Partner Marketing Manager - Acquirer Solutions

  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind – making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision and the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team. As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa’s sponsorships, including the Olympics and FIFA™ World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, and excellence throughout the world. If you have a passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience and security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team and find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be.

Job Description

The Marketing Manager leads the marketing effort to drive adoption of CyberSource solutions sold through our acquirer channel under their brand. You will develop joint go-to-market programs, business-value messaging, and solution-level materials. We are seeking a B2B marketing professional with a passion for “engineering” a buying/sales cycle and building industry reputation to deliver consistent and efficient prospect engagement and sales close, spanning the entire length of the buyer’s journey.


  • Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree or equivalent 

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • 7-10 years of work experience and a Bachelor’s Degree or

  • 6 years of work experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or

  • 3 years of experience with a PhD.

  • 10-15 years of product or solutions marketing experience, preferably in enterprise software, BPM, SaaS, Professional Services, or IT industries. Payment services experience strongly desired

  • Demonstrated ability to assume “business leadership” for CyberSource marketing (championing function/role/objectives), instill passion and appreciation for the true art and science of the marketing/sales messaging and enablement process throughout the buyer’s journey

  • Strong writing, analytical and presentation skills. Ability to understand complex processes and technologies, and translate into simple concepts (written, graphical, architectural, and verbal). Strong command of Word, PowerPoint and Excel applications. Command of systems like Eloqua, Salesforce, & Tableau a plus

  • Story telling. Demonstrated ability to develop impactful, fact-based, sales-usable product and value proposition stories (requires strong analytical and creative thought processes). Has ability to “see” the unseen story, and generate story from disparate pieces.

  • Ability to think strategically and develop go-to-market plans, with a willingness to roll up your sleeves and develop high-quality tools, collateral, presentations to execute your vision

  • Demonstrated strong agency management and coordination skills

  • Proven success in launching products/services and driving more sales

  • Strong communications skills (written, translating messages into graphic concepts, verbal)

  • Strong buyer journey and sales enablement orientation—message, buying-cycle-savvy, understanding of sales methodologies, customer business process focused, effective tools/proof

  • Demonstrated expertise/attention to analyzing and managing closed-loop marketing/sales processes

  • Familiarity with eCommerce business process/order management processes and technology desired



  • Essential Functions

  • Manage marketing budget to generate the agreed ROI

  • Provide input around roadmap based content -  on buyer journey specific to target market

  • Design and develop partnership-specific content, tools and resources (whitepapers, presentations, webinars, surveys, ROI tools, benchmarking tools, etc.) required at each point in buying cycle (for demand offers and sales enablement).

  • Manage reviews for localization requirement

  • Monitor win/loss results and drive changes to selling methodology/ message to optimize results

  • Arm Sales with buying stage-relevant tools, training, and messaging necessary to successfully advance the sale from stage to stage

  • Maintain Sales readiness by providing ongoing support and training on “how to sell” solution (working in conjunction with Sales Ops)

  • Develop and engage with agencies content and stories in support of plan

  • Act as CyberSource point of contact or SME to address interviews, briefings, etc.

  • Manage agency performance to plan

  • Develop GTM plan

  • Coordinate, strategize and maintain digital marketing channels: web and social media

  • Liaise with agency to develop ongoing plans and content calendars, coordinate with regional teams to manage ongoing digital marketing efforts

  • Execute marketing programs in alignment with partnership requirements and over-arching Acquirer Solutions  strategy

  • Coordinate events and workshops in target market


Additional Information


  • Physical Requirements

    This position will be performed in an office setting.  The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers, reach with hands and arms, and bend or lift up to 25 pounds.

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.

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