Edwards Lifesciences Sales Operations Success Lead in Czech Republic


  • Identification of opportunities to useSFDC to positively impact business strategy and performance.

  • Facilitation a continuous planningprocess. Works with business to manage and prioritize the planning of solutionsdevelopment. Analyzes potential solutions to estimate value to the organizationand ROI.

  • Collaborate with Business to design andarchitect solutions on the Salesforce.com platform

  • Own overall relationship with internal customers,which include: increasing adoption and satisfaction

  • Elicitation of requirements and needsvia interviews document analysis, workshops, surveys,business process descriptions, use cases,scenarios, business analysis task and workflow analysis

  • Critically evaluate informationgathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high levelinformation into details, abstract up from low level information to a generalunderstanding and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.

  • Establish a trusted / strategic advisorrelationship with each internal customer

  • Act as a liaison to the business and Deliveryteam

  • Closely cooperate with business inorder to be able to propose process enhancements to be supported by SFDC

  • Advocate customer needs/issuescross-departmentally.

  • Supports development long term strategyof using SFDC as a key sales support tool

  • Reports within the Sales Operationsorganization


Required Qualifications:

  • 3 years of relevantexperience – IT architect, Senior Analyst, etc.

  • Minimum 2-year experience withSalesforce.com or other CRM platforms

  • Understanding of Internet, Intranet,Extranet, client/server and cloud-based architectures

  • Experience with Business Intelligence /Analytics usage

  • Understanding / exposure to businessplanning processes in sales organization, pricing, territory management,performance evaluation

  • Proficient in Office software.

  • Understand core Sales / Marketingprocesses to be able to propose solutionincreasing sales/marketing effectiveness

  • Experience collaborating with businessowners and implementation teams to translate requirements into technicalsolutions

  • Excellent communications skills bothwritten and spoken

  • Intense curiosity and a sincereinterest in learning new technologies, platforms, business processes

Additional qualifications which will be a plus for the role:

  • Certification: Salesforce Sales CloudConsultant or Salesforce Service Cloud Consultant; Salesforce App Builder orSalesforce Developer; Salesforce Advanced Administrator or Salesforce Architect

  • Knowledge of all phases of softwaredevelopment including requirements analysis, design, coding, testing(integration, user, and performance), debugging, implementation, and support

  • Experience with Agile delivery methods

  • Understanding of applicationprogramming, database and system design

About Edwards

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 10,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life. Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

Title: Sales Operations Success Lead Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa, Canada (EMEAC)-Czech Republic Job Number: 011901