As a customer service specialist you値l be responsible for helping customers with their purchases. You値l need to help identify customer needs and be able to answer their questions about specific products. Office Depot does like to promote from within so you can work your way up to Department manager, Assistant store manager, Store manager, and eventually district manager.
There are other employment opportunities available to you though. As part of the supply chain division you値l be assisting the company and keeping it moving forward. In the supply chain operations you could work as a member of the Corporate Team which means you値l e doing your best to keep the business flowing on the same page. You値l be the liaison between engineering, reporting, and systems.
Office Depot job benefits include:
- Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance Plan
- Supplemental Life Insurance
- Spouse/Dependent Life Insurance
- Retirement Savings Plan
- Stock Options and Bonuses per position eligibility
- Short-term and Long-term Disability
- Paid Holidays/Personal/Vacation/Sick Time
- Employee Assistance Program
- Associate Store Merchandise Discount
- Matching Gifts for Education
- Matching Gifts for Volunteer Leaders
- Grants for Volunteers
- Family Medical Leave Act
- Resource & Referral Program
- Flexible Work Arrangements
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Lactation Rooms (in our larger locations)
- On-site Amenities (at Corporate)
- Credit Union
- Associate Activities
- Voluntary Benefits (Auto/Homeowners/Pet/Legal/Critical Illness)
- National Fitness Membership Discounts
- National/Local Discount Program
There are also several corporate positions. If you are interested in accounting, tax, IT, human resources, marketing, print, public relations, or risk management then you値l want to apply at the corporate level.
Getting a job there is great. Their business is taking care of their people. They realize how important their professionals are to their success and future. Your dedication to what you do and the pride in your day-to-day responsibilities are rewarded to the best of your abilities, as they offer a comprehensive package of benefits. If this isn't a reason to apply for a job for them, then I don't know what is!