Customer Service Manager

Job Ref: DJHB1025
Role: Customer Service Manager
Location: Birmingham
Salary: up to £42,000 per annum
Job Type: Permanent

A great opportunity has arisen for a Customer Service Manager to join a growing business in the Midlands.

Working as part of an evolving business, you will be required to turn your hand to a broad range of tasks on a daily basis; making every day different.

Heading up a dynamic customer service team, you will be responsible for a range of teams within a contact centre environment and will have the opportunity to make a huge impact on the business’ future.

With plans to double the size of the team in the next 12-18 months, this is a really exciting opportunity and a pivotal time to join the organisation.

Responsibilities will include:
• Driving the performance of a dynamic customer service operation.
• Mentoring, training, developing and coaching the Team Leaders within the department.
• Handling escalated and complex customer complaints and queries.
• Motivating the team members to strive and achieve success against measurables.
• Working as part of the leadership team, reporting to the Senior leadership team.
• Working in line with industry regulations, guidance and best practice with a focus on providing excellent customer service.

You will ideally:
• Be experienced in the management of a contact centre team, delivering the best customer service levels within a customer-facing environment.
• Be able to manage a team of team managers across multiple disciplines including Customer Service, Billing, Retentions, Complaints etc.
• Have worked within the utilities sector and have an excellent knowledge of the regulated sector and compliance standards which apply.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of an evolving call centre who are about to grow and develop their service offering to the UK market.

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, 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 any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Customer Service Team Manager – Contact Centre Team Manager – Call Centre Team Manager (Overnight)

Job Ref: DJJM1233
Job Title: Customer Service Team Manager – Contact Centre Team Manager – Call Centre Team Manager (Overnight)
Location: Southampton
Salary: £30,000 plus bens
Job Type: Permanent

An opportunity for an experienced Customer Service Team Manager to take responsibility for a multi-channel, digitally aligned and rapidly growing customer contact operation.

The Customer Service Team Manager will be able to bring passion, rigor and the ability to develop a scaling operation. Working within a regulated environment, but 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 Customer Service Team Manager within the overnight team, you will work with the heads of department and other senior customer management team to identify and develop best practice, driving a positive, performance focussed culture which achieves and exceeds SLA’s and delivers exceptional customer and employee engagement.

You will take full ownership and responsibility for your team, nurturing, coaching and developing your Team to deliver a positive, engaging environment, where innovation and best practice are shared and developed each and every day. Building for the future you and your team will be continuously enhancing your skills, experience and performance levels.

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 and dealing with escalated customer enquiries will be part of your responsibilities.

Some of the duties will include:
• Forecasting, daily planning and delivering great people leadership.
• Delivering strong people leadership skills in an operational environment
• Positively influence and contribute to the team culture
• Motivate, coach and develop staff in the Contact Centre
• 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 Customer Service Team Manager within a contact centre 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, 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.

Team Manager

Job Ref: DJKG1294
Job Title: Team Manager
Location: Harlow
Salary: £30-32k base + bonus + bens
Employment Type: Permanent

An opportunity for an experienced Team Manager to join this well-established organisation, working in a high touch, quality led customer service function. This business will be undergoing significant transformation and change and you will play a key part in enabling, coaching and developing your team to adapt and thrive to deliver an exceptional customer service.

This is a key role within this organisation. The main remit for this role is to manage the day to day delivery of customer service in a high volume, changing environment, helping implement change and transformation, and up skilling your advisors to develop a truly multi skilled team.

As a hands-on Team Manager you will be great with people and the development, growth and engagement of your team. Through 121’s and coaching, you will help the team thrive and adapt to deliver a great customer experience.

Where necessary you will deal with any escalated issues for both the team management and customer complaints.

• Provide direct line leadership and management of the team
• Empower the team through training and development and execute outstanding customer service
• Help implement and support short and long term change plans whilst ensuring quality standards and continuous improvement is delivered
• Working closely with internal and external stakeholders

The team will be working 8am to 8pm on a 6 day working week, so some shifts and flexibility will be required to ensure the hours are covered with your colleagues.

We are looking for a strong experienced Team Manager/Team Leader, within a customer service environment. An individual with a great deal of people and customer skills.

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.

Complaints Manager

Job Ref: DJHC4287
Job Title: Complaints Manager
Location: The Midlands
Salary: Up to £40k Salary
Employment Type: Permanent

I am looking for an innovative and modern thinking Complaints Manager, that can manage the function, driving Customer centric change, advocating best practise and creating a culture of excellence.

If you are a specialist in the complaints arena and are looking for a change and the opportunity to make a difference, then this role could before you!

Responsibilities:
• Operational Leadership and day to day management of the customer complaints team
• Implement compliant processes across the function, ensuring adherence with the regulator
• Drive customer centric change within the team, promoting a ‘right first time’ mentality
• Reduce customer complaints by cross functional working and root cause analysis
• Use insight and MI to collaboratively drive performance
• Identify training needs and then coach and mentor your team in line with the business culture and objectives

Key behaviours:
• A strong Complaints Manager who can both manage and lead from the front
• Customer centric and somebody who always looks for the best customer outcomes
• Resilient through periods of transformation, and able to take customer service agents on a journey
• Experience in a regulated environment

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need to have a proven track record of working in a contact centre environment, in a management capacity.

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.

Complaints Team Manager

Job Ref: DJJM1227
Job Title: Complaints Team Manager
Job Location: Midlands
Salary: 30K – 32k
Employment Type: Permanent

Reporting to the Head of Legal and Claims, this management role is with an exciting and diverse company within a high growth and competitive market sector. The post-holder will play a pivotal role in the resolution of escalated customer complaints and ultimately the on-going success of the complaints operation, effectively delivering robust and compliant service success.

Some of the responsibilities will include:
• Lead a team of escalations assessors, to maximise performance and deliver on all service levels
• Support and develop team members to continuously develop the skillset to achieve on required service levels
• Take appropriate steps to maintain and adhere to quality standards and processes
• To consistently review both operational practices and procedures to effectively develop and improve the processes in this area.
• Ensure that the team demonstrate proficiency and competency in all types of assessment quality checking

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, with a significant coaching and development skillset, with a professional and ethical approach to delivering targets. Individuals who can demonstrate success within a target driven capacity, with first-hand experience within a regulated environment 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.