< Back to Vacancies

Customer Support Representatives

Location: North East

Salary: £19,500

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169189

Do you enjoy problem-solving? Do you have exceptional communication skills?

We’re looking for enthusiastic Customer Support Representatives to join an all-star team in Newcastle upon Tyne.

You will support customers over the phone with their technical problems and help identify the best solution, product or service to match their needs.

By taking an empathetic approach, you will be able to adapt well to customer queries and situations. Whatever the problem, you’ll do your best to solve it.

Shifts are between 8.00am – 8.00pm.

 

This role is primarily work from home with one day in the office per week (please note this is reviewed regularly and subject to change).

Remote training for 3 weeks to make sure you’re familiar with the company and its services. There is a strong support system in place to ensure you feel both confident and comfortable in your new role.

 

 

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • To take ownership & accountability for offering solutions that benefit customers

  • To provide customers with the correct solution that solves their query and aims to always exceed their expectations

  • To ensure excellent customer service standards are delivered at all times

  • Demonstrating empathy by consistently seeing the customers point of view

  • Supporting & embracing change with a positive ‘can do’ approach

  • To take on board all relevant training and demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of company products and services

  • To recognise opportunities to ‘add value’ by recognising and maximising revenue opportunities

  • To proactively contribute to the success of the team by sharing knowledge and ideas

  • To take ownership and always look for areas of improvement and self-development

  • To demonstrate and deliver exceptional problem-solving and troubleshooting skills

  • To proactively seek feedback from coaches and managers to look at ways of improving the customer experience

  • To adapt your communication style to suit the customer

Your Skills & Knowledge

  • Exceptional communication and organisation skills – and the ability to follow through and manage a larger workload

  • A proven ability to adapt to a fast paced and continually changing environment

  • Desire to work with a team and learn from other team members

  • Knowledgeable of customer business needs

  • Motivated by teamwork and resolving tasks and issues

  • High ethics and standards

  • Good problem-solving skills

  • Thinks through consequences of actions and can present clear rationale for decision-making

  • Able to negotiate effectively and handle difficult and confrontational situations

  • Ability to work towards targets and deadlines

  • Able to perform a variety of administrative tasks

  • Flexible and enthusiastic

  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral

  • Excellent customer service skills

 


About the Company

To deliver modern and innovative software and services, purpose-built for the unique needs of today’s small businesses. They are a recognised leader for the small business segment, providing solutions that drive customer acquisition and retention.

Benefits

 

  • Contributory Pension Scheme 

  • 25 days annual leave, plus the option to purchase up to 3 days extra for the following year

  • Free day off on your birthday

  • Subsidised gym

  • Free tea, coffee and subsidised Snack Machine (20p per item)

  • Public transport season ticket loan scheme

  • Childcare vouchers

  • Computershare Scheme

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

  • Paid lunch each day at work (in the office)

  • Catered Tasty Tuesday lunch, once a month

  • Free fruit

  • Internet allowance (working from home) once passed probationary

 

If you’re interested in this role, please send your CV and a member of our team will be in touch.