Customer Service Representative

Date: May 14, 2022

Location: Sunshine, AU

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

Supports and assures the Customer Service Team’s highly professional interactions with customers associated with their order processing, complaint registration, general management and information requirements.

Provide a Customer Service function for all Business divisions operating from Sunshine, Victoria as required.


Key Accountabilities

  • To manage order receipt efficiently, prioritizing timely order processing and good customer interactions and relationships.
  • Supports the order-to-cash process with excellence in order processing.
  • Registers and processes customer orders in the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system received via, electronic mail, phone or through other contact with the customer.
  • Acts as first level contact with customer for answers to questions and in attempting to resolve complaints.
  • Obtains adequate customer and product knowledge to find solutions for customer needs (e.g. additional and/or alternative products).
  • Makes proposals for improvements on work processes.
  • Completes registering / filing / archiving of customer service-related documentation.
  • Operate with flexibility and co-operation as part of the Australasian team.
  • Support and assist the Regional Customer Experience Manager, and other members of the Sunshine team as required.
  • Adheres to all applicable corporate as well as site policies/procedures with regard to personal conduct/HS&E standards and acts in compliance with all regulations.
  • Attend WISE meetings

Key Activities

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Relevant administration and Customer Service experience

Competent computer and clerical skills

Customer focus, team orientated, flexibility and attention to detail

Good communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills

Highly developed organizational skills

Initiative and the ability to deal with a number of activities simultaneously

Ability to respond to changing priorities


Working knowledge of SAP Saturn applications

Knowledge of Protective Coatings and / or the Shipping Industry

Familiar with dispatch, stock control procedures and documentation

Familiar with painting applications (tinting processes, shade standards, etc)


Minimum Year 10 education



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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 21063