EMEA Field & Partner Marketing Director

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As the EMEA Field & Partner Marketing Director, reporting to the Sr. Director, EMEA Marketing, you will be responsible for developing a team of regional field and partner marketers, collaborating closely with EMEA Sales to drive rich engagement throughout the funnel. We are seeking a collaborative and data driven thinker who will lead marketing programs that drive net new and expansion pipeline, alignment and growth. A leader who will serve as the liaison for internal and external partners.


Coordinated marketing program execution:

  • Own regional activation of event portfolio for Splunk across EMEA
  • Partner with other marketing teams to maximise the entire marketing mix (digital, social, campaigns, customer, content, product marketing, partner marketing, marketing operations, AR, PR, brand, etc) across the region
  • Own strategy and execution for coordinated Partner Marketing programs across the region

Marketing plan/budget:

  • Own and manage the distribution of field marketing budget in alignment with regional priorities
  • Ensure quarterly budgets are used in quarter and maximised for demand generation and results

EMEA Marketing Leadership team:

  • Work closely and align with all Marketing functions (corporate marketing, product marketing, Global Events Marketing, Marketing Operations) to build integrated plans across regional activities
  • Communicate information/feedback from the field teams to other marketing functions

Partner with EMEA Demand Generation Team

  • Own the MQL target in the EMEA POR (Plan of Record)
  • Support the demand generation team to set strategy and meet their goals of SQL/SAL/Pipeline
  • Manage and develop the EMEA team of regional field and partner marketers
  • Get hands dirty and stuck in where needed

Represent EMEA marketing programs and needs with different partners and supporting functions:

  • Go to market groups
  • Product Marketing
  • Global Marketing Operations (theatre ops, global demand centre, DG ops, Audience Management)
  • Global Event Marketing
  • Corporate Marketing
  • Global Partner Marketing
  • The extended marketing leadership team


  • All-round teammate
  • Confidence and ability to communicate up, down and across the organisation
  • Flexibility to support changing priorities and communicate them to your team
  • Extensive proven experience in marketing enterprise software; IT-specific software a plus; BI or SaaS experience a plus.
  • Strong market knowledge, EMEA-wide experience a plus
  • A data-driven approach to planning and execution
  • Proficient within the different tactics used in the region to reach and attract our target audience
  • Deep experience working with Salesforce and Eloqua (or equivalent tools) to execute integrated demand generation programs and measure their efficiency
  • Have an end-to-end, hands-on approach to marketing activities and programs
  • Budget management experience
  • Experience with partner marketing planning and program execution
  • An outstanding teammate who has partnered successfully with sales and marketing teams
  • Track record of delivering marketing results with a strong analytical mentality
  • Managed event logistics from planning through follow-up
  • People management experience
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

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