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Affiliate Manager (English)

Cloud86 is looking for an Affiliate Manager to help us reaching our goal to grow in Europe. 
Are you interested in working for a young and ambitious startup in The Netherlands, that is about to expand internationally? Do you have an entrepreneurial mindset and are you (preferably) experienced in the hosting- and cloud industry? Reach out to us!

Vacancy: Affiliate Manager
Education: Bachelor/ University
Work experience: minimum of 3 years
Employment: Parttime or fulltime (20 - 40 hours p/w)
Location: Remotely (in The Netherlands) or office (Drachten)

Cloud86 is a young and ambitious startup, specialized in hosting- and cloud services. We were founded in 2019 and we focus on bringing entrepreneurs and (digital) agencies a blazing fast hosting performance, and we always want to outperform in customer service. Clou86 is an agile company and has great flexibility in delivering what our customers need: reliability and the best performance of their websites and applications. We currently are the number one rated webhoster in The Netherlands, and we are determined to maintain this position.

What Affiliate Manager are we looking for?

We have an ambitious growth strategy, and we want to help 100.000 customers achieving their online ambitions by the end of 2026. We will not limit ourselves to The Netherlands, and we will further expand throughout Europe. Affiliate marketing will be one of the key channels in this journey. We are looking for an Affiliate Manager that shares our ambition to grow fast, and has a clear understanding and plan how to approach this from an affiliate marketing perspective.

This is a new role within Cloud86, so that brings many opportunities. Start building and setup the internal (sales) processes, determine what tools we should use and market our affiliate proposition even better. Research and analyze which publishers potentially could add the most value and reach out to them and get them on board. You will build and maintain strong relationships with our affiliate partners. Are you the right person for the job?

We are looking for a full time employee, but are open for a temporary part time role as well (minimum 20 hours per week).

What will you be doing?

  • Do market research, identify and initiate new partnerships (acquisition) with publishers and influencers 
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with our affiliate partners
  • Run and test affiliate marketing campaigns with partners
  • Negotiate and help affiliate partners to ensure a positive ROI
  • Support our affiliate partners: share updates, provide sales collateral, and help them improve their campaigns
  • Track, analyze and optimize the performance of affiliate campaigns
  • Make forecasts and report on results and OKR’s

Our minimum requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in the affiliate marketing space
  • Experience with/ or a strong interest in hosting, cloud and/ or web services
  • Perfect spoken and written communication in English (native fluency in German, Spanish, Italian or French is an advantage)
  • Strong communication, writing and negotiation skills
  • Great analytical skills, a data driven approach 
  • Experience with tools like Post Affiliate Pro (or any other affiliate management platform), Datastudio, Google Analytics, Semrush, Moz CRM and pipeline management tools
  • Multitasking and good time management skills
  • An entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment
  • Passion about building and maintaining partnerships with affiliate publishers

What do we offer?

  • A lot of responsibility and freedom to grow our affiliate marketing efforts throughout Europe
  • A competitive salary, based on education, your network and experience
  • 25 days of annual leave
  • A budget for external training and courses
  • Free lunches at our office
  • Work remotely within The Netherlands & at our office in Drachten
  • An informal but professional tech culture
  • Work for an independent company, we are privately owned 
  • A pension scheme
  • Travel allowance

Do you want to apply?

Are you excited to work together with us in achieving our growth ambitions, are you flexible and do you want to make a difference? Wait no further, we are looking for you! We would like to get to know you, please send your CV and motivation to and we will contact you shortly.


Acquisition to this vacancy is not appreciated.

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