United Kingdom / Corporate & Business Development
Strategic Partnerships Manager
Developing innovative technologies to revolutionize the payments industry while helping customers transact in global marketplaces is not for the faint of heart. We have big goals and are looking for people to join our team who want to leave a legacy. Just as you are committing to do your best work, we are committed to making this the best place you’ve ever worked. It’s a partnership from the very beginning. If you are looking to step outside your comfort zone, learn new things, apply your skills, collaborate with brilliant people and have fun along the way, then you might be our next Yapster! We promise to provide you with an amazing journey along your career. At Yapstone, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees. Yapstone is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
As a Strategic Partnership Manager at Yapstone you will develop and maintain long-term sustainable relationships with our strategic technology clients, this will include our top 10 clients. Utilizing your internal and external relationships you will create business opportunities and develop sales strategies and service offerings that enable business and revenue growth. Strong account planning skills and project management skills are required in order to manage multiple opportunities and present account strategies to the Yapstone leadership team on growth opportunities. Collaboration with your extended business partners in technical account management, marketing, product and banking colleagues will be critical to the success of your client relationships. You will operate with the highest ethical standards, maintain a positive attitude and strive for excellence. As a member of the commercial team you will also be called upon to participate in cross-functional projects.
Manage the day-to-day relationships of our most demanding clients across Europe and the US
Consult with your clients on best practices for integrating payments into their software to create additional revenue lines of business
Develop and present account plans on a quarterly basis clearly outlining growth
Take business opportunities from conception to execution. Ability to negotiate business terms to maximize revenue
Lead planning and preparation of business reviews with clients
Participate in cross functional teamwork flows to maximize client penetration
A minimum of 5 year’s experience within acquiring/card processing
Super entrepreneurial, hands on, customer obsessed individual
High energy and a passion for overachieving goals
Marketplaces exposure is preferred
Highly polished individual that demonstrates a genuine interest in collaboration, innovation and improvement
Ability to establish and expand relationships with senior executives
Ability to manage multiple opportunities, budget planning, manage projects and utilization of relationship executive account planning tools
- We offer comprehensive health, dental, and vision wellness plans for you and your family with low employee premiums.
- You work hard every day to build the future of our company, so we’ll help you build your future with a 401(k) plan that features employer match.
- We encourage and support our teams to take time off to recharge and reboot because changing how the world pays is no easy task.
- We care about the community where we work. Through YapCares, you get 8 hours of paid volunteer time off each year to make a difference.
- Enjoy food, fun and camaraderie with breakfasts, dinners, snacks, social hours and events.
- A great location in the East Bay that is a reverse commute for many Yapsters, and we’re right across the street from BART.