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LTS Support Consultant - Japanese Speaking



Customer Service
Posted on Sunday, June 16, 2024
Company Description

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network, built to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Our products help people make powerful connections, discover exciting opportunities, build necessary skills, and gain valuable insights every day. We’re also committed to providing transformational opportunities for our own employees by investing in their growth. We aspire to create a culture that’s built on trust, care, inclusion, and fun – where everyone can succeed.

Join us to transform the way the world works.

Job Description

At LinkedIn, we trust each other to do our best work where it works best for us and our teams. This role offers a hybrid work option, meaning you can both work from home and commute to a LinkedIn office, depending on what’s best for you and when it is important for your team to be together.

We are looking for a LinkedIn Support Consultant to join our team in delivering an excellent experience for our members and enterprise customers to support our LTS line of business - including Hiring and Learning Support. In this role, you will be the customer and member’s main point of contact for LinkedIn product information and support. You will be responsible for effectively resolving and escalating issues, ensuring customers and members are utilizing our solutions and tools to meet their needs, as well as suggesting key ways to add value to their overall experience.


  • Provide exceptional customer and member experience via phone, email, and live chat
  • Work within a queue-support model with specific daily targets on the number of contacts completed
  • Develop and maintain an exceptional understanding of the LinkedIn Talent Solutions products through ongoing training while being keenly aware of industry trends
  • Analyze and understand client and member needs, answering all product inquiries and questions
  • Lead issue investigations with a consulting mindset by providing timely resolution and adding value to customer interactions by advising and educating customers and members
  • Establish effective working relationships with managers and co-workers to ensure excellent information flow and feedback on process, policy and product changes that will affect users
  • Document all communication with users and accounts accurately and in a timely manner in a variety of systems and tools
  • Ensure that all issues are escalated appropriately to the correct internal departments and management
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams efficiently to deliver members-first solutions
  • Understand, embody and execute LinkedIn’s culture and core values


Basic Qualifications

  • 1+ year of experience in customer service or account management supporting a product/solution utilizing multiple communication channels (email, chat and phone)
  • Native in both verbal and written Japanese and English languages to manage inquiries from Japanese-speaking and English-speaking customers

Preferred Qualifications

  • Native or business proficiency in both verbal and written simplified and traditional Mandarin is preferred
  • Experience working in a customer support role, contact center or queue-based environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Direct work experience in dealing with difficult customers, delivering complex messages that address company needs for additional information or modified actions by the customer
  • Strong proficiency with digital and online tools, including the ability to explain digital product functionality to customers via telephone, email and chat
  • Experience in technical and product support/troubleshooting
  • Experience analyzing data, trends and client information to identify product or service growth opportunities
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel)
  • Ability to multi-task using different media
  • Well-versed in cross-functional collaboration, with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization

Suggested Skills:

  • Customer Support Management
  • Communication
  • Problem-solving
  • Time Management

Additional Information

Global Data Privacy Notice for Job Candidates

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Global Data Privacy Notice for Job Candidates
This document provides transparency around the way in which LinkedIn handles personal data of employees and job applicants: