Customer Service Representative - North Co Dublin

Customer Service
Ref: 253 Date Posted: Monday 18 Jan 2021
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Job Title:                                              Customer Service Representative          


Reporting To:                                      Customer Service Supervisor



Key Responsibilities and Priorities:


  • To assist the Customer Service Team within Ireland in providing a high standard of service to its customers in an efficient and professional manner.  
  • To provide excellent internal back-office support for the Commercial Team while maintaining an organised and efficient office environment.


Main Job Functions:               


  • Telephone Enquiries - taking telephone calls as they come into both Reception and directly into Customer Service and either dealing with the query or passing the information to the relevant staff member ensuring information is provided in a professional, accurate and timely manner.
  • Order Processing - the accurate taking and recording of telephone sales orders. Inputting and processing sales orders on the company ERP System by following prescribed procedures. Order scheduling delivery and prioritisation of customers based on NIS data, production scheduling and re-order lead times.
  • General Enquiries & Administration - dealing with both internal and external customer order-related queries such as Stock Availability, Delivery Status, Pricing Information, Literature Requests etc. Progressing backorders and in cooperation with Distribution ensuring that deliveries to customers are on time.
  • Problem Solving - investigate problems and carry out necessary corrective action according to company policies and with required authorisations e.g. arranging Returns, making Credit Note requests, POD requests, referring product complaints to the Quality Department, or further explanation to the customer, whichever the most appropriate etc.
  • To assist in the execution of planned telemarketing campaigns and Promotions and Offers.
  • To utilise, update, record and maintain relevant data as part of any CRM System.
  • All paperwork relating to the job is kept up to date and filed/maintained in a tidy, organised manner consistent with a “Clean Desk” approach.


Performance Objectives:        


  • Adaptability:  Adapting to change, being open to new ideas, taking on new responsibilities, handling pressure and uncertainty, adjusting work plans to meet changing company needs.
  • Communication:    Verbal communication, written communication, producing accurate, punctual reports when required, delivering presentations, sharing information with others, listening skills.
  • Customer Focus: ensuring customer satisfaction, setting realistic customer expectations, owning, solving customer problems, meeting commitments to customers, seeking out customer input, responding to internal customers
  • Decision making:  making thoughtful, systematic decisions; making decisions under pressure, getting input, building consensus, making unpopular decisions, considering impact of decisions.
  • Dependability: meeting commitments, work standards, working independently, accepting accountability, handling change, staying focused under pressure, meeting attendance requirements.
  • Initiative: tackling problems, taking independent action, seeking out new responsibilities, recognizing, and acting on opportunities, generating new ideas, self-development.
  • Interpersonal Skills: listening skills, seeking out feedback, constructive criticism, networking, building relationships, flexibility and open-mindedness, negotiating.
  • Teamwork: working on team projects, exchanging ideas and opinions, developing working relationships, flexibility, and open-mindedness.
  • Personal Organization: organizing information, maintaining a clean, organized work area, prioritising tasks, time management.
  • Problem Solving: anticipating and preventing problems, defining problems, overcoming obstacles, generating alternative solutions, group problem solving.
  • Productivity: managing a fair workload, taking on additional responsibility, managing priorities, developing work procedures, time management, and information management.
  • Quality: accuracy and attention to detail, commitment to quality standards, making continuous improvements, monitoring quality levels, owning, acting on quality problems.
  • Results Focus: targeting and achieving results, goal setting, prioritising tasks, overcoming obstacles, accepting accountability.




Training and Development:

The company has an ongoing commitment to the training and development of its staff and the company believes that an investment in its staff is an investment in its business.


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