Customer Success Manager - Mandarin & English Speaking at Cloudflare
At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal: to help build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers trillions of requests per month. Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with every request. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer and named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Cultures list.
We realize people do not fit into neat boxes. We are looking for curious and empathetic individuals who are committed to developing themselves and learning new skills, and we are ready to help you do that. We cannot complete our mission without building a diverse and inclusive team. We hire the best people based on an evaluation of their potential and support them throughout their time at Cloudflare. Come join us!About the Department
Customer Success Managers, Account Executives, Business Development Representatives, Solution Engineers, and Sales Operations - all working together help our customers adopt Cloudflare and create great Internet-enabled experiences.
The sales team at Cloudflare helps customers solve real, technical problems while creating the revenue streams that help the company provide free service to millions in our community.What you'll do
You will be responsible for ensuring the success of Cloudflare’s Enterprise customers and managing their post-sale experience. Acting as the primary point of contact for Cloudflare customers you’ll be "the face of the business”. You will own your book of business and will be responsible for delivering results on KPIs including revenue retention.
You’ll regularly meet with customers to communicate Cloudflare's value; these conversations may happen in-person or via phone / video conference. Cloudflare delivers cutting-edge products and services, iterates quickly, and changes direction frequently. Maintaining a deep understanding of Cloudflare's solutions so that you can lead value-added customer conversations, understand customer's needs, and communicate these needs back to internal teams is critical to the role.
As a CSM, you’ll act as an internal escalation point for customer requests including: technical questions, contract questions, and other account-related questions.
You will advocate for customers internally and balance the needs of the customer with the business needs of Cloudflare.
Additional responsibilities will include:
- Manage the customer life cycle including contract renewal
- Facilitate discussion around new products to drive expansion opportunities
- Develop and maintain long-term relationships with stakeholders in your account portfolio.
- Work cross-functionally to resolve customer business issues and work towards their stated goals.
- Manage customer feedback and product needs by providing feature requests to internal partner teams.
- < 20% travel
- This role is based in Cloudflare's Austin office.
Examples of desirable skills, knowledge and experience
- Fluent in English (written and spoken)
- Fluent in Mandarin (written and spoken)
- Bachelor's degree required. Masters is a plus.
- 3+ years of experience in a Customer Success/Account Management role [servicing enterprise accounts].
- Basic understanding of computer networking and “how the internet works.”
- Curiosity to learn about the cloud security and performance industry.
- Experience with account portfolio planning and prioritization.
- Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and perform effectively under pressure.
- Strong phone and interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written) as well as organizational skills.
- Understanding of application, server, and network security a plus.
We’re not just a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company. We’re a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company with a soul. Fundamental to our mission to help build a better Internet is protecting the free and open Internet.
Project Galileo: We equip politically and artistically important organizations and journalists with powerful tools to defend themselves against attacks that would otherwise censor their work, technology already used by Cloudflare’s enterprise customers--at no cost.
Project Athenian: We created Athenian Project to ensure that state and local governments have the highest level of protection and reliability for free, so that their constituents have access to election information and voter registration.
Path Forward Partnership: Since 2016, we have partnered with Path Forward, a nonprofit organization, to create 16-week positions for mid-career professionals who want to get back to the workplace after taking time off to care for a child, parent, or loved one.
Sound like something you’d like to be a part of? We’d love to hear from you!
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