SAP Principal Customer Success Manager Job in s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
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PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES
The Principal Customer Success Manager is a client-facing role, ensuring customer success by delivering ongoing guidance around the overall cloud business strategy and transformation topics after the sales cycle has completed. The role focuses on executive relationship-building and establishment of proactive success plans that in turn promote overall customer satisfaction, product adoption and ultimately subscription renewals. The role manages diverse, high profile customers and/or key accounts in close collaboration with the respective account team.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
Work onsite with local customer and implementation partner in parallel to set up support, collaboration and governance as per SAP’s best practices
Proactive and reactive response to Early Warning System alerts for adoption and support derailers
Define and drive execution of a targeted goal-based support engagement plan to support key business goals and milestones (e.g. solution rollout and cycle planning)
Plan and manage the delivery of relevant proactive support checks and enablement offerings as part of the support engagement plan
Drive close collaboration with implementation partner during the launch phase to facilitate successful handover to support
Enable key customer stakeholders by providing guidance on the appropriate best practices (e.g. System Administrator)
Provide Quarterly Release Review to support customer to develop an appropriate strategy that minimizes impact on existing solution and assists in maximizing feature adoption
Orchestrate Top issue management and provide trend analysis for proactive risk mitigation
Facilitate access to product and functional expertise for certain topic areas via Empowerment Sessions
Provide scorecard to track goal achievement
Drive Customer Success Management onsite for key SAP Cloud customers across all cloud solutions
Partial on-site presence with customers required, with local travel expectations up to 75% (customers will be assigned based on your home location)
EDUCATION, QUALIFICATION & WORK EXPERIENCE
You are highly customer focused, a proactive learner and you enjoy customer success
You delight in exceeding customer expectations
5 years working experience with proven track record of successfully leading top customer engagements
Bachelor's degree with MS or MBA preferred
Strong knowledge of SAP cloud-based products
Customer orientation and focus on quality,
Excellent executive-level communication, presentation and interpersonal skills,
Excellent English language skills, written and verbal. Additional languages are an advantage.
Ability to learn and assimilate information quickly
Enthusiast, strong work ethic and a positive attitude
SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.
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