Strategic Partner Management


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Seeking a mid-level Partner Manager to lead day-to-day interactions with high priority partners.  This role will be on the Niantic Business Development team and requires a candidate with attention to detail, promptness, excellent organizational skills, and professional relationship building. The ideal candidate should also possess entrepreneurial, strategic thinking and management-influence skills. You should also have the capability to build strong relationships and prior experience in managing C-level partners to successfully drive our various strategic partnerships. You should possess a keen understanding of legal contracts, be comfortable with deal negotiations and be adept at data processing and optimization.

Core Responsibilities

  • Manage Niantic’s partners and maintain partner relationships at executive levels and cross-functionally across Niantic and partner organizations.
  • Ensure partners are fulfilling their various obligations and Niantic is providing the required support for them to do so.
  • Ensure data and performance reporting are delivered on time.
  • Oversee day-to-day partnership management operations such as invoicing, performance reporting, and partner communications.
  • Understand and communicate partner challenges and growth opportunities.
  • Lead and contribute to deal renewals and negotiations.

Required Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree
  • 4+ years of work experience, ideally in a partner management or business development role
  • Deal-making experience
  • Excellent business acumen with problem solving and analysis skills
  • Extensive experience with data manipulation, reporting, and visualization using Excel
  • Experience working on a highly cross-functional team with the ability to manage complex projects with multiple stakeholders and multiple priorities
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, with experience in developing and delivering external partner-facing reports, updates, and presentations
  • Familiarity with location data a plus!

Join the Niantic team!

Looking for a new place to call home and build cool games? Niantic is looking for exceptional people to join our strong team and help build successful game apps. We are a hard working, fun, and exciting group who love what we do. We’ve launched games such as Ingress, a worldwide, real world game played by millions of people and downloaded more than 20 Million times, and Pokémon GO, which has broken records around the world and been downloaded more than 500 Million times. Originally formed at Google in 2011, we are now an independent company with a strong group of investors including Nintendo, The Pokémon Company, and Alsop Louie Partners.

We’re focused on building games that get people outside and exploring, enabling our players to have fun while visiting new places, learning about the world around them, and meeting new friends. We have offices located in San Francisco, Sunnyvale, Seattle, and Los Angeles and offer competitive salaries, stock options, medical / dental / vision coverage, and other benefits including daily lunch and outdoor adventures!

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