Customer Engagement Manager

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Date: Mar 26, 2023

Location: New York, US

Company: Springer Nature Group

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This role is responsible for maintaining and developing client relationships for all contracted customers to the Nature Masterclasses On-demand training platform; with the primary objective of retaining contractual revenue through maintaining customer satisfaction, promotional supporting and monitoring usage. 


This will be achieved through undertaking a successful implementation process, creating and distributing monthly usage reports, and regular client contact, sharing best practice, encouraging implementation to ensure overall product satisfaction.


Client Functions             

  • Be the primary point of contact for Client (post sale); to deal with issues that are presented either internally or externally in relation to the subscribed service.  
  • Manage Client expectation throughout the agreement to ensure that customer satisfaction is achieved.  
  • Undertake regular Client contact to facilitate the successfully renewal of the service, including the responsibility of managing usage reports and providing continual feedback to the business.

Implementation of Service

  • Manage pre-contract activities including the responsibility of setting up of requested service trials.
  • Successfully implement the service within the agreed timescales, including supporting the promotion and marketing activities and the undertaking of online or onsite launch events.
  • Manage any Client access issues and be responsible for their escalation in a correct and timely manner.

Reports & Feedback

  • Prepare and distribute monthly usage reports.
  • Provide necessary commentary to the Client on usage and activity, with recommendations and the implementation on agreed action plans on improvement (if required)

System and Operations

  • Primary point of contact for Finance queries in relation to generated invoices.
  • General administrative support, including maintaining the Contract and Client database within the appropriate systems. 


  • Become a trusted specialist and help support the development of the product and proposition.
  • Recognise, develop, and implement process improvements within the Sales, Product and Customer Services teams.

Internal relationships

  • Nature Masterclasses sales managers
  • Sales Operations & Commercial Project Management teams
  • Specialised Sales Commercial Sales teams
  • Researcher Solutions Product Development team
  •  Marketing teams
  • Customer service and platform team

External relationships

  • Clients



  • Degree level or equivalent
  • Fluent written and spoken English

Competencies & knowledge:

  • Customer focused and ability to build customer loyalty
  • Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including clients and other departments
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience in project management or managing multiple projects desirable.
  • Experience supporting senior management and sales teams
  • Meticulous organisational and administrative skills
  • Proactively identify on-going, recurring problems and use initiative to resolve them promptly
  • Ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Team player with ability to work independently
  • Fast learner with attention to detail
  • Strong MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook proficiency



Springer Nature US provides a comprehensive and competitive benefits package which includes the benefit offerings listed below: 
•    Medical, Dental and Vision 
•    401(k) with company match and contribution
•    Hybrid office working policy, Summer Hours, and paid time off
•    Flexible Spending and Commuter programs
•    Multiple Life insurance options
•    Disability coverage
•    Tuition Assistance
•    Voluntary benefits: Identity Theft Protection, Pet Insurance, and Legal Assistance Insurance
•    Employee Assistance Program
•    Family friendly benefits and a variety of employee discounts
•    An array of Employee Social Networks  


Annualized Base Salary Range: $75,000 – $85,000. The salary offer may vary based on work experience, education and skill level.
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