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Business Group Overview
The Business Leader Merchant Director has the responsibility for managing Visa's Merchant Sales & Solutions (MS&S) strategic team in Chile. (Merchant & CyberSource Managers) His / Her primary focus will be managing our Acceptance Plan & deepening Visa's relationship with key strategic merchants & acquirers & broadening Visa's footprint across all channels, including face to face, online & mobile.
The Merchant Director will be responsible for a diverse portfolio of Key Merchant Clients in Chile & is also responsible for the strategy of targeting this key merchants by verticals & is owner of end to end relation with the client. This role is key to our Merchant portfolio growth & development in the region.
He/ She will be in charge of the relationship with the clients with special attention to
improve the use & adoption of our ecommerce payments, fraud & payment
security solutions to be the primary point-of-contact & trusted advisor to
This is a direct client-facing role.
He / She needs to be a proven leader in sales & client management portfolio.
Position will be located in Santiago de Chile, Chile
The role is required to work in conjunction withthe LAC Hub & Global MSS Organization to learn & transfer best practice learning to support the implementation of merchant initiatives in Southern Cone. The role must establish & foster strong relationships with both external & internal stakeholders at all levels of staff.
1.Increase Merchant Sales Volume (MSV) in traditional & emerging merchant segments & global/local strategic merchants
2.Serve as the primary relationship manager for key strategic merchants
3.Drive digitization led growth, with a focus on contactless acceptance, ecommerce & QR
Drive cross border amplification, by increasing card acceptance in key tourist destinations at selected Merchant Categories
4.Develop greater awareness & support of merchant acquiring & direct relationships with key merchants
5.Participate in the development of merchant development activities
1.Lead the strategic team for Merchants & CyberSource to achieve Chiles annual targets.
2.Drive Visa's acceptance strategy in digitization led growth, with an added focus of increasing card acceptance in key merchants in the region
3.Actively promote best practices, education & sales efforts with merchants & clients related to Visa Acceptance.
4.Successfully translate strategies into specific objectives & action plans, aligning efforts with other key Visa s team in Merchants & CyberSource.
5.Establish & foster relationships with clients & internal stakeholders at all levels of staff
6.Ensure a sound & healthy working relationship with the key merchants & payment intermediaries in the region in both traditional & new merchant segments.
1.Experience: at least 15+ years & relevant experience in Merchant Business, Fintech developments, financial intitutions & retail business
2.Understanding of the payments business
3.Proven ability to deploy, mentor & manage business development
4.Working knowledge of payments network & processing service
5.Knowledge of the full breadth of acceptance & other products & services
6.Demonstrated ability to meet or exceed business development quotas in payment industry or technology services, or related industries
7.Sales & Relationship management skills
8.Financial Transaction processing knowledge
9.Good oral & written communications (Spanish & English)
10.Experience in delivering strategies in the industry within Chile
Visa is an EEO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines & applicable local law.