Associate Alliance Manager

Job Location(s) US-National
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/14/2022 11:50 AM)
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Perficient is investing in the growth of its Salesforce & Mulesoft practices and has opened a career opportunity for an Associate Salesforce & Mulesoft Alliance Manager. This role functions as a key advocate to both Salesforce and Mulesoft and is also Salesforce and Mulesoft's key advocate within Perficient. This role's overall goal is to work with the Salesforce & Mulesoft Alliance Leader to maintain and grow strong partnerships within the Salesforce ecosystem and establish this alliance as a key demand generation channel for Perficient. 

About Our Salesforce Practice: 


Perficient is both a top tier Salesforce Consulting Partner and a MuleSoft Premier Partner. As one of few implementation partners with dedicated practices supporting both platforms, we help our customers solve their toughest business challenges with innovative approaches.



Primary job duties and responsibilities:


  • Drive top of the funnel leads from and with the Salesforce & Mulesoft partner channels by building relationships between Perficient Business Development teams and Partner Field Sales Reps

  • Maintain and grow our partner status as a Salesforce & Mulesoft partner with Specializations, Go To Market & Delivery Champions, and Salesforce’s Navigator program

  • Maintain and track individual alliance performance metrics and measurements

  • Maintains appropriate level of communication with partner

  • Drive Salesforce & Mulesoft partner field engagement with key internal stakeholders

  • Support cooperation and knowledge of synergistic Perficient-supported platform partners and tools for Perficient sellers. (ISV's)

  • Identify, cultivate and drive new business opportunities that facilitate long-term growth through co-innovating, co-marketing and co-selling with Salesforce & Mulesoft

  • Work jointly with Salesforce & Mulesoft to identify mutually beneficial go-to-market opportunities, momentum, and business around company solution areas

  • Distribute Perficient services offers and program collateral through sales and alliance to the partner channel

  • Communicate Perficient news and wins to the partner community and conversely broadcast Salesforce & Mulesoft platform updates/programs to our sellers and delivery teams

  • Understand every aspect of both the Salesforce & Mulesoft partner programs and work to ensure Perficient meets and exceeds requirements

  • Support rep to rep alignment

  • Track and manage pipeline to identify opportunities to attach services to resell/consumption or vice versa
  • Manage GEO relationships
  • Work with Portfolio Specialists to evangelize the partnerships with account directors
  • Identify demand generation opportunities through field-level conversations and work with marketing to support in-territory initiatives
  • Collaborate with  Alliance Manager to execute on action items for strategic GTMs or cross-partner initiatives
  • Helps to identify and demonstrate business knowledge, practices, solution offerings and focus areas, and competitive differentiators. 


These are the minimum qualifications that are necessary for someone to be considered for the position.This is a growth role within Perficient, ideal candidate would have:




  • 2+ years of experience in Sales/Marketing/Channel supporting professional services/System Integrators/ISVs/Resellers. Prior Salesforce or Mulesoft Channel experience a plus
  • Highly developed social skills to maintain positive partner relationships at all levels of organizations
  • Self-starter with excellent time management skills and the ability to remain focused in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with Salesforce offerings and the Salesforce sales org structure is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, presentation, and organizational skills
  • Ability to learn and adapt quickly. Prefer strong analytical, sales, channel and/or marketing skills
  • Must be creative, resourceful, detail-oriented, and self-motivated to sell and drive revenue
  • Ability to travel up to 50%+

Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work. 



Perficient is a leading global digital consultancy. We imagine, create, engineer, and run digital transformation solutions that help our clients exceed customers’ expectations, outpace competition, and grow their business. With unparalleled strategy, creative, and technology capabilities, our colleagues bring big thinking and innovative ideas, along with a practical approach to help our clients – the world’s largest enterprises and biggest brands succeed.



At Perficient, we promise to challenge, champion, and celebrate our people. You will experience a unique and collaborative culture that values every voice. Join our team, and you’ll become part of something truly special.


We believe in developing a workforce that is as diverse and inclusive as the clients we work with. We’re committed to actively listening, learning, and acting to further advance our organization, our communities, and our future leaders… and we’re not done yet.


Perficient, Inc. proudly provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Perficient, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. Perficient, Inc. expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or covered veterans. Improper interference with the ability of Perficient, Inc. employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.


Disability Accommodations:


Perficient is committed to providing a barrier-free employment process with reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please contact us.


Disclaimer:  The above statements are not intended to be a complete statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential functions performed by the employee assigned to this classification.  Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time. 



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