Knoll Inc. Custom Product Representative in East Greenville, Pennsylvania
Custom Product Representative
Tracking Code 1336-056
Knoll is a constellation of design-driven brands and people, working together with our clients to create inspired modern interiors. Since 1938, we’ve been thinking about how people interact with their environments, and how their environments impact what they do. Our strength in office systems, seating, furniture, textiles, leather, architectural accessories allows us to compose integrated solutions from products and services that naturally work together.
To learn more, visit www.knoll.com at http://www.knoll.com/ .
The Custom Product Representative works with dealers, designers and sales representatives to satisfy customer requirements using custom products. The Custom Product Representative receives custom requests and interfaces with the Knoll manufacturing and supply chain organizations to modify standard product, source custom materials and finishes, and engineer custom designs.
Research standard product and manufacturing capabilities to determine feasibility of custom requests
Communicate with Custom Product Designers and Knoll dealers to clarify design requirements and possible limitations
Respond to the requestor with proposed solutions and pricing; make changes as required based on feedback
Work with Knoll operations to create and input manufacturing and procurement routings and bills of material
Acts as an integral member of the Custom Product Development team:
Fluidly manages multiple concurrent assignments
Initiates timely communication of project progress and challenges
Actively participates in team meetings
Ability to work flexible hours
High school diploma
Minimum two years of experience in an office environment
Office furniture experience preferred
Mechanical and mathematical aptitude
Problem solving and innovative thinking skills
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to prioritize work and handle multiple projects concurrently
Methodical approach to work, attention to detail, solution oriented
Ability to create a sketch to convey design solutions to a customer
Above average ability to think logically, analytically and innovatively to solve design problems
Knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes used in consumer product applications, with ability to resolve product design issues based on manufacturing constraints
Strong oral and written communication skills to facilitate interactions with colleagues at all levels of the organization, suppliers and external Knoll customers
Customer service, accounting and engineering experience helpful
Job Location East Greenville, Pennsylvania, United States
Position Type Full-Time/Regular
We are an equal opportunity employer.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.