Overview

We are looking for a self-motivated, experienced customer success professional or account manager to join our remote workforce as a Customer Success Manager.  Percona’s Customer Success Team is responsible for managing the complete customer lifecycle including onboarding, adoption, renewals, and expansion. You will work cross-functionally with Sales, Service Delivery, and Product Management to ensure the best business outcomes for customers, manage renewals, and provide a voice to our customer base. As a member of this team, you will be a trusted advisor for our customers.  Additionally, you will work with our leadership team to help refine and improve customer success processes and playbooks.

Remote work from home ideally in Europe working EMEA/APAC time zone hours.

What You Will Do:

  • Manage the complete customer lifecycle including: onboarding, integration, account growth, new product adoption, and renewals
  • Develop a “consultant” perspective to client communications, questions, and meetings
  • Lead and present at regular remote client meetings
  • Analyze customer engagement to form accurate forecasts, and to have complete visibility into renewal pipeline; identify, clearly communicate, and manage risk throughout the year though proactive touch points and take the lead in developing resolution strategies
  • Work closely with the executive team to translate customer feedback into specific product requirements

Your Experience:

  • Account management experience required, preferably at a subscription-based or open source software company
  • Strong understanding of customer success techniques and strategies
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience navigating complex work processes, tight timelines, and changing teams
  • Extremely detail oriented, self-motivated and organized
  • Knowledge of Salesforce or related CRM tools
  • Comfortable working from home or co-working office
  • Positive attitude
  • Willingness to spend time learning and innovating
  • Constant desire to improve
  • Problem solver and independent thinker

What Will Make You Stand Out:

  • Experience in technology sales and account management within agile, quick growth companies
  • Solution selling mindset and experience
  • Strong relationship building skills and customer-centric focus
  • Track record of overachievement

Percona is a respected thought leader in the open source community. We provide services and software for MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL and Maria DB to open source users globally.

Percona is remote-first and globally dispersed; we have 250 people in almost 40 countries. We offer a collaborative, highly-engaged culture where your ideas are welcome and your voice is heard. The growth and development of our staff is a top priority; we provide funding for training, certifications, conferences and more.

Discover what it means to work with some of the smartest people in the industry, who also know how to have fun and are always willing to lend a helping hand. We offer flexible hours, the ability to work remotely and the amazing experience of working with a multinational team of experts.