Customer Service Administrator
Hull City Centre
40 hours a week - Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm, no weekend working
Corresponding with customers who may be in a vulnerable situation with their finances, and require lots of support.
You will be responsible for ensuring that all appropriate actions are taken in response to correspondence / data from Vulnerable account holders, clients or other parties and that account records are updated appropriately.
Getting the right outcome for the customer is of up most importance.
* Update relevant records and systems, using correct, clear and concise notes and accurate/appropriate transaction codes.
* To respond to correspondence and queries fully, clearly and accurately, offering right outcomes whilst using expected business style and processes.
* Autonomously make decisions regarding vulnerable customer's accounts taking into account all available options/next steps eg settlements, reviews, write off requests, amendments and closure.
* Use of and offer of specialist appropriate signposting to customers and 3rd parties.
* Identify high risk accounts/account holders or are of extreme sensitivity e.g. Suicide addiction, active/historic domestic abuse and terminal illness via all forms of contact
* Discuss and record 'sensitive' customer information accurately
* Handle and understand medical documentation, eg terminology and relevant information held within.
* Liaise and interact with our clients, in writing and telephone in order to resolve queries/issues using expected channels/system.
* Liaise and interact with any authorised 3rd parties (including DMCs), in writing and telephone in order to resolve queries/issues using expected channels/system.
* Ensure all calls are handled sensitively, professionally and offer right customer outcome.
Knowledge, Skills & Experience
* Proven skills in a Customer Service administrative role or similar
* Customer centric approach is essential
* Experience of dealing with Vulnerable customers is desirable
* Be flexible and adaptable to a continuously changing environment
* Strong attention to detail
* Experience of operating multiple systems simultaneously
* Excellent planning and organisational skills
* Ability to manage own workload of daily allocated tasks
* Strong verbal and written communication skills, it is essential to be competent with Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel
* Evidence of working to tight deadlines and delivering results under pressure is an advantage
* Integrity, flexibility and a 'can do' attitude are essential.
* Able to work as part of a team, individually and under minimal supervision
* Professional approach to work and 'going the extra' milei
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