Role: Customer Services / Sales Manager
Location: West London, Greater London, South East
Salary: Circa £50,000 + Benefits
A rapidly growing fast paced company are looking to recruit a Customer Services / Sales Manager for their office in West London. This is an exciting new opportunity to join a fantastic new team.
You will be responsible for developing objectives for the call centre’s day to day activities, coaching, developing and motivating the team, conducting effective resource planning to maximise the productivity of their people and also technology as required. As the Customer Service / Sales Manager, you will responsible for collecting and analysing the call centre statistics to drive the required behaviours across the team. You will need to drive the quality of service delivery through your team and the team is high volume and seasonal so you will be accountable for the quality and accuracy of the service provided.
You will report directly into the Marketing Manager and will have responsibility for a small team of 5-6FTE who will be making outbound sales calls. You will be responsible for driving performance and people to ensure delivery of KPIs. They are looking for a Customer Services / Sales Manager who can manage, support and develop the agents through performance reviews, coaching and engagement. You will need to evaluate and enhance processes to ensure a culture of continuous improvement. You will be asked to utilise company led incentive programmes to maintain high motivation and target achievement within the team.
This is a brand new team and the new Customer Service / Sales Manager will need to have full commitment in setting this team up from scratch.
The successful candidate will:
• Have at least 3 years’ experience of a senior leadership role, preferably gained in the customer service / contact centre environment.
• Experience of setting up a Customer Service or Sales team would be advantageous.
• Have a deep knowledge in customer experience processes, tools and systems will be essential, with the ability to analyse metrics and provide insight into current and future needs, adapting and improving the service in an agile and responsive way.
• Have experience of driving performance in a target-orientated environment and challenging team members to deliver against objectives/targets.
• Have experience of using positive reinforcement to ensure team members feel valued in their role.
• Demonstrate and promote a ‘can do’ attitude to motivate and inspire others to achieve.
In return the company offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Holidays are up to 28 days which increase with length of service. There is a healthcare plan, pension and perkbox. You will be working a 40 hour week with some weekend work involved. The contact centre is open from 7am to 9pm.
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