Customer Service/Contact Centre Team Leader

Negotiable (DOE)
09 Nov 2018
09 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Job Title: Customer Service/Contact Centre Team Leader

Location: Stevenage

Job Sector: Customer Service

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable (DOE)

Job Reference: SS/21083

Our client is a leading provider of service, installation, warranty and maintenance of equipment sold to the professional catering and retail industries. They have long standing contracts in place with a diverse network of blue chip companies, supported by a large national team of field service engineers.

About the Role:

Managing a team of 6 Contact Centre professionals, you will be required to lead, train and guide the team to execute their tasks by resolving problems, communicating deadlines and supporting the team.  You will ensure that the team are providing customer service of the highest level at all times whilst meeting and exceeding daily KPI’s for the Contact Centre. Specific duties will include;

  • Taking calls and handling escalated customer issues as required; working to provide a quick resolution for any issues reported by customers, avoiding the need for further escalation when possible.
  • Monitoring live team performance, acting quickly to address any shortcomings.
  • Working closely with the Head of Customer Communications; implementing change when required and performing management duties.
  • Assisting in the fine tuning and implementation of Policies and Procedures.
  • Providing encouragement to team members including; communicating team goals and identifying areas for new training or coaching and executing a plan to deliver.
  • Providing feedback to side by side coaching, targeting and average of 2 hours coaching per week (fully documented).
  • Hands on management, ensuring time is spent completing the same tasks as Agents in order to maintain own knowledge and provide sufficient cover within the team.
  • Improving customer satisfaction and call quality by monitoring and giving feedback on a weekly basis.

Key Skills/Experience Required:

In order to be considered for the role of Contact Centre Team Leader, you must possess the following;

  • A wealth of contact centre experience with strong customer service experience that goes beyond scripts and prompts.
  • Previous Team Leader experience.
  • The ability to make sound decisions with minimal guidance.
  • Able to motivate others by remaining calm under pressure and leading by example.
  • An adaptable approach with a willingness to accept change.
  • Motivated by providing excellent customer service, resolving problems and supporting others to achieve quality driven targets.
  • The ability to plan and prioritise a bust workload.

Salary/Benefits Information:

In return for your role as Customer Service/Contact Centre Team Leader, you will receive a competitive basic salary which is negotiable and dependent upon experience as well as an excellent benefits package.

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