Sr. Customer Service and Sales Representative in Lancaster, PA at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/24/2019

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Job Description

Arconic (NYSE: ARNC) creates breakthrough products that shape industries. Working in close partnership with our customers, we solve complex engineering challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, build and power. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques, we deliver these products at a quality and efficiency that ensure customer success and shareholder value.
In the first half of 2020 Arconic will separate into two stand-alone industry-leading public companies.  Each will have significant global reach.  To learn more about this exciting transformation, visit our website.
GRP’s mission is to be the world’s leading aluminum producer with the widest variety of coil, sheet and plate products in the world. If you are a qualified candidate and want to join a dynamic and energetic team, we encourage you to apply!
Position Description:
Arconic is currently seeking a Sr. Customer Service and Sales Representative to join our Global Rolled Products (GRP) Headquarters (HQ) business unit at our Lancaster Operations facility.
Primary Responsibilities: 
  • The key role of the CSSR is to manage day-to-day account activities and to act as the liaison between the business and its customers.
  • The primary accountability is to deliver value added services resulting in the highest level of customer satisfaction, thereby creating sustainable competitive advantage in the marketplace.
  • This position requires little or no supervision and independent action and initiative within assigned areas of responsibility while managing multiple customers, customer locations, and plant locations.
Major Activities/Key Challenges:
  • Manage the customer booking process and service assigned accounts on a day-to-day basis, including, but not limited to purchasing metal, bookings and non-standard order entry, scheduling, pricing, status updates, expediting, releasing shipments, claims resolution, and partnering with others to eliminate barriers that may interfere with on-time delivery to our customers;
  • Establish and/or enhance positive customer relationships;
  • Work with Marketing and or Outside Sales on quotations for customers encompassing new business and changes in existing business
  • Collaborate with Account Managers (Field Sales) to develop new business opportunities;
  • Work closely with support staff, providing guidance regarding the customer order cycle process.
  • The position may require travel, up to 25% of the time.
  • This position is located in Lancaster, PA.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Associate degree from an accredited institution;
  • Minimum of 3-years’ experience in sales/customer service;
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States.  Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position;
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee. 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution;
  • Experience working with SAP;
  • Experience using multiple computer systems;
  • Experience analyzing large sets of data.