14 Nov 2017

Temporary Customer Service Advisor – Plymouth

Astra Recruitment – Posted by Astra Recruitment Plymouth, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Customer Service Advisor

Location: Estover, Plymouth

Salary: £7.80 per hour (£16,250 per annum)

Astra Recruitment are currently looking for a number of customer service advisors to join our client’s expanding team based in Estover.

As the customer service advisor you will be providing customers with outstanding customer service in line with procedures through all methods of communication. You will be working in a friendly team based in an open office environment.

We are looking for candidates with customer service, call centre or call handling experience.

Your duties as the Customer Service Advisor will include but will not be limited to:

– Provide front line customer services

– Communicate with stores, internal personnel and selected 3rd party organisations

– To identify customers’ needs and deduce the appropriate course of action

– Accurate recording of customer details on to the database.

– Prioritise case load to ensure incidents are dealt with and followed up at regular intervals

– Keep up-to-date with all procedures and products in order to meet customers’ expectations

– Liaise with Customer Services Manager for best approach when solutions are unclear

– Answer customers’ questions/enquiries in line with current guidelines

– Ensure all technical and call handling targets are met

– Maintain confidentiality, security of information and premises (Data Protection Act 1984)

– Health and Safety at Work responsibility

– To provide support to trainees and colleagues in the job role as required

– To provide support and cover for colleagues during periods of absence

– To support the business with a flexible approach to working patterns that will include weekend and Bank Holiday working when required

– To accurately record clock in/out times for shift pattern to support team productivity and payroll accuracy

This role has the scope to grow and there are progression paths within the company.

This is a temporary to permanent position. 12 week temporary basis.

Skills and Qualifications:

– Previous Customer Service/Customer Complaint Handling experience (Essential)

– Ability to work to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment

– Accurate data entry skills

– Proven experience in dealing with conflict to a positive resolution

– Confident and professional telephone manner

– Flexible attitude to working pattern

Salary: £7.80 per hour (£16,250 per annum)

Working Hours: 40 hours a week with occasional Saturday working, Shifts would be 9am – 6pm on a weekday and 8:30am – 5pm on Saturdays.

Free parking is available but limited.

*Due to the location your own transport would be advantageous but not essential*

 

How to Apply

To be considered for this excellent opportunity please click the apply button below and submit your CV today. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of application by one of our consultants here at Astra Recruitment for a short telephone pre-screen prior to being submitted to the client. Unfortunately due to high levels of applications you will not be contacted if you are unsuccessful

Job Categories: Customer Services & Call Centre. Job Types: Temporary. Job Tags: advisor, Customer Service., devon, devon jobs, jobs in devon, jobs in plymouth, plymouth, and plymouth jobs. Salaries: Less than 20,000.

Job expires in 25 days.

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