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Customer Service Representative

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Job ID 147016 Date posted 09/02/2021 Location : Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s animal nutrition and health business, where we improve lives through better nutrition. Our team researches, innovates and creates solutions that deliver healthy results for our customers.


Job Purpose and Impact

The Customer Service Representative will support a moderate scale of customer service activities for our single-site team. We seek a professional to contribute to optimizing and monitoring shipping and returns including processing complex orders from customers and resolving order or delivery issues. The contract for this position is temporary.

Key Accountabilities

  • Maintain systems and relationships that meet customer demand forecast, as well as other databases related to shipments and inventory management.
  • Inform customers about order status, invoices, contract balances and other information needed to complete the sale.
  • Execute customer service strategies.
  • Provide support to improvement projects and commitments requiring a basic understanding of customer service practices and procedures.
  • Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience.
  • Other minimum qualifications may apply.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in customer service area.
  • Knowledge of MS Office tools.
  • Experience with ERP system (SAP is and advantage).

Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.


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