Customer Support Executive - Farmplan - Norfolk
Customer Support Executive - Farmplan - Norfolk Norfolk, United Kingdom New Customer Services - Support & Training Reed Business Information REE00BW9Requisition # Apply for JobRefer a FriendSign Up for Job Alerts Customer Support Executive based at one of our offices in Herefordshire, Norfolk. Farmplan is the UK's leading provider of farm management software, including support, training and hardware services. Our Software Services Team provide first class support and training services to our large and varied customer base. You will be dealing directly with our customers, all of whom are users of our market-leading specialist financial and agricultural management software. Our software is used by farmers, estate managers, accountants and rural business owners to help meet compliance, business management and enterprise performance, across livestock, cropping and diversified farming activities. Farmplan' s head office is in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, however we also have support and training teams based at our offices in Norfolk and West Sussex. Working at Farmplan is dynamic, exciting and not without its share of challenges. We have a can-do culture but maintain a small company approach to success. You will need to be able to combine excellent customer service, with great organisational skills and be an enthusiastic team player, you will be expected to work hard, push the boundaries and take responsibility to delight our customers. You will have plenty of opportunities to learn things that are not listed in this job description, but we've done our best to describe below what is involved in this role. The responsibilities of the Customer Support Executive include: Working alongside colleagues sharing experience and knowledge to provide our customers with a high level of support via phone, email and online. Gaining detailed knowledge or our brand, customers and products along with keeping up to date with industry changes Collaborating across the business to deliver effective support and training services for our customers. Communicating effectively with colleagues and customers across the business Key attributes required: Be passionate about delivering excellent customer service Exhibit self-motivation, efficiency and team working Have strong oral and written communication skills Have a good numeracy and IT skills Have fine attention to detail and good time management skills Enjoy working within a busy department, actively contributing to ideas and initiatives to grow and meet their goals Be inquisitive and proactive - showing an appetite to problem solve, demonstrate ability to work both independently and as part of a team Show aptitude for learning and developing new skills Demonstrate customer awareness, with excellent listening skills when engaging with our customers to fully understand their needs An understanding of bookkeeping and accounting principles would be an advantage as would an interest and general knowledge of agriculture but neither essential as full training will be given Be comfortable working across teams in different locations Be prepared to travel within the UK to visit our other offices, attend events and carry out customer training as required Skills supporting the role: Our ideal candidate will want to own the role, be well organised, a good communicator, be comfortable with technology and have a passion for customer service. About Reed Business Information Reed Business Information (RBI) provides information, analytics and data to business professionals worldwide. Our strong global products and services hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day. RBI is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries. RBI is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. RBI General Benefits Package: RBI pays competitive salaries and has a comprehensive set of benefits.