Senior Customer Success Manager

Paris /
Customer Success /
Hivebrite helps organizations foster stronger bonds with, and between, their members and constituents. Launched in 2015, Hivebrite has over 400 clients in over 40 countries and is dedicated to providing the tools needed to build and engage online communities.

We deliver the industry’s most advanced all-in-one community engagement SaaS platform; organizations use it to create community sites and private portals to manage their memberships, create and promote events, share employment and mentoring opportunities, collect payments, and communicate directly with their members. The platform also strengthens connections between members through direct interaction like messaging, forums, directory tools, and in-person events.

In this full-time role you will work with Hivebrite customers to ensure that they are successful with and delighted by the Hivebrite platform. It will be your responsibility to ensure that the customer is getting value from the Hivebrite platform while building high customer satisfaction. You will work with various Hivebrite teams to proactively drive adoption, help clients achieve their business objectives, advise on best practices, and act as the voice of your customers internally at Hivebrite. You will serve as a key point of contact throughout the life of the partnership.

As a Senior Customer Success Manager, you will be responsible for two primary activities: customer retention and expansion. This role reports to the Chief Customer Officer.

This role is based in Paris, France. 


    • Build strong relationships with customers and work closely with the Hivebrite management team to ensure strategy and delivery stays on target with measurable objectives
    • Renew customer contracts and partner with the Sales team to develop account expansion strategies for customers with high-growth potential to hit upsell targets
    • Identify, communicate, grow and help close upsell opportunities and collaborate with the Sales team to ensure growth attainment
    • Work with customers to ensure onboarding, adoption, retention and overall success
    • Partner with our Sales team to transition and successfully onboard new customers
    • Identify and work with accounts that are not fully utilizing the product (or likely to churn) using product data, queries and information to support your analysis and work proactively to eliminate that risk
    • Evaluate customers that have been lost or churned identifying reasons for churn and building a strategy to win customers back
    • Ensure all account issues are quickly resolved
    • Function as the voice of the customer and provide internal feedback on how Hivebrite can better serve them
    • Forecast and track key account metrics


    • 10+ years relevant work experience as a CSM/Account Manager in SaaS account management. Higher Ed and community management expeirence are a plus
    • Understanding of how community management and engagement drives business value and ROI
    • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and perform effectively under pressure
    • Excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to adapt quickly in a fast-paced, start-up environment, but also an interest in helping build sustainable processes
    • Successfully sets priorities, drive decisions and get closure on recommendations and issues
    • Critical thinking a must!
    • Ability to travel as needed
    • Experience working with clients, supporting a SaaS product
    • Experience successfully managing customer engagements to completion and customer satisfaction
    • Strong ability to align technical concepts & features to business needs
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