Are you a people person?
If so, we want you on our team. People like talking to you. You’re a problem solver, self-starter, and keen negotiator. You understand that good customer relationships are vital for business. You make a great first impression. People like working with you because you’re reliable, energetic, and most of all, fun. If this is you, we’d love to meet you.
Customer Service Associate - (Professional Information Business) - One Year Contract
Who is my manager?
Customer Support Supervisor
What are my accountabilities?
Ability to communicate with our global customers in both written and spoken Japanese and English within a corporate environment
Maintain a high degree of customer service for all support queries and adhere to all service management principles and Service Level Agreements
Provide excellent customer service to customers in a courteous, effective and timely manner to ensure resolution of customer contacts
Ensure all relevant procedures are followed from beginning to resolution
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
Own a customer case by being the named case manager bringing the case to final conclusion
Perform administrative functions as may be required in order to fulfil member requirements
Act as an internal voice of the customer
Actively seek out opportunities for self-improvement, keeping up with new product trainings and process knowledge
What do you need from me?
Speaks native Japanese and fluent in English within corporate environment
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 judgment 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 required
Must be flexible to work on weekend and public holidays when assigned. (5 days work)
How do I apply?
Dow Jones offers an exceptional opportunity to work for one of the world’s leading financial and business news companies. We invite interested candidates to submit in confidence a cover letter and detailed resume stating your qualifications, contact details and current and expected salary via our Career Site.
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Business Area: PRINT & ENT SVCS - CUSTOMER SERVICE
Job Category: Customer Service/Support Group
Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
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Req ID: 15951