Senior Project Manager – Project Manager – Customer Project Manager (12 Month Fixed Term)

Job Ref: DJJM1183
Job Title: Senior Project Manager – Project Manager – Customer Project Manager (12 Month Fixed Term)
Location: Birmingham – Midlands
Salary: £50,000 plus bens
Job Type: Contract

An opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to take responsibility for a multi-channel, digitally aligned Customer, change and transformation project managing a number of different strands within a wider change and transformation project.

The Senior Project Manager will be able to bring passion, rigor and the ability to develop a scaling change and transformation project. Working within a regulated environment, but aiming to deliver a more individual, personalised service, which continues to set this brand apart from the competition.

As the Senior Project Manager within the customer service department, you will work with the heads of department and other project specialists to identify and develop, a large-scale change and transformation project, driving the project whilst making sure that the project is running efficiently, on time and within budget.

You will take full ownership and responsibility for the overall running of the change and transformation project, coaching and developing skills within the existing team to deliver a positive, engaging and efficient programme. 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, meet deadlines and manage a project against budget is essential, you will be heavily involved with stakeholders so stakeholder management and the ability to communicate with all streams within the business is a must.

Responsibilities:
• Manage cross-functional change and transformation project
• Hands on management with active participation to help accelerate projects
• Establish and define project plans
• Identify all technical and project issues then develop procedures to track performance against objectives to make corrections where necessary.

Required attributes:
• Excellent relationship building skills and credible in front of stakeholders at all levels
• Effectively and clearly communicate at all levels in any given scenario
• Understanding of contact centre technologies and processes
• Experience of analysing large scale data
• Prince2 qualified

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need a proven track record as a Project Manager, having experience of managing to deadline and budget to develop an improved customer service offering. 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.

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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 organizations, 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.

Resource Planning Manager

Job Ref: DJPF1222
Job Title: Resource Planning Manager
Location: East Midlands, Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £45,000
Employment Type: 12 Month FTC

This is a 12 month FTC for an experienced Resource Planning Manager to manage a team of Analysts to deliver end to end Resource Planning within a multi-channel Contact Centre operation.

Some of the Responsibilities include:
• Leading the team to ensure resources are effectively deployed across all business areas through the delivery of the planning cycle for telephony, back office and retail activities within a multi-skilled & multi-site operation
• Anticipating business needs and requirements through monitoring and analysis of trends and data, in order to provide mitigation options to the Operation
• Driving continuous improvement in all processes and systems used within Scheduling & Forecasting.

If you are interested to apply:
• Ability to translate & implement plans
• Be able to work with all teams across the group to promote the benefits of effective planning and display the appropriate leadership qualities while doing so
• Extensive knowledge of Workforce Management systems and working knowledge of telephony applications
• Ability to analyse complex situations and data and take rapid remedial action
• Extensive knowledge of Verint Workforce Management systems and working knowledge of Avaya telephony applications

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.

Team Leader/ Team Manager – Contact Centre

Job Ref: DJAD1068
Job Title: Team Leader/ Team Manager – Contact Centre
Location: Bourne, Lincolnshire, East Midlands
Salary: £26,000
Employment Type: Permanent

A company with a truly customer centric culture is looking for a Team Manager to join their contact centre due to expansion. The successful candidate will use their proven experience in a Customer Care environment and natural leadership skills to manage a team of up to 12 full and part-time Customer Care Agents on a 4on 4off working pattern. Day to day, you are responsible for their well-being, conduct and performance.

The Team Manager will:
• Relate to and adapt to the different personalities and management styles required of your team.
• Ensure policies and procedures are adhered to at all times
• Organise teams daily, weekly and monthly OKR’s, weekly team meetings and weekly one on one consults
• Contingency planning and the management of operational shortcomings
• Assisting with performance reviews, hiring, absences, holiday planning and rostering
• Responsible for budgetary reimbursements awarded by your team
• Provide data-based reports to stakeholders regarding the performance of your team.
• Be the biggest advocate for your team in a proactive and positive manner, whether via pushing for reduced contacts via web deployments or improved communication with other teams.
• Manager call-backs will be handled professionally and in a timely manner such that your reputation of doing what’s right for the customer precedes you and is demonstrable to your team.

If you are interested to apply and have experience managing a contact centre team, are truly driven by delivering best in class customer service and can commit to the 4 on 4 off shift pattern please do get in touch. Zendesk experience would be advantageous.

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.

Recruitment Consultant

Ref: DJRL1030
Role: Recruitment Consultant
Location: Lichfield, Staffordshire, Midlands
Salary: Competitive Salary + Uncapped Commission

Why not work in one of the most beautiful and historic Cities in the UK, with beautiful architecture including the three spired cathedral and a plethora of resturants and bars.

Based right in the centre of this stunning City, Douglas Jackson are an independently owned, boutique recruitment consultancy who offer a professional, high quality recruitment consultancy and executive search services for permanent, or fixed term contract for mid and senior management level appointments across the customer landscape.

We have an opportunity for an individual who will be focussed entirely on developing new and existing relationships to identify leads and opportunities within this predominantly more technical skill set environment, placing skilled individuals on a permanent and fixed term contract level.

Working closely with the existing team to manage and nurture existing and new accounts to ensure the best level of customer service is realised. Supporting the team and customers; clients and candidates, to achieve successful recruitment solutions and the provision of a professional, quality led service.
In return we offer a professional, friendly and fun team, who provide specialist recruitment consultancy services at a mid, senior and executive management level, on a contingent and retained basis and are proud to work with some of the UK’s leading organisations and globally recognised brands.

The role will offer a competitive basic salary and uncapped commission of up to 50% of billings and attractive benefits. We have weekly, monthly and quarterly incentives which give you the opportunity to finish work early, meals out and much more.

Our offices are situated just 5 minute walk from Lichfield Train Station which is just 40 minutes from Birmingham New Street or Stoke on Trent stations.

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 Leader / Team Manager (Contact Centre)

Ref: DJKG1251
Job Title: Team Leader / Team Manager (Contact Centre)
Location: Stoke-on-Trent
Salary: £28k (plus bonus and benefits)
Employment Type: Permanent

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Team Manager or Team Leader to join an innovative and forward-thinking digitally lead organisation. The Team Manager or Team Leader will manage a team of up to 12 customer service agents.

This role requires you to be able to work closely with the Customer Service Manager and you will be responsible for delivering and monitoring the day to day responsibility of the team.

As the Team Manager or Team Leader some of your responsibility will be to:

• Take ownership and responsibility for delivering exceptional customer service
• Review and analyse performance and KPI’s with relevant key stakeholders
• Develop the team focusing on key motivators to enhance the team and individual achievements and success
• Work collaboratively with all members of the team and the wider organisation

If you are interested in applying for this position, then you will need to have managed a team within a contact centre setting. They are looking for someone that is passionate about delivering exceptional customer service along with strong influencing skills and a collaborate leadership style.

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.

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.

Quality Assurance Lead

Ref: DJKG1249
Job Title: Quality Assurance Lead
Location: Oxfordshire/Northamptonshire/Bedfordshire
Salary: £30k to 35k (depending on experience)
Employment Type: Permanent

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quality Assurance Lead to join an innovative and forward-thinking organisation. The Quality Assurance Lead will be tasked with reviewing and investigating customer survey responses for the contact centre and looking at initiatives that improve the customer experience within the contact centres.

This role requires you to be able to work in a collaborative manner, developing positive working relationships with the Quality and Training Manager and the wider team.

As the Quality Assurance Lead some of your responsibilities will be to:

• Support new hire groups
• Internal and External call monitoring ensuring all regulatory processes are followed
• Ensuring quality metrics are recorded through training and coaching
• Approve and review documents within the internal systems

If you are interested in applying for this position, then you will need to have a proven background as a Quality Assurance Lead and be able to demonstrate your experience of working within a fast-paced environment. Experience in salesforce is an advantage.

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.

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.

Quality Manager or Quality Assurance Manager

Ref: DJKG1248
Job Title: Quality Manager or Quality Assurance Manager
Location: Oxfordshire/Northamptonshire/Bedfordshire
Salary: £45 to £55k (depending on experience)
Employment Type: 12-month contract

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quality Manager to join a digital savvy organisation. The Quality Manager or Quality Assurance Manager will be tasked with overall customer satisfaction, quality assurance and the coaching of customer service agents within the contact centres.
This role requires a proactive, communicative and highly motivated person who has excelled in working within a fast-paced environment and has a strong background in managing, planning and delivering outstanding results.

As the Quality Manager, some of your responsibility will be to:

• Ensure policy documents are being enforced
• Work with the Contact Centre team on improving performance across global locations
• Improving quality metrics through training and coaching
• Develop, design and execute testing and monitoring

If you are interested in applying for this position, then you will need to have a proven background as a Quality Manager or Training Manager and be available to commit to this 12-month contract.

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 organizations, 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 Business Analyst – Contact Centre Change

Job Ref: DJPF1206
Job Title: Senior Business Analyst – Contact Centre Change
Location Midlands
Salary: £45,000 + 10% Bonus and Benefits
Employment Type: Permanent

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst to lead a Team of Business Analysts within the Change function. You will be establishing and maintaining excellent working relationships with clients and colleagues in order to understand their needs, vision and general architecture.

Some of the Responsibilities include:
• Develop an excellent understanding of business functions and BA job role responsibilities
• Gain a clear understanding of the key measures within the operation that enable business / operational success
• Listen and understand the business needs with good utilisation of questioning skills to validate requirements
• Clear presentation of findings, both verbally and written
• Up to date understanding of the people structures, processes and systems that support the operation
• Leading and developing a high performance BA team

If you are interested to apply:
• Good interpersonal and communication skills (and a good listener)
• Strong written presentation skills (accurate, concise)
• Ability to manage own time and activities while working to an agreed project/action plan
• Clear grasp of analysis fundamentals
• Inspirational leader

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 Leader/Team Manager

Job Ref: DJKG1239
Job Title: Team Leader/Team Manager
Location: Stoke (Staffordshire)
Salary: £30k to £35k
Employment Type: Permanent

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an award winning, fast-paced, energetic and innovative company. As a Team Leader/Team Manager, you will need to have experience within the sports entertainment industry. This is a 24/7 – 365 operation.

As a Team Leader/Team Manager some of your responsibilities will be:

• Taking ownership for running a successful team and shift
• Review and analyse performance and KPIs
• Directing the team through a multichannel contact centre
• Knowledge of sports entertainment
• Ensuring outstanding customer service and experience

If you are interested to apply:
You must have an interest in sports and previous experience as a Team Leader/Team Manager. Experience in the sports entertainment industry is important along with the ability to drive goals and culture change

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.

Customer Support Operations Manager

Job Ref: DJKG1234
Job Title: Customer Support Operations Manager
Location: Stoke
Salary: £40k to 50k

My client is an innovative and forward thinking company that thrives on its success through their customers and employees.

The Role:
This role is to put the customer at the heart of everything you do and to focus on customer engagement and experience whilst developing the team and the business.

Key Responsibilities
• Manage Team Managers approximately 4 Team Leaders with an overall fte in cira of 60
• Improve customer experience and engagement
• Enhance process and procedure whilst ensuring customer service is at the heart of the operation
• Work closely with the senior management team to ensure the delivery of business goals and objectives.
• Be an effective Change Manager and lead a team through periods of change.
The Candidate

This team is a 24/7 operation and you will have Team Leaders managing these shift patterns, however flexibility is important for this hire. They are looking for someone that has shown innovation and creativity within their previously roles and who can explore new ideas and challenges.

This role is very much people focused so experience in providing outstanding team motivation and performance is paramount.

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.