Finastra Solutions Consultant (Financial Services) in United States

WHY DO WE LOVE COMING TO WORK EVERY DAY?

With over 10,000 superstars across 48 different countries globally, it is hard not to be inspired every single day. At Finastra we celebrate in global knowledge sharing, diversity and an opportunity to make a difference for each other and for our customers .

We are on a journey. After bringing two global Fintech leaders together in June 2017, Finastra has truly recognized the opportunity and power we have, by combining our expertise, successes and passion together. Whether it is in a collaboration hub or innovating with colleagues across our global landscape, we are one team creating a network of talent and creativity in a stimulating environment, to do what we can to make a difference for our customers .

Our people are leaders in their role and are always looking for new ways to help our customers grow, compete and optimize their business. From a graduate Software Engineer to an experienced Sales Executive – we are looking for personal leadership and people with the appetite to understand the markets and customers we serve. We drive innovation that challenges the status quo and feel proud of the positive differences that we make every day. We recognize talent and provide a work environment where leaders can drive results , develop and grow their careers.

Success is what you do, success is what we achieve, together.

The future of Finance is open – combine your talents with Finastra opportunities to create an exciting career with us.

For more information, visit Finastra.com

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What will you contribute?

Reporting to the Director, Solutions Consulting, the Solution Consultant, working as part of the sales team, will provide support to the sales process through delivery of solution demonstrations and providing subject matter expertise in the proposal process and other pre-sales activities. In addition, he/she will maintain and enhance the demonstration environment to maximize efficacy of use case scenarios and in-depth examples.

Responsibilities & Deliverables:

Your deliverables as a Solutions Consultant will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Conduct solution demonstrations at the request of sales team members.

  • Maintain and update demonstration systems to ensure complete and accurate data, accounts, product set, and system parameters.

  • Develop and update presentation scripts to stay current with product functionality, value propositions, and strategic differentiators.

  • Function as subject matter expert in the preparation of request for proposals and other information requests.

  • Assist with aligning solutions with prospect needs at the request of sales team members.

  • Support sales team members in their efforts to maintain customer retention and client satisfaction.

  • Incorporate company knowledge of competitive strengths and weaknesses into solution demonstrations.

  • Ensure that identified product gaps are communicated to the Product Management organization.

  • Educate sales and sales operation team members on product functionality as needed.

  • Act as an on-site booth representative at trade conferences as needed.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Experience:

  • Knowledge of financial institution operations

  • Extensive travel to customer sites - must be willing to travel up to 75% of the time

  • Superior communication and presentation skills

  • Proven ability to engage financial institution executives

  • 5+ years’ experience working in a financial institution or financial software provider

  • 3+ years of experience in mortgage lending or mortgage servicing

  • Sales demonstrations of financial services software preferred

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

  • Formal training in presentation skills preferred

  • 70%travel required

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The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability please contact us at 800-274-7280.

The Future is Collaborative . The Future is Open. The Future is Now.

Finastra unlocks the potential of people and businesses in finance, creating a platform for open innovation. Formed in 2017 by the combination of Misys and D+H, we provide the broadest portfolio of financial services software in the world today—spanning retail banking, transaction banking, lending, and treasury and capital markets. Our solutions enable customers to deploy mission critical technology on premises or in the cloud. Our scale and geographical reach means that we can serve customers effectively, regardless of their size or geographic location—from global financial institutions, to community banks and credit unions. Through our open, secure and reliable solutions, customers are empowered to accelerate growth, optimize cost, mitigate risk and continually evolve to meet the changing needs of their customers. 48 of the world’s top 50 banks use Finastra technology.

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