Head of Customer Service/Customer Service Manager

Job Ref: DJKG1288
Job Title: Head of Customer Service/Customer Service Manager
Location: London
Salary: £55k (plus benefits and 25 days holiday)
Employment Type: Permanent

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Customer Service Manager or Head of Customer Service to join an innovative and forward-thinking digitally led organisation. The Customer Service Manager/Head of Customer Service position will be responsible for a team of between 16 and 20 people and have 2 direct reports.

This role reports to the Operations Director and you will work to reshape the overall business strategy and provide critical support to deliver outstanding customer experience.

As the Customer Service Manager/Head of Customer Service some of your responsibilities with be:
• Creating a vision and strategy for the customer service team
• Implement employee engagement and experience
• Provide innovative, proactive and creative leadership
• Deliver improvement to the customer journey across all touch points
• Work closely with the Operations Director

This position would suit a Customer Service Manager that is looking for a step-up or a Head of Customer Manager that has recently moved into this post or has been seconded to this position. Ideally someone that has a background within start-up and/or FMCG/retail environment and a track record of building and scaling teams.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to us. 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.

Team Leader (Customer Experience)

Job Ref: DJHC4284
Job Title: Team Leader (Customer Experience)
Location: The Midlands
Salary: Up to £30k Salary (Pro Rata – 34 hour week)
Shifts: 2pm until 11pm/ Wednesday to Saturday
Employment Type: Permanent

I am looking for an innovative and modern thinking Team Leader, that can manage customer service agents through change, and take ownership of the team, driving best practise and creating a culture of excellence.

In return for effectively taking your team on a huge transformational journey, you will receive a real investment from the company into your future, through industry relevant qualifications!!

Responsibilities:
• Operational Leadership and day to day management of the customer experience team (15FTE)
• Drive customer centric change within the team, promoting this across the rest of the business
• Evangelise customer experience excellence internally and externally
• Use insight and MI to collaboratively drive customer experience and performance
• Identify training needs and then coach and mentor your team in line with the business culture and objectives

Key behaviours:
• A strong Team 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

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.

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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.

Customer Service Director

Job Ref: DJMA1815
Job Title: Customer Service Director
Location: South Midlands/South East (commutable from Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Warwickshire, Bedfordshire, Gloucestershire)
Salary: £80k base plus bonus bens.
Job Type: Permanent

Opportunity to join a well-established successful business at an exciting time in their development, with recent investments enabling a platform for significant future growth and an opportunity to transform their customer service strategy to best in class.

As part of the senior leadership team, you will need the gravitas and ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders, as the face and voice of the customer.

Through insight and analytics, you will define and develop the strategy and vision for the future of customer service and develop a continuous improvement culture to achieve a brilliant customer experience.

Fully responsible for a team of Managers and Advisors, you will lead from the front and be a hands on manager, able to immerse yourself within the operations to drive a transformation in culture, behaviour and process, leading from the front you will ensure a robust effective service delivery is achieved in an environment of some significant change programmes.

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need proven customer service leadership experience, across a varied and complex operation, ideally with some B2B exposure. You will be a proven highly effective manager or great customer service teams and have delivered change projects and programmes which have enhanced the customer experience in a growth 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.

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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.

Customer Service / Success Manager – SAAS

Job Ref: DJHB1015
Job Title: Customer Service / Success Manager – SAAS
Location: Wembley
Salary: up to £55K + £15K bonus
Employment Type: Permanent

Are you experienced in managing dynamic teams?

Have you worked within an SAAS environment?

Are you looking for the opportunity to undertake a huge technical transformation?

Do you have the drive and motivation to build a new business function through the use of new technologies and an existing team with extensive product knowledge?

If so, this could be just the job for you!

I’m looking for an experienced SAAS specialist to work with an established organisation based in North West London.
Working as part of an established business, spearheading a huge investment of transformation through technology to enhance the customer’s experience, you will be working within a truly autonomous environment.
The role will require you to undertake a team restructure to offer an enhanced customer experience with more efficiency and collaboration; with multiple channels of communication and additional supporting training tools for the existing customer base.
Having experienced huge growth in the last 2 years, the business have taken the time to analyse the areas of their process that will enhance the overall experience and through the introduction of new technology, the injection of an ambitious leader into the team (you) and utilising their great existing team; you will be part of the next chapter of growth.

You will be responsible for:
• A small team of 12, split across inbound communication with customers and outbound relationship management to improve customer retention.
• Taking charge of the transformation project from inception and managing the implementation of customer success tools such as Zendesk / Freshdesk.
• Utilising available software to track and analyse the engagement of the SAAS platform to identify customers that will require additional attention to ensure increased renewals.

This is a great opportunity to join a business backed with generous amounts of private equity funding and the ability to really transform a business with free reign on their target audience.
All they’re looking for from you is the drive to transform the business and the attitude and aptitude to enhance this industry leading product within their niche market sector!

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.

Customer Service Manager

Job Ref: DJKG1286
Job Title: Customer Service Manager
Location: Essex
Salary: £40k to £45k (plus an annual bonus)
Employment Type: Permanent – Monday to Friday (with occasional weekends)

An exciting new position has become available for a Customer Service Manager working for a European Award winning growing organisation. You will have 2 direct reports and manage and lead a 100fte contact centre. This role reports to the Operations Director.

The focus of this role is to head up and over see 5 Team Managers who lead a variety of retail campaigns.

• Manage working relationships with external and internal stakeholders
• Support, coach and lead your Team Managers to ensure high quality performance is driven throughout the teams
• Forecast revenue sales internally and externally for stakeholders
• Ensuring outstanding customer experience whilst working to SLAs

You will need to have managed a busy contact centre and have experience in leading teams that can fluctuate in peak seasons. The ability to analyse and present data is a strong advantage. You will need to be able to showcase your success on forging strong working relationships with external and internal stakeholders.

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 any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Data Analyst

Job Ref: DJEM1011
Job Title: Data Analyst
Location: Staffordshire
Salary: up to £32,000 plus & Benefits
Employment Type: Permanent

This is an excellent opportunity for two experienced Data Analysts to join a well-established Customer and Marketing team based in Staffordshire. They are looking for someone who is an expert in their field in order to enable understanding of the entire customer experience.

Responsibilities include:
• Analysis of customer and marketplace research to ensure that opportunities are identified, presented and developed
• Interpret consumer insight and analytics
• Working closely with the BI team and all internal stakeholders to identify opportunities for data drive decision
• Contribute to the development and enhancement of sales through the identification and presentation of appropriate recommendations

Experience required:
• In-depth experience in analysing data, and clearly communication actionable insights to stakeholders
• Knowledge and understanding of data manipulation tools and techniques
• Analytical skills
• Ability to handle multiple projects and workloads to deadline and a fast-paced environment
• Good communication skills

Overall, someone that has come from an analytical background who still has the communication skills to be able to deliver their findings across to board.

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.

Senior Head of Customer Service

Job Ref: DJHC4283
Job Title: Senior Head of Customer Service
Location: Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £120k salary + car + 20% bonus
Employment Type: Permanent

I am looking for an enthusiastic and energetic Senior Head of Customer Service, who has experience of driving results for the customer across Customer Experience and managing in house and outsourced operational teams. This role will also be responsible for kick starting a digital transformation programme.

This is a fantastic opportunity to make a huge impact and drive large scale change across Customer Experience and digital!

Responsibilities:
• Reducing customer contact and driving Customer Experience quality and focus
• Facilitate a channel shift from voice to digital
• Understanding the customer base and reasons for calling by properly utilising data
• Deliver overall change and improvement to the Customer Service function
• Deliver end to end Customer Experience improvements by working cross functionally over all business areas
• Drive performance by effective people Leadership and stakeholder management
• Build a fit for purpose customer strategy that will significantly increase Customer Service and the overall Customer Experience

Key behaviours:
• Enthusiastic and energetic
• A change agent
• Self-starter, resilient, focused, a real achiever of results
• Excellent stakeholder management skills
• Excellent influencer at all levels
• Engaging leader – able to communicate at all levels
• Excellent understanding and customer journey mapping and customer experience

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need to have a proven track record of driving performance teams in a complex 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 into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Contact Centre Manager

Job Ref: DJJM1228
Job Title: Contact Centre Manager
Job Location: London
Salary: up to £55,000 + Benefits
Employment Type: Permanent

Reporting to the Head of B2B, this role is with 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 and 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.

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.

Administration Manager/Support Manager/Supervisor

Job Ref: DJKG1285
Job Title: Administration Manager/Support Manager/Supervisor
Location: Southampton
Salary: Competitive (plus exceptional benefits)
Employment Type: Permanent Monday to Friday 37.5 hours a week

An exciting new position has become available working for a great retail brand as an Administration Manager/Supervisor to manage a team of 14 skilled and meticulous administrators. This role is a pivotal part of the brands’ customer experience.

This role is managing the workload planning for the team and being the main point of escalation for the team members.

• Conduct and review quality audits across the team and implement performance improvement and development plans
• Work to targeted SLA’s whilst ensuring outstanding attention to detail within the team
• Oversee the warranties, insurance and invoices of the different products

This position is suitable for someone that has exceptional Team Management and Leadership experience within a fast-paced head office setting. Experience in planning, productivity and accuracy is essential for this role with a natural flare for developing high performance teams.

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 any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.