Customer Service Lead

San Diego, CA
United States


Location: Kearny Mesa - Store #66

General Purpose of Job:

Under the direct supervision of the Store Management Team, the Customer Service Lead is responsible for providing superior customer service at the point of sale. The CSL will identify customer service problems at their inception and will formulate solutions to them. Must be available to work opening or closing shift - any day of the week. Great opportunity for advancement.

Dunn-Edwards is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.

Are You?

Confident, assertive, and motivated to succeed
Flexible and excited by a fast paced, diverse work environment
Known for your responsiveness and excellent customer service
Able to function well autonomously and as a team member
Proud of your hands-on, high work ethic approach
A skilled problem solver, short-term & long-term
Highly effective at managing your time
PC proficient in a Windows environment

Essential Roles and Responsibilities:

The CSL will have the authority to settle low level customer service complaints. The CSL will be a frontline “go-to” person for all customer service matters. In addition, this person will have the ability to open or close the store when necessary.

Must have the ability to write and process forms and transactions.
Maintains proper phone etiquette at all times.
Will attend monthly meetings to discuss matters of improving store operations.
Must attend regular store training programs.
Must possess knowledge of sales techniques and customer service procedures.
Must possess or quickly acquire knowledge of product information relating to paint, sundries, spray equipment, and wallcovering.
Must be able to utilize, when needed, Dunn Edwards’s sales aids such as, Specification Guide, MSDS Sheets, Product Information Sheets and Color Charts.

Essential Roles and Responsibilities (cont’d):

Must be capable of performing specifically assigned job duties at, or below, current classification.
Will consistently participate in store maintenance and overall appearance of store.
Must possess leadership skills and at the direction of management must be able to assist in training store employees in customer service skills.
Will offer feedback to management regarding customer service issues in the store and offer suggestions on training needs for store employees.
Must possess the ability to conduct closing procedures; these include the counting portion of the cycle count procedure and cash report procedures.
The CSL will also be responsible for authorizing certain transactions including merchandise returns, merchandise overrides and no-charge invoices.
Maintains standard of dress and appearance conducive to projecting a positive company image.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Although no subordinate associates report to this position, the Customer Service Lead is in charge when opening and/or closing and will direct associates during these times.

Communication and Language Requirements:

For safety reasons, ability to read, write, and communicate in English is required
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must have ability to produce reports, effectively present information,
and respond to questions from individuals and groups
Bilingual is a plus

Education and Experience Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED is required
Associate or Bachelors Degree is a plus
Must complete all requirements in Steps I, II, III, and IV of the Dunn-Edwards LEAD Training program in the first 180 days of accepting position or be subject
to disciplinary action, demotion, or termination