Oracle ACS Technical Account Manager in Bucharest, Romania
ACS Technical Account Manager
Advanced Customer Services – Technical Account Manager(TAM)
Oracle Advanced Customer Services is a Global Line of Business within the Oracle Support Services Organisation.
Primary: To successfully manage the delivery of customer engagements across EMEA according to the contractual details.
Develop and manage the Oracle ACS relationship for customers who have purchased an Advanced Customer Services (ACS) service contract. Strive to provide a high degree of satisfaction and protect and enhance ACS revenue streams.
Manages designated portfolio of projects and/or contracts and works to objectives, as directed by Oracle Advanced Customer Services (ACS) line manager
Manages the overall service delivery defined by the contract which in many circumstances will involve parties or resources from other lines of business and/or Oracle business partners
Collaborates effectively with ACS sales and resourcing teams and other Oracle lines of business such as Systems Support, Hardware & Licence Sales and Consulting to enhance the customer experience
Works with partner organisations and other third parties as required
Works closely with other TAMs to identify and develop innovative ways of delivering service to the customer
Supports the ACS sales team in selling ACS additional services
Manages documentation and uses Oracle business systems as appropriate
Deliver to EMEA Customers remotely from Romania, with some travel for face to face customer meetings
Be the single point of contact within Oracle for the customer, acting as their advocate for the service you are responsible for delivering
Manage the contract or delivery engagement as defined by ACS line management, including creating and maintaining accurate documentation
Maintain the Oracle business systems to ensure systems are up to date with the correct/current information (resource assignment, timecards, rates, completion estimates, invoice details etc.) to ensure that services are delivered efficiently, invoices are generated in a timely manner and revenues are recognised promptly
Plan and deploy resources to ensure effective delivery within agreed budgetary constraints
Where appropriate create and maintain the ACS Service Delivery Plan or Project Plan
Where appropriate (determined by contact type) create, maintain, communicate and achieve the quarterly revenue forecast for each contract
Proactively manage the contract/project delivery to completion / customer acceptance
Proactively report on any potential risks / issues that may impact service delivery or customer satisfactions
Manage any customer escalations that may arise
Ensure all contract-related systems and documentation required, either contractually or as part of a programme, are up to date and accurate
Monitor and report revenue forecast and margin estimates, revenue and margin achievements for each contract
Work in line with customer working practices and procedures, if contractually agreed
Operate in line with Oracle ACS’s business processes and procedures
Operate in line with Oracle Global and local HR policies and procedures
This position is to direclt work with customers, therefore strong English skills is a prerequisite. Additional language skills are beneficial.
Strong experience in service delivery and/or project management and/or enterprise application implementation is highly desirable
Excellent communication / relationship building skills
Customer focussed and results oriented
Ability to work under pressure in highly escalated situations
Organised with strong attention to detail
Decision making / problem solving skills
Ability to manage multiple concurrent activities (customer engagements)
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
This position will be responsible for providing customers with the guidance and support needed throughout the full life cycle of implementation to ensure successful and most effective use of Oracle’s products. In addition, this position will be a leader in ensuring overall customer satisfaction with Oracle’s products and related implementation services.
This position will provide customers with regular assessments on the domains of strategy, process, governance, people and technology accompanied by recommendations for improvement in each area. The ATAM will act as the primary liaison between Oracle, the customer, and the system integrator with respect to the implementation. He/she will serve as Oracle
- s support/services lead to the customer and provide business process, application functionality, technology, and implementation expertise by delivering a combination of business specifications analysis, technical consulting and project management skills. The TAM is responsible for escalating issues across multiple business units within Oracle (e.g. Technical Support, Expert Services, Sales, Consulting, Product Development, etc.) and marshalling resources as necessary to resolve problems.
Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 7 - 10 years of professional Information Systems implementation experience. Demonstrated experience in package systems implementation (CRM, ERP, Consulting experiences). Understanding of various technical architectures and operating systems including web-based applications, networks, RDBMS (Oracle, DB2, MS SQL Server), etc. Project Management (PMP) certification or extensive Project Management experience across global and diverse organizations. Industry experience is desired.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salary verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire