Business Consultant / Account Manager needed: Salary R15 000 to R30 000 per month
Somerset West, Western Cape 7130
R15 000 – R30 000 a month
Customer Success Manager – Software
CloudCity is the first and largest ZOHO partner in Sub-Saharan Africa. ZOHO’s solutions help business grow online and in the cloud by offering a complete software operating system for businesses. ZOHO has over 45 Million users and is taking on giants like Google and Microsoft with its comprehensive suite of fully integrated, ready for mobile apps spanning Sales, Marketing, Support, HR, Accounting and Operations [www.zoho.com].
South Africa is the fastest-growing region worldwide for ZOHO, so the possibilities are endless for CloudCity and the right candidate.
We are looking for a technically savvy Customer Success Manager who possesses a strong drive for results to join our Customer Success department. Your position will be key to our growth strategy and you will work closely with our Key customers helping them use ZOHO to its full potential.
Successful candidates must be social, analytical, possess an aptitude for learning and using new software, and be able to communicate clearly and effectively. The ideal Customer Success Manager should engage with customers, maximize value, and create strategies to grow our customer base.
Drive the early success phase for our new customers and ensure a positive and productive start to a long relationship
Own overall relationship of assigned customer accounts, which includes being responsible for customer demo’s, on-boarding, training, developing innovative solutions, increasing user acquisition and engagement, and ensuring retention and up-sells.
Conduct coaching & training for customers at individual level (Key account training) and group level (National group paid training, Trade Shows & Free ZOHO Meet-Ups) to be product experts and train their teams on ZOHO best practices so they become increasingly self-sufficient.
Proactively outline customer critical success factors, metrics for success, potential issues, and provide recommendations.
Proactively coach and guide customers to engage in best practices that enable them to succeed with the ZOHO platform.
Collaborate with Sales, Marketing and 3rd party Implementation Partners to offer customers a consistently high-quality experience with the CloudCity and ZOHO brand.
Serve as the voice of the customer and collect feedback to drive continuous improvement across all areas.
Identify common customer challenges and proactively suggest better solutions.
Track accounts to identify churn risk and work proactively to eliminate that risk.
Establish a trusted/strategic advisor relationship with each Key customer
Conduct frequent reviews with accounts to determine customer satisfaction and identify opportunities for improvement and product use expansion.
Identify upsell opportunities and work with Sales to drive additional revenue from customers.
Act as point of escalation to ensure effective resolution to all account issues.
Travel locally and nationally and at times internationally, meet and engage with customers via phone, email, messaging, remote sessions and onsite to discover and understand their needs and help them use ZOHO to its full potential.
Evaluate and improve tutorials and other communication infrastructure.
Develop and maintain positive business, supplier and customer relationships.
Report on a regular basis to management your sales activity, accounts status and possible issues.
Achieve mastery of the ZOHO platform and become an expert in the SaaS space.
Keep abreast of industry best practices and promotional trends.
Attend, engage, train and get certified on provided training platforms.
Continuously improve through feedback.
Communications or Marketing Degree or similar.
Minimum 2 years of software support experience.
2+ years in a SaaS environment.
Prior experience in Customer Success or equivalent history of increasing customer satisfaction, adoption, and retention.
Proven Experience with Application / Internet-Based Customer Support.
Ability to (after initial training) self-manage and work within multiple systems efficiently.
The ability to manage multiple tasks at once and work with non-internet savvy people in an application-based environment.
Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude.
Demonstrate leadership qualities.
Progressive personal and business-related ideas.
Not easily upset, frustrated, or flustered.
Love of learning and teaching.
Ability to effective research and monitor upcoming and current internet marketing trends.
Fully bilingual (English & Afrikaans or other Language).
A comprehensive understanding of Sales, Marketing, Support, HR, Accounting or Operations principles.
We are open to local candidates only! You’ll need to be in CloudCity’s office in Somerset West on a regular basis.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: R15,000.00 to R30,000.00 /month
Licence: Driver’s License (Required)