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Customer Service Representative

Apex, NC

Job Snapshot

Location:Apex, NC
Employee Type:Contingent
Duration:56 weeks
Pay Rate:N/A

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Date Posted:3/13/2017
Job ID:20706




Job Description

We are looking for a Customer Service Representative at our facility. He or she will interact directly with internal personnel and customers ranging from expediter to company presidents, often under conditions of stress. The attitude and skill of this person often makes the difference between satisfied and lost customers.

The Customer Service Representative will be responsible for providing services to the customer from the time an inquiry or order is received until the customer has received the product. The position requires an excellent attitude, high motivation in problem solving, knowledge of company policies and products and the ability to protect the company's interests without antagonizing the customer.

This position will report to the Manager, Export and Domestic Customer Service.

SAP Sales Distribution knowledge

SAP knowledge of transaction codes VA02

Good written communication skills

Experienced in Excel.

Key Responsibilities

Handle customer service inquiries and problems via the telephone, internet, EDI, Fax and e-mail.

  • Process workflow to ensure timeliness of releasing blocked orders to allow timely shipments, order entry, correspondence, and credit memorandums.
  • Provides team lead daily reporting of uncompleted work.
  • Participate in procedure development, testing system upgrades and special projects as needed.
  • Exhibit a positive attitude to customers and co-workers and eliminate negative communication.

Preferred Qualifications:


Critical Skills and Qualifications

    • Comprehensive understanding of all assigned product lines and markets.
    • Courtesy and mature judgment is essential.
    • Must portray a professional image in dealing with customers and company personnel.
    • Incumbents must have an excellent understanding of Apex Tool Group sales, customer service and marketing policies and procedures and product knowledge. A good understanding of the sales and marketing systems is also required.
    • Minimum of two (2) years of customer service, distribution or sales and marketing experience are required.
    • Excellent communication and SAP knowledge are essential.
    • Self-motivation is a plus.

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer