS Support also partners with a global list of customers that are building mission-critical applications on top of AWS services.

    This role is part of the Strategic UK Public Sector team, working on one of our largest and most complex accounts alongside a team of tenured account managers., Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice ( to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates.

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world's most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. We pioneered cloud computing and never stopped innovating - that's why customers from the most successful startups to Global 500 companies trust our robust suite of products and services to power their businesses.

    Work/Life Balance

    We value work-life harmony. Achieving success at work should never come at the expense of sacrifices at home, which is why flexible work hours and arrangements are part of our culture. When we feel supported in the workplace and at home, there's nothing we can't achieve in the cloud.

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