Customer Implementation Specialist at NurseGrid
Portland, OR, US

The Opportunity:

 

NurseGrid is hiring for a Customer Implementation Specialist (CIS) to join our growing team. The individual chosen for this position will play a vital role driving engagement and product adoption within our customer base. The CIS will assist customers with creating an onboarding approach, designing a launch plan, and implementing our NurseGrid products to enable a successful deployment of our solutions within the organization. The CIS will also be responsible for assisting in developing company-wide solutions and programs to support our customers at scale.

 

As a Customer Implementation Specialist, you will work closely with our internal stakeholders in various departments such as Sales, Customer Success, Account Management, Training, and Project Management teams to ensure the plan for launch is successful and deployed within the first 2 months of engagement with NurseGrid. Within this role you will be considered the Subject Matter Expert (SME) pertaining to advanced NurseGrid functionalities to propose trainings, launch plans and solutions for use cases across different care continuums. The right candidate is a strong communicator, is detail-oriented, and is driven by making an impact for our customers.

 

Your Challenge:

 

As a member of our growing team, this role creates an opportunity to ensure our customers have the best experience right out of the gate and will lead to higher adoption, retention, and expansion opportunities for NurseGrid. This is a great opportunity for an individual looking to take their career to the next level. Here are some things you will tackle:

 

Own the implementation and product adoption plan for the first 2 months of engagement with NurseGrid

 

Define, run and potentially deliver training necessary for the customers successful launch of NurseGrid

 

Find and create customer advocates/champions throughout the implementation engagement

 

Manage a portfolio of 5 or more concurrent customer implementations, utilizing our internal CMS system and custom product tools, in addition to email, screen sharing, and teleconferences

 

Recommend or build solutions required to get the company up and running quickly

 

Serve as the NurseGrid subject matter expert (SME) on NurseGrid product capabilities

 

Be highly responsive to client communications and proactively research, troubleshoot, and resolve issues

 

Manage project deliveries from beginning to end and define and confirm scope, ensuring that all specifications are clearly defined to satisfy expectations

 

Expand upon the NurseGrid solution portfolio, demonstrating best practices in design for use cases across the care continuum

 

Provide feedback to our Product & Engineering teams that inform additional product and service sales opportunities

 

Prepare, maintain and submit clear and concise activity/progress reports and time

 

Utilize basic understanding of Salesforce, JIRA, Excel, and SQL (or database management)

 

Requirements

What you’ll need:

 

2 + years of relevant work experience in healthcare SaaS project/program management

 

Growth mindset with the desire to work in a collaborative environment to promote and drive superior team performance

 

Strong relationship builder and natural problem solver

 

Understanding of security protocols, SSO, and basic understanding of APIs

 

Passion for working with leading edge technologies and a desire to deeply understand NurseGrid’s benefits, use cases, and business and technical elements

 

Demonstrated ability to succeed in a fast-paced, dynamic and high growth technology environment

 

Hands-on working experience in the configuration, customization, and implementation of SaaS applications

 

High level of motivation, self-starter, excellent at follow-up, team-player with ability to deliver within defined timelines

 

Strong communication (written, verbal, presentation) and organizational skills, with ability to explain technical subjects to non-technical end users in large enterprises

 

Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and perform effectively under pressure

 

Willing to travel periodically based on customer and business need

 

What we’d like:

 

Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience

 

Existing knowledge of software in the healthcare space

 

Experience in SQL or database management

 

Skilled at Program Management within large organizations, helping to effectively drive change across groups by engaging key stakeholders

 

Proven effectiveness at leading and facilitating executive meetings and workshops

 

Proven experience with account planning & customer success plans

 

Effective at leading executive discussions

 

Skillful experience using Gantt charting tools, Kanban tools and online collaboration tools such as JIRA and CRM tools such as Salesforce, Zoho, and Intercom

 

Why you’ll love NurseGrid:

 

At NurseGrid, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized as best in class throughout healthcare. Working at NurseGrid is more than a job. It’s a calling to create focused work on improving the lives of 3 million nurses by delivering innovative solutions across the care continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow and where ongoing feedback flows freely.

 

If you’re looking to make an impact, NurseGrid’s the place for you. To discover what it’s like working for NurseGrid at a personal level, visit our Company page on our website at www.nursegrid.com.

 

NurseGrid is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, secular orientation, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.