Live Chat Sales Agent in Clearwater, FL at PODS

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Live Chat Sales Agent - Work From Home

(Must Live in the Clearwater, FL Area)


PODS Enterprises LLC, a leader in the moving and storage industry, is expanding. We are currently seeking a Live Chat Agent. If you have a passion for “closing the deal” while providing a superior customer experience, PODS would like you to join our team.


  • Flexible between the hours of 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • 5 days/week including Saturday or Sunday



  • Perform repetitive duties daily involving the operation of a sophisticated phone system and proprietary software program with a focus on communication through the written word
  • Multi-task; handle multiple chats at a time and seek multiple pieces of information while maintaining fluid conversations
  • Address customer needs from the initial delivery to the scheduling of final pick up of containers
  • Use the appropriate disposition on any accounts that are viewed and assisted during the quote process
  • Capture and input information for the scheduling of the initial delivery, pick up, redelivery, and final pick up of all customers’ containers
  • One chat resolution; ability to assess a situation, identify the root cause, and proceed with appropriate action to resolve the matter at hand
  • Ensure lines of communication are kept open and continue efforts with all parties involved until matter is resolved
  • Maintain a five-second chat response time
  • Provide professionalism in tone, grammar, and written content to ensure an exceptional customer experience and adherence to brand standards
  • Active comprehension skills to provide accurate responses to assist in streamlining the web experience for our customers
  • Maintain focus on the customer and conversation
  • Receive critiques and instruction and incorporate feedback to improve performance
  • Offer assistance to others when needed, acting responsibly in daily activities
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned including, but not limited to handling inbound sales or customer service calls, help reduce customers in the queue via phone or chat and follow-up with customers scheduled for a callback
  • Execute Consultative Sales to identify the customer’s needs providing the appropriate features, advantages, and benefits of the PODS product and services to close the sale.
  • Meet or exceed sales quotas and Key Performance targets set forth by management including, but not limited to Sales Conversion, Adherence, Time Talk, Quality, and Customer Satisfaction Surveys
  • Capture all data elements required for the sale while executing PODS quality requirements to ensure customers understand services offered and agreed upon details of their order
  • Work with team to create and manage excellent customer experience
  • Educate customers on the value and necessity of products
  • Ask qualifying questions and position products that best fit customer needs

Job Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Education & Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Strong phone, verbal, and mediated communication skills
  • Able to make decision quickly and accurately
  • Knowledge of office procedures, workflow, and work simplification procedures
  • Must pass Skill Assessment Tests for Typing, Grammar, Spelling, and Multi-Tasking
  • Type minimum 55 wpm with 90% accuracy
  • Able to communicate well through mediated communication/ typed or digital conversation.
  • Possess math skills sufficient to perform required duties
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training, or experience



  • Ability to sit at a desk and use a computer for up to 8 hours a day; Ability to use hands and fingers to type on a keyboard and use a mouse to navigate; Vision sufficient to view small details on a computer monitor Ability to hear and verbally communicate using a telephone handset and/or connected headset device


  • Must have a quiet space with a chair, desk, and a secure, wired internet connection with at least 25 megabits-per-second download/2 megabits-per-second upload dedicated bandwidth 


Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

PODS Enterprises, LLC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. We will not discriminate unlawfully against qualified applicants or employees with respect to any term or condition of employment based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, place of birth, military service status, or other basis protected by law.

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