- Chicago, IL
- Regular Full-Time
As a Director, Software Client Strategy you’ll work with your clients to ensure that they are leveraging our software platform and marketing services to their greatest degree, resulting in customer satisfaction, retention, growth, and reference-ability – and you’ll do it all for some of the most recognized brands in the world. You’ll identify and drive maximum adoption of TMP’s platform, and identify opportunities for expanding clients’ share-of-wallet, via high-value relationships with the internal account teams and/or clients. And you’ll constantly push the limits of talent acquisition to change the way companies and candidates connect.
What does a great Director, Software Client Strategy do?
The Director, Software Client Strategy provides proactive, focused attention to assigned accounts to ensure clients are receiving the maximum value.
- Oversees the key metrics of:
- Usage and feature adoption
- Contract renewals
- Organic growth
- Client satisfaction
- Paid Media
- Understands the client’s business strategy and business case, and works with various TMP teams and Strategic Software Account Managers to drive alignment between customer objectives and software impact (direct or indirect) capabilities
- Provides mentorship and direct support to Strategic Software Account Managers
- Ability to provide analytical synopsis of site performance metrics and make appropriate recommendations for optimization
- Develops an actionable “success plan” to help ensure customer success and Return on Investment (ROI); delivers plan to pertinent teams and maintains regular communication
- Stays abreast of product enhancements and updates, constantly integrating into appropriate client plans and ensures that assigned clients leverage and adopt new software features and functionality
- Solicits client feedback on product features and capabilities
- Makes continual, proactive recommendations to clients on leveraging software solutions – based on company case studies, new product releases, industry best practices
- Attends client calls and meetings where applicable to present recommendations
- Communicates and reports on client status regularly for offices and TMP management
- Coordinates applicable activities related to accounts (support entry when issues arise, team calls when shifts in strategies are recommended)
- Provides input to Development and Product Management regarding offering strengths and weaknesses
- Contributes to knowledge bases, white papers, webinars and other programs for capturing and sharing best practices with all clients
Requirements for consideration
- Bachelor's Degree
- 5+ years’ experience in technical account or project management, with a keen understanding of digital landscape; experience working with a technology SaaS is highly preferred
- Proven background in account service and strategy related to digital software and marketing (SEM, SEO, social, mobile, display, etc.). Experience cross-selling, up-selling or cold calling is a big plus
- Must have demonstrated success managing large, complex customer engagements, and an ability to understand and manage client expectations
- Excellent communication skills - including great phone presence, outstanding documentation and follow-up capabilities, and exceptional grammar – are required
- Must be able to take ownership of assigned clients and be comfortable working with a wide variety clients and personalities
- Ability to recognize and escalate issues and risks, as deemed necessary
- Ability to prioritize and manage work on critical project timelines
- Must be an independent, self-starter and able to prosper in a fluid work environment
- Experience with CRM tools such as Salesforce.com
- Experience working in a high growth environment
Join the global leader in talent acquisition technologies that’s committed to finding new ways to leverage software, strategy and creative to enhance our clients’ employer brands – across every connection point. We’re looking for unconventional thinkers. Relentless collaborators. And ferocious innovators. Talented individuals who are ready to work towards solutions that transform the way employers and job seekers connect.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.