Associate Implementation Consultant

GTM - Customer Team Remote, United States


Description

Responsibilities:

  • Leads and/or assists with multiple concurrent implementation projects with direction and standard implementation procedures.
  • Drives and manages all implementation milestones to completion within budget, scope, schedule, and customer satisfaction.
  • Creates and maintains thorough documentation throughout the implementation to include billable hours, Salesforce notes/documentation, expense management, etc.
  • Communicates with key stakeholders to ensure risk awareness, project progress, set expectations, and define next steps in a timely manner.
  • Trains and advises clients to properly use appropriate products to best fit their individual needs based on best practices and use cases.
  • Coaches and consults with clients to advocate the features and functionality of BlackLine products during configuration in order to obtain buy-in and user adoption.
  • Offers recommendations for improving system performance gaps and system options to increase efficiencies and achieve best practice standards.
  • Assesses and troubleshoots application issues during the implementation cycle.
  • Provides application feedback to Product team in order to enhance or resolve functionality for future releases.
  • Performs other tasks and responsibilities as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least one year of experience in a professional environment
  • Experience in a client-facing role
  • Demonstrated experience communicating and presenting to a diverse set of people across groups and organizational levels
  • Knowledge of accounting terminology and processes (e.g. month-end close process)
  • Knowledge of MS Office, MS Project, Salesforce, Accounting software
  • Excellent communication skills, strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated strong technical problem-solving skills
  • Effective problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong client relationship skills
  • Ability to lead, own and manage a project
  • Ability to prioritize with competing priorities
  • Ability to navigate ambiguous or difficult situations or personalities
  • Must be proactive and have a sense of urgency
  • Ability to interact and collaborate with all levels of staff across the organization in both internal support groups and external client stakeholders

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two plus years of experience in the audit/accounting industry preferred
  • At least 2 years of experience in Consulting Services, Client Services and/or Professional Services environment
  • Software background preferred
  • Technology background/experience preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in managing implementation projects
  • Accounting degree preferred
  • Previous experience documenting Business Requirements for software development and technical specifications

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

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We’re proud to continue to stand by this policy and will grow our company with attention to this instrumental belief in our hiring and promotion practices.

We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will reasonably accommodate applicants’ needs in accordance with applicable law throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to [email protected]