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Strategic Partner Manager

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Job Title: Strategic Partner Manager 
Duties: Our client is the next generation enterprise communication platform that enables employees at any organization to collaborate and communicate using many of the same features available on their more popular B2C social platform. Launched in 2016, Workplace is growing quickly, with thousands of companies around the world using Workplace. Workplace's mission is to give the world a place to work together.The Strategic Partner Manager is at the forefront of our mission to give the world a place to work together. You will be responsible for working with our largest and most strategic customers. In this senior level role you will maintain a high level of customer satisfaction by building long-term strategic relationships with our customers and partners, ensuring that their experience with Workplace is transformative for their business.A significant part of your role will be to serve as a customer advocate, often functioning as a liaison between our customers and all internal Workplace teams (e.g. Partners, Solution Architects, Marketing, Product, etc). This is a hands-on, high execution role which requires excellent business, technical and analytical skills to launch our product with Fortune 500 companies.This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a fast growing team and become a true partner to our most strategic customers and shape how our product evolves by representing the voice of the customer.This position is a contractor role and based in London. Responsibilities: 


Develop a trusted advisor relationship with customer executive sponsors and help them translate their Workplace vision into execution 
Represent and convey the Workplace value proposition to audiences ranging from Sr. Executives to technical stakeholders, driving adoption, engagement and growth 
Ensure internal alignment on account strategy by partnering with Growth Managers, Partners and Solution Architects to engage in pre-sales motions as necessary, develop and execute on customer success plans and create the conditions for adoption and expansion 
Build customer adoption and engagement by identifying opportunities for business transformation with Workplace, proactively address any issues, and delivering services via Workplace partners 
Continually assess, document, and analyze customer progress toward stated goals and results; engage regularly with customers via strategic and operational reviews to evaluate needs and strategic direction 
Innovate with customers using technological innovations (e.g., bots) 
Help build the Workplace Community though thought leadership, events, and developing best practices 
Gather customer product feedback to shape product roadmap development 
Adapt quickly to product changes and limitations, and communicate these strategically to stakeholders 
Drive initiatives to help build and scale the Workplace team and practices 


Skills: 
BA/BS degree required, MBA or other relevant advanced degree preferred 
5+ years of account management, sales or implementation experience at a software/SaaS company 
Proven ability to build and maintain strong relationships with a diverse set of internal and external constituencies including senior level executives, legal, technical, finance, sales and marketing experts 
Excellent organization, project management, time management, and communication skills 
Ability to explain technical solutions, establish goals, develop opportunities, and provide reporting/dashboards to identify trends and improve the customer experience 
Strategic thinker who is comfortable in a fast-paced, always-on, highly ambiguous start-up environment 
Ability to lead cross function business and technical teams to provide to achieve measurable impact 
Proven ability to build and sell business cases to customer teams 
Strong understanding of business processes and their implementation into enterprise applications 
Willingness to 'roll up one's sleeves' and assist wherever needed 
Team player who will innovate to continue improving the way Workplace serves its customers 
Willingness to travel ~30% of the time 
Fluent English and additional European languages is an advantage 

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Education: 
BA/BS degree required, MBA or other relevant advanced degree preferred 
 

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