Manager of Customer Service - Mississauga (West Rathwood / East Hurontario / SE Gateway), Ontario Canada - 35303



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 35303
Title: Manager of Customer Service
Job Location: Mississauga (West Rathwood / East Hurontario / SE Gateway), Ontario - Canada
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: NO

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JOB DESCRIPTION

General Summary:     

Plans, organizes, directs, manages, evaluates and is responsible for all Customer Services activities to enhance Customer relationships while meeting organizational and operational objectives

Principal Duties and Responsibilities :

Provides leadership and direction to the daily operations of the Customer Service team to ensure all customer service activities support and strengthen the strategic objectives of the overall organization
In conjunction with Director of Sales, determines strategic direction of Customer Service in line with the Canadian Sales and Marketing organization
Develops and implements Customer Service Policies and Procedures and KPI’s; Identifies and implements strategies to improve quality of service and productivity
Assist with on-boarding of new corporate account listings, set up of sales promotions to ensure inventory is available with wholesalers/direct customers. Develops key performance indicators and communicates Customer Service standards to ensure the achievement and maintenance of agreed standards;
Develops and maintains a constructive and cooperative working relationship with internal and external stakeholders.
Manages department operating budget expenses
Evaluates staff and provides ongoing performance management;  
Provides the Customer Service personnel with training & coaching as identified
Champion the flow of demand, supply and inventory information between key internal stakeholders – Materials Management, Quality Assurance, Sales/Marketing, to establish precise inventory availability dates which are communicated via the Customer Service backorder report.
Prepare for New Product Launches by setting up wholesaler codes and other wholesaler launch requirements; maintains a master grid of all wholesaler codes.
Track and recommend inventory movement between depots for major wholesalers.
Maintain adequate inventory levels by tracking inventory and movement of goods.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Minimum four years previous customer service supervisory/management experience
  • University degree/College diploma in relevant field of study
  • Bilingual (English & French) is a very strong asset 
  • Keen understanding of the skills and abilities of a strong Customer Service team
  • Strong interpersonal, negotiation and dispute resolution skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Strong coaching and leadership skills
  • Attention to detail, strong analytical skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work well under pressure with hard deadlines
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Strong computer skills including: Word, Excel, Power Point, BPCs as related to Customer Service operations
  • Knowledge of pharmaceuticals, science background is an asset
  • Knowledge of Logistics systems as necessary to support top levels of Customer Service

Education:
Vocational/Technical/Diploma

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