Customer Service Manager

Job Ref: DJMA1782A
Job Title: Customer Service Manager
Location: South East (Buckinghamshire/Bedfordshire/Northamptonshire)
Salary: to £45-57k plus bens.
Permanent IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE

This is a newly created position for a business that has gone through significant change in the last 12 months and has a new team of Team Managers.

Working closely with key business stakeholders, the Head of Customer Service will champion a culture of outstanding service through ownership and proactivity and promoting first contact resolution taking full responsibility for the Customer Experience Centre ensuring that the overall customer experience and quality assurance is maintained across all teams.

This quality led, regulated business, which serves both a B2B and B2C market in a service led environment, requires a hands-on, strategically focused, data minded leader of people who will be able to develop better performance and service delivery, building a highly motivated and engaged team.

The role will be highly visible and work at board level and across the business in terms of presenting for and delivering change based on feedback, insight and identifying possible issues across the supply chain and bringing to life the voice of the customer/client.

The Head of Customer Service will lead a team of Team Managers in this mid-sized contact centre.

The team provides services to their client in a B2B environment, so service level agreements, KPI’s and performance management, whilst delivering a great customer experience will be paramount.

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need prove experience managing a contact centre, strategy, change and performance uplifts in service led environment. Experience within a B2B, Logistics, Pharmaceutical and or Supply Chain environment would be a distinct advantage.

A can-do attitude, open and transparent leader, you will be able to inspire and engage your team to deliver a customer centric service proposition, striving for continuous improvement and best practice.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

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Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Service, Planning, Data, Programmes, Change Transformation, Digital and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.
All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Head of Customer Service

Job Ref: DJMA1782
Job Title: Head of Customer Service
Location: South East (Buckinghamshire/Bedfordshire/Northamptonshire)
Salary: to £50- 60k plus bens.
Job type: Permanent IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE

This is a newly created position for a business that has gone through significant change in the last 12 months and has a new team of Team Managers.

Working closely with key business stakeholders, the Head of Customer Service will champion a culture of outstanding service through ownership and proactivity and promoting first contact resolution taking full responsibility for the Customer Experience Centre ensuring that the overall customer experience and quality assurance is maintained across all teams.

This quality led, regulated business, which serves both a B2B and B2C market in a service led environment, requires a hands-on, strategically focused, data minded leader of people who will be able to develop better performance and service delivery, building a highly motivated and engaged team.

The role will be highly visible and work at board level and across the business in terms of presenting for and delivering change based on feedback, insight and identifying possible issues across the supply chain and bringing to life the voice of the customer/client.

The Head of Customer Service will lead a team of Team Managers in this mid-sized contact centre.

The team provides services to their client in a B2B environment, so service level agreements, KPI’s and performance management, whilst delivering a great customer experience will be paramount.

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need prove experience managing a contact centre, strategy, change and performance uplifts in service led environment. Experience within a B2B, Logistics, Pharmaceutical and or Supply Chain environment would be a distinct advantage.

A can-do attitude, open and transparent leader, you will be able to inspire and engage your team to deliver a customer centric service proposition, striving for continuous improvement and best practice.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Service, Planning, Data, Programmes, Change Transformation, Digital and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.
All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Contact Centre Manager (6 Month Contract)

Job Ref: DJJM1192
Job Title: Contact Centre Manager (6 Month Contract)
Job Location: London
Salary: Up to £55,000+ bens
Job Type: Contract – 6 months

Reporting to the Head of B2B, this role is within a highly regarded organisation operating within an evolving and competitive market sector. The post-holder will play a pivotal role in the service delivery across the business.

Some of the responsibilities will include:
• To ensure a first-class customer experience in all interactions
• Performance management of team members, including driving a coaching culture and planning training programmes
• Driving engagement and loyalty of employees, through development of reward schemes and recognition
• To consistently review people and process to deliver operational efficiencies and customer excellence
• Develop and maintain effective working relationships will all internal / external stakeholders

The ideal candidate will have a passion for coaching and developing staff, have a very hands on attitude, understand customer needs and be able to evidence first-hand experience of developing & delivering customer engagement programmes. Individuals with excellent communication skills, who can cite significant experience of managing people, change and making commercial decisions, in conjunction with multiple stakeholder groups, may have an advantage.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Customer Service, Resource Planning, Data, Analytics, Programmes, Change, Transformation, Digital, Contact Centre and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Head of Operations

Job Ref: DJMA1781
Job Title: Head of Operations
Location: South East (Berkshire)
Salary: to £55k plus bens
Job Type: Permanent

An opportunity to join a fast paced B2B operation as the Head of Operations. This is a highly visible, strategic but hands-on role.

As the Head of Operations, you will lead a team of Managers, Team Managers and Advisors to drive operational excellence and establish a centre of excellence.

The team provides services to their client in a B2B environment, so service level agreements, KPI’s and performance management, whilst delivering a great customer experience will be paramount.

Some of the responsibilities will include:
• To manage the operational team to deliver excellent customer service through employee engagement and development.
• To ensure customers are delighted and all KPIs and SLAs are met or exceeded.
• To support the delivery of business initiatives by providing subject matter expertise.
• Operational performance management; meeting customer expectations and making recommendations regarding service delivery with win/win outcomes
• To ensure customer expectations are met and/or exceeded – KPIs, SLAs and Customer Satisfaction survey results
• To ensure the smooth transition of customer implementations and re-implementations
• To support the sales team during the Bid process to ensure operational expectations can be delivered approving any deviation from the standard operating model
• To support the delivery of projects and initiatives – across the business; including the realisation of business benefits
• To manage operational costs in line with business plan by maximising workforce optimisation
• Identify opportunities and deliver improved operational efficiencies – e.g. technology, processes, people
• Understand, support and enhance end to end cross department processes
• Maintain an effective relationship with all internal and external stakeholders, e.g. partners, customers and other business areas
• Leadership and direction of team; including change leadership, planning, setting priorities and creativity
• To attract, develop, retain and nurture talent to support succession planning ensuring appropriate coaching, mentoring, performance management and learning & development is available
• Identify additional income opportunities and address contract creep
• Can provide operational cost models to support sales and retention opportunities

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need prove experience managing a contact centre and delivering against KPI’s and SLA’s.

A can do attitude, open and transparent leader, you will be able to inspire and engage your team to deliver a customer centric service proposition, striving for continuous improvement and best practice.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Service, Planning, Data, Programmes, Change Transformation, Digital and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Client Onboarding Specialist

Job Ref: DJJM1184
Job Title: Client Onboarding Specialist
Location: London – Greater London – South East
Salary: £25,000 – 30,000 plus bens
Job Type: Permanent

An opportunity for an experienced Client Onboarding Specialist to take responsibility for onboarding new clients to a business to business function within a multi-channel, digitally aligned and rapidly growing customer contact operation.

The Client Onboarding specialist will be able to bring responsible for Onboarding new clients, performing risk assessments and act as a KYC and SIRA expert, performing due diligence and overseeing the identification of high risk applicants, aiming to deliver a more individual, personalised service, which continues to set this award winning brand apart from the competition.

The organisation offers a growing and positive environment, where personal development is encouraged and welcomed across the business.

As the Client Onboarding Specialist, you will work within the B2B part of the business working closely with heads of department and other senior customer management team to identify and develop best practice.

The ability to prioritise and set daily tasks, whilst recognising that flexibility may be required due to the day to day demands of the business will be key to achieving the best possible service levels. Input into strategy, development of continuous improvements will be part of your responsibilities.

Some of the duties will include:
• Risk assessment of new applications, taking and uncovering information and documentation
• Conducting Due diligence using methods and practise such as CIFAS and SIRA.
• Positively influence and contribute to the team culture along with sharing best practice
• Provide exceptional customer service via phone, email, live chat and social media
• Respond to customer complaints and escalate issues as necessary
• Drive continuous improvement ethos within the contact centre and the business
• Define and develop opportunities to improve processes, procedures and a better service proposition to our customers

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need a proven track record as a Client Onboarding Specialist to develop an improved customer service offering and a great place to work. Experience within a regulated environment will be a distinct advantage, however the ability to think differently, challenge the status quo and encouraging those around you to do the same will be key to this exciting role.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Service, Planning, Data, Programmes, Change Transformation, Digital and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.
All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.