Customer and Partner Support Specialist Japan (d/f/m)

Department: APAC Sales and Marketing
Office: Ableton KK / Japan / Tokyo
Schedule: Full-time

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Your mission

Ableton's Asia Pacific team, based in Tokyo, is looking to expand on its ability to provide both end-customers and retail partners in Japan with first class support. In joining our small and diverse regional team, your job will be to ensure that Ableton maintains its reputation for attentive, friendly and flexible customer service.

Your tasks

  • Answering end-customer and retailer inquiries via phone, chat and email
  • Providing customer service by helping end-customers and retail partners with sales, orders, and account & licensing queries
  • Providing occasional first-level technical support, helping customers with usability issues, setting up our products and other tasks
  • Connecting with our user base on social channels
  • Distributing customer and retailer feedback to Ableton teams and project managers
  • Collaborating with fellow Support colleagues and other Ableton teams to define the best customer experience
  • Writing articles for Ableton’s knowledge base

Your profile

  • 2-3 years of experience offering customer service via phone and email
  • Great service mentality and ability to think from a customer's perspective
  • Solution-oriented and ability to solve problems on your own
  • Team player with independent and proactive work style
  • Native-level written and spoken Japanese, Professional-grade English skills

Skills and knowledge

  • Basic knowledge of Ableton Live & Push
  • Strong verbal and written command of Japanese and English
  • A deep understanding of customer needs
  • Ability to work efficiently during periods of high demand
  • Team Player with the ability to solve problems
  • Strong organization and time management
  • Experience working with common Support IT infrastructure solutions

Your personal strengths

  • Enthusiastic and diligent
  • Patient and focused
  • Helpful and communicative
  • You take initiative and responsibility for tasks
  • You ask questions, give feedback and are a good listener
  • You're a team player and easy to get along with
  • You're not afraid to pick up a phone when the situation calls for it

What would make you stand out

  • Project management experience in support-related applications
  • Experience working in a music technology company
  • Additional Asian language skills (e.g. Korean, Chinese, etc.)
  • Advanced knowledge of Ableton Live & Push

Sounds like a great opportunity?

If you think you meet the above criteria, please submit the following:

  • your resume
  • a cover letter (including your possible start date and preferred salary)
  • a letter of reference if available
  • please answer (in 200 words or less) the following question: From a customer’s perspective, how would you describe Ableton's strengths and weaknesses in terms of its support offerings in Japan?

About Ableton

Here at Ableton, we come from a wide range of cultural and professional backgrounds. What connects us is the shared belief that each of us has the skills and knowledge to contribute to the future of music culture.

We’re passionate about what we do, and equally as passionate about improving who we are. We work hard to foster an environment in which people can grow both personally and professionally. We believe that diverse groups of people make better teams. We’re committed to increasing diversity in our workplace and providing equal opportunity throughout our recruitment process.

With us, you’ll work in a relaxed but dynamic environment, surrounded by people who love music and technology. You’ll be creatively challenged, encouraged to develop and improve, and you’ll become part of an expanding, diverse company.

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