First Response Advisor

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £18,278
37 Hour working week

As a First Response Advisor you will be the first point of contact for our customers who have suffered a loss following an incident with their vehicle. Treating our customer with understanding and empathy you will capture all the relevant information efficiently and accurately, validating our customer's policy and confirming indemnity whilst providing an excellent customer experience. Utilising effective questioning techniques and/or investigations you will accurately assess liability offering customers the benefits of client supply chain for losses sustained as well as legal representation as required.

Key Duties and responsibilities

* To take inbound calls from customers as a result of a motor incident, validating cover and ancillary products as well as assessing liability
* To collate data accurately and effectively
* To provide an excellent customer experience by way of a friendly telephone manner and active listening
* To provide clear communication to customers and/or their representatives
* To meet own targets and SLAs
* To liaise with external companies and internal departments in a timely and professional manner in order to effectively process the customers claim notification
* To resolve any issues avoiding expressions of dissatisfaction escalating into complaints
* To contribute towards continuous improvement with generation of ideas
* To question and challenge peers/managers where processes and procedures do not meet expectations and any activity that does not place customers interests at the heart of how we do business
* To drive your own development by actively seeking development opportunities
* To ensure customers and the business are kept safe through compliance to all procedural and regulatory legislation as required by FCA
* To take responsibility for your own actions ensuring you keep up to date with all communications, processes and procedures
* To adhere to company policies and procedures

Experience and knowledge

* Previous experience working within a telephone-based customer service/contact centre environment
* Professional approach
* Outstanding communication and customer service skills
* Strong written, oral and interpersonal skills
* An ability to work using own initiative within boundaries
* An ability to in work in a fast-paced environment
* An ability to work effectively with people across a wide range of levels and responsibilities
* Good IT/Keyboard skills
* Attention to detail
* Good team working skills

* Medicash (after 1 months service)
* Flexible Working (dependant on the role requirements)
* Tunnel tag (Liverpool to Wirral commuters)
* Pension Scheme

Key words - Customer service advisor, call centre, first response,

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