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Partnership Manager for China (Mandarin Chinese Speaker)

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Location: Riga, Latvia

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The Company 

James Berdigans, Founder and Executive Chairman of Printify
“Our mission is to build a platform that lets anyone, anywhere unlock their own personal freedom. The freedom to generate income, be your own boss, and set your schedule. So far we’ve seen more than 6 million people sign up to start their own eCommerce businesses with Printify. Because every order is made on-demand, there’s no risk to getting started, just a reward for putting in the work. We aim to put this power to build a business into the hands of every person who wants to create their own business.”

On September 9th, 2021, Printify announced that it has secured $50M in Series A funding led by Index Ventures, with participation from H&M Group, Virgin Group, founders of leading technology companies Wise, Vinted, Squarespace, RedHat, and the entertainment industry investors such as Will Smith’s Dreamers VC.
Printify will use this investment to further expand its marketplace and to hire the best talents available around the world.

The Role

As a Partnership Manager for China, you will play a pivotal role in researching, establishing, and managing relationships with suppliers, partners, and shipping carriers based in China. 

This role involves a combination of strategic planning, relationship management, and operational execution to drive revenue growth and optimize partner experiences. 

Proficiency in both English and Mandarin Chinese is essential.


Your responsibilities:

  • Supplier and Carrier Research:
  • Conduct thorough research to identify potential suppliers located in China.
  • Research shipping carriers operating from China to the US, EU, and other regions.

  • Business Exploration and Auditing:
  • Prepare for and undertake travel to China and other relevant countries to explore potential business opportunities.
  • Conduct audits of production facilities to ensure quality and compliance.

  • Relationship Management:
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with potential suppliers, partners, and shipping carriers.
  • Manage the assigned portfolio of Printify Production Partners and shipping carriers to drive revenue growth.

  • Understanding of Partners and Carriers:
  • Gain a deep understanding of each partner's business model, offerings, and pricing structure.
  • Understand shipping carriers' costs, service level agreements (SLAs), and different service levels.

  • Market Analysis and Strategy:
  • Stay updated on industry trends and recommend innovative and efficient strategies to drive revenue.
  • Run systematic processes to maintain partner relationships and maximize their revenue from the Printify partnership.

  • Programs and Campaigns:
  • Run partner programs, campaigns, and promotions within the assigned portfolio of Printify Partners.
  • Monitor technical support performance and recommend solutions to optimize partner revenue and experience.

  • Training and Support:
  • Train and support partners on all new product initiatives to enhance their ability to optimize revenue and experience.

  • Problem Identification and Solutions:
  • Proactively identify problems or inefficiencies through research and data analysis.
  • Propose effective solutions to enhance operational efficiency and partner satisfaction.

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration:
  • Collaborate effectively with other stakeholders and departments to ensure seamless execution of partnership strategies.
  • Requirements:

  • Fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese.
  • Proven experience in account management, partnership management, business development, or related roles.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally.
  • What we offer

  • Stock options so you own a part of Printify
  • Opportunity to work fully remote within EMEA time zones
  • Work from anywhere - our Printify Houses in Riga or Tallinn, your remote home office, or a co-working hub
  • Start your workday anywhere between 7 AM and 11 AM. As long as the job is done and you’re happy and healthy, you can adapt your workflow 
  • Apple MacBook laptop as your standard work equipment, covered by Printify
  • International relocation support for international candidates who wish to work in Riga or Tallinn
  • Access to mentorship, internal meetups, and hackathons both on-site and online
  • A learning budget for your professional development based on a position level and access to our book library
  • Health insurance or health insurance budget depending on your location and contract type
  • Paid health days whenever you need them without a doctor's note depending on your contract type
  • Extra paid days off for wellbeing as well as a celebration day of your choosing
  • Access to the in-house gym or gym allowance depending on your location and contract type
  • Joining Printify means joining an international company with an amazing team that has grown to over 500 people. At Printify, people from over 20 nationalities and with many different backgrounds are working together in our Riga office and around the world.   

    We play to win together, and we always strive for excellence. We want to achieve great things and make a meaningful change in our customers’ lives. Our customers are our most important asset and our compass in showing us the direction to go. We value a strong learning culture and are united by a growth mindset.  

    Words from our investors:  

    Richard Branson, Founder of the Virgin Group: “Entrepreneurial spirit runs through the Virgin Group, which is why I’m proud to support Printify. Both Printify’s vision and success story to date embed this special entrepreneurial spirit, which in turn has created a rapidly growing and robust e-commerce platform. Printify’s unique proposition helps people market their brands through customizable products, with no upfront investment. We’re excited to support its growth in the coming years.”  

    Elise Fahlen, Investment Manager at H&M CO:LAB: “With the world experiencing rapid growth in on-demand services, H&M Group is thrilled to have invested in Printify and the team behind it. The execution of the founder’s vision and their impressive success to date speaks not only to the scalability of the product but also in their ability to be a long-standing industry leader in this space.”  

    Dino Becirovic, Principal at Index Ventures: "Printify is the leading marketplace for on-demand manufacturing, offering the largest selection of products and print providers. They have removed all the barriers to product creation and enabled over 2 million creators to launch successful merchandise businesses at the push of a button. Over time, as more manufacturers come online and more methods become available, Printify will allow any creator to bring their wildest product ideas to reality.”