Senior Customer Success Leader
- Atlanta, GA, United States
Today, Cash App has thousands of employees around the world with a culture geared toward creativity, collaboration and impact. We’ve been a distributed team since day one, and continue to value working across time zones and continents both remotely and in our Cash App offices.
Our offices are great, but many of our roles can be done remotely from the countries where Block operates. We tailor our experience to champion our employees’ creativity and productivity wherever they are.
Check out our locations, benefits and more at cash.app/careers.
We are seeking a highly motivated, deeply experienced and resourceful leader to design, inspire, lead and scale our multi-channel Customer Success organization for Cash App and create the future vision of how we’ll serve customers. You will influence and inspire a team of passionate customer advocates and their leaders, coaching them to success while you help dream up and build out a world class operation. You will define how Cash App will optimize all Success channels, including in-app messaging and phone, while developing and reinforcing Cash App’s team culture, driving customer happiness, and promoting employee success and supporting career progression.
In this role, you will serve as a cross-functional leader inside the company, working with product, engineering, design, business development, marketing, and finance to drive a culture of customer-first supportability. You’ll manage the operations of the Customer Success team to ensure we achieve Cash App’s most important strategic priorities and underpin our obsession with customer focus and mindset. You will set, track, manage and evolve our operational Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) weekly, quarterly and overall, and act as an advocate and leader for our front-line team members, interacting with training, recruiting, analytics, workforce management, Voice of the Customer (VoC), and engineering and technology teams who are critical to making our customers successful.
The right candidate for this role will demonstrate success by:
Utilizing deep product and industry knowledge to implement and improve on best practices while serving as a strong cross-functional leader and advocacy role model for support
Coaching and mentoring team members with a focus on professional development and upstream, preventative, future-proof thinking
Driving improvements in customer satisfaction across channels by understanding the struggle and support needs of our customers and how our teams can best respond
Owning the efficiency and quality balance of the Customer Success operation, smartly investing in both, while incorporating cost considerations, to help maximize our investments in our people and build our talent for the future
Developing and managing the metrics to measure the growth, performance and impact of the team, and set goals and provide progress updates
Treating the Customer Success operation as a product at Cash App, innovating, experimenting and iterating on the customer experience
Developing and leading end-to-end holistic project plans and ensuring on-time delivery of critical customer success initiatives
Gathering and synthesizing relevant data, suggesting improvements in the tools, approaches, processes, and techniques to help scale the team
Scaling the Customer Success team by capitalizing on opportunities for increased effectiveness and efficiency, driving productivity and quality initiatives and working tirelessly to empower the front-line advocates
15+ years of relevant CS operations work experience, with 10+ years of multi-tier (managing managers) people management experience required at companies with significant scale
Past product and/or project management experience and deep background scaling complex operations from inception to hundreds of team members, particularly within a technology company
Experience creating, building, optimizing B2C Customer Success operations, particularly in a fast-paced startup or tech environment, and experience with leading partner (BPO) teams to achievements equivalent to internal teams
The ability to effectively influence and communicate cross-functionally throughout an entire organization and excellent written and verbal communication skills
Creative problem-solving abilities and expertise in balancing and articulating trade-offs at scale
A passion for consumer financial services and ensuring an outstanding customer experience
We’re working to build a more inclusive economy where our customers have equal access to opportunity, and we strive to live by these same values in building our workplace. Block is a proud equal opportunity employer. We work hard to evaluate all employees and job applicants consistently, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class.
We believe in being fair, and are committed to an inclusive interview experience, including providing reasonable accommodations to disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. We encourage applicants to share any needed accommodations with their recruiter, who will treat these requests as confidentially as possible. Want to learn more about what we’re doing to build a workplace that is fair and square? Check out our I+D page.
Additionally, we consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment on our team, and always assess candidates on an individualized basis.
Block, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) is a global technology company with a focus on financial services. Made up of Square, Cash App, Spiral, TIDAL, and TBD, we build tools to help more people access the economy. Square helps sellers run and grow their businesses with its integrated ecosystem of commerce solutions, business software, and banking services. With Cash App, anyone can easily send, spend, or invest their money in stocks or Bitcoin. Spiral (formerly Square Crypto) builds and funds free, open-source Bitcoin projects. Artists use TIDAL to help them succeed as entrepreneurs and connect more deeply with fans. TBD is building an open developer platform to make it easier to access Bitcoin and other blockchain technologies without having to go through an institution.