Salesforce Marketing Cloud Functional Manager
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A strong Salesforce Marketing Cloud Functional Manager with strong leadership skills and a talent for shepherding projects along in a timely and efficient manner so that companies can do more. Communication and relationship-building skills? You have both in spades and you use them to identify requirements, craft solutions, and get clients to green light proposals. You’re not daunted by sophisticated problems, thanks to your next-level analytical, interpersonal, and time-management skills, and you are phenomenal at bringing out the best in team members.
- Meet with clients to analyze their work practices and understand the nature of their businesses to accurately define needs and customize marketing solutions using the Salesforce Marketing Cloud.
- Own the development of a strategic vision for project (product development, improvements, etc) and embrace the criticality of gaining its adoption.
- Make recommendations based on this analysis – estimate work effort, lead project scoping (as the sole or primary representative), determine required resources, set a realistic schedule, and build accurate communication and governance plans (Project Management 101 if you will).
- Maintain effective client relations and rapport - delivering timely and relevant information with the utmost concern for partners and project impact.
- Running workshops, working closely with the client, able to talk about business requirements and assess campaign impact/value.
- Leading and ensuring the successful delivery of a Salesforce Marketing Cloud solution from a functional standpoint.
- Lead a delivery schedule, keep the team on track, assess risk areas and mitigate impacts to the program
For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only. When/if travel resumes, travel for this role is expected to be 50% or less.
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Here’s What You Need
- A minimum of 5 years experience implementing and/or running Salesforce Marketing Cloud (formerly ExactTarget) or other Marketing Automation Tools
- A minimum of 2 years crafting marketing solutions (e.g., capability assessment, requirements gathering, experience design, process reengineering).
- A minimum of 5 years customer relationship management experience (service, marketing and/or sales).
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associates Degree, must have minimum 6 years’ work experience)
Bonus Points If
- Campaign management experience using multiple cloud technologies (e.g., Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Marketo, Eloqua, Pardot, Cheetahmail or Sendgrid)
- Previous technology consulting work experience
- You are well-rounded in both functional and technical aspects of a CRM or Digital Marketing engagement.
- Experience leading a cross-cloud and/or global delivery team
- Salesforce Marketing Cloud certifications (SFMC Email Specialist & SFMC Consultant, SFMC Admin)
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