Vacancy

Customer Service Manager,
Full-time

United Kingdom, England, Altrincham

Business unit: Paints and Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. For more information please visit www.akzonobel.com.

Responsibility

Customer Service Manager
£Competetive + Excellent benefits package
Altrincham


Experienced at managing customer service teams in a fast-paced environment you are now looking to take that next career step. That is the opportunity we can offer you at AkzoNobel. Awarded Top Employer status, we are recognised globally for being first with ideas, driving innovation and delivering market leading products all of which allow us to build successful partnerships with our customers. We are now looking for a senior customer service professional to support our network of Dulux Decorator Centre by ensuring the operational effectiveness of our central Stores and Sales Support Team.
 
As Customer Service Manager you will ensure a brilliant service to both customers and colleagues. You will set standards, champion a service culture and encourage positive customer interactions. We will look to you to create and implement a service strategy to support our trade stores to deliver against performance targets. This will involve designing current and future processes as well as incorporating technology, systems and people to enable them. You will develop KPI’s as well as build the capability of the team to deliver them too. You will oversee budgets, motivate and develop your team’s skills. You will also continually review processes and KPIs to make sure they are fit for purpose as the business evolves.

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

July 31, 2019

Vacancy number

190000TO

Continent

Europe

Country

United Kingdom

State/Region/Province

England

Site

Altrincham

Business unit

Paints and Coatings

Job family

Sales

Hierarchy level

Management

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

To succeed you will need experience of motivating a customer service team and delivering high standards of service. You will have good communication and organisational skills as well as the ability to develop future business leaders. You will also enjoy the challenge of working to tight deadlines, solving problems and juggling changing priorities in a fast-moving environment. You will be a strategic thinker who embraces collaborative working too.
 
We have core principles and values that help our employees and customers know what we stand for. With this in mind you will also be the sort of person who is not only customer focused but also passionate about excellence and delivering on commitments.
 
AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.      
 
At AkzoNobel, we believe in winning together, so if you want to be in a business where people share and use their personal strengths to succeed as a team, please visit our website via the link.
 
We may consider flexible working for this role.

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