Customer Service Advisor

Posted 6 March by Reed Featured
Fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established company who are based in Wakefield (near to the Center) - they urgently require a temporary Customer Service Advisor - immediate start - may go permanent for the right candidate

Main purpose of the role is to provide/deliver a first class experience to customers on every contact.

Main duties:-

Job Role:-
• Sales order processing
• Proactively calling customers with a view to generating and developing sales
• Providing quotations to customers, pricing & processing of special ‘one off’ products
• To develop and maintain a full knowledge of client products and services
• Understanding customer needs, acknowledging concerns and reassurance of a solution.
• Listening effectively to customers, showing empathy and understanding.
• To resolve concerns to customer’s satisfaction within agreed time lines, effectively and efficiently.
• Dealing with customer enquiries and offering support when required
• To maintain and update customer database (Internal systems)
• Provide a high quality professional service to internal & external customers
• To ensure procedures and compliance requirements are adhered to.
• Providing on-going support to team members, installers, commercial team and management.
• To achieve KPI Targets as set by the Customer Service Manager.
• Any other ad hoc duties which may involve direct contact with other departments.

Person spec:-

• Working knowledge of MS Word/Excel and excellent key boarding skills.
• Strong customer focus and attention to detail
• Proven track record at delivering results in a timely and professional manner
• Excellent communication skills are central to this role when conversing with customers over the telephone or responding in writing.
• Ability to work effectively on own initiative as well as in a team.
• Good timekeeping/attendance and proven ability to adhere to time lines.
• Has a strong appreciation of the value of good customer service, with excellent organisational ability and problem solving skills.
• Patience and professionalism are required especially at times when call volumes and complaint handling are high.

Hours of work are 8.30 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Mon - Thurs) and 8.30 a.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Fri)

Car parking is available

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application questions

1 - 2 years relevant Sales and Customer Service experience?
Excellent communication skills - verbal/written?
Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines?
Computer literate and experience usiing Sage?
Immediately available?

Reference: 34614409

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