IBM Salesforce Project Manager, Customer Success - 7Summits in Austin, Texas
7Summits, an IBM Company, is the leader in community-driven digital transformation solutions that empower customers, enable partners, and unleash employees. Our proven approach combines strategic consulting, user-centered experience design, and deep technical expertise to improve clients' business processes through collaboration and automation.
Our Salesforce Lightning Accreditation recognizes our suite of solution accelerators, including Community Lightning Bolts and Lightning Components. These proprietary tools help clients implement high-quality solutions faster.
7Summits, an IBM Company, is a Salesforce Platinum-level Consulting Partner, a two-time recipient of Salesforce Venture funding, and is recognized by industry analysts and observers as a standout digital solutions provider.
Your Role and Responsibilities
The Project Manager is a member of the Customer Success team, which provides post-implementation support to our clients' Salesforce solutions. Key responsibilities this role is expected to effectively demonstrate are as follows:
Serve as assigned customers' primary, day-to-day point of contact during engagements
Establish engagement work plans, with input and buy-in from customer stakeholders, that define engagement activities/tasks, dates/duration and resources
Coordinate the cross-functional 7Summits team assigned to your engagements, typically comprised of a combination of business analyst, technologists/developers and designer, in order to execute engagement work plans and deliver high-quality deliverables that satisfy customer requirements, objectives and/or acceptance criteria
Produce project management documentation, such as project project timelines, meeting materials, status reports, budget reports, and other project documentation using 7Summits templates, tools and standards
Regularly communicate project status with external and internal stakeholders, including key accomplishments, next steps, issues/risks/items for management attention, and project financials
Effectively identify and mitigate/manage engagement risks and issues
Manage engagement scope, schedule, budget and resources
Work collaboratively with onshore/offshore development team members
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
1+ year(s) experience of project coordination or project management for technology-centric/digital projects.
Familiarity with project management methodologies (i.e. waterfall, agile).
Experience with project management software/tools (JIRA preferred).
Proficient in Google G-Suite or Microsoft Office.
Good interpersonal skills and communication skills.
Ability to work independently and handle change and shifting work priorities, multiple concurrent projects/tasks.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience with Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Community Cloud and/or Marketing Cloud (preferred).
Completed Salesforce Administrator certification (preferred).
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