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Job Title Customer Service Associate
Location Charleston, SC
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description
Application Instructions: Instead of using the online application, please email your resume directly to Derek Collins at
Duties & Responsibilities
We represent one of the most stable and fastest growing Fortune 200 manufacturing companies in the U.S. In this lean manufacturing environment, hard work is rewarded with above average compensation and benefits. Our client believes that teamwork and safety are critical to their work environment. This company is looking for people who desire to build a long-term career. The company has never had a layoff in their 40-plus year history and advancement opportunities are abundant for solid performers. Our client is environmentally friendly and is the nation’s largest recycler of scrap steel.
We are searching for a Customer Service Associate to join our client's team.

The role of the Customer Service Associate includes but is not limited to serving as the primary backup for any of the inside sales staff positions, responsible for some customer accounts, and handling whatever aspect of sales is needed. Occasional travel is required.
Qualifications for the position include:
  • Four year Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, or related field
  • Able to work scheduled or unscheduled overtime
  • Handle all calls and requests for information in a professional manner while working accurately and timely in a deadline oriented environment
  • Coordinate with outside sales force, production, shipping, mill management and metallurgist to sell product and service customers
  • Coordinate mill scheduling of shipments with appropriate departments
  • Provide appropriate pricing and availability to customers on inquires
  • Provide timely status updates to customers
  • Enter customer orders timely and accurately with attention to details
  • Proven attendance record - dependable with good safety record
  • Team player with excellent communication skills
  • Proactive, positive problem solver
  • Meticulous with details and known for accuracy
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment and demonstrates customer excellence
  • Takes initiative and looks for ways to improve processes
  • Acclimates to change easily, deals well with the unexpected and is willing to perform any task that is required

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Flat rolled steel knowledge

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