Job CategoryCustomer Success Group
Job DetailsJob Description
The Success Manager leverages deep business and industry knowledge to partner with customers to help them accelerate business value and ROI from their investment with Salesforce. You will align at the executive level, building and maintaining strong relationships to help customers progress on their transformation journey. In this role, you will be responsible for helping customers achieve business value faster and progress on their journey towards becoming a Customer Company. This means helping them leverage Salesforce to transform their business, engage with their own customers in whole new ways. The end result is increased value, retention, customer satisfaction and ultimately expansion of the salesforce' s footprint.
Leverage our Customer Success Methodology and partner with customer executives to understand their objectives, assess their capabilities and prescribe recommendations to help them accelerate achievement of their business objectives and build a transformational vision
Focus on customer intimacy deliver business impact and innovation to a customer's business by truly understanding our customers' key business issues and opportunities
Build and nurture executive-level relationships across accounts to solidify our partnership and commitment to the customer while penetrating the account deeper.
Working collaboratively with the account team and Salesforce Execs, effectively network within accounts from the Executive-Level down, in order to help customers achieve their objectives
Evangelize the capabilities of Salesforce across all of our Clouds
Develop an understanding of typical business challenges faced by customers and common objectives to appropriately map Salesforce.com features and associated business benefits to address their needs
Identify risks to the customer achieving their stated business goals and work with the account team to build a risk mitigation plan or escalate as needed
When appropriate, recommend additional Salesforce Cloud Services needed to drive success
Serve as a customer advocate in driving industry best practices and the evolution of Salesforce.com product and platform functionality, courses and administrative services integral to the customer's success
8+ year of experience
BA/BS or equivalent
Ability to drive conversations at the executive level
Navigate customer organizational structures to identify and build relationships with executives and stakeholders who define the company's strategic objectives
Proven results working as a Trusted Advisor to drive business value for clients or stakeholders
In-depth knowledge of business processes (Sales, Marketing, Service, Support), business applications and automation
Strong knowledge of Salesforce product and platform features, capabilities, and best use
Ability to quickly grasp and distinctly explain technological and business concepts
PASSION: Passionate about Customer Success
THOUGHT LEADER: Strong point of view and executive presence. Confident, but not arrogant, great storyteller
URGENCY: Ability to move fast and drive business value and results
OHANA: Embodies Aloha culture: A team player that everyone enjoys working with and has a generous heart
TRUST: Trust the company's core values
ADAPTABLE: Excels in high levels of uncertainty and change
Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes's "World's Most Innovative Company" five years in a row and one of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" eight years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.
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