Partner Manager - Water

Esri   •  

Redlands, CA

5 - 7 years

Posted 263 days ago

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At Esri, our partner managers build stronger relationships with systems integrators and business partners to collaboratively co-sell and promote the adoption of Esri’s ArcGIS platform.

We invite you to use your entreprise sales and partner management experience to increase revenue, drive Esri’s presence in the Water sector, and identify key partner solutions. You will work closely with the Water team and Esri’s distributor network to help partners take full advantage of our technology and market presence.


  • Collaborate with partners. Work with Esri business development leads to develop sales and marketing plans for partners. Assist business partners in closely aligning their development, marketing, and sales plans with Esri’s goals and objectives.
  • Drive opportunities. Actively seek sales opportunities with existing partners and systems integrators. Help align the needs of sales teams with partners’ capabilities. Leverage the CRM to manage opportunities and drive the buying process.
  • Deliver results. Engage select partners in crafting and executing go to market plans. Assist business partners in defining/refining Esri-based solutions and offerings. 
  • Be a strategic leader. Help drive the Esri Partner Network’s business goals and procedures. Attend key events to recruit new business partners as well as interact with partners already in our network.


  • 5+ years of experience selling enterprise software, preferably in the water and/or GIS industry
  • Experience with a business partner network and systems intergrators
  • Outstanding negotiation skills
  • Experience creating and managing sales and development plans at multiple levels including individual partners, national accounts, and across industries
  • Established experience in channel management and/or business partner development and ability to develop, articulate, and execute an industry channel strategy
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 50%
  • Bachelor’s or master’s in engineering, business administration, marketing, management, or a related field, or equivalent work experience, depending on position level

Recommended Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the ­­­water industry
  • Aptitude to grasp the “big picture” vision across a wide range of industries
  • Ability to concurrently manage several dissimilar projects across disciplines