UK Customer Support Specialist - Home Based

Milton Keynes
Renewable Energy
£37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Private Medical, Life Assurance,
02-08-2022 02:27 PM

UK Customer Support Specialist - Solar

Remote Position

£37k - £45k DOE, plus excellent perks and bonus


Astute are proud to be working with a leading business in the Solar sector to recruit a UK Customer Support Specialist.. Our client is the market leader in their field, manufacturing and supplying their inverter technology to the sector and we're looking for a customer support specialist for our technical telephone support 2nd Level. This is an exciting and newly created position which is embedded within the sales and service department.

This is a fully remote position, with the company's HQ in Milton Keynes. You must be flexible to be able to get to the office on the odd occasion, but this is genuinely a remote position.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • The Professional Services support for Off-Grid/On-Grid & Energy Storage Systems and Solutions - is 2nd in line and responsible for the companies most important customers, as also to help 1st in line support structure. Professional Service supports the full spectrum of Energy Storage Systems in home and business segment including the communication of systems
  • Collects customers' data and enters them into Salesforce and/or other ticketing tool
  • Documentation of all customer contacts in a Customer Relationship Management system
  • Creating articles for a knowledge management system internal and external

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in an electro technical field or Electrical Engineering qualifications with complex electrical systems or equivalent proofed experience is required
  • Post Grad training, certification, or renewable energy qualifications preferred
  • Has at least two years of professional experience in a similar customer service role
  • Must be proficient in using MS Office, SAP knowledge is an advantage

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A salary of up to £37,000 - £45,000 DOE
  • Private medical
  • Life Assurance
  • 33 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Discount and wellbeing schemes
  • Paid travel and accommodation when away/attending events
  • Group income protection
  • Pension

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 07441391775 and ask to speak to Sue Greeff who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!