Manager, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Solution Development
Do you know how to find the right software solutions? So do we.
You understand the nuts and bolts of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems and how to use your knowledge and communication skills to connect with clients and colleagues.
CRM is at the heart of everything you do. Whether you're working with your development team or collaborating with your clients, your energy, knowledge and organizational skills encourage and develop the people around you.
About the job
As Manager of CRM Solution Development, you play an essential role in developing effective systems to help your clients track their customer engagement, sales, service, marketing and retention. You're as comfortable working with your team as you are designing technical solutions and measuring the effectiveness of a project.
Day to day, you will:
Enable the design of conceptual architecture and technical solutions
Use key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure and test the quality of projects
Encourage and support your team in defining technical, operational and user requirements
Oversee the timely and effective resolution of client issues
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure consistent, positive client interaction, including managing offshore teams
Support sales activities
Travel as needed
You're likely to have at least five years of CRM experience and a Bachelor's degree in a field such as information technology, business technology or engineering.
Your skills and experience include:
Excellent client management skills
Experience leading large complex technology projects
A background in managing global CRM teams and working with offshore teams
Excellence in communicating and presenting complex information to technical and non-technical stakeholders
Working independently with minimal supervision
Understanding common industry-standard business practices supported by CRM
Extensive experience with CRM or other business management software, especially Microsoft Dynamics
Experience with Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) environments, Microsoft SQL Server, HTML, Microsoft ASP, Microsoft .NET, etc.
Basic understanding of relational databases
Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 27,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.
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