KPMG Director, Alliances, Coupa in Houston, Texas
Business Title: Director, Alliances, Coupa
Requisition Number: 101456 - 90
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KPMG is currently seeking a Director to join our Business Development Organization.
Oversee the day-to-day relationship and activities of the Coupa alliance; direct the alliance management, enablement, and solution development; provide support for pipeline development and management; give direction to alliance marketing resources, and support ongoing marketing/demand generation activities
Manage the firm's participation in the alliance partners formal program including training, certifications, awards, software usage rights and opportunity registration; conduct alliance relationship mapping and drive progress on multiple leads, thereby increasing the size of the Alliance Influenced Pipeline
Drive partner-of-choice positioning with the alliance partner, govern and oversee all aspects of relationship between KPMG and Coupa alliance partner, coordinate and deliver joint business reviews with the alliance partner; provide the service networks with access to product management, development, support, and training resources from the alliance partner
Lead and drive the enablement of the alliance including completing the joint offerings, developing sales kits, client success stories, training, and communications plans; leverage these assets to identify and support lead management with the sales team; partner with member firms to drive recruitment, training, and enablement of resources
Spearhead the development and approval of a joint business plan, support the risk management process relating to alliance contracts and agreements, gain commitment, and engagement from affected individuals; review and communicate pipeline results and bookings reports
Coordinate and support global relationships with KPMG member firms and alliance partner, in support of general alliance operations and global sales opportunities; provide stakeholders with updates on the alliances partner's organization strategy and business performance
Minimum ten years of recent experience in professional services or consultative business development with at least two years of experience managing a strategic alliance within procurement
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Business or a related field or equivalent experience
Demonstrated success in building and nurturing win-win alliance relationships; strong networking and influence management skills that translate into building commitment and driving actions across organizational boundaries
Highly credible communicator with excellent organization and project management skills and track record of delivering result; candidate should be a self-starter who enjoys working in a fast-paced, collaborative, and high-growth environment
Experience working in or demonstrated understanding of the source-to-pay, contract lifecycle management and third-party risk management domains is beneficial
Ability to travel as necessary; up to forty percent
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future
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Los Angeles / Irvine / Seattle Salary Range: Low: $164100 - High: $309200
San Francisco Salary Range: Low: $182000 - High: $342900
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