Accenture Salesforce Marketing Cloud Functional Consultant in Boston, Massachusetts
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The Salesforce team is seeking a Marketing Cloud Functional Consultant to design, implement and deploy Salesforce Marketing Cloud solutions to a wide variety of clients at the Enterprise level. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in marketing and Salesforce Marketing solutions. Additionally, the candidate should have the ability to uncover business requirements, develop a technical strategy and be able to create and effectively demonstrate solutions that address customer requirements.
We can hire for this role anywhere in the US, as long as you are located near an Accenture office.
Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites Monday through Thursday is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.
Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.
Typical day snapshot - Marketing Cloud Functional Consultant
New challenges and opportunities arise every day, and Consultant’s roles will vary based on the projects where they are engaged. The work is truly exciting and interesting and will require our Consultants to:
Meet with clients to analyze their work practices and understand the nature of their businesses to properly define needs and customize marketing solutions using the Salesforce Marketing Cloud platform.
Lead the development of a strategic vision for project (product development, enhancements, etc.) and embrace the criticality of gaining its adoption.
Make recommendations based on this analysis – estimate work effort, lead project scoping (as the sole or primary Accenture Technology representative), determine required resources, set a realistic schedule, and build proper communication and governance plans (Project Management 101, if you will).
Maintain effective client relations and rapport - delivering timely and relevant information with the utmost concern for stakeholder and project impact.
Minimum of 2 years of campaign management experience using cloud technology (e.g., Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Marketo, Eloqua, Pardot) or on-premise technology (e.g., IBM, Teradata, Adobe).
Minimum of 2 years designing marketing solutions (e.g., capability assessment, requirements gathering, experience design, process reengineering).
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associates Degree, must have minimum 6 years’ work experience)
Previous technology consulting work experience.
Salesforce certifications (Admin, Sales and Service Cloud Consultant) helpful.
Professional Skill Requirements
Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Desire to work in an information systems environment
Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent leadership and management skills
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