Customer Service and Administration Manager - Sterling Heights, MI

Company Name:
The ScottsMiracle-Gro Company
Title: Customer Service and Administration Manager - Sterling Heights, MI
Location: MI-Detroit-Sterling Heights
Job Number: 140001859
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands. Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free work place.
Scotts LawnService is a division of The Scotts Company, LLC, the world's leading supplier and marketer of consumer products for do-it-yourself lawn and garden care. SLS was originally founded in 1997 to provide their products and services for customers who desire someone else to take care of their lawns for them. Rapid growth has propelled SLS to the number 2 position within this highly fragmented market. Fueled by acquisitions, we now have over 80 company owned service locations and over 70 franchise service locations across the United States.
The Customer Service and Administration Manager is responsible for managing Market and Branch office administrative, customer service and database related activities. These responsibilities include recruiting, hiring and supervision of Customer Service Representatives (CSR's), as well as ensuring that all data entry, financial reporting and other administrative activities are performed within approved timeframes and standards. The Customer Service and Administration Manager should make sure all CSR's are working to respond to customer needs in a respectful, timely and knowledgeable manner. Qualifications: Minimum Requirements:
High School Diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Two years of office management experience supervising an office staff is required. Experience in a call center or customer service related experience is preferred. Experience in a lawn care or similar environment is helpful.
Must have used decision-making, organizational and problem solving skills as a routine part of daily activities.
Strong customer service background and communication skills are necessary
Ability and passion to provide service that exceeds the customer's expectations on a daily basis.
Knowledge of general business practices and principles is helpful. General accounting or bookkeeping knowledge is strongly preferred.
Strong computer based skills are required including office software, database use and report creation.
Come grow with Scotts, where the grass really is greener!
Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations. For information on how to become an approved vendor please see out Third Party Agency notification on our career portal. Job: Administration

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