State Street Client Relationship Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts

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Assist Relationship Executive (SVP) in effectively managing assigned relationships by providing a range of internal and external client support functions. The role includes researching clients, preparing presentations, fee preparation, coordinating GRM and Sector Sales requests/needs in a timely and accurate fashion and providing management/oversight of GRM related projects.

  • Strategize with assigned Relationship Executive (RE) and senior management to determine yearly revenue opportunities and strategy against that plan.
  • Identify key opportunities and track progress against goals set.
  • Work directly with the assigned Relationship Executive on all aspects of territory management.
  • Maintain client strategy documents, including key contacts, governance models and tracking of revenue producing initiatives.
  • Coordinate across a virtual team for all aspects of service delivery, client events and revenue opportunities.
  • Track follow-up action items from client meeting and lead a virtual team in reviewing progress against assigned actions.
  • Participate in “Deal Teams” in support of all new business development activities
  • Prepare fee schedules.
  • Assist in the coordination and timely delivery of RFI responses.
  • Work with clients in ensuring attendance at upcoming industry events, State Street sponsored events and other client facing initiatives.
  • Act as a point of contact in assuring clean client data and meeting notes are entered into SalesForce360 for the assigned client relationships.
  • Provide backup and serve as an in house resource to RE.
  • Provide for internal and external back-up coverage to the RE.
  • Able to assist with and respond to requests for information from clients.
  • Provide oversight of projects/deals currently underway.
  • Coordinate pipeline initiatives along with Sector Sales.

  • BS Degree (Finance, Accounting, Technology, Marketing, pref.).

  • Must be self-starter who is comfortable interfacing with customers junior staff through senior executive level contacts.
  • Strong desire to continuously learn about our business to achieve an understanding of our business goals, objectives, platforms and services.
  • Possess strong research skills and organizational skills to manage the strategic. development and tactical execution of client strategy plan.
  • Demonstrate aptitude at persuasive and concise writing and presenting.
  • Bring a fresh perspective and critical thinking.
  • Take initiative to create results – set up meetings, pick up the phone, lead a virtual team.
  • Performance driven; competitive, aggressive, winning attitude, resilient.
  • Good listening and planning skills, strong critical reasoning and attention to detail.
  • Hungry for knowledge – must be credible in front of clients.
  • Leadership skills – need to rally internal resources and lead team of non-direct reports.
  • Proven ability to work independently and meet deadlines in a cyclical work environment.
  • Strong people skills; display strong interpersonal skills and communication abilities needed to work with various cross-division teams.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint and Excel (VLOOKUP and Pivot tables).


Boston - MA - USA

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Job Title: Client Relationship Specialist

Job ID: 159193

Full/Part Time: Full FTE

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Location: US-MA-Boston