Customer Service Advisor - Gateshead

Posted 02 November 2021
Up to £18525.00 per annum
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
Job type Permanent
DisciplineBusiness Support
ReferenceBBBH491834_1635874209

Job description


Job Title: Customer Service Advisor (Office based role)
Location: Gateshead
Duration: Permanent
Salary: £18,525 pa
Hours: 37.5 per week
Shifts: Mon - Fri 8am - 6pm Sat 8am - 2pm
KEY ACCOUNT ABILITIES

  • Take ownership for customer enquiries, using initiative to provide an exceptional resolution at first point of contact

  • Form emotional connections with customers to understand their individual needs and handle objections to promote relevant products and services

  • Contribute to the team performance whilst seeking to exceed individual objectives

  • Adhere to the leading energy supplier's policies, procedures, and employee rules always.

  • Ensure that company, regulatory, compliance and data protection regulations are always adhered to


What do we need from you?
A "passion" for people, with the ability to see beneath the surface, always treating everyone with respect and professionalism.
An" empathetic" approach, with the ability to identify and share the feelings of others.
A "want" to deliver a value-added service with the highest regards for quality, to maintain life-long, valuable relationships with our customers, at every interaction.
A "can do" attitude that sees you striving for results, achieving positive outcomes at every possible opportunity, in an environment where Each Interaction Matters
What else do we need from you?

  1. Strong verbal and written skills with the ability to show attention to detail

  2. Ability to establish collaborative customer relationships in a fast-paced environment.

  3. A good attitude and the ability to interact with lots of different people.

  4. Professional and friendly telephone manner

  5. Customer Service experience

  6. Experience of working in a target driven environment to a high standard.

  7. PC skills, and the ability to navigate multiple systems competently, with ease.

  8. A good consistent typing speed

  9. The ability to take ownership of situations with positive, resilience, and a dedicated approach to providing service excellence.


What do we provide? Well, there's plenty, where do we start?
The chance to showcase your skills and fast track your career through our internal progression path, and with a brand-new contract the opportunities will be huge.
A fantastic benefits package tailored to meet the varied needs and preferences of our diverse employees - here is a selection of what is available:
28 days holiday, increasing to 30 days following your 1-year service anniversary
Free access to our Lifestyle Benefits programme - featuring discounts, special offers and exclusive employee deals from many retailers partners
Free access to our Employee Assistance programme - 24/7/365
Sports & Social Clubs
Length of Service rewards & Career Path Development
Refer & Earn Scheme - earn up to £900 for referring a friend to work for TP! And £300 for your friend too!

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