Customer Service & Supply Chain Representative

Date: May 11, 2022

Location: Grimbergen, BE, 1853

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 49663 

 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers. 

 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.

 

 

This role in summary

As a Customer Service & Supply Chain Representative, you would be part of the Order-to-Delivery (OTD) department. Our role is to provide service to sales and trade partners, but also to support the supply chain operations by managing the full order-to-cash process. 

 

The OTD team is functioning as a link between Sales, Trade Partners and the internal departments like Finance, Marketing and Logistics. Your role is to manage the full order-to-cash process from order intake until the delivery including after sales activities. You will report to the OTD Team Lead.

 

Today we are a team of 17 people with 9 nationalities and we can’t wait to add new enthusiastic members to our team! 
 

Your responsibilities will include

  • First point of contact for all type of queries from sales and trade partners related to sales orders
  • Order intake into SAP and control of data accuracy (pricing, availability, etc.) 
  • Follow-up of order status (stock availability, financial blocks in our ERP system)
  • Follow-up the delivery – being in direct contact with our logistics supplier 
  • Perform delivery slot booking – being in exchange with the customer, the logistics supplier and the carriers
  • Use mass-transactions in SAP for order intake or order amendments 
  • Create frequent order reports and provide them to sales and customers, using SAP BI & Excel
  • Register and follow-up on complaints from the customers
  • Create credit and debit notes for customers
  • Create return orders and follow-up together with logistics until issue of credit note
  • Coordinate with sales department the implementation of new customers
  • Communicate frequently with sales department to ensure best customer satisfaction

Minimum requirements

  • You are proficient in German and English 
  • You have gained experience in a related Customer Service / Internal Sales position
  • You have worked with SAP / SAP HANA, knowledge in SAP BI is a plus!
  • You are advanced in Excel and feel comfortable using it autonomously

Preferred skills and experiences

  • You are customer focused!
  • Thinking ahead and anticipating upcoming situations lies in your nature
  • You are a true problem solver with a hands-on mentality
  • You enjoy working in an international and inclusive team, while maintaining a good team spirit
  • You thrive in a dynamic and fast changing work environment

What we offer

At Whirlpool / KitchenAid we will offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. As of day one you will have a great variety of responsibilities, while being part of an amazing international, innovative and dynamic organization. Within the organization there are opportunities to develop and grow, depending on your ambitions; you own your career! 

 

Connect with us and learn more about Whirlpool Corporation 

 

See what it's like to work at Whirlpool by visiting Whirlpool Careers. Additional information about the company can be found on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.

 

At Whirlpool Corporation, we value and celebrate diversity. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity and prohibits any discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable law.


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