sales associates - bilingual french, Kitchener

posted
contact
randstad canada
job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
kitchener, ontario
sector
contact centre and customer care
job type
permanent
reference number
2194044STFEN
contact
randstad canada
apply now

job description

Do you enjoy speaking to customers over the phone and speak fluent French?
Do you have flexibility with shifts?
Are you looking for an opportunity to grow with an outstanding employer who offers great benefits and working culture?

We are currently recruiting for Sales Associate - Bilingual French position on a permanent basis located in Cambridge:

In this position you would be responsible for:
- Providing exceptional customer service and telephone support for clients
- Knowing product and services to provide information and new quotes to potential customers
- Responding to inquiries about purchasing travel insurance
- Increasing sales by using your strong up-selling and cross-selling techniques
- Meeting or exceeding monthly performance objectives
- Being adaptable to assist our ever-changing customer needs
- Interpreting policies and providing benefit information to customers
- This is NOT a cold-calling position

Advantages:
- Permanent position with a reputable company
- Great working atmosphere, modern facility
- Free Parking, Appreciation Days / Company Events
- Excellent benefits , Group RRSP's, company matching 3% contribution plan
- The opportunity to build a long-term and successful career for yourself in the insurance industry
- A competitive salary which includes a number of specialty premiums reflecting the work you do
- French language premium on top of your base pay
- Employee discounts at a wide variety of retailers and services

Qualifications:
- 1-2 years previous customer service or related experience (retail sales, call centre, or teaching / training background is an asset)
- Ability to work hours between 8am-9pm, Mon-Sat
- rotational shifts consisting of days, evenings, and weekends. (schedule is set 4-6 weeks in advance)
- Proficiency using computer applications
- Ability to maintain an energetic and enthusiastic attitude when speaking with clients
- Ability to work independently in a fast-paced team environment while maintaining strong attention to detail
- Must be fluent french verbally and written

- All successful candidates must be able to pass an Enhanced Reliability Check performed by the Government of Canada.

If you are interested in this opportunity review below the many options on how to apply.
How to apply:
1) Respond directly to this job posting
2) Apply on www.randstad.ca and follow up with a phone call an hour afterwards to 519-772-0181 ext. 3 and ask for Saudia or Bobbie
3) Email: bobbie.whitley@randstad.ca and saudia.yusuf@randstad.ca with the subject line "Sales Associate"

Our services will not ever be at a cost to you. Registration with Randstad offers you the benefit of our industry knowledge and client database which spans over many industries.

Randstad Waterloo is committed to helping you tackle the challenges and take advantage of promising career opportunities. Connect with us today to learn more about many positions we have to offer at the Waterloo Randstad.

Saudia,
Bobbie

Phone Number:
519.772.0181
Fax Number:
519.772.0186

Randstad Canada
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