Operations Manager

Job Ref: DJKG1282
Job Title: Operations Manager
Location: Kent
Salary: circa £32k (benefits and profit share)
Employment Type: Permanent: 37.5 hours a week Monday to Friday

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to build and support the administrative team that sits within a contact centre department. You will manage a team of 20 people and report to the Customer Operations Manager.

You will be responsible for driving performance and supporting the team to achieve KPI’s and SLA’s whilst promoting working as “One Team”.

Responsibilities:
• Drive implementation of new systems and software
• Drive process and improvement through employee engagement
• Ensure employee succession plans are in place
• Manage and lead the day to day running of the team
• Build and maintain stakeholder relations – internally and externally

My client is looking for a natural leader and influencer who can work cross functionally with other areas of the business. You will need to have experience in working/implementing automation, along with showing outstanding analytical and organisation skills.

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.

Contact Centre Operations Director/Head of Contact Centre

Job Ref: DJMA1800
Job Title: Contact Centre Operations Director/Head of Contact Centre
Location: Permanent relocation required to a large European city.
Salary: to Circa 100,000 EUROS negotiable dep on candidate and experience base, bonus, benefits, small relocation package.
Job Type: Permanent

This role is being advertised across the UK to attract an individual who would be interested in the opportunity to relocate to a large European City for a permanent role.
The position will lead a large team within contact centre operations, in a sales through service, retention, loyalty or service environment.

This is a fast growth outsourced environment and the business will be looking for individuals who can build and develop motivated, highly engaged, performance focussed teams. You will be used to managing a P&L and developing influential relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Developing client relations to ensure the ongoing success, improvement and future retention and growth of accounts.

The head of Contact Centre will oversee client campaigns and have full relationship management responsibility, as well as owning the operational delivery, recruitment, onboarding, planning, process improvements etc to achieve SLA’s and KPI’s across sales and service for a multi disciplines, multi-lingual, multi-channel operation.

A senior leader you will have the gravitas, influence and operational, commercial experience to take full P&L responsibility, drive the strategic vision and own sales and service with many blue chip and award winning brands for UK, European and a global customer base. The role will include team leadership, development and performance, as well as being the primary point of contact for the external stakeholders on a strategic level.

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need to have proven Head of Contact Centre/Account Director/Client Services Director level experience gained at a strategic level working within a third-party supplier management, outsource, or BPO 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, 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.

Collections Team Member – Contact Centre Collections Advisor – Debt Recovery Specialist

Job Ref: DJJM1211
Job Title: Collections Team Member – Contact Centre Collections Advisor – Debt Recovery Specialist
Location: London – South East
Salary: £28k – £30k
Job Type: Permanent

An opportunity for an experienced Collections Team Member – Contact Centre Collections Advisor to take responsibility for the collections and credit control for customers who have missed a payment date, it is a multi-channel, digitally aligned operation within a rapidly growing organisation.
The organisation offers a growing and positive environment, where personal development is encouraged and welcomed across the business.

As a collections team member, you will work with the collections team manager to identify vulnerable customers and work with them to resolve outstanding debt and any outstanding payments. This is 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 customer base, supporting them through the process and arranging payment plans specific to the customers situation and needs to ensure that the outstanding debt is properly managed and ultimately repaid in a fair and compassionate way.
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.

Some of the duties and responsibilities for the – Collections Team Member – Contact Centre
Collections Advisor will include:
• Delivering strong debt collection skills in an operational environment
• Positively influence and contribute to the team culture
• Provide exceptional customer service via phone, email, live chat and social media
• Respond to customer complaints and escalate issues as necessary
• 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 Collections Advisor, working within a team of collection advisors across phone, email and live chat and be able to show a clear understanding of FCA regulations. Used to achieving SLA’s and KPI’s you will take ownership of the ongoing customer service delivery and look to improve existing operations as the business continues to grow.

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, 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.