Portfolio Success Manager - Nonprofit in Bellevue, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Salesforce   •  

Bellevue, WA 98004

Industry: Enterprise Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 28 days ago

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The Portfolio Success Manager (PSM) bridges the gap between Sales and our Success Teams. PSMs are responsible for providing pre and post-sales strategic guidance and initiatives for a portfolio of customers in a select sales territory. PSMs oversee a Portfolio of customers aligned to a sales territory and are responsible for customers' adoption and renewal. Align with Sales Management on account planning and provide customer health leadership, handle escalations on at-Risk Accounts, Strategize on 1:Many Customer Success Initiatives, Enable Account Executives on how best to leverage Customer Success Resources and Collaborate with Sales to drive attendance and run in-person Success Events in the respective regions.


  • Ensure customers derive maximum value from their investment in Salesforce, utilize their licenses, identify new opportunities, and collaborate with Salesforce stakeholder teams to ensure growth attainment and increased footprint
  • Create Portfolio Account Plans to provide the right level of success resources and provide customer health leadership to all customers in territory.
  • Monitor customer usage data, health indicators, renewal dates and growth opportunities and translate into strategies for success
  • Help position Premier Success and Cloud Services products with the support of pre-sales teams - understand and articulate value proposition to customers and prospects
  • Collaborate with sales teams and Salesforce's Partner Alliances team to ensure proper implementation approach is in place to maximize new customer's success
  • Plan, Promote and Execute Regional Practitioner and Executive Circles of Success Events based on territory needs focused on key adoption related topics
  • Have daily/weekly cadence for meeting with, and providing CSG updates to, your Sales VPs and their Managers
  • AE Enablement on the CSG Approach - Provide Content to Sales Enablement, host the occasional lunch and learn and/or attend team meetings
  • Manage and collaborate interdepartmentally to resolve at-risk Customer escalations in Region
  • Play a fundamental part in coaching customers to establish and manage their Change Management/Governance/Centre of Excellence programs.

Your Impact: Success will be measured by moving the needle across your portfolio in the following categories. It will also be measured by the breadth and depth of sales and customer relationships; contributions to the role and process improvement; escalation and risk mitigation management; and proven leadership.

  • Customer engagements
  • Portfolio attrition
  • Adoption

Preferred Qualifications & Skills:

  • BA/BS degree
  • 6+ years relevant work experience
  • Executive-level communication
  • Experience facilitating customer meetings and presenting to an executive level audience in a concise, inspirational and convincing manner
  • Deep understanding of customer success principles, approaches and considerations
  • Experience with complex, escalated customer situations, ability to navigate large and small organizations and gain executive level buy-in
  • Knowledge of sales organizations and approaches
  • Measurement: Measures effectiveness of recommendations; proficient at scaling or redirecting strategies and tactics based on results.

Leadership Qualities:

  • Passionate about Customer Success
  • Strategic thinker
  • Proactive, organized, and detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication and Content Development skills
  • Programs or Project Management skills
  • Proven effectiveness at leading and facilitating executive meetings and workshops

Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes's "World's Most Innovative Company" five years in a row and one of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" eight years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.


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