Customer Care Assistant-Bilingual
Corning Incorporated - Hickory, NC

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Scope of Position:
Will be required to remain in Customer Care for a minimum of two years.

Day to Day Responsibilities:
Answer and process all Corporate and Customer Care incoming calls. Provide initial customer interface, distributing calls to appropriate personnel. Route incoming faxes and emails sent through the FaxCom server. Scan purchase orders into SAP. Responsible for error free execution of quotes, orders, return authorizations, and other order management related activities. Ability to communicate product discrepancy specification information to customers. Build strong working relationships with both internal and external customers. Understand and execute contractual agreements. Coordinate customer requirements with Sales, Marketing, Engineering Services, and Operations to meet customer requirements. Professional phone skills and written communication skills to include excellent use of grammar and sentence structure. Ability to flex across customers, markets, and segments to ensure timely responsiveness to customers. Participation in training, testing, and project related activities as identified. Represent Corning Cable Systems to the customer in a highly effective, professional manner.
Travel Requirements: None
Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time: 40 hours – Must be flexible and willing to work any 8 hour schedule between the hours of 8:00 AM and 7:00 PM.

Education and Experience:
Preferred: 2-year Associate Business Degree or Bachelor Degree. Preferred: Customer Service experience or Sales experience.

Required Skills:
Represent Corning Cable Systems in a professional manner at all times, even under pressure. Quality and customer focused. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency in both English and Spanish language skills Effective problem solver, detail oriented. Demonstrate time management skills and the ability to multi-task. Motivated Team Player – ability to lead and participate within self-motivated work teams. Ability to grow within the organization. Proficiency with computer programs like SAP, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Lotus Notes, E-Mail, Sharepoint. Excellent typing and keyboarding skills. Basic math skills to handle both US and metric conversions. Ability to work a variety of work schedules, including holiday and weekend emergency coverage.

Desired Skills:
Basic understanding of fiber optic cable and connectivity products. Other verbal and written language skills outside of those stated as required a plus.

Soft Skills:
Strong interpersonal skills Team oriented Sincere desire to deliver an outstanding customer experience

Company Description:
Corning is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics, creating and manufacturing keystone components that enable high-technology systems.
Corning’s history is filled with breakthrough technologies that have played an important role in the way the world works. We thrive on solving difficult, commercially relevant problems through an innovative and collaborative research and development process. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, more than 160 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, and a distinctive collaborative culture.
Corning Cable Systems is a leading manufacturer of fiber optic and copper communications system solutions for voice, data and video network applications worldwide. Corning Cable Systems is wholly owned by Corning Incorporated.
Corning Cable Systems offers the broadest range of end-to-end fiber optic and copper product solutions for customers' telecommunications networks. Our customer-focused solutions include cables, connectors, and related hardware, and network services that include network design, project management, installation and maintenance, equipment rental and training programs.
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Corning Incorporated is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics. Drawing on more than 160 years of materials science and process...