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FNK Digital Consumer Support Rep

Discovery Communications
Knoxville, TN 37902
  • Job Code
    114821954
Discovery Communications


FNK Digital Consumer Support Rep

US-TN-Knoxville

Job ID: 24837
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Programming & Production
Discovery

Overview

The Team
Discovery, Inc. is looking for an efficient communicator and storyteller to join our Fan Relations team. Fan Relations is a customer support function under Corporate Communications and assists all of Discovery’s U.S. networks including Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery and Animal Planet. From linear pilots to sweepstakes launches, website redesigns, corporate and legal escalations, advertising inquiries and our many digital offerings, Fan Relations constantly provides top-level customer service to consumers, internal clients, and business partners.

The Company
Discovery brands continue to grow globally and across platforms, and Fan Relations is building media strategies and systems that meet world-class standards for which Discovery is known. Our company is evolving as we expand from a traditional linear pay TV business towards a convergent media and entertainment business that encompasses digital and mobile.

The Role
The representative will be responsible for communicating with digital consumers, troubleshooting issues, researching potential bugs, and working closely with other team members to ensure errors are reported, prioritized, and resolved. He or she must have strong interpersonal, customer service and communication skills and the have the capacity to respond to requests with varying degrees of complexity in a short amount of time. Must be a quick learner and nimble with a strong ability to multitask and must be familiar with digital apps and connected devices such as Roku, AppleTV, and Smart TVs. This position will be based in Knoxville, TN and report to the Digital Consumer Support Manager.

The digital consumer support team is 24-hour, seven days a week. The days/hours for this role are Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday from 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM.



Responsibilities

1. Interact daily with customers via email, chat, app stores, social platforms, and other forms of communication to maintain a 2-hour response time
2. Deliver world-class, proactive customer service to internal and external stakeholders
3. Showcase advanced analytical skills to identify, gather, and organize information as it pertains to apps and web platforms
4. Participate in and facilitate special projects as required
5. Attend assigned taskforce meetings and report status updates to leadership



Qualifications

* Associate’s degree or equivalent
* Knowledge of mobile apps, connected devices, and digital TV technology
* Experience with CRMs such as Oracle Service Cloud and Zendesk is preferred
* Proficiency with Office Suite and demonstrated competency in learning new software
* Strong technical skills and ability to type at least 60 words per minute
* Capability of crafting consumer-facing communications in an adept way to resolve issues and maintain consistent branded voice
* Ability to think strategically, assess opportunities, and provide creative solutions to complex problems while remaining flexible and adaptable
* Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
* Superior customer service and communication skills (both written and verbal) with the ability to interact and support different levels within the organization
* Commitment to teamwork through relationship-building, reliability, trust, and collaboration
* Must have the legal right to work in the U.S.

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI114821954

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>FNK Digital Consumer Support Rep</b><br/><br/>US-TN-Knoxville<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24837<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Programming & Production<br/>Discovery<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>The Team</strong><br />Discovery, Inc. is looking for an efficient communicator and storyteller to join our Fan Relations team. Fan Relations is a customer support function under Corporate Communications and assists all of Discoverys U.S. networks including Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery and Animal Planet. From linear pilots to sweepstakes launches, website redesigns, corporate and legal escalations, advertising inquiries and our many digital offerings, Fan Relations constantly provides top-level customer service to consumers, internal clients, and business partners.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>The Company</strong><br />Discovery brands continue to grow globally and across platforms, and Fan Relations is building media strategies and systems that meet world-class standards for which Discovery is known. Our company is evolving as we expand from a traditional linear pay TV business towards a convergent media and entertainment business that encompasses digital and mobile.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>The Role</strong><br />The representative will be responsible for communicating with digital consumers, troubleshooting issues, researching potential bugs, and working closely with other team members to ensure errors are reported, prioritized, and resolved. He or she must have strong interpersonal, customer service and communication skills and the have the capacity to respond to requests with varying degrees of complexity in a short amount of time. Must be a quick learner and nimble with a strong ability to multitask and must be familiar with digital apps and connected devices such as Roku, AppleTV, and Smart TVs. This position will be based in Knoxville, TN and report to the Digital Consumer Support Manager.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">The digital consumer support team is 24-hour, seven days a week. The days/hours for this role are Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday from 8:30 AM 5:30 PM.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Interact daily with customers via email, chat, app stores, social platforms, and other forms of communication to maintain a 2-hour response time<br />2. Deliver world-class, proactive customer service to internal and external stakeholders<br />3. Showcase advanced analytical skills to identify, gather, and organize information as it pertains to apps and web platforms<br />4. Participate in and facilitate special projects as required<br />5. Attend assigned taskforce meetings and report status updates to leadership</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Associates degree or equivalent<br />* Knowledge of mobile apps, connected devices, and digital TV technology<br />* Experience with CRMs such as Oracle Service Cloud and Zendesk is preferred<br />* Proficiency with Office Suite and demonstrated competency in learning new software <br />* Strong technical skills and ability to type at least 60 words per minute <br />* Capability of crafting consumer-facing communications in an adept way to resolve issues and maintain consistent branded voice<br />* Ability to think strategically, assess opportunities, and provide creative solutions to complex problems while remaining flexible and adaptable<br />* Strong analytical and critical thinking skills <br />* Superior customer service and communication skills (both written and verbal) with the ability to interact and support different levels within the organization<br />* Commitment to teamwork through relationship-building, reliability, trust, and collaboration<br />* Must have the legal right to work in the U.S.</p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/b7krAkc8kgAOfxEkIwLGz"> <p>PI114821954</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-24 Expires: 2019-11-24

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