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Customer Support Agent - Job Köln - Jobs - GLOBALG.A.P.

Customer Support Agent

Every generation has a right to safe food, and we support farmers to connect them to markets where they can sell their safely and sustainably produced agricultural products by developing and implementing farm assurance systems that are based on facts and recognized across the supply chain.

GLOBALG.A.P. is a trademark and a set of standards for good agricultural practices (G.A.P.). FoodPLUS GmbH is a limited liability cooperation registered in Cologne, Germany. It manages all company’s activities worldwide from standard setting through services for its partners, marketing, certification management to integrity and serves as legal entity to hold the international GLOBALG.A.P. and GGN (consumer label for GLOBALG.A.P. certified farms) copyrights.

We are immediately looking for a Customer Support Agent focusing on IT issues in full-time (39 h/week). Our Customer Support Team is responsible for the professional interaction with our valued customers (B2B and B2C) via mail, phone or face-to-face when they have questions or concerns, always following a friendly and helpful approach. Serving as the voice and face of our company, you will be integral to reinforce our reputation for excellent customer service.

Your responsibilities

  • Manage client requests with regards to IT topics via a ticket system in an efficient manner
  • Provide expert answers and technical support for our clients regarding the usage of our software and products
  • Conduct virtual and face-to-face trainings to showcase how our database and other software solutions work
  • Deal with customer queries about the functional scope of our SOAP/XML and REST APIs (published at https://api-doc.globalgap.org/) and troubleshoot errors
  • Utilize and contribute to FAQ documentation to enable internal knowledge sharing
  • Maintain daily recordings, e. g. logging and documenting issues in our systems

Your profile

  • Vocational training in a job-relevant field
  • 1-2 years of work experience in the area of 1st level customer support (API support or similar)
  • Proficient in written and spoken English
  • Strong IT affinity as well as high interest in agriculture and food safety
  • Excellent communication skills, including active listening and clear articulation
  • Customer-first mentality with inner motivation to solve problems and alleviate conflicts
  • Ability to work independently and as well within a team, according to priorities and timings

Our offer

  • Integration into a dynamic, passionate, and multicultural working environment
  • Company with a flat hierarchy
  • Flexibility in working time is one of our highest principles
  • Free use of local public transport
  • Free coffee and water
  • Share in Urban Sports Club fitness program
  • Central location in downtown Cologne

Interested?

If you are ready for a new challenge, we would be happy to receive your motivation letter and CV via our online application form: https://jobs.globalgap.org/en/apply?id=8f4e14

This job advertisement is addressed to applicants of all gender identities. Thank you for your understanding that incomplete applications cannot be considered.

Customer Support Agent - Job Köln - Jobs - GLOBALG.A.P.