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Specialist Customer Service


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AA

Req ID:  79539
Facility:  Rotterdam-554
Department:  Customer Service O&P Standard Business
Division:  Global APS and Supply Chain

Are you looking for a Customer Service Specialist position where you will take care for your portfolio of customers ? And are you fluent in English? Do you want to work in a leading  international company within its field, in an environment where professional and personal growth is encouraged ? Welcome to LyondellBasell…


This is LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challResenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2021, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fourth consecutive year.

This is the role

The Customer Service Specialist is managing:

  • to be the main the point of contact for all customer related issues
  • the accurate and timely execution of the order fulfillment process for customers
  • to participates in interdepartmental projects and conducts the training for new customer service staff
  • to deliver highest quality service to customers in Europe by handling customer requests in a timely and professional manner
  • to cooperate with Planning, Sales, Business and Supply Chain in order to serve the customer in the most efficient and effective way
  • to participate on supply chain / interdepartmental projects and sharing your knowledge. Function also requests ability to back-up colleagues within the team
  • to ensure long term value creation for the company while increasing customer satisfaction 
  • to operate as quickly and effectively as possible in achieving targets

Responsibilities & accountabilities: 

  • Delivering highest quality service to your European customers, handling customer requests in a timely and professional manner, building up long term value for the company while increasing customer satisfaction. 
  • Creating work flow of order receipt,  customer stock checking, and coordination of product and transport availability, timely delivery, handling of customer complaints, and up to invoicing.  
  • Acting as primary interface with Planning, Sales, Business and Supply Chain in order to serve the customer in the most efficient and effective way  in order to maximize value for LyondellBasell (feedback from business partners, KPIs, complaints) and ensuring effective interfaces with all partner functions
  • Developing strong relationships with key stakeholders (customers, planners, business, SC, Finance, etc) and building an effective network so that targets are effectively and efficiently are met.
  • You are ensuring that formal compliance and company work ethic culture is in place by respecting / adhering to all policies and procedures 
  • Checking and maintaining accuracy of Customer Master Data in SAP in liaison with Master Data team in order to ensure correct deliveries, invoicing and communication
  • Function also requests ability to back-up colleagues within the team.

This is who you are

To be successful in this role you must recognize yourself in the following profile:

  • Collaborate - Building partnerships and working with others to meet shared objectives, within and across functions. Advances results through cross-functional partnerships (builds bridges, not silos). Makes each individual feel his/her work is important. 
  • Customer Focus – to deliver excellent customer service in a variety of settings. Acts pro-actively in order to better serve and understand the customer’s needs (one step ahead of the client). Enhances customer's esteem of the organization. Improve service level and if any discrepancies he or she contributes to successful solving of problem. 
  • Cultivate innovation – Creating new and better ways for the organization is your daily task. You are streaming to make good decisions based upon a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment. 
  • Continuous learning – Understanding of the necessity of continual learning process and grow you are searching the performance feedback. You are improving your own and your team’ s performance. If changes are necessary, you are comfortable in new circumstances, discuss and support adaptation in a constructive way. 
  • Communication skills – Communication of messages in a clear and professional way that does not leave room for ambiguous interpretation. 
  • ‘Order to Cash’process – Understanding of the OTC process in detail and in particular the differences between the business units from forecast, order entry, planning, allocation, shipping up to billing and credit management. Contributing to build up quality network with all involved stakeholders. Good knowledge of SAP, and gaining experiences in business processes such as Consignment Stocks and Quality complains processes.

This is what you bring

  • BSc. degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • IT capabilities required -SAP, MS Office
  • Minimum of 2 years in Customer Service 
  • Strong English skills are a must, another European language a plus 
  • You reside in The Netherlands and are allowed to work here without needing sponsorship from a company
  • You are mature and feet to the ground person, ready and able to support team members, quick learner, able to handle day to day situations

This is what we offer

We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package. The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to two days a week from home. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.


Please feel free to contact Manoe Koningstein at manoe.koningstein@ for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. Only applications through this application button will be taken into consideration.

The recruitment process exists of an initial phone screening and two business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer.



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