Head of Learning & Development – Head of Training

Job Ref: DJJM1234
Role: Head of Learning & Development – Head of Training
Location: Romford
Salary: Up to £60k plus bonus and benefits
Employment Type: Permanent role

An excellent opportunity has arisen within a well-established company based in the South East who are looking to recruit a Head of Learning & Development – Head of Training professional for their contact centre and wider business.

The successful candidate will be really focused on improving the knowledge and skills of the Contact Centre and be able to deliver comprehensive training to both new starters and upskilling existing staff.

The aim of the role of is to provide a training and management support function for the contact centre and wider organisation. You will create and deliver training programmes for new and existing members of the organisation to improve their knowledge and skills in dealing with a number of disciplines in a regulated industry. You will monitor and coach colleagues to achieve targets and work closely with the managers and their colleagues to identify gaps in knowledge and responding with coaching support. You will also identify training needs and planning programmes. The ideal candidate will have the ability to think outside of the box and be able to regularly review and improve and update training material. The role will include handling administration, for example: completion of management duty rota.

The successful candidate will have:
• At least 12 months training or leadership experience within a contact centre environment.
• Experience of managing people and be able to lead and motivate others to deliver excellence in customer service.
• Excellent organisational skills.
• Excellent time management 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.

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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 into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Head of Customer Service

Job Ref: DJHC4278
Job Title: Head of Customer Service
Location: South East
Salary: Up to £95k salary + bonus + benefits
Employment Type: Permanent

I am looking for a results driven Head of Customer Service, who has experience of driving results for the customer across Customer Experience, and managing operational teams.

Responsibilities:
• Lead the Customer Operations Team (50FTE), including Complaints and Customer Insight
• Through analysing customer needs, build a market leading Customer Experience process and monitor and improve this across the operation, and cross functionally
• Support customers throughout the customer journey ensuring they have an appropriate and exemplary level of support
• Lead the development and training of the operational teams to successfully support customers through their customer journey and embed strategies and processes to improve service
• Manage the head count to ensure operational excellence is achieved, whilst remaining within budget
• Set appropriate metrics and SLA’s to ensure performance is at an optimal level in both customer service and overall customer experience
• Drive Customer Experience across the business repairing and streamlining elongated processes
• Represent Customer Experience excellence across the organisation, being the businesses Customer Advocate

Key behaviours:
• Self-starter, resilient, focused, a real achiever of results
• Excellent understanding and customer journey mapping and customer experience
• Engaging leader – able to communicate at all levels
• Inquisitive, resourceful and willing to challenge the status quo

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need to have a proven track record of leading high performance teams in a multi channel contact centre and customer experience environment.

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 in to any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.