Global Partner Programs and Initiatives, Sr Program Manager, (MSP & GSI/SI) (Individual Contributor)

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Splunk is seeking a Senior Program Manager for our Channel Partner organization (individual contributor role). You will be responsible for the creation and management of partner programs through engaging with cross-functional teams across Splunk's entire portfolio of enterprise software, cloud services and applications and is responsible for ensuring timely, high-quality delivery of multiple concurrent projects.

This is an incredible opportunity to help enable the organization with high visibility amongst senior Partner leadership. This position reports to the Head of Global Partner Programs and Initiatives.


  • Define, build and execute enhancements to Partner+ Program track for Managed Service Providers (MSP) & System Integrators (GSI/ SI)
  • Craft and manage MDF incentive requirements across all partner types
  • Manage, grow and transform the Partner Program for MSP and GSI/SI globally
  • Model the return on investment for all program enhancements, pilots and new releases including Contra Revenue and OPEX funding
  • Build program partner relationships with market segment leaders
  • Track and Communicate Key programs project status/dependencies
  • Work with Partners and the Spunk partner organization to drive processes, identify adoption issues and improvement
  • Develop strategic relationships with top performing partners
  • Execute and launch activities associated with program updates (internal and external communication creation, PowerPoints, program guides, teamwork with Operations, Legal and other teams)


  • Minimum of 12 years of partners-related program management position
  • Current and deep knowledge with MSP and SI partners at the Global strategic and programmatic level
  • Recent & proven experience with MSP/SI Partners in a fast growing SaaS/Cloud and global enterprise software company
  • Strong Leadership skills and ability to influence
  • Strong communication, reporting and presentation skills to large groups of people
  • Current experience in a fast growing software enterprise or software vendor company
  • Demonstrate the ability to direct programs at the strategic level and possess the willingness to dig into the highly tactical program details.
  • Should have experience managing programs and projects driving the development of multiple, concurrent initiatives involving cross-functional groups.
  • You are a self-starter who can keep the extended team motivated and focused and you thrive in an extremely fast-paced, high-pressure, high-visibility role
  • Individual contributor

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