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Account Manager

Hootsuite

Hootsuite

Sales & Business Development
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Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

We’re looking for an Account Manager to support the end-to-end renewal process for a portfolio of Hootsuite’s customers. In this role you will be responsible for day-to-day customer interaction and contract administration and be supported in implementing customer engagement and negotiation strategies. You’ll be a partner to the Customer and Sales Offices, ensuring a proactive and seamless approach to the renewal process for our existing customers. While working in a hybrid work arrangement, a blend of virtual (in accordance with Hootsuite’s distributed workforce strategy), or in Hootsuite’s Vancouver or Toronto office, you will report to our Senior Manager, Account Management.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Maintain day-to-day contact with customers for a book of business, provide timely answers to questions, monitor health and adoption, reach out to improve adoption and give recommendations
  • Responsible for the renewal process to ensure customer engagement. Implement negotiation strategies with manager support to drive successful renewal outcomes
  • Provide weekly forecasts and maintain rolling forecasts including monitoring account data health and identifying risks and/or objections; escalate risks to internal stakeholder groups for timely mitigation to ensure customer retention. Ensure our internal customer database is up to date in order to provide visibility into forecasting
  • Act as a trusted advisor throughout the renewal process, leveraging your knowledge of product fit while tailoring existing renewal strategy to meet customers’ unique needs with manager support
  • Support in identifying and pursuing account expansion opportunities upon contract renewal
  • Demonstrate an understanding of contract terms and processes in order to positively influence the renewal process as well as ensure a seamless customer experience
  • Identify and escalate potential account risks and support in the mitigation of the risks. Consistently log feature requests, update opportunity next steps, and risk fields in Salesforce
  • Onboard new customers and partner with Professional Services where applicable
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Some relevant customer facing/account management experience, preferably in the technology (SaaS) industry
  • Proven success managing a customer portfolio; demonstrated ability to manage a high volume of opportunities and transactions, while leveraging data driven insights within the customer journey and sales process
  • Proven record of quota attainment and/or portfolio management and can share experiences of developing business plans with a mix of tactics
  • Experience using sales tools such as SFDC, Sales Navigator, 6Sense
  • Open Communication: Clearly conveys thoughts, both written and verbally, listening attentively and asking questions for clarification and understanding, supporting new owls with internal training and collaboration sessions.
  • Collaboration and Teamwork: Works with others to deliver results, meaningfully contributing to the team and prioritizing group needs over individual needs.
  • Commitment to Results: Consistently achieving results, demonstrating high performance, and challenging self and others to deliver results.
  • Customer Focus: Demonstrates a desire to proactively help and serve internal/external customers to meet their needs.
  • Negotiation: Successfully obtains commitment to a solution or idea, while maintaining integrity and relationships.
  • Perseverance: Pursues everything with energy, drive, and a need to finish - doesn’t give up.

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Tenacious. You are determined to succeed, and you are motivated by the success of customers, colleagues and the community.
  • Curious. You are always learning and seeking ways to make things better.
  • Conscientious. You keep your promises, taking your commitments to others seriously, and you have strong integrity.
  • Humble. You lead with humility and empathy, respecting and learning from the perspectives of others.


In all we do, our six guiding principles light the way:

Step Up: Show the world what it looks like to live and work by these guiding principles. #StepUp

One Team: Make Hootsuite a place where everyone feels safe, welcome, valued, and empowered to do their best work without compromising who they are. #OneTeam #FreeToBeMe

Customer Obsessed: Focus relentlessly on helping our customers succeed. #CustomerObsessed

Go Fast, Be Agile: Widen our competitive advantage by committing to speed and simplicity over perfection and complexity. #GoFastBeAgile

Play to Win: Commit to building an incredible, profitable company for our customers, our employees, and our stakeholders. #PlayToWin #NoExcuses

Neighbours & Allies: Give back to our communities and be an ally. #SocialForGood #Allies

Accommodations will be provided as requested by candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

#LI-CH1

Variable Pay. You will be eligible to participate in Hootsuite’s Sales Compensation Program. Please speak with your recruiter for more information.

Note. The base salary of our Sales Compensation Program is an absolute value instead of a range and therefore, you will see that reflected below.

Canada Pay Range For This Role
$61,500$86,100 CAD

Variable Pay. You will be eligible to participate in Hootsuite’s Sales Compensation Program. Please speak with your recruiter for more information.

Note. The base salary of our Sales Compensation Program is an absolute value instead of a range and therefore, you will see that reflected below.

US Pay Range For This Role
$61,500$86,100 USD