Senior Analyst Relations Manager

Microsoft Corporation Redmond , WA 98053

Posted 3 months ago

Are you looking to leverage your strategic talent and unleash your full potential as a communications pro? Analysts are recognizing Microsoft's leadership in what is one of the most exciting and talked about spaces in technology today the modern workplace. Come join an amazing analyst relations team and represent our Microsoft Teams and Content and Collaboration business.

Since Microsoft Teams announced general availability in March 2017, the hub for Teamwork has seen tremendous momentum, making it one of the fastest growing apps in Microsoft history! Representing Microsoft's Content and Collaboration business are SharePoint, OneDrive, Yammer and Stream four fundamental services helping organizations across the planet to achieve more.

The way people work is transforming, and Microsoft is working to continuously innovate and deliver powerful communication and collaboration services to ensure all our customers can achieve their goals. With your help, Microsoft can deliver powerful, impactful end-user experiences that affect how individuals connect, communicate and collaborate to get work done every single day!

As our Senior Analyst Relations Manager for Microsoft Teams, Content and Collaboration, you have a passion for the customer experience, modern workplace trends, communication and collaboration technologies and understand the power of the cloud. You love driving strategy, building relationships, collaborating with partners across the company and appreciate the power of a team. You are optimistic, willing to try new approaches, have the desire to learn and the resilience to press on.

  • Undergraduate degree in communications, marketing or information technology.

  • 5+ years of technical communications, AR, and/or marketing experience

  • 5+ years of hands-on technology experience as a power user, tech hobbyist, IT or developer capacity, or demonstrated capacity to get hands-on with technology and learn, quickly.

  • Strong relationship building and management skills.

  • Excellent communications, writing and project management skills

  • Broad marketing and or technology program management experience preferred

  • Experience in the communication (Telecom) and/or collaboration industry is a plus!

  • Candidates should have a proven track record of cross-group collaboration, the ability to influence executives, corporate and field teams, business maturity and grace under pressure.

  • Passionate, results-driven and organized approach, with an attention to detail. A self-starterwith the ability to work independently and in ambiguous and changing environmentswho can create and deliver strategic plans, including an ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects effectively driving to measurable results.

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Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

  • Strategically engage with analysts to bring insights to Microsoft strategies.

  • Successfully manage key research instruments such as Gartner Magic Quadrants and Forrester Waves, as well as analyst articles, blogs and social content.

  • Think beyond product capability; collaborate across teams and integrate customer success to help educate and influence analysts' understanding and perceptions of our solutions (Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Yammer and Stream)

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Senior Analyst Relations Manager

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