Customer Service Advisor

We are looking for Customer Service Advisors to join our Customer Contact Team  based in a call centre environment in Middlesbrough:
  • Pay: £10.66ph  
  • Salary: £20,887.00pa  
  • Working any 5 out of 7 days (will include weekend work)
  • Working hours between 8am – 8pm  
  • Contracted 40 hours per week   
  • Benefits: 30 days holiday (including Bank Holidays), Pension scheme, Medical Cover, Share Schemes, Retail discounts  
As a Customer ContactAdvisor, you will be the first point of contact for our customers. Through great conversations you will understand the customer situation, take full ownership during the investigation of the situation and support the customer to a resolution.  
Working as part of a team, you will ensure all calls into the team are answered with company guidelines, whilst providing excellent customer service you will also need to navigating multiple systems during the calls so strong computer skills coupled with the ability to deal with sometimes distressed or up customers is a must.   
You need to be happy with phone work, be a people person and enjoy finding out information and resolving situations 

A DBS and Financial check will be completed as part of the vetting process.   
Customer Contact Advisor Role & Responsibilities:   
  • Make sure to put customers first - taking ownership of their queries building rapport quickly and providing the highest level of customer experience 
  • Learn to act with skill and diligence - treating customers sensitively and caring about helping them move forward with their futures. 
  • Diagnose a full range of customer needs, providing appropriate product information, help and support to meet the needs identified 
  • Possess good attention to detail and grow the confidence to spot and call out issues and trends to improve customers' journey and experiences and escalate in briefing activities 
  • Make sure all customers are acknowledged and responded to within pre-arranged service levels and time-frames  
  • Make sure all interactions are fully, accurately and consistently logged and updated on the customer service systems 
  • Respond positively to customer objections using a range of questioning techniques, demonstrating empathy and understanding  
  • Take responsibility for managing your own workload to ensure all response times are met or exceeded  
  • Take personal ownership to keep knowledge of products, policy and procedures up to date  
  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with other parts of the organisation to support the delivery of outcomes and great customer experiences  
  • Proactively identify and escalate risks, taking responsibility for complying with all policies, procedures and regulatory requirements  
Customer Contact Advisor the Person:  
  • A proven ability to deliver an outstanding customer experience
  • Computer literate
  • A positive attitude and a people person
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills  
  • Excellent attention to detail, with the ability to assess and understand all relevant information to reach fair outcomes  
  • The ability to manage own workload and prioritise accordingly  
  • The confidence to make decisions within agreed discretionary limits  
APPLY ONLINE TODAY and a member of the team will be in touch  
Role would be suitable for: , Customer service, Contact Centre Advisor, Call Centre Advisor, Customer Advisor, Complaints Advisor, call handler, telesales, B2C, B2B, Sky, call centre, Tech adviser, Sales adviser, retail, Retail assistant.