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Remote Customer Support Specialist


We are seeking a Remote Customer Support Specialist to work from home. Under the supervision of the Email Manager, the Remote Customer Support Specialist acts as the primary point of contact for all inquiries and issues involving Internet Customer Service via email acting as a liaison to the Processing Department team. Our fully paid training program is conducted at our Chatsworth headquarters or via webinar for approximately four to six weeks.
JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Handles incoming emails and tickets on all Customer Service related inquiries, order changes, status updates and cancellations with empathy and a focus on solving any customer problem on the first attempt.
  • Handle customer concerns with empathy and presents Lampsplus.com in a positive light at all times.
  • Prevents customer returns and ensures customer retention by reasonable negotiations. Provides solutions that are beneficial to the company and attractive to the customer.
  • Contacts customer via phone when possible to resolve customer inquiries and issues in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates self-confidence and a desire to go the extra mile to take care of the customer from A-Z in order to create a positive customer experience every time.
  • Partners with Management on escalated customer and product issues. Identifying trends on issues that may affect customer satisfaction levels and consistently communicates them to management in measurable terms including employee errors on orders, product misrepresentation, etc.
  • Provides pro-active, consistent follow-up to all customer inquiries, either via phone/email. Responds and replies to every customer email upon receipt.
  • Documents a complete summary of the customers’ inquiry, actions taken, and expectations set forth on the respective order.
  • Maintains standards set forth by the company QA program providing the highest quality of service while demonstrating improvements when necessary determined by QA team and management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum of 1 year of customer service, administrative or retail background. Call center experience a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Must be able to articulate details to customers in a professional and calm manner.
  • Computer literate - able to navigate through programs and windows.
  • Excellent typing and data entry skills.
  • Able to multi-task - i.e. talk on the phone and type notes at the same time.
  • Effective problem solver.
  • Must be able to meet minimum required interactions of 70+ per day.
  • Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays. Regular job attendance is required in accordance with a regular schedule established for the position by the supervisor.
Lamps Plus is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States; however, we are not able to sponsor visas for this role.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Professional Development Assistance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vision Insurance
Schedule:
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends
Work Location:
  • Fully Remote
Communication method(s) used:
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Chat
This Job Is:
  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
Work Remotely:
  • Yes
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