Green Roof Solutions is looking for a Customer Service / Account Manager based in Glenview, IL
Position: Customer Service / Account Manager
Job Posting: 1/16/18
Company: Green Roof Solutions, Inc.
Location: Glenview, IL
About Green Roof Solutions:
Green Roof Solutions is a leader in a fast-growing industry and we are looking for a motivated and organized individual to join our growing company. We have a fun, fast paced work environment and are we are looking for someone to join our team. We are very passionate about helping provide products that make an impact on the sustainability of our planet and we are constantly working to develop new and improved ways to support the green roof, living wall, and urban agriculture industries as well as other sustainable visions.
About the Position:
The position’s main daily responsibilities are customer service, order processing, and logistics. Involvement in long term projects such as product development and process improvement is also encouraged. Candidates must be well spoken, polite, and have an understanding of material distribution and logistics. Candidates will be expected to build relationships and interact with current and potential clients while providing estimates and processing orders.
An understanding of or a background in the green roof industry is appreciated, but we are willing to train the right candidate. If your background is from outside the industry, we expect candidates to be excited to learn. This is a significant career opportunity for the right person to join a growing company in an exciting industry. Employees who demonstrate excellence have the potential to work in many aspects of the business and gain responsibilities rapidly.
General daily administration, including fielding phone calls and emails
Preparing estimates for green roof materials
Special projects include working on web site, updating product data sheets
Managing multiple orders simultaneously
Utilize QuickBooks for estimate, order, and inventory management
Preparing products to ship out as well as receive materials
Potentially Sales calls and visits
Other duties as assigned
Excellent written and verbal skills
Organized, thorough, and able to work independently
Basic skills in word processing and spreadsheet programs
Familiarity with QuickBooks
Ability to multitask on a daily basis in a fast paced environment
Bachelor’s Degree or work experience equivalent
Good sense of humor
Strong interest in environmental stewardship and green infrastructure
Familiarity with supply chain management / manufacturing / product design
Ability to drive a forklift
Familiarity with CAD programs such as Vectorworks, AutoCAD, or similar
Compensation and Hours:
This is a full time, year-round position. Green Roof Solutions is open for business from 8:00-4:00 Monday – Friday, but there are times that we come in early and stay late. We are looking for a candidate who understands that this is a salary position that will require working early or late at times.
Health / Dental benefits, 401K and paid time off are included after a grace period.
There may be some paid travel and we typically are closed between Christmas and New Year’s Day.
We are a small, family run business and we take pride in taking good care of our employees and we are an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.
Please apply at: greenroofsolutions.com/jobs or email resume and cover letter to email@example.com