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United Natural Foods, Inc.

Customer Care Representative

United Natural Foods, Inc. - Aurora, CO


This position is responsible for providing excellent customer care and maintaining strong professional customer relationships via the phone and other media methods. Assist customers with new orders, advise status of orders, furnishes information on new products. Communicate changes in customer delivery schedules and routing, including order deadline and delivery status. Courteously and promptly resolves customer questions and problems or properly refers them to appropriate personnel. Remain in compliance with established performance metrics that support the desired Customer Experience and assisting in populating data into the Customer Care Relationship Management (CRM). Provides support with populating other data tracking tools that provides department leadership dashboard statistics. Complete related records, reports, and documentation.



Assumes responsibility for the accurate entry of customer orders received orders by phone, fax, electronically and by email, confirming that the order meets the minimum dollar amount.

Maintaining customer account information utilizing business systems (WBS, UBS, CRM) and other established department systems, tools, and documents.

Processes orders for order deadline, including data entry and remain available in the call queue to answer inbound calls.

Responsible for call card processing and ensuring that account minimums are met and possible duplicate orders addressed.

Acknowledges all orders.

Assumes responsibility for effectively performing miscellaneous customer care functions.

Review customer order deadline and deliveries to provide customer updates with current ETA’s.

Works occasional overtime as required to meet deadlines communicating late route calls, product recalls, and other call campaigns.

Processes orders in a timely fashion, meeting all deadlines.

Supports decisions made by the manager that could affect productivity of the department.

Conducts customer surveys, sales for performance incentives (Spifs), and other call campaigns.

Assumes responsibility for establishing and maintaining professional working relations with customers and coworkers.

Resolves questions, requests, and problems promptly and courteously utilizing the company CRM tool for issue tracking and resolution reporting.

Provides superior customer care to support the company desired customer experience.

Coordinates with the Accounting Department regarding customer credit status.

Keeps management informed of area activities and of any significant problems.

Performs other job duties as required.

Required Skills



High school diploma


1 -2 years customer service experience or other related business experience

Call Center experience preferred

System Implementation preferred


Willingness to acquire knowledge of company products and sales policies and procedures

Proficient in Microsoft Applications including Excel, Word and Outlook


Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written

Able to work in a fast paced environment

Able to work independently as well as part of a team

Pleasant phone manner

Flexible with the ability to adjust to change

Attention to detail

Ability to multi task to complete projects with multiple deadlines in an accurate and timely manner

Ability to type 40wpm

Baseline ability to 10-key by touch (industry standard minimum key strokes requirement)

Job Location

Aurora, Colorado, United States

Position Type


7 days 3 hours ago

United Natural Foods, Inc.


Customer Care Representative United Natural Foods, Inc. - Aurora, CO, United States


Location: Aurora, CO

Company Profile:
America's Premier Certified Organic Distributor® UNFI is the leading independent national distributor of natural, organic and specialty foods and related products including nutritional supplements, personal care items and organic produce, in the United States. In addition to excellent distribution services, we provide a range of innovative, value-added services for our customers and suppliers, to foster mutual success and growth. Our services include marketing and promotional tools, merchandising, category management and store support services. At the core of UNFI's distribution operation are five main units: UNFI Eastern Region, UNFI Western Region, UNFI Canada, Albert's Organics and Select Nutrition. In addition, our non-distribution divisions include Blue Marble Brands, Earth Origins Market and Woodstock Farms Manufacturing.