Granicus Customer Success Consultant in St. Paul, United States
Granicus provides technology and services that empowers government organizations to create seamless digital experiences for the people they serve. By offering the industry’s leading cloud-based solutions for communications, content management, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to over 4,000 public sector organizations, Granicus helps turn government missions into quantifiable realities.
Granicus is seeking a Customer Success Consultant (CSC) to support the deep and successful adoption of our suite of SaaS solutions, and to drive visible value aligned with our clients' business outcomes. You are a committed client navigator guiding customers on a strategic journey of success. Granicus offers solutions to Federal, State and Local governments. This role will align to one of those customer market segments with a focus on driving adoption among one or more of Granicus’ product families.
Strong candidates will have experience in nurturing clients in an agency, public sector, or software organization. Qualified candidates will have stellar client relationship and consultative skills, as well as proven success in data-driven decision making, adherence to process and organizational advancement. Candidates should also have experience with Software as a Service (SaaS) platforms, and the ability to translate the capabilities of a technology platform into specific benefits for a given client. The desire to be a part of a collaborative, fast-paced team who thrives on the mission of providing world-class service is a must.
What You'll Do:
Proactively guide a dedicated portfolio of 200 – 300 clients through the customer journey from post-implementation, consistently creating deeper adoption of solutions and ensuring a seamless and successful Granicus signature experience
Voraciously consume Granicus best practices content and review auxiliary metrics via Salesforce reports, PowerBI signature dashboards, and make data-driven recommendations based on Granicus benchmarks and client baselines to accelerate adoption
Research, and keep current on, relevant client topics such as program background, agency and administration developments, media reports, and developments across industry verticals
Pass all internal Product Proficiency Programs available for the products aligned to your Customer Portfolio. (Excellent candidates will participate in, and pass, proficiency testing for Granicus products in adjacent Product Suites)
Advocate for customers through participation in internal cross-functional meetings, including (but not limited to): Product Councils for product enhancements and bug escalations; Customer Advisory Boards; Heal Desk meetings for At-Risk Customers; and Deal Desk Meetings for concessions on new business or expansion opportunities
Collaborate regularly with the Sales organization to develop territory expansion plans and coordinate customer outreach and touchpoints
Identify and document expansion opportunities through the Client Services Qualified Leads Program
Identify (up to) five Customer References and/or Customer Success Stories per quarter. Proactively submit references and success story recommendations to the Granicus Marketing team.
Regularly achieve quarterly and annual targets for managing NPS Program responses, Customer Health Score outreach, and Strategic Reviews for your dedicated Customer Portfolio
Passionately pursue developments in Granicus product portfolio, as well as SaaS customer-success practices, competitive advancements, and modern engagement trends
Enthusiastically represent Granicus at internal and external speaking events as a subject-matter expert in our products and respective civic and citizen knowledge pillars
Who You Are:
3+ years of increasing responsibility in a relevant field, such as an agency, public sector organization, or software company
Extraordinary appetite for analytics and advancement driven by data with a preferred knowledge of civic-management and citizen-engagement tools
Pursuit of public sector information, developments, and Customer Success best practices
Excellent organizational skills and a passion for process and business systems, as well as process improvement ideation
Exceptional interpersonal skills for internal and external relationship-building
Ability to thrive in a lean, self-propelling, proactive environment
Commitment to diversity of thought and consideration of different ideas
*starting rate may vary by experience and/or location