Customer Support Specialist (French speaking)

Job description

Do you sound like a ray of sunshine on the phone? Do you get a kick out of solving problems, even the gnarly ones? Do you want a job that builds towards a better world? In that case, keep reading to find out how you can contribute to the biggest revolution in the world: solar power. 

About Sungevity

At Sungevity we have one mission: covering all roofs with solar panels to boost the energy transition. To spark this ‘Rooftop Revolution’, we are dedicated to making solar energy easy, affordable and fun. To accelerate this solar movement, we are looking for new 'Solar Warriors' to join our passionate and international team. 

Our 150 committed employees work hard to make our mission reality. We do this from our beautiful office in the north of Amsterdam or flexible from home. Together with our partners, installers and customers we build a new generation: Generation Sun.  Curious to get to know our organization and culture? Have a look at our job page!

What to expect

As a Customer Support Specialist your main priority is to keep our customers happy. You’ll be working within an international team from our Amsterdam office (or from home). We can monitor our clients’ systems remotely at all times to make sure things run smoothly. Are they facing a problem? That’s where you come in. You have the creativity and analytical skills to swiftly solve problems that occur. You already have some knowledge on solar and/or electrotechnology or you’re interested to learn more about it. You’re committed to solve  issues together with clients, guiding them every step of the way, both in writing and over the phone. Your sunny attitude will put a smile on their face. And if a technical issue is too large for you to solve alone, you decisively transfer it to a colleague at our technical department. Needless to say your work requires a lot of cooperation both internally and externally, so excellent communication skills are a must.


Our wishlist

  • You have an affinity with technology and solar, either through experience, education or proven interest

  • You’re energized by and have experience with working with customers

  • You like puzzles and getting to the best possible solution

  • You’re are C2 level in the French and B2+ in the English language

  • You get things done and you have a strong sense of responsibility

  • Just like us, you’re a firm believer in green energy


The benefits

  • A dynamic job in an mission-driven and company where you can make a real impact; 

  • A full-time (32 p/w is also possible) contract;

  • A work environment that values inclusivity, teamwork and fun;

  • The flexibility to work from home or from our office in the north of Amsterdam;

  • A salary between €2100 and €2300, with additional benefits such as an NS-Business Card, pension scheme and 25 days of holiday;

  • Learning all about solar energy - the future is now!

  • Fun company events such as inspirational interview sessions with front runners and innovators on climate, entrepreneurship and sustainability.


The application process consists of a video interview. 

Excited? Then hit the apply button! We have a look through applications as they come in.