Southern Company Customer Service Rep - Talladega Business Office in Talladega, Alabama

Customer Service Rep - Talladega Business Office

Description

Job Title: Customer Service Representative

Location: Talladega Business Office

Summary of Position Duties

The Talladega Business Office is looking for a highly dependable, self-motivated individual who enjoys helping customers and working in a team environment. Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, processing customer payments, processing service order requests, handling customer inquiries, resolving billing issues, completing billing adjustments, issuing payment arrangements, active collections, final bills and merchandise collections. Additional responsibilities include maintaining daily, weekly and monthly reports as required by Sarbanes Oxley, selling non-core products and services, and supporting appliance sales.

Job Experience and Education Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Customer Service experience required

  • Prior experience working in a business office setting

  • Previous cash handling experience preferred

  • Computer experience in a Windows based environment preferred

  • Occasional emergency call-out and extended hours

  • Minimum of two years recent experience working with computer data base applications

Job Knowledge and Skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to learn Cashier for Windows Applications

  • Organizational skills

  • Ability to learn the Company’s Customer Service Standards

  • Ability and willingness to make decisions mutually beneficial to our customers and company

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Testing Requirements

EEI Customer Service Representative

Alabama Power provides the valuable combination of competitive prices, reliable electricity supply and unparalleled service to 1.4 million homes, businesses and industries in the southern two-thirds of Alabama.

With 4.4 million customers and more than 42,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company at http://www.southerncompany.com/ (NYSE: SO at http://investor.southerncompany.com/stockquote.cfm ) is the premier energy company serving the Southeast. A leading U.S. producer of electricity, Southern Company owns Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power, Mississippi Power, Southern Nuclear, Southern Power, SouthernLINC Wireless and Southern Telecom. Southern Company also has a growing competitive generation company. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices below the national average. Southern Company is consistently listed among the top U.S. electric service providers in customer satisfaction by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI).

We offer a competitive compensation package. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Field: Customer Service

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Alabama-Metro Birmingham/Eastern AL-Talladega

Operating Company: Alabama Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): No

Union Covered: No

Work Location(s):

Talladega Local Office - 121 Hill Street (121TALLADEGA)

121 Hill Street

Talladega, 35160

Req ID: APC2005305