Here at Dow Jones we are looking for a Customer Service Associate on a contract basis. We are looking for someone who has a passion for helping people, and truly has a can-do attitude. We are offering a career with a recognized leader in the world of global news and business information. This is an opportunity to be a part of a multinational organization that focuses on its people. Dow Jones is searching for candidates who want to work within our Global Customer Service team to learn and grow from this position.
Provide high-level telephone and e-support on Dow Jones suite of products and services by answering our global customer queries concerning billing/account administration, pricing, content, product navigation, and delivery
Retain Dow Jones customers and increase customer loyalty while projecting a professional, efficient and positive approach
Ensure all opportunities for retention and cross-selling are identified and maximized
Strong ability to overcome objections and enthusiastically resolve customers'' concerns while consistently providing superior levels of customer service
Ensure all relevant procedures are followed from beginning to resolution
Must meet retention goals set by the company and ensure all key performance key indicators are met
Actively seek out opportunities for self-improvement, keeping up with new product trainings and process knowledge
Make independent decisions to resolve customer issues with strong problem solving and negotiation skills
Work with other Dow Jones departments to ensure escalated issues are handled timely and correctly
Superior verbal and written communication skills with the ability to quickly establish trust and reliability over the phone
Ability to listen, empathize, and effectively handle challenging customers in a professional and pleasant manner
Sound judgement and a commitment to customer satisfaction with the ability to build and develop relationships to identify problems, assess needs, and find solutions
Ability to maintain a positive attitude in an often busy and intense environment
Strong aptitude and desire to learn new technical systems and applications
Proficiency with Microsoft Office and web browsing
Attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
Ability to follow a large set of procedural guidelines to a very high accuracy level and adjust to changes when required
Positive outlook on change and flexible approach to team-based work environment and structure
Desire to grow with the company
College degree preferred
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .
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Business Area: PRINT & ENT SVCS - CUSTOMER SERVICE
Job Category: Contingent Workers
Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.
This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.
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Req ID: 22114