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Customer Service Representative

The Gerson Companies Olathe, KS

  • Posted: 25 days ago
  • $16 to $17 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Join the Gerson family! We are growing and need to hire some very special people to join our customer focused team.

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a Customer Service Representative for Gerson, you will have the direct responsibility for the following:

  • Responsible for answering questions from our customers, retailers, and associates via in-bound and out-bound calls, and addressing product questions over the phone.
  • Directly responsible for data entry and data entry audits of orders for product lines ensuring that the right products and quantities are in the system.
  • Addresses product damage, product overage, product shortage and resolves situations related to customer needs or customer claims in a friendly manner.
  • Responsible for the ordering of product samples as needed for customer requests and ensure the samples are produced and delivered in a timely manner.
  • Collaborates with our in-house staff to ensure that customer concerns are addressed and questions are answered promptly.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING TO THIS POSITION:

You need to bring Exceptional customer service! We have been around for 75 years, we love our customers and our team needs people that want to help us get to the next 75 years.

  • Excellent customer service skills and a professional presence in both verbal and non-verbal communication.
  • Proficiency with MS Office products, primarily with Excel and Outlook.
  • Previous experience with Apprise Software a plus.
  • Must be proficient and accurate in both 10-key and alphanumeric entering of customer orders.
  • Basic math aptitude is a must in this role.
  • Proven ability to interact with customers over the phone or in person.
  • Ability to apply creative problem solving skills to resolve issues.
  • Ability to do sales in the form of upselling items to external customers.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma and some college is preferred.
  • 2-4 years of experience in a challenging customer service role where multi-tasking and attention to detail was required.
Company Description
The Gerson Companies is a fourth-generation family-owned seasonal, gift and home decor importer that has been in business for over 80 years. Our corporate office and 500,000 sq. ft. distribution center / warehouse is located in Olathe, KS with offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and sales personnel across the United States. We showcase our product lines in over 10 markets across the country including permanent showrooms in Atlanta and Las Vegas.

The Gerson Companies

The Gerson Companies is a fourth-generation family-owned seasonal, gift and home decor importer that has been in business for over 80 years. Our corporate office and 500,000 sq. ft. distribution center / warehouse is located in Olathe, KS with offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and sales personnel across the United States. We showcase our product lines in over 10 markets across the country including permanent showrooms in Atlanta and Las Vegas.

Address

1450 South Lone Elm Road

Olathe, KS
USA

Industry

Business

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