Customer Success Manager

Palo Alto, California /
Customer Success /
Full-time
About Issuu
Issuu is one of the largest content publishing and distribution platforms in the world, with millions of pieces of content (marketing collateral, magazines, catalogs, brochures and more) added every year. 

At the heart of Issuu is the Issuu Story Cloud, a suite of advanced features designed to transform a single piece of content into assets for every online marketing channel, including mobile articles, email graphics, and social stories for Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest (and more). Create once, share everywhere with Issuu.

The Opportunity
Reporting to the VP of Customer Success, the Customer Success Manager is responsible for finding solutions to issues for our current customers to proactively reduce churn, expand customer engagement, and improve customer happiness. We’re looking for candidates who love to look at problems through the eyes of our customers, have a passion for resolving issues with a quick, thorough and sometimes creative approach, and can translate customer questions and feedback into product and feature suggestions that the product team can take action on.

You'll be working with a small, global team in our Palo Alto office in a hybrid working environment.

What you will be doing

    • The aim of this role is to reduce customer churn, alongside developing new processes to engage and educate customers
    • Conduct video product workshops to engage and help educate customers on existing and new platform features
    • Implementing new scalable strategies to reduce customer churn
    • Secure customer success phone calls with customers, creating case studies to increase collateral and provide marketing opportunities for new sales and growth  
    • Work cross functionally with members on Product, Engineering and Marketing teams and provide examples of customer stories and experiences to help improve the customer journey
    • Consult customers on best practices on how to effectively use Issuu to achieve their desired outcomes
    •  Will onboard new customers, evaluate  and analyze their needs to enhance customer trainings

What you bring with you

    • Experience working in a customer success, account management or sales role, ideally in a software as a service company
    • Innovation, a self-starter, willing to try new ways of keeping customers happy and engaged with the platformYou must be able to care about our customers, but also understand their desired outcomes
    • You must be excited to work in fast paced environment, with an ability to pivot and execute on initiatives quickly
    • Conduct product webinars for customer onboarding
    • Have great writing skills - the ability to explain complex problems clearly and concisely, with patience and empathy
    • Be an excellent communicator, fluent in written and spoken English (as you will have to present to the rest of the team and company at various points).
    • Have excellent problem-solving skills, with a strong inclination to conduct research in order to find creative solutions 
    • Be calm and courteous under sometimes hectic situations
    • Be a team player who enjoys sharing knowledge and collaborating with other team members

The impact you will have

    • Your interactions with customers affect the way they interact with Issuu and their decision to stay on as customers of ours. You directly influence how often they will engage with the product and what tools they can use to achieve their desired outcome. Your interactions contribute to our revenue growth, our net new revenue, and the reduction of churn with each interaction, every single day.

What you'll get

    • Competitive compensation package 
    • Meaningful equity in a profitable growth-stage company
    • We have 100% company paid platinum health benefits that is above the benchmark of prominent high tech companies
    • Flat structure – every opinion matters regardless of team or position
    • Flexible, uncapped paid time off, in addition to company-wide holidays
The real reason to join Issuu is not all these perks, it’s our unique company culture that delivers the leading results in our industry. Be yourself and thrive!

Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Palo Alto, with offices in Copenhagen, Berlin and Braga, Issuu is profitable, growing fast, and expanding our team across many departments. If you are a collaborative and ambitious professional looking to join a community that: deeply cares about our users and colleagues, has a growth mindset, sees and embraces challenges as a means for continuous improvement, and takes accountability to have a phenomenal impact, apply today!

Issuu is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please don’t hesitate to reach out! We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectives.