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.

Senior CRM Executive / CRM Manager

Job Ref: Ref DJEM1013
Job Title: Senior CRM Executive / CRM Manager
Location: Central London
Salary: £35,000 – 40,000 plus 20% bonus
Job Type: Permanent

A well established online based company are looking for either a Senior CRM Executive or a Junior CRM Manager to join their team to develop and manage the current CRM system and technologies. They are looking for someone who has a HUGE passion for sports as this will be a large part of the role.

Role Responsibilities:
• Understand and implement the needs of the CRM team
• Guide the CRM team
• Provide solutions to improve campaign efficiency
• Optimise technology and processes through the organisation
• Marketing campaigns
• Data unity across all customer lifecycles
• Bridging the gap between marketing, products and technology

What we are looking for:
• CRM Tooling experience
• A well established CRM Executive who’s looking to take their next step to become a CRM Manager
• Working from a technical and operational support background
• Adobe campaign experience
• Someone who is aware and interested in the sporting calendar

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 Experience Manager

Job Ref: DJHB1017
Job Title: Customer Experience Manager
Location: London
Salary: £50K + bonus, bens
Employment Type: Permanent

Are you a hands-on people leader looking for an opportunity to work autonomously to deliver strategic projects in the digitalisation of the customer experience?

Are you happy to work in an environment that will require you to manage stakeholders?

We are currently partnered with a lean and dynamic organisation who are looking for a true leader to assist in the delivery of their digitalisation transformation project.

Responsibilities will include:
• Managing a small team of customer-focused individuals, leading them in best practice to work autonomously in their roles.
• Being the point of contact for complaints escalations for stakeholders and customers with a focus on resolving issues.
• Analysing the internal KPIs to form continuous improvement methodologies and to find anomalies to find the requirements for training and development.
• Maintaining the relationship with the outsource partner – inclusive of KPI and performance management.
• Managing and guiding the business through a transformation project to create a prominent digitalisation channel for customer communications.
• Stepping up to cover the Head of Customer Service as required for times of absence.
• Working autonomously in the delivery of duties and leading a team from the front.

The next 12 months in this role will see huge growth for the business’ customer base alongside a growth within the business team to support this. Alongside this, the challenge to encourage customers to utilise digital streams and channels for initial communication will also be there.
This is an exciting opportunity for the successful individual to work in a fast-growing and developing organisation who will provide you with the environment to work autonomously.

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.

Director of Operations (Asset Management & Repairs)

Job Ref: DJHC4285
Job Title: Director of Operations (Asset Management & Repairs)
Location: South East / London
Salary: Up to £100k salary + bonus + benefits
Employment type: Permanent

I am looking for a commercial and customer centric Director of Operations, to take ownership of the repairs, major works, and Asset Management teams.

This is a commercial and customer focused role, with an innovative and forward-thinking organisation in the Housing Sector.

Responsibilities:
• Responsible for the development and delivery of the organisations Business Plans, leading operations across Asset Management, large scale works and repairs
• Take total ownership of the Profit & Loss for the function
• Focus on effective Asset Management ensuring profitability and delivery of budget
• Effective leadership and development of the teams to deliver quality services within budget
• Maintain and develop a range of strategic and operational relationships internally and externally in support of mutually beneficial approaches to business plans and growth
• Target portfolio growth through effective and efficient Asset Management
• Provide professional leadership at all levels, role modelling company behaviours and values
• Identify the needs of the customers, with regards to safety, paying particular attention to vulnerable customers, keeping the property portfolio exceptionally well maintained in line with business standards

Key behaviours:
• Demonstrable experience of successful Asset Management in either social housing or a similar industry
• Experience of managing property repairs at a strategic level
• High level of commercial acumen
• Self-starter, resilient, focused, a real achiever of results (customer & commercial)
• Engaging leader – able to communicate at all levels
• Inquisitive, resourceful and willing to challenge the status quo
• Energetic & enthusiastic

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need to have a proven track record of improving commercial and operational delivery in social housing or related industries.

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.

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.

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.

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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 any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Customer Service Team Manager – Contact Centre Team Manager – Call Centre Team Manager

Job Ref: DJJM1229
Job Title: Customer Service Team Manager – Contact Centre Team Manager – Call Centre Team Manager
Location: London – Greater London – South East
Salary: £30,000 – 35,000 plus bens
Job Type: Permanent

An opportunity for an experienced Customer Service Team Manager to take responsibility for a multi-channel, digitally aligned and rapidly growing customer contact operation.

The Customer Service Team Manager will be able to bring passion, rigor and the ability to develop a scaling operation. Working within a regulated environment, but aiming to deliver a more individual, personalised service, which continues to set this award-winning brand apart from the competition.

The organisation offers a growing and positive environment, where personal development is encouraged and welcomed across the business.

As the Customer Service Team Manager, you will work with the heads of department and other senior customer management team to identify and develop best practice, driving 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 team, nurturing, coaching and developing your Team to deliver a positive, engaging environment, where innovation and best practice are shared and developed each and every day. 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, 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. Input into strategy, development of continuous improvements and dealing with escalated customer enquiries will be part of your responsibilities.

Some of the duties will include:
• Forecasting, daily planning and delivering great people leadership.
• Delivering strong people leadership skills in an operational environment
• Positively influence and contribute to the team culture
• Motivate, coach and develop staff in the Contact Centre
• Provide exceptional customer service via phone, email, live chat and social media
• Respond to customer complaints and escalate issues as necessary
• Drive continuous improvement ethos within the contact centre and the business
• 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 Customer Service Team Manager within a contact centre to develop an improved customer service offering and a great place to work. 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.

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.

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.

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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.

Data Operations Team Manager

Job Ref: DJHB1014
Job Title: Data Operations Team Manager
Location: Brighton
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Employment type: Permanent

Are you an experienced people manager with a natural flair for developing teams and departments?
Are you looking for an opportunity to work within a fun an inclusive environment?
Do you have experience in the delivery of data operations within a utilities environment?

If so, this could be just the role for you.

We’re working closely with a leading utilities business who are looking to add a team manager into their growing business.

Working as part of an existing team in a new divisional role, you will be responsible for 9FTE at analyst level; supporting the team in the delivery of projects and managing the projects.

You will be responsible for:
• Process improvement – identifying and creating the solution.
• Change management within the evolving department.
• Collating, delivering and reporting upon KPIs within the team.
• MI Report processing
• Coaching and training a team of dynamic analysts
• Managing and developing the team through training, coaching and development.

You will ideally be:
• Experienced in the back-office customer journey
• From a dataflow / settlements background; ideally within a Utilities environment.
• Used to working with and resolving disputes.
• Managing the CRM – identifying and troubleshooting exceptions within the billing system.

It’s important in this position that the successful candidate has a customer-centric attitude towards their work; and that problem-solving and communication skills are a core strength.
The role will be based in a fantastic office setting, and you will have the opportunity to work with a fantastic team of individuals within an interesting and vibrant workplace.

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.