Customer Relations Specialist

Washington, DC
Posted: 2021-04-12


Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Customer Relations Specialist at the Pentagon in Washington D.C.

Job Summary:
The AFNCR IT Services program provides support services for information systems for Headquarters Air Force (HAF), Air Force District of Washington (AFDW), Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Joint Chiefs of Staff, and other Air Force activities within the AFNCR, missions to include the Pentagon, Joint Base Andrews (JBA), Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB), and other locations, leased spaces, and alternate sites. The major support areas required are: IT Operations and Maintenance; Plans, Projects, and Engineering (PP&E); and National Military Command Center (NMCC). The senior leaders and national defense missions that are supported require that the AFNCR operations never fail, resulting in a fast-paced, challenging, but also rewarding environment.

The Customer Relations Manager will be the primary interface between customers and the Program Management team. He/she will be responsible for managing customer service, meeting customer service performance requirements and developing processes and procedures to improve performance.

Primary Responsibilities:

Responsible for Customer Relations in the national Capital Region to include the below list.

  • Daily interaction with Senior Air Force Officers and Senior GS Civilians to troubleshoot computer problems, performs hardware and software diagnostics, coordinates needed repairs, resolves computer system problems, including coordination between users and components of a local area network, and participates in the evaluation of system configuration and software.
  • Develop strategies and templates to collect effective customer service metrics.
  • Develop strategies to meet and exceed customer service performance requirements.
  • Provide guidance, strategies and training to the customer support team to enhance customer service.
  • Develop survey strategies to gather info from customers to better meet customer requirements.
  • Address any immediate customer issues and elevates any problems to the Executive Support lead to resolve any customer issues.
  • Coordinates with the CFP any outages or issues with equipment other than the typical desktop issues.
  • Develop communication to customers to explain significant outages and impact.
  • Employee will be responsible for meeting and exceeding customer service metrics. These metrics have a significant impact on the award fee of a Cost Plus/Award Fee contract.
  • Employee will have decision making authority on processes and procedures that have a direct impact on customer service and customer perception.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelors degree and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or a Masters degree with 10+ years of prior relevant experience, additional years of relevant experience will be accepted in lieu of a degree.
  • Currently possess an active DoD Secret security clearance.
  • Security + CE Certification.
  • Working knowledge of Remedy and building reports for SLA Management.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Military experience and comfortable working with Senior Military Leaders in a faced paced environment.
  • AFNCR experience and familiarity with the AFNCR customer base.
  • Prefer Clearance: TS


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Leidos is a Fortune 500information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the worlds toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The companys 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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