Head of Customer Service / Customer Service Manager

Job Ref: DJKG1290
Job Title: Head of Customer Service / Customer Service Manager
Location: Warwickshire (with travel to with travel to London and Swindon
Salary: £50k to £60k (car allowance of £4500)
Employment Type: Permanent

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Head of Customer Service or experienced Customer Service Manager to join a well-established logistics and distribution company who are going through significant transformation.

This role reports to the Director of Customer, with the focus around development and delivery of their ongoing Customer Service Strategy.
As the Head of Customer Service or Customer Service Manager some of your responsibilities with be:
• Create a vision and strategy across multiple customer service centres
• Be accountable for the proactive engagement of the SME clients, reducing churn and attrition
• Monitor KPI’s to ensure customer expectations are met
• Improve quality levels across various sites
• Work closely with the Director of Customer through the transformation strategy

This position would suit a Customer Service Manager who is looking for a step-up or a Head of Customer Service that has recently moved into this post or has been seconded to this position. You will need to have managed multiple sites with approximately 100fte and be able to travel to sites in the South West, London and Scotland.

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.

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.