Solution Educator - Topeka (43129) Topeka, Kansas

Solutions Educator

Pay Range: Base $13.01 Midpoint Base: $16.26, plus variable opportunity   
Store Hours: Mon-Fri 9-7 Sat 10-4

Will support several retail locations across KS. Ability to travel required.

Cox Communications is looking for a technically knowledgeable Solutions Educator to support product sales efforts by serving as the store expert on the latest product features, services, and accessories. As part of this critical role, the Solutions Educator will be provided learning opportunities to maintain their expertise and must be able to translate how product capabilities address various customer needs. This individual will also have responsibility to sell accessories and add-on features while supplementing new customer solutions or satisfying existing customer requests. Ensuring a seamless customer experience, the Solutions Educator is also responsible for helping to assist customers making monthly service payments.

As an integral member of the sales team, this role requires strong interpersonal skills and a passion for delivering outstanding customer service. The Solutions Educator is also accountable for providing in-house technical support to customers within a Cox Solutions Store, related to cable, data, voice and wireless product offerings. Works with customers to solve technical problems with various Cox products and conduct light triage work on wireless phones. These tasks are accomplished by providing prompt and friendly troubleshooting, diagnostic, and upgrade services as appropriate. Additional responsibilities include maintenance of customer request files, preparation of reports for analysis of trends and services as required, and warranty processes for Cox products.

Primary Responsibilities
Promote Quality Customer Experience
Build customer loyalty through offering product suggestions to solve customers wants and show customers how to meet their needs with Cox products

Politely refer customer to appropriate Solutions Specialist when needed and ensure customers are satisfied with actions taken to resolve problems

Facilitate engaging and interactive Learning Lounge discussions with customers

Provide a consistent customer experience through keeping records of all customer interactions and services provided

Create a positive experience for customers through ensuring the sales floor and Learning Lounge remain visually appealing

Assist with sales floor up-keep, store cleanliness, sales floor inventory counts and stock replenishment

Technical Support
Perform light triage work to repair and troubleshoot equipment and accessories

Educate customer by demonstrating product features and updating software for all products, including wireless cable, voice, and data products capabilities as needed

Aid and inform customers in purchasing accessories and add-on features

Build customer trust through demonstrating a superior level of product and software knowledge

Courteously respond to and resolve customer inquiries, problems, and complaints

Minimum Requirements
High School diploma, GED, or relevant experience
3 years of retail, sales, product service support, customer service, electronics or testing experience
Must have reliable, consistent transportation and ability to work at a variety of retail locations
Requires a valid driver's license and a good driving record in accordance to Cox driving policy.
Eligibility to work in the United States
Ability to meet established sales targets
Ability to be mobile within the store for long periods of time to greet and assist customers

Preferred Qualifications
Technical understanding and working knowledge of the cable, voice, data, and wireless communications industries as well as current and emerging technologies desired
Cash handling and previous billing system experience is preferred
Willingness to work a flexible schedule which includes weekends, evenings, and holidays
Computer literacy

Cox Communications values employees as our most important resource. We invest in the success of employees and their families by offering a variety of benefits programs. A few selected benefits include:
YourWealth: 401K plan and pension plan
YourHealth: medical, dental, vision, prescription drug, long-term disability and flexible healthcare spending accounts
YourLiving: short-term disability, personal leave, adoption assistance and long-term care insurance
YourCareer: mentoring and training opportunities

About the Company
Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and wireless services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable TV company, Cox serves more than 6 million residences and businesses. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and new media advertising.

Cox is known for its pioneering efforts in cable telephone and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. For seven years, Cox has been recognized as the top operator for women by Women in Cable Telecommunications; for five years, Cox has ranked among DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity, and the company holds a perfect score in the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index.

Cox is an equal opportunity employer. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at and

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