Director, Professional Services
Senior Director Cloud Professional Services - North America
The Senior Director, Professional Services will be responsible for growing and executing the delivery of services; while providing the highest level of customer satisfaction for our cloud customer within a defined region of North America. This role is a results driven position; driving growth in a diverse Professional Services organization, accountable for accelerated deployments, high quality of implementations, referenceable customers and cloud onboarding and adoption. The Senior Director will lead a team of Project Managers and will be responsible for developing and retaining talent. In addition, the Senior Director, Professional Services will directly engage with members of the sales team, leaders in other departments, leaders of business units in other geographies, and with customers, and prospects.
- Experience in Agile delivery in a cloud/SaaS organization. Delivery of projects within budgeted hours while maintain high customer satisfaction scores. Responsible for driving and achieving sales objectives through bookings and orders. Provide leadership in all areas including discovery, estimating, delivery, and support. Align resources to meet company goals for revenue and margin attainment. Direct teams to effectively and quickly onboard new customers. Responsible for the development and maintenance of relationships with our key vendor technical managers/executives. Responsible for achieving company goals related to hardware/professional services revenue and margin. Formulate, define and execute sales strategy with the Sales Directors, understanding customer business drivers and technical drivers. Monitor performance, customer feedback, and customer satisfaction relative to our employee interaction with our customer base. Monitor and report on utilization and billable time. Serve as main executive resource for customer satisfaction issue resolution related to Services engagements. Manage a team of Project Managers; ensuring appropriate staffing levels are maintained and the team receives continued training and development. Provide management direction and mentoring on key customer deals to both the sales and services leadership teams.
- Bachelor's degree or higher in Business or Computer Science. 5+ years of working in SaaS or cloud organizations. 10+ years of hands-on Professional Services experience. Previous supervisory, management, or leadership experience, required. Demonstrated ability to lead and develop a team of geographically diverse project managers. Quick problem solving and decision making. Self-motivated with efficient time management. Detail oriented. Ability to gather relevant facts and develop and successfully pursue revenue opportunities. Ability to communicate directly to technical teams. Excellent communication skills. (written & oral presentation) Ability to travel as necessary to support business. Travel 30% - 50%
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