Manager - Strategic Partnerships

Bangalore, India
Credit – Credit - Sales /
Full-time /
About PayU 
PayU, a leading payment and Fintech company in 50+ high-growth markets throughout Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, part of Prosus group, one of the largest technology investors in the world is redefining the way people buy and sell online for our 300.000+ merchants and millions of consumers. 

As a leading online payment service provider, we deploy more than 400 payment methods and PCI-certified platforms to process approximately 6 million payments every single day. 

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Role: Manager, Strategic Partnerships                                                           
Location: Bangalore

About the Role:

You will lead all product and distribution partnerships for PayU’s startup vertical. 
About the team:
The startups team at PayU is working with a vision to help each startup start easily and grow fast. We are building a set of products and services to help each startup in India and to capture 50% of the startups market share within 3 years. This can only happen if we are present wherever startups start from.
Excited yet? Continue reading to find out more about the role:

What you’ll be doing:

    • To partner with Venture Capital and private equity firms, Big-tech companies such as Amazon and Microsoft, governments, incubators and co-working spaces 
    • Planning GTM strategy with each partner to engage with all companies that originate from that partner
    • Owning partner penetration and P&L numbers 
    • Gather feedback from partners to help build better products and GTM plans at PayU

What are we looking for?

    •   Post Graduate with 3 - 6 years work experience in FinTech/Lending institutions
    •   Previous experience in driving Strategic Partnerships/Account management is preferred
    •   Strong knowledge about APIs (Application programming interface)
    •   A go-getter with with strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
    •   Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with internal stakeholders and external partners. 

What we offer (Standard)

    • A positive, get-things-done workplace
    • A dynamic, constantly evolving space (change is par for the course – important you are comfortable with this)
    • An inclusive environment that ensures we listen to a diverse range of voices when making decisions.
    • Ability to learn cutting edge concepts and innovation in an agile start-up environment with a global scale
    • Access to 5000+ training courses accessible anytime/anywhere to support your growth and development (Corporate with top learning partners like Harvard, Coursera, Udacity)

About us
At PayU, we are a global fintech investor and our vision is to build a world without financial borders where everyone can prosper. We give people in high-growth markets the financial services and products they need to thrive. Our expertise in 18 high-growth markets enables us to extend the reach of financial services. This drives everything we do, from investing in technology entrepreneurs, to offering credit to underserved individuals, to helping merchants buy, sell and operate online. Being part of Prosus, one of the largest technology investors in the world, gives us the presence and expertise to make a real impact. Find out more 

Our Commitment To Building A Diverse And Inclusive Workforce 
As a global and multi-cultural organization with varied ethnicities thriving across locations, we realize that our responsibility towards fulfilling the D&I commitment is huge. Therefore, we continuously strive to create a diverse, inclusive and safe environment, for all of our people, communities and customers. Our leaders are committed to create an inclusive work culture which enables transparency, flexibility and unbiased attention to each and every PayUneer so they can succeed, irrespective of gender, color or personal faith. An environment where every person feels they belong, that they are listened to, and where they are empowered to speak up. At PayU we have zero tolerance towards any form of prejudice whether a specific race, ethnicity, or of persons with disabilities or the LGBTQ communities.