Performance Food Group Customer Service Representative in Piscataway, New Jersey

Posting Title:

Customer Service Representative

Job Description:

Responsible for assisting chain restaurant customers with order entries and any inquiries regarding the company. In addition, responsible for keeping all customers satisfied and happy with the company as their distributor and to accommodate them as best possible. Solves customer problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where standardization exists. Communicates and interacts with customers, vendors and co-workers professionally ensuring questions are answered accurately and in a timely manner. Functions as a team member within the department and organization, as required, and perform any duty assigned to best serve the company.

Input customer orders.

Input customer credits.

Input order and invoicing information accurately and in a timely manner.

Assist customers with orders and problems. Contact vendors and requests samples for customers.

Provide informative and professional assistance when working with the public, customers, vendors, and co-workers.

Perform administrative responsibilties such as responding to customer emails on a daily basis, writing sample requests and special orders when necessary.

Attend training and Customer Service meetings.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Job Location:

Piscataway, New Jersey (NJ)


1st Shift

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

EEO Statement:

Performance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the \"Company\") provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy ; (2) the \"EEO is the Law\" poster and supplement ; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement .

Required Qualifications:

Required Education: High School Diploma/GED or Equivalent Experience

Required Experience: 6 - 12 Months

Customer service, call center and / or related area.


Performance Foodservice

Job Category:


Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Education: High School Diploma/GED or Equivalent Experience

Preferred Experience: 1 - 2 Years

Customer service, call center and / or related area within foodservice industry.

Excellent Communication Skills

Proficiency Level - Intermediate

Microsoft Office Suite Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Outlook

Company Description:

Performance Foodservice, PFG’s broadline distributor, maintains a unique relationship with a variety of local customers, including independent restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, schools, and quick-service eateries. A team of sales reps, chefs, consultants and other experts builds close relationships with each customer, providing advice on improving operations, menu development, product selection and operational strategies. The Performance Foodservice team delivers delicious food, but also goes above and beyond to help independent restaurant owners achieve their dreams.