VMware Success Director - Telco - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Boston, Massachusetts
Strategic Success Executive
Before you apply, ask yourself…
Do you have 15+ years of customer success and/or enterprise account management experience in SaaS organization with a proven track record of successfully managing complex customer relationship in technology?
Are you a recognized solutions expert with deep knowledge of VMware products and integrated solutions?
Can you ensure best-in-class execution; Develop and implement changes in both the customer's and VMware's operations systems that directly add value?
Are you a recognized leader in Customer Advocacy?
Looking for a candidate with deep expertise and passion within the Telecommunications industry, who can manage and drive a portfolio of work.
The Strategic Success Executive serves as trusted expert, driving a cross-functional, unified customer experience for our high-touch, transformational engagements with our Global and Enterprise customers. As such, this is a is a critical role in delivering and orchestrating a premium personalized experience, with harmonized digital and in-person engagements across the entire customer journey. We are looking for a customer-obsessed professional who can enabling customers to rapidly and successfully onboard, adopt our advanced products and technology and realize business value. This role will manage between 1-2 enterprise customer accounts.
Partner with customers to define desired business outcomes, focusing on maximizing value realization across the VMware portfolio
With the customer, jointly develop customized Success Plan and Health Scorecard which includes onboarding and journey milestones and agreed upon metrics to measure value delivered to the customer
Guiding customer along success pathways, and recommend accelerators where needed
Leverage Success Plan to monitor onboarding milestones, and ensure customers are tracking towards value outcomes
Establish ongoing cadence for account meetings with the customer, and orchestrate internal resources to progress toward achieving key milestones
Consolidate customer insights across the account to measure value realized, discuss potential roadblocks and track milestone achievement
Proactively monitor customer health, identify expansion opportunities and mitigate renewal risk
Identify opportunities to optimize customer’s use of solution and remove any known inefficiencies in deployment of VMware solutions
Manage incident and account escalations, engaging and aligning appropriate resources to drive toward resolution
Anticipate future customer needs and proactively reach out to resources at VMware to address them
Provide account team with insights into renewal opportunities based on interactions with customer
Manage closed loop feedback process, socialize customer insights and action plan with internal engagement team
Grow relationship with customer from client to advocate, and support advocacy efforts on behalf of VMware
Provide thought leadership to the customer success program in VMware and support development of call to action
Mentoring of Core CSM team members to support their development and assist with account challenges
15+ years of customer success and/or enterprise account management experience in SaaS organization with a proven track record of successfully managing complex customer relationship in technology
Recognized solutions expert with deep knowledge of VMware products and integrated solutions
Deep experience working with the Telecommunications industry as a customer, who can manage and drive a portfolio of work.
Robust inter-personal skills and builds strong, lasting relationships within accounts, internally and becoming a Trusted Advisor to the C-Suite
Ability to lead business cases development that outlines value to customers
Develops best practices to identify and proactively solve potential process or executional challenges
Ensures best-in-class execution; Develops and implements changes in both the customer's and VMware's operations systems that directly add value
Proven record of leading teams dealing with significant and unique challenges to resolution.
Recognized leader in customer advocacy
Previous working experience with Gainsight and SalesForce a strong plus
Experience in change management, decision making, planning, and process/business transformation
Bachelor's Degree preferred
“This job requisition is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsored by VMware.”
Category : Sales
Subcategory: Services Sales
Experience: Business Leadership
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-04-01
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