Dell is a collective of customer-obsessed, industry-leading visionaries. At our core is a commitment to diversity, sustainability and our communities. We offer unparalleled growth and development opportunities for our team members. We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress, and we're committed to providing that technology to people and organizations everywhere, so they can transform the way they work and live.
Sr. Customer Advocate
As a Sr. Customer Advocate (CA), you are a key member of the EMC Customer Service Team who supports our largest and most strategically important customers.
As a Sr. CA you are assigned and responsible for a specific area, region, or division with site locations as specified in account service plan, builds relationships within account(s) to become a support services trusted advisor focused on the total customer experience and satisfaction. You leverage various EMC resources to ensure incident resolution, drive proactive activities promoting system health and customer satisfaction. You also provide detailed customer reporting using a cross section of services tools and applications. You are also expected to collaborate with EMC account teams to understand the business strategy and supports sales opportunities. You will also be responsible for the account management of multiple customers or sites with larger install bases.
Functions as the single point-of-contact for service activities, educates the customer on EMC service delivery, tools and interfaces.
Communicates relevant service updates and recommendations to both internal & external customers to ensure a level of compliance and performance
Collaborates with EMC resources and customer during escalations
Leverages big data analysis to provide customer environment insight and uses data to build a compelling account plan and strategy
Accountable for Change control management to ensure stability of environments
Works with the customer to proactively identify and resolve potential issues to achieve high system availability
Attends customer site frequently (at least two days per week) or as appropriate
Provides monthly and quarterly reports to proactively inform customer of overall account status, including ongoing service activities, recommendations for further risk mitigation, updates on incident solution and progress of upgrades and enhancements
Leads meetings with an executive level audience and articulates a forward thinking account plan
Builds and fosters a broad network across the customer and across EMC
Assists with and participates in project work
Assists in ensuring accuracy of service maintenance contracts billing
Builds key relationships and effective networks
Ability to influence cross functionally and in a matrix environment
Strong communication skills (written, verbal and listening)
Complex problem solving
Bachelors (Non Technical)
EMC Proven Professional Certification (desired)
ITIL Foundation (desired)
8+ years relevant experience (customer facing, large accounts, industry related) with a Bachelor's Degree.
6+ years related experience with a Master's Degree.
3+ years related experience with a PhD.
Or equivalent experience
Dell is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.]
Job Family: Product-Services Job ID: R71280