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Cat5 Commerce

Customer Relations Assistant Manager

Customer Relations – Chesterfield, Missouri
Department Customer Relations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation DOQ + Full Benefits

About Us

Cat5 Commerce is an online retail company based in Chesterfield, Missouri. We operate a handful of niche ecommerce destinations serving the tactical, outdoor and workwear markets including and

We have enjoyed consistent growth with each passing year, and strive to actively recruit and retain the best and brightest talent. Recognized as a Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, our culture provides a healthy, challenging and people-focused atmosphere. We offer a top-tier benefits package and collaborative workspace for those who thrive in a casual yet fast paced environment.

At a Glance


  • Full-time Assistant Manager position w/in our Customer Relations Team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Impressive organizational and tracking skills w / a keen eye for detail
  • “Player-Coach” management style w/ the ability to contribute substantially to our associates’ training and development
  • Highly desirable work schedule of 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Mon-Fri
  • Competitive starting rate w / full benefits + paid time off
  • Include both resume and cover letter w/desired rate


We’re currently seeking an Assistant Manager to join our Customer Relations team. This is the perfect opportunity for a highly motivated and experienced customer service provider to take their next steps into management. 

Each team member is committed to the Cat5 mission to provide a best-in-class experience to our many thousands of customers. We reward passion, commitment, performance and forward thinking. We both set the trend and stay ahead of the curve when it comes to providing outstanding customer service within our industry, with thousands of excellent customer testimonials and reviews to our credit. 



  • Carefully reviewing complex customer requests and inquiries presented by our Customer Relations Associates for consideration/escalation
  • Thinking on one's feet with the ability to assess and determine a path to successfully reconcile customer service issues within the moment when feasible
  • Analysis and successful resolution of complicated customer service scenarios
  • Troubleshooting requests by conducting research across various customer databases
  • Building customer relationships by communicating via email in a timely, polite and helpful manner
  • Creating effective resolutions and best possible outcomes for our customers; providing accurate and helpful answers to inquiries which leave no room for confusion
  • Maintaining an orderly workflow according to priorities
  • Train, supervise, and develop Customer Relations Associates - cultivate a supportive environment conducive to learning and development, individual problem solving and empowerment
  • Assist with the development of various processes and procedures
  • Accurately enter and update information across a variety of systems



  • 1-3 years proven experience within an customer service or retail assistant manager or manager role, or
  • 2-4 years customer service experience with increasing responsibility or specialization
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Minimum typing speed of 50 wpm
  • Tech savvy with working knowledge of Google Apps, customer service software, databases and tools
  • Team contributor mindset who works consistently to champion, meet and exceed team goals, and
  • Individual contributor who successfully manages their day to day work independently
  • Regular attendance and punctuality

Major Pluses


  • Prior customer service or retail experience
  • Familiarity with the online shopping process and experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics GP software

Our Company

Founded in 2004, Cat5 Commerce is a fast-growing internet retail company, We own and operate online webstores including and The core of our business consists of ecommerce, digital marketing, and software development. Since day one, it has been our mission to deliver an extraordinary shopping experience to our customers. We accomplish this through custom application development, comprehensive online marketing strategies, and a customer-centric approach to business.

Recognized as a Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, we create dynamic teams where individuals can rise to the challenge, put forth their best work, and have fun while doing so! We believe that providing St. Louis’ best and brightest talent with a healthy company culture, top-notch benefits package, and a positive work environment are key to the long term success of our company and our resident Cat5’ers. The monthly catered luncheons, endless array of free snacks, beverages, and bean-to-cup Starbucks and Kaldi's coffee are pretty sweet, too! 

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  • Location
    Chesterfield, Missouri
  • Department
    Customer Relations
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  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    DOQ + Full Benefits
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