GM, Channel Partners & Solutions Consultants

The Trade Desk, New York, NY

A clearer view of digital advertising


The Trade Desk is leading the way to the future of marketing by changing how advertising is bought and sold. Working with the largest brands and agencies around the world, our technology platform helps consumers discover products they want by enabling advertisers to target and reach them on the right channels at the right time. 

Employees join The Trade Desk to discover opportunity, contribute to our customers’ success, and be part of building the future of marketing.  You’ll work with creative, compassionate, and collaborative colleagues that share a passion for making the internet better for all – a combination that simply can't be beat.

When you join The Trade Desk, you’re joining a family.  We have open space work environments, adjustable sitting/standing desks, and a celebrated open-door policy (at all levels) that can inspire out-of-the-box solutions and camaraderie among your coworkers.  The competitive compensation packages, full benefits, stock options, and additional discounted stock purchase opportunities, catered lunches, and offsite team building activities may cause slight to severe jealousy among your peers.


As the GM, Channel Partners & Solutions Consultants, you will create, drive, and lead our forward-leaning growth strategy and business plan for our Custom Solutions clients. This global leader will be responsible for creating and leading our Custom Solutions strategy through hiring and growing a team of Solution Consultants, identifying strategic areas of growth, and partnering closely with our product and engineering teams to create an impactful go-to-market global Channel Partner strategy


  • Create and lead alignment strategy and business action plan to grow our Custom Solutions team
  • Provide dotted-line, functional management to Enterprise Accounts Business Development representatives as well as Sales Specialists while providing Custom Solutions to Agency and Brand clients
  • Successfully recruit, train, and grow a high performing team in partnership with regional market leaders
  • Develop thought leadership positioning around TTD’s Custom Solutions
  • Identify areas of growth opportunity, including proactive client targets, industry trends, competitor intelligence, and participate in developing and closing our biggest, most strategic deals
  • Partner with Product Marketing and business teams to create and develop an impactful and successful go-to-market story
  • Partner with Product to identify Custom Solution client requirements and influence the strategic vision to support those needs
  • Work with our Product leader for Custom Solutions, to guide resources across Solution Architects, Product and Engineering to support delivery of custom client projects
  • Partner with Chief Strategy Officer to guide Technical Account Managers in the delivery of Custom Solutions projects


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 8-12+ years of experience sales management experience
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to speak with C-level clients
  • Proven ability to manage within a matrix environment, and collaborate across multiple departments
  • Experience working closely with Product and Product Marketing teams
  • Excellent track record building longstanding, consultative client relationships
  • Strong technical aptitude
  • Demonstrated ability to work both collaboratively and cross-functionally
  • Strategic thinker, consulting experience a plus


The Trade Desk does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of The Trade Desk. The Trade Desk is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

About The Trade Desk

The Trade Desk powers the most sophisticated buyers in advertising technology. Founded by the pioneers of real-time bidding, The Trade Desk has become the fastest growing demand-side platform in the industry by offering agencies, aggregators, and their advertisers best-in-class technology to manage display, mobile, and video advertising campaigns. The Trade Desk empowers buyers at the campaign level with the most expressive bid capabilities in market, full-funnel attribution, and detailed reporting that illustrates the consumer journey from initial impression to conversion. By maintaining a pure buy-side focus, The Trade Desk delivers on branding and performance for clients worldwide. OUR CLIENTS Our clients run the gamut from ad networks offering new services in RTB, data owners looking to leverage their information, agency trading desks, to the most sophisticated buyers in RTB. How did we, and do we, continue to gather our clients? By offering a full breadth of resources and support, shipping new product features each week, and, among other core innovations, building bidding tools that target a consumer one minute after they visit a website. We’re proud to be setting the stage for the future of online advertising.

The Trade Desk

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