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What is a customer relationship management role?

A customer relationship management role involves working as one of a team of specialists who are responsible for managing customer relationships and maintaining a customer-focused approach within an organisation.

Customer relationship managers are responsible for understanding their organisation they are working in and, where possible, adding value to the service they provide.

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Posted2/10/2018 Salary / Daily RateNegotiable LocationDublin City Centre TypeContract

What are the main responsibilities of a customer relationship management role?

Key responsibilities of a customer relationship manager include:

  1. Planning and delivering strategies across the company to encourage customer retention and loyalty
  2. Overseeing direct communications with customers
  3. Ensuring that the database is segmented effectively for targeted marketing activities
  4. Employing implementing strategies in order to help reduce any risks
  5. Working with the customer service team, marketing staff and operations

What skills and qualifications does a customer relationship management role require?

Most customer relationship management roles require a degree in computer science or engineering, though in rare cases other STEM subjects are acceptable.

As a managerial position the role also requires at least three years of industry experience. Professionals looking to break into customer relationship management typically have extensive experience in direct and digital marketing and a strong background in customer acquisition and retention strategies.

Other key skills required for the role of customer relationship management are:

  1. Excellent interpersonal skills, most notably the ability to build trust and tailor their communication to suit a wide variety of different people
  2. Excellent customer service skills and empathetic personality
  3. Good technical knowledge, including the ability to operate customer relationship management software
  4. Good analytical and troubleshooting skills
  5. Self-motivation and confidence