Customer Service Team Leader

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    Call & Contact Centre

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    Levi Jackson

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    about 1 month ago

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  • Start date:

    24/05/2021 11:08:02

Customer Service Manager/Team Leader - Ecommerce

Location Manchester Trafford Park
Salary £25,000 per annum
Hours 37.5 hours per week,
Shifts Monday to Friday between the hours of 8.30an and 5.30pm - You will be expected to work some weekends during peak season.

We need someone with team leader / manager experience and has worked in the online retail market.

Role overview

As a Team Manager you'll manage the performance of a small team of Customer Service Agents and work as part of a team to coordinate productivity and achieve expected standards for our client.

You'll be responsible for conducting regular performance reviews, team meetings and coaching sessions to maintain high performance levels. Working closely with your colleagues you'll ensure call and compliance standards are achieved. Your team will be specialists in providing an optimum customer experience quickly bringing all queries and complaints to a quick resolve.

* Ability to operate effectively in a fast paced environment with constantly changing priorities
* Coach, develop and provide feedback to your team to ensure they take ownership and effectively use their judgement when making decisions in line with business goals
* Evaluate relevant performance reports (day/week/month)
* You will be hands on and lead by example by responding to customer emails and phone calls
* Coaching, developing and supporting the agents which includes, interactions monitoring, internal discussions, coaching, escalations/complaint handling
* Positively and proactively manage all performance, attendance and Key Performance Indicators
* Effectively handle difficult conversations and potential conflict situations as required
* Become a knowledge expert in terms of the client's products and services
* Comply with the Company's policies and practices
* Update your knowledge through the associated guidelines and procedures
* Manage databases, tools, applications and operating systems
* Become an ambassador and lead by example, demonstrate our values, actively encourages best practice and supports the company in changes to policies and procedures

The Ideal Candidate:
* Hands on, proactive and engaged with a background in leading others and driving performance at both group and individual levels
* Strong verbal and written skills with the ability to show accuracy and attention to detail
* Problem solving and strong communications skills
* Professional and friendly personality
* Customer service experience
* Contact Centre management/team leader experience preferable within the retail sector
* Proven experience of managing teams and achieving targets
* High levels of resilience and patience
* Able to take ownership of situations with a positive, can-do attitude
* Able to work within a fast paced, engaging environment
* Ability to relate to others in a positive manner and build strong working relationships.
* Able to manage priorities and multiple demands while displaying resilience.
* Proven experience of leading and motivating a team

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