American Water Sr Specialist Business Services in Cottleville, Missouri
Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Camden, NJ, the company employs over 6,800 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 46 states. To learn more about American Water and additional career opportunities, visit www.amwater.com.
- Primary Role*
Responsible for business services support in an assigned area or to an assigned customer/client base, including relationship building, trouble shooting, communications and documentation and problem resolution.
Responsible for business services support in an assigned area or to an assigned customer/client base, including relationship building, trouble shooting, communications and documentation and problem resolution. (10%)
Handles escalated issues related to the operating companies. (10%)
Responds to requests for information/reports/data relative to rate cases. (10%)
Respond to questions, problems and issues from the client/customer/user community. (10%)
Create and manage an issues list and coordinate resolution. (10%)
Analyze business issues and needs and document requirements. (10%)
Provide or facilitate training of customers/clients/users and/or internal staffs or departments.
Monitor service level agreements to insure organization is meeting deliverables.
Collaborate with customers/clients/user community to insure satisfactory performance.
Facilitate periodic reviews, client surveys and evaluations, conferences, site visits, conference calls, and/or business communications to transition clients or maintain service and satisfaction levels.
Prepare, monitor, update and distribute appropriate business communication.
Maintain awareness/issues list of current business, processes, and practices.
Identify potential performance or service problems and recommend corrective action.
Develop business presentations, as needed.
Handle special projects and responsibilities as assigned.
Trains less experienced members of the team.
May coordinate projects between the center and operating companies.
Other duties as assigned. (40%)
Knowledge of the business and technical environment, business operations, practices and processes.
Knowledge of related business systems and software
Knowledge of standard business software, including Microsoft Office products.
Position requires a level of knowledge and expertise sufficient to develop and deliver presentations and information and respond to questions/issues from clients, and internal staff in informal and formal settings.
More than five (5) years experience in utility operations, client support, or related discipline of area supported.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Human Resources or related business/operations discipline.
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