Product Marketing Associate Proofpoint
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The Product Marketing Manager is expected to be an information governance expert as well as evangelist who has a commanding understanding of Proofpoint and competing technologies and know how they fit into end-to-end solutions that address the business and IT challenges of our customers. We?re seeking a hands-on , team oriented, go-getter, who is not afraid to get their hands dirty to make things happen.
This is a high-profile role requiring strong marketing and interpersonal skills, and the ability to clearly articulate competitive positioning in the market, create sales tools, and help to train and support sales, technical sales, and channel partners on Proofpoint?s services and competitive positioning. You will report to the Director, Product Marketing, and work with experienced leaders who've built and run some of the best-known companies in Silicon Valley.
We reward creativity and execution, and yet we also value a good sense of humor and believe in maintaining a work-life balance. Come join us as we build the next great SaaS company.
Development of sales enablement tools and materials
Direct sales support through training and in customer meetings
Evangelism of Proofpoint products and services to the sales organization, partners, and customers
Experience as a product manager, sales engineer, consultant or in a professional services organization highly desirable.
At least 2 years of experience at an infrastructure technology or enterprise software company, preferably with involvement in market-leading products.
Demonstrated ability to successfully work across teams.
Must be able to demonstrate both a passion for technologies and solutions, and a strong aptitude for business strategy. High energy and self-motivation are crucial.
A perspective on the right way to use Product Marketing to scale the company, and the initiative to make that perspective a reality.
Exceptional people, presentation, verbal and written skills
Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public earlier this year.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
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Sunnyvale, CA 94089
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