Customer Service Officer

9.00 GBP Hourly
16 Aug 2019
20 Aug 2019
Contract Type

We are recruiting for a customer service officer to provide a great customer experience at every interaction with the customer when operating as branch host, providing information and guidance in the banking hall and servicing customer needs on the counter.

Role holders will interact directly with customers on a face to face basis and through other channels as necessary (telephone, paper mail, email, etc.) and will act as the face of our client's brand.

This is full time role, Monday to Friday between 9:00-17:00 and will be split between both the Birmingham and Solihull branches. The assignment will run from the 2nd September until 25th October and you will be required to attend a face to face interview.

Please note due to the high volume of responses for this role, we are unable to take initial telephone enquiries. If you wish to apply for this job please do so via the online platform in order for your CV to be put forward for consideration.

Areas of Accountability

  • Seek opportunities to generate and book appointments for other branch colleagues.
  • Pass leads with all relevant information to other areas as appropriate to meet customer needs.
  • Act as the host of the branch, ensuring customers are greeted and directed around the branch in accordance with their needs.
  • Proactively build relationships with customers at every interaction to ensure all their needs are met.
  • Act as the key point of contact for customer cash related queries (cash in/out, cheque in/out) using dual control as appropriate and effectively manage the counter queue by dealing with transactions in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Take responsibility for the governance of a till including following end of day processes and dealing appropriately with discrepancies.
  • Adhere to all business processes associated with the till and counter including any variances by branch format to ensure the business is not exposed to any additional risk.
  • Participate in Branch daily activities including customer huddles and ensure the branch environment presents the right image.
  • Be available and accessible to customers at all points during the day and where required by the customer, act as point of contact for future return visits.
  • Ensure a booking form has been completed for every appointment.
  • Promote the benefits of membership to all new customers and constantly seek opportunities to create additional membership value for existing customers.
  • Ensure all transactions with customers are recorded accurately and update all computer-based records to maintain and enhance data integrity including checking and updating personal details.
  • Produce and process all documentation resulting from customer enquiries/conversations in an accurate and timely manner and where appropriate ensure that the information passes to colleagues responsible for these activities.
  • Develop and maintain required skills and working experience of relevant systems, processes and capabilities required in the role including successful completion of mandatory training.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Previous experience of working in a face-to-face customer environment
  • Knowledge to handle responses to standard enquiries and requests for services/solutions
  • Strong product knowledge relevant to branch activities
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent face-to-face customer service and telephone skills.

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