Sr. Sales Strategy Analyst, Business Development

Chicago, IL /
Chicago Headquarters – Business Development /
At Amount we have a thriving culture and possess a truly entrepreneurial spirit. We value innovation and individual voices, we are committed to active inclusion and diversity, and we support each other's growth. Most importantly, we’re always ready to hustle!

Do you have what it takes to help Amount rapidly grow?

The Sales Strategy Analyst is responsible for driving partnership growth for Amount, a business-to-business technology platform that enables financial institutions to provide enhanced digital experiences for their customers. Reporting to the Head of Sales Operations, the primary focus of the role will be to target and secure strategic partnerships with large financial institutions.

We are looking for a high energy individual who has a strong work ethic and the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with internal departments (including legal, compliance, product, technology and operations) as well as external partners. In this role, you will actively drive growth by identifying qualified prospects and forging relationships with key decision makers that result in strong partnerships.

What you will do at Amount:

    • Create marketing and presentation materials to support product and platform pitches
    • Evaluate pricing strategies and negotiate proposals with new partners
    • Manage due diligence and on-boarding of new partners
    • Coordinate with legal teams in drafting and negotiating contracts
    • Assist in initial product specification
    • Evaluate opportunities to expand existing partnerships through new products and feature sets
    • Conduct research on prospects, industries, competitors, organizations and conferences
    • Analyze industry, legal and business publications to remain aware of trends that may impact the channel and to identify promotional opportunities
    • Respond to RFPs/RFIs
    • Run point on other ad hoc projects as needed

Why you are a fit for Amount:

    • 1-3 years working product management, banking industry, consulting or other analytical role preferred (this includes internships as we are looking for someone with high energy, an inquisitive mindset and a self starter.
    • Bachelor’s degree preferred
    • Ability to handle and execute on complex projects in a fast-paced environment with minimum supervision and successfully meet established deadlines
    • Problem-solving and analytical skills
    • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • An inquisitive mindset and an openness to do things differently and more efficiently
    • Strong experience in Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel
About Us

Amount is a technology company focused on accelerating the world’s transition to digital financial services. We create technology experiences that help financial institutions better understand their customers while enabling them to live their best financial lives. We aim to make it easier for financial institutions to provide greater access and smarter tools, so everyone has the opportunity to tackle the financial challenges they face. Our technology is shaping the future of financial services by enabling our partners to better understand and serve their customers, and we are looking for talented team members to join us on the journey.

Our values:

Optimistic: We believe technology has the power to improve the financial lives of everyone. 
Teamwork: We make the best technology work for our clients by working together. 
Risk Aware: We understand the impacts of each and every decision we make in our high risk industry. 
Integrity: We work honestly and undivided in our commitment to make more possible. 
Eager: We are self-starters, fully engaged and committed to pushing great ideas forward quickly and responsibly.
Respectful: We honor diversity, value inclusion, and create an environment of belonging for people of all backgrounds. 
Committed: We are dedicated to the highest standard for our partners, their customers, and our people. 
Curious: We seek to understand the core of each problem, enabling us to find the right solution. 

Benefits and Perks:

In light of COVID-19, we have transitioned to working fully remote, within the United States, temporarily.  We will continue to work remote in accordance with the CDC and local health authorities' recommendations.  Please consider that this position will not be remote long-term and our expectation is that this individual will join us in our Chicago or LA office when it is safe to do so. Note: International work is not permitted at this time.

Enjoy each other's company over virtual happy hours, yoga and meditation sessions, lunch and learns, team demo days, game nights, and more!
Take the time you need when you need it through our Flexible PTO policy.
Save $$ on taxes by using our commuter and transit benefits! We also have a bike storage room available onsite.
Take advantage of our comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision coverage, 401(k), parental leave, HSA match, and an Employee Assistance Program.
Interested in having a stake in Amount? We offer a meaningful equity program.
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Short-term disability, long-term disability, and life insurance are options too!