Salesforce.com, Inc Business Operations Sr. Analyst in Tokyo, Japan
Job CategoryCustomer Success Group
Role DescriptionSalesforce is looking for a skilled Business Operations Senior Analyst to support and to transform our Customer Success processes and Tools. The candidate will work with CSG operations, service sales, delivery, IT and business leaders to identify new and evolving business needs, design and implement innovative process, reporting and/or tool solutions to address them. The ideal candidate should have exposure to Salesforce applications and data schema. This candidate should also be comfortable supporting out-of-the-box and custom tools, generating Salesforce reports and dashboards, and have an advanced knowledge of Excel.Key Accountabilities (Impact)
Provide system administration and drive improvement projects on a suite of existing applications and tools, including issue identification, project management, data management, scheduling, methodology, and reporting
Understand how our tools work and how they can be configured and optimized
Identify issues within existing tools and processes
Take suggestions from global team members and organize them into requirements and project plans
Find and evaluate new tools and make suggestions to the team
Assist in the creation of custom tools and applications
Manage full cycle projects to a successful outcome
Communicate application and tool status, accomplishments and roadblocks to a dynamic global team
Collaborate with Operations, CSG Delivery, Sales and Leadership to identify and implement innovative solutions to increase process efficiency
Perform business process assessment of the current state - including technology, experience, business and data
Identify and optimize the true drivers of financial performance, productivity, customer engagement and other metrics
Capture the strategic, operational and tactical business process goals & objectives
Apply a structured business process architecture approach and methodology for capturing the key views of the enterprise.
Design the future state business process architecture to drive the maximum user experience, productivity and value – to include process flow diagrams, heat maps, data flow diagrams
Analyze Salesforce data and generate reports in Salesforce and Excel
Understand the underlying data architecture supporting CSG and how to use it to report on business performance
Understand the critical KPI’s that drive CSG Service business
Design innovative reporting solutions to measure KPI performance
Understand the evolving needs of the business to anticipate and deliver new reports to drive additional business value
3-5 years of management consulting and/or business operations experience, with a focus on services tools, process automation and/or continuous process improvement
Understanding of cloud computing and solutions, and the Salesforce product family
Understanding of Salesforce tools and how they can be configured and optimized to support process efficiency
Understanding of structured Business Process Improvement methodologies (e.g. DMAIC)
Solid understanding of CRM and data management
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to effectively develop and present materials that are appropriate for the audience
Practical experience in program or project management
Team player able to lead and work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus.
Strong situational analysis, negotiation and decision-making abilities.
Ability to multi-task while managing deadlines, perform well under pressure, work independently and as a part of a team
Detail and quality-oriented with the desire to quickly learn new concepts, business models, and technologies
Collaborative; extremely customer-service and team-oriented, especially in a fast-paced and rapidly developing business environment; ability to stay focused
Business level English/Japanese
- Ability to work with difficult stakeholders under tight deadlines
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