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Partner Sales Bus. Dev. Mgr, Analytics & Insights (Thousand Eyes)

Cisco Systems Inc.
Herndon, VA 20170

The Global Partner Organizations Enterprise Networking & Cloud Partner GTM team is a collection of high performing experts who develop globally scalable channel go-to-market strategies focused on:

  • Identifying, developing and optimizing route to market opportunities
  • Capturing partner mind/wallet share through enablement, incentives and practice building
  • Building an extended ecosystem capable of delivering customer outcomes
  • Representing thought leadership externally and the voice of the partner internally to various Cisco functions including, but not limited to, Business Units and WW Sales.

As a result of our work, Cisco is better equipped to:

Specifically, this role requires leading Ciscos Intent Based Networking Channel GTM for the recent acquisition of Thousand Eyes. In the short term, this SBDM will help drive the integration of Thousand Eyes and in the long term develop a holistic GTM based on Analytics & Insights across full stack visibility technologies.

What You'll Do
The GPO Intent Based Networking Thousand Eyes SBDM will be responsible for creating global strategy and associated activities to build and enhance Ciscos channel partner practices related to Intent Based Networking technologies. This SBDM will work cross-functionally with business units, marketing, finance, sales teams, regional channel teams and other subject matter experts across Cisco to:

  • Understand business & technical uses cases that increase partners investment in Cisco
  • Prioritize partner projects and influence where to invest for the greatest ROI
  • Develop a point of view on financial impacts, business trends, and new partner opportunities
  • Evangelize partners as a critical RTM and help update assets for partner consumption
  • Create enablement and practice building frameworks
  • Develop and/or influence budget proposals and business cases
  • Be a central point and proactively interlock best practices / case studies across regions
  • Interface with internal stakeholders and external partner key contacts
  • Be a channel subject matter expert for relevant acquisition integrations
  • Understand offer roadmaps and insert the partner perspective into new product introductions
  • Regularly interlock with field sales/channel teams to uncover new strategic needs and subsequently execute those via pilots, and lead Tiger Teams to drive those initiatives.


Who We Are Looking For

While candidates are not required to have all of these experiences/skills, the ideal candidate skill set will include:

  • Excellent intellectual and analytical skills - ability to structure problem statements and be the catalyst for uncovering new ways to solve problems. Prior management consulting, business development, or strategy & planning experiences are desired.
  • Experience in field sales roles (e.g. direct, channels)
  • A keen understanding of relationship development and influence in highly matrixed environments
  • Financial aptitude with Excel business case modeling and/or budget development
  • Experience in designing/driving complex projects, programs and processes at scale
  • An understanding of strategy, industry, and market concepts (e.g. TAM, Competition)
  • Comfortable in a remote team working environment; self-motivated and results-oriented
  • Strong communication and presentation skills an ability to graphically represent new ideas and concepts to executive leaders
  • Report directly to the Director of Intent Based Networking Partner GTM within Ciscos Global Partner Organization
  • Subject matter, and technical expertise in relevant Cisco solutions
  • Education:
    • BS/BA or equivalent in a related field
    • Top MBA is strongly preferred


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Posted: 2020-11-20 Expires: 2021-01-03

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