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Customer Success Manager, DACH

At Hearsay Systems, we are passionate about our customers. Customer success is more than an aspiration – it’s one of our core values. An unwavering focus on delivering great

customer outcomes is the hallmark of our worldwide Customer Success team.

We are currently looking to hire a Customer Success Manager, DACH to join our Europe team!

In this role, you will drive customer adoption and success within a defined set of customers. You are comfortable at both consulting with and negotiating with C level executives, backed by a strong understanding of their business objectives. Key to this role is being able to articulate value, inspire and sell the future of Hearsay to encourage adoption and expansion.

As a trusted advisor and coach, the Customer Success Manager determines how Hearsay’s product can be effectively applied to support achievement of a company's strategic business goals. He/she should possess strong application functional expertise, expertise in business application deployment cycles, as well as strong account management expertise.

Who is Hearsay?

Hearsay Systems leads the field in offering sophisticated client engagement products to companies within the financial services vertical. Founded in 2009 and helmed by Clara Shih, we are a tightly knit and dedicated group that passionately believes in our products, our people, and our culture. Our products engage customers across Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram, email, text, and voice. And every product syncs beautifully to Salesforce, Microsoft Dynamics, and other CRM systems.

Hearsay is used by more than 150,000 financial advisors and insurance agents. Our clients include Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Wells Fargo, JP Morgan Chase, Prudential, New York Life and Allstate. We enable them to get a real-time pulse of field conversations and to trigger more effective targeted advisor-client outreach with AI-optimized calls, text messages, email follow-ups, and social media interactions.

About the role:

  • Develop a trusted advisor relationship with customer project managers and executive sponsors such that all activities are closely aligned with the customer's business case and business strategy, allowing the full potential of their Hearsay solution to be realized
  • Establish and oversee the customer's adoption, training and development of best practices to continually drive incremental value and return on the customer's investment
  • Manage Hearsay Social implementations, acting as a central point between the customer, Engineering, and Customer Success
  • Identify and grow opportunities and collaborate with sales teams to ensure growth attainment
  • Understand and assess customer requirements, level of adoption of the service and corporate structure as it applies to Hearsay roll out and adoption
  • Disseminate application and vertical best practices
  • Serve as a coach and trusted advisor to Hearsay customer

About you:

  • Language requirement: English is a must and German is a plus
  • 4+ years relevant work experience
  • Experience in SaaS account management or strategy consulting a plus
  • Social Media savvy and passion
  • Understanding of how social media drives business value and ROI
  • Experience delivering highly effective presentations
  • Proven experience managing large, complex SaaS project implementations
  • Excellent presentation, written, and oral communication skills
  • BA/BS degree

Your typical day might include:

  • Meeting with key project owners at our key accounts
  • Keeping the pulse of your accounts
  • Being the driving force behind several concurrent implementations
  • Leading social media training and best practices sessions
  • Defining adoption and expansion strategies for your customer portfolio
  • Providing input to the product roadmap based on feedback from customers
  • Interaction with just about all teams at Hearsay Social -- sales, ENG, marketing, product, data
  • Travel to customer premises required from time to time

  • I hereby acknowledge that my personal data included in my application will be processed for the purpose of the recruitment process under the General Data Protection Regulation as of 25 May 2018, as amended from time to time.