Director of Channel Sales

The Commio Director of Channel Sales will be the keystone in expanding the channel program for the organization. The successful candidate must be well experienced in a fast-paced, channel sales environment targeting the communications and SaaS spaces.


  • Headquartered in Raleigh, Commio fuses the skill, industry experience, and vision that is pioneering the CPaaS industry.
  • With double-digit revenue growth, Commio is one of the Best Places to Work in Triangle Business Journal.
  • If you want to help shape the future of this fast-growing business and join one of the area’s best places to work, become a Commodore today!


  • Channel Account Management/Direct Selling experience with a proven track record of success of quota attainment and YoY quota growth with Channel accounts
  • 10+ years in a technology sales role with at least 3 years as a channel director focused on enterprise, Contact Center, and/or SaaS space
  • Established book of direct and master agent relationships in the enterprise, Contact Center, and/or SaaS space
  • Demonstrated understanding of partner sales models
  • Strong cross-functional leadership and excellent communications skills to drive consensus across groups both internally and within the Channel/Partner organizations
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and can clearly and effectively articulate the value of our products
  • Strong communication and organizational skills with the ability to engage with all levels of a partner organization
  • Results-oriented and effective in customer situations comprising senior-level management
  • Strong business planning skills and proven ability to execute and deliver a defined plan
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Ability to travel

Job Duties

  • Develop strategic short-term and long-term plans for recruiting new partners in the communications, enterprise, and SaaS spaces
  • Manage channel sales efforts for voice, text messaging, and API solutions through agents and affiliates
  • Responsible for all critical communication with partners
  • Plan, schedule, and perform all partner training initiatives which may require travel
  • New partner onboarding
  • Coordinate channel marketing communications with Commio marketing team
  • Oversee implementation of partner management portal
  • Build positive working relationships with channel partners across verticals to maximize product sales
  • Develop strategic relationships with partners
  • Manage existing partners and recruit new partners for sales growth
  • Coordinate with partners to identify key sales opportunities to generate revenue
  • Provide product training to partners to drive adoption of our products across a wide range of verticals
  • Resolve partner related issues and sales conflicts in a timely fashion
  • Develop and review sales proposals with partners
  • Work closely with marketing, sales, engineering, and product management teams to deliver partner-specific sales and marketing plans to increase selling efforts on key objectives
  • Manage daily sales activities with partners to achieve revenue objectives
  • Assist in product placement and promotional activities to increase sales
  • Perform partner reviews and recommend improvements
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills


  • Ambitious, hard-working, and process-oriented
  • Passionate about selling technology that solves real-world problems
  • Clear understanding of how to drive incremental revenue
  • Must demonstrate both personal integrity and the ability to exercise good judgment
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-moving environment, to prioritize effectively to think big picture, and to use good judgment in resolving difficult issues
  • Ability to perform job functions independently with limited supervision, manage business while achieving a high level of customer and partner satisfaction, and work independently in a dynamic sales environment
  • Passion, commitment, and drive for success working in a remote team environment

Why Apply?

  • Be part of a growing company: double-digit year-over-year growth.
  • This is an excellent opportunity to expand our channel program and be a key driver of its growth and success.
  • We have an open and nurturing environment, where we learn new things every day and collaboration is required.
  • Our company core values are: transparency, partnership, integrity, diversity, playful & competitive, respect.


  • All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disbility or protected veteran status.

Commodore Benefits & Perks

  • 100% paid medical for employees
  • 401K with company match, fully-vested upon enrollment
  • Medical & dependent care FSA
  • Competitive compensation
  • Responsible Time Off (PTO) + 10 paid company holidays
  • Paid parental leave for both adoptive and birthing parents
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • First Friday’s catered lunch
  • Third Wednesday’s birthday & work anniversary recognition
  • Friday afternoon happy hours
  • Company-wide volunteer days
  • Quarterly company socials
  • Annual holiday party
Job Category: Sales
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Remote

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