Client Success Manager

Seattle

About us

At Aptitude Software we provide software solutions that create a world of financial confidence.

We uniquely combine deep finance expertise and IP rich technology to enable finance professionals to run their global businesses, forecast decision outcomes and comply with complex regulations.

We are proud to have served the offices of finance for over 20 years, delivering financial control and insights to empower our clients achieve their strategies and ambitions. Aptitude Software supports businesses with combined revenues approaching $1 trillion and over 500 million end customers.

We have experienced incredible growth over the last few years and we are excited to further grow our team with smart, motivated, passionate people who share our three core values – being one think ahead, being the guru and being the difference. We are proud of the team we’re building, and believe diverse experiences and perspectives build stronger teams and better products.

Headquartered in London, Aptitude Software is an operating company of Aptitude Software Group plc.


What you'll do

As a Client Success Manager, you will be responsible for creating long-term, trusting and strategic relationships with your clients to ensure 100% client retention and incremental software revenue across your assigned client portfolio. You will own a portfolio of assigned clients and maintain mutual long term commercially fruitful relationships with key business executives and stakeholders in these accounts.

With a strong background in client success and/or strategic account management, you will be responsible for developing actionable, outcome focused and logical client success management plans to maximize opportunities within your clients through repeatable upselling and cross selling techniques aligned with the clients’ requirements. These will need to be effectively implemented across your clients to unveil and drive value and client satisfaction. Your plans will be focused on client retention and satisfaction, referrals, reputation, risk mitigation and commercial client account expansion.

As Client Success Manager, you will also act as the client advocate and will work effectively with cross-functional internal teams (Sales, Marketing, Product, Finance Advisory, Professional Services) to ensure understanding of the clients’ needs and respond with the appropriate quality of service. Connecting the business and ensuring a feedback loop with our long-term clients is paramount.

Ultimately, you will be responsible for owning, leading and taking responsibility for agreed commercial activity across your accounts, and accountable for your allocated accounts’ client successes and ideal outcomes.


What we're looking for

The ideal candidate will have the following skills & experience:

  • A self-starter able to work independently and who will find their way in the organization and get colleagues aligned to help them
  • Demonstrate exceptional effective listening, presentation and negotiation skills
  • Works well under pressure and commits to deadlines
  • Excellent people skills and intuitive to clients’ business needs
  • A dogmatic commitment to exceptional client outcomes
  • Ability to communicate, present and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organisation, including executive and C-level
  • A successful track record in client/customer success or B2B account management, and/or business development. Brings a consultative sales approach, ideally gained in an established customized software business or professional services organization providing complex enterprise software to organizations.
  • Ideally with experience facing into CFOs / office of finance or an understanding of Finance and IT (e.g. architecture, problems, accounting regulation, best practice).
  • Proven ability providing a high level of service to assigned client accounts, with experience in developing new business opportunities with existing clients by promoting company products and services, ensuring a focus on outcomes to create value and drive profit
  • Excellent client relationship management skills and experience; invests in relationships to become a credible, energetic and a trusted advisor at senior level, including c-suite.
  • Deep understanding of account plan development
  • Ability to juggle multiple client accounts at a time, while maintaining meticulous attention to detail with a right first-time mindset

How to apply

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Client Success Manager

Seattle

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