Canada - Customer Service Manager

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Canada - Customer Service Manager
MississaugaLocalCustomer ServiceRef.: ML-085504
Maersk Line, the global containerized division of the Maersk Group, is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer-focused and reliable ocean transportation services. Our vision, built from a strong heritage of uprightness, constant care, and innovation, has guided our business operations since the first Maersk Line vessel sailed in 1904. By remaining committed to that vision we have expanded our business to become the world’s largest ocean carrier. And we are consistently recognized as the most reliable container shipping company.

We are looking for a Deputy, Customer Service to join our customer service team in Canada. This position will be based in Mississauga, Ontario.
We Offer
Maersk Line Branch Canada offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our current and new customers. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package, such as health and dental insurance, a company savings plan, a company pension plan, and paid time off. We offer an excellent work environment where you’re valued as part of our team.
Key Responsibilities
* Review customer service processes and identify opportunities for improvement that positively impact the following: customer satisfaction/productivity/employee engagement/Maersk Line’s bottom line.
* Research and recommend best practices to be followed including training to improve service delivery.
* Actively engage customers to gauge current performance levels, identify improvement opportunities and assist the team with the execution of improvement plans.
* Identify opportunities associated with increased use of electronic commerce tools as available thru EDI and
* Actively pursue opportunities associated with cross functional activities.
* Work to eliminate obstacles, which currently exist for desk level colleagues.
* Ensure all new/change initiatives are implemented by the customer service team.
* Build good working relationships with vendors, customers and internal partners.
* Keep apprised of pertinent trends in the transportation industry.
* Comply with all Federal, Provincial and Local legal requirements.
* Work on special projects as directed by the Director of Customer Service.
Who we are looking for
As a member of our Canada customer service team, the successful candidate will work with the Director of Customer Service to ensure agreed KPIs for the team are met and/or exceeded. In the absence of the Director, the Deputy is responsible for the team and their results.

The ideal candidate must possess integrity, enthusiasm, a strong work ethic, and a willingness to learn. You must be results oriented, analytical, and innovative. You must have excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills (both written and oral). In addition, you must have organizational and time management skills including multi-tasking, prioritizing, and the ability to plan work activities efficiently to meet deadlines.

A Bachelor's degree is required with a minimum of 5 years industry or equivalent customer service experience. Prior supervisory experience is preferred. You must be proficient with Microsoft Office.
Local candidates only; you must be authorized to work for any employer in Canada.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.
 Maersk Line is the world’s largest container shipping company, known for reliable, flexible and eco-efficient services. We operate 610 container vessels and provide ocean transportation in all parts of the world. But not only do we power some of the world’s largest ships – we also propel the growth ambitions of businesses and individuals all over our planet. Every day our 7,000 seafarers and 25,000 land-based employees at 374 offices share their expertise with our customers around the world to optimize their supply chains, maximize their distribution networks and most of all realize their business potential. We are devoted to creating simple and reliable solutions for our partners, continuously lifting industry standards and enabling global trade in the most sustainable manner possible. What we do is more than shipping. We deliver promises. Promises from customers and businesses all over the world.
All the way.