Customer & Technical Services Team Leader

Recruiter
Fresh Recruits Ltd
Location
Poole
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job role: Customer & Technical Services Team Leader
Location: Poole, Dorset
Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with knowledge and experience, plus excellent benefits

Our well-established client is looking for a customer focused technical services team leader to be based in their Poole head office. We invite applications from candidates with relevant experience and skill sets looking to progress and develop their career within a dynamic and focused company seeking to grow and develop their range of digital printing solutions globally.

This position is available to start immediately!

The role will be responsible for:

  • Gaining a thorough technical understanding of all company products
  • Assisting in the testing and evaluation of potential new products
  • Establishing a strong relationship with manufacturing suppliers to ensure all products are fully understood and technical issues can be solved easily as and when they arise
  • Providing customer support to technical staff
  • Managing / overseeing the provision of training and technical product support to distributors
  • Ensuring superb and efficient customer services and technical support
  • Working within a small technical team responsible for:
    • Training distributors and clients
    • Installation of new equipment
    • Servicing and supporting UK clients
  • Preparing and testing products ready for sale to clients.
  • Ensuring all equipment in the showroom is always in top condition and ready for use
  • Managing spare parts, returns and replacement parts
  • Disseminating technical and product changes / knowledge to technical staff

The Candidate - Experience Required

The ideal candidate will have a good practical knowledge of digital printers and other print finishing equipment. This knowledge and experience required will probably have been gained either through:

  • Working in a digital print department of a commercial print operation
  • Or through working for a manufacturer or dealer servicing and supporting printers and copiers

The Candidate - Skills & Qualities Required

  • A good practical and technical understanding of print
  • Enjoys using and understanding new technology
  • Self-motivated to learn new products and share that knowledge with others
  • Good organisational and administrative skills
  • A sense of urgency and focus when required
  • A proactive approach to customer service and support is essential
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Good listener
  • Good verbal and written communication as the role requires constant communication via e-mail with customers where English may be their second language
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Applicants must be willing to travel and be away from home on occasions
  • A car, driving license and passport is required

Benefits

  • In addition to a competitive salary, employees also receive:
  • 20 days holiday (25 days with service)
  • Company Pension Plan
  • LaptoTraining provided

Ref: 1801-18-8531

It is important that you include a covering letter with your CV, detailing why you feel you are suitable for this position and highlighting all relevant experience.

Please note, due to the high volume of applications, we will only be contacting suitable candidates who meet the requirements of the role.

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