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Channel Account Manager - Northeast

Sales

New York, New York | New York City, New York | Hartford, Connecticut | Newark, New Jersey


Channel Account Manager

Cyber Security is a big deal. It’s in the news, growing rapidly, a critical tool for every company, and our specialty. 

Imperva is a cybersecurity leader that delivers best in class solutions to protect data and applications on-premises, in the cloud, and across hybrid environments.

Our customers include leading enterprises, government organizations, small businesses, and service providers.

Why Imperva?  We have experienced the following growth and achievements:

  • Grew revenue 11% to $355 million in 2018
  • Selling to over 6000 customers worldwide
  • 500 partners in 100+ countries worldwide
  • Imperva has been in the Leader’s Quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for 5 straight years
  • Imperva is also a leader in the Forrester Wave for DDoS Services with the highest score in the “current offering” category

Opportunity: 
Imperva is looking for an experienced Channel Account Manager to join the Global Sales team. Imperva is a pioneer and leader of a new category of business security solutions for critical applications and high-value data in the data center. Thousands of the world’s leading businesses, government organizations, and service providers rely on Imperva solutions to prevent data breaches, meet compliance mandates, and manage data risk. 

The Channel Account Manager (CAM) is responsible for the recruitment, development and management of the business relationships with Reseller and Distributor partners. The successful CAM will work in tandem with Security Engineers and Regional Sales Managers to successfully develop and service all partners and prospects within their respective geography/territory. They will also collaborate with the Channel and Field Marketing team on programs and events designed to promote Imperva’s products and service offerings and drive revenue to Imperva through partners. 

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Manage, prospect, qualify and develop key relationships with existing and/or potential partners, within assigned territory, specifically with partner decision makers and Sr. Executives including maintaining a sales strategy based on revenue commitments.
  • Keeps informed on new products, services, and other general information of interest to partners.
  • Remains current on customer business opportunities, existing business conditions, future prospects, active measurements, and competitive issues; regularly briefs Imperva management on status, prospects, and current needs of top partners.
  • Leveraging SFA tools such as Salesforce.com, keeps records and generates reports on all phases of activities, including Partner Account Plans and forecasts.
  • Participates in varied sales activities requiring perseverance, preparation, ingenuity, and responsibility.

Qualifications:

  • Dynamic, high energy sales professional with a minimum of 5-7 years experience in Channel Sales and solution selling, working within a manufacturer specifically in Data Security or Enterprise Security Software required.
  • BA/BA degree in business, marketing or software engineering.
  • Demonstrated experience developing Reseller and Distributor Channels required; experience with Federal Channels and large National Distributors a plus.
  • Self-disciplined and self motivated; ability to work successfully in a remote/field environment.
  • Understands and manages all phases of the sales cycle and channel role in the process.
  • Accurately forecasts all regional business utilizing Salesforce.com.
  • Demonstrated ability to exceed quarterly quota.
  • Articulate and strong presentation skills.
  • Experience with Salesforce.com.

Our Company:
Imperva is the cybersecurity leader whose mission is to help organizations protect their data and all paths to it. Customers around the world trust Imperva to protect their applications, data and websites from cyber attacks. With an integrated approach combining edge, application security and data security, Imperva protects companies through all stages of their digital journey. Imperva Research Labs and our global intelligence community enable Imperva to stay ahead of the threat landscape and seamlessly integrate the latest security, privacy and compliance expertise into our solutions. Learn more on the Imperva website or company blog, and follow Imperva on LinkedIn and Twitter.


Benefits:

Imperva offers a competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, flexible time off and more. It’s an exciting time to work in cybersecurity. Learn about Imperva products and services at www.imperva.com and career opportunities at www.imperva.com/careers


Legal Notice:

Imperva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, protected veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



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