Customer Service Advisor

Location: Chorley
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Reference: AN1

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Gap Personnel Group are acting as an employment agency and we are looking to recruit a Customer Service advisor for our prestigious Distribution client in Chorley bucksaw village area. 

This is a Full time position - Term to perm role. Salary: £18,000 - £19,000 based on experience 

Working hours - Rotation shifts between: 8am till 4:30pm 9am till 5:30pm 10am till 6:30pm but could also be fixed on one of these shifts. 

You must also work 1 in 5 Saturdays 4 hours between 8am till 12pm and one Sundays on call. 

Role & Responsibilities 

• Provide first line support to all customer queries received via phone and email around: ? Delivery / Returns issues ? Parts/Technical enquiries ? Order management process ? Stock availability ? Urgent/critical requests ? Service recovery issues ? Events equipment ? Ad hoc requests 

• Case creation & ownership within CRM system to ensure all queries are managed through to completion 

• Root cause identification logged against the case in CRM 

• Liaise with internal teams to ensure first time resolution

• Pro-active communication with the customer to ensure they are updated on case progression 

• Customer level reporting as required Systems 

• Microsoft Dynamics CRM 

• Mitel phone systems or similar 

• Microsoft Office 

• PC Literate 

• AS400 

• Web based ordering systems Education 

• Educated to at least GCSE level with Maths & English as a minimum (Essential) 

• A Level (desired) Experience 

• Customer service / case handling (essential) 

• Supply chain / logistics background (preferred) 

• Complex query handling (essential) 

• Dealing with external parties / transporters (preferred) 

• Managing high volume workloads Skills 

• Excellent communicator / listener 

• Ability to own queries to resolution 

• Ability to work under pressure 

• Ability to work with minimal supervision 

• Ability to deal with high work volumes 

• Pro-active approach to query resolution 

• Ability to work with and engage sideways and vertically within an organisation 

• Customer first mind-set 

• Continuous improvement mind-set 

• Excellent telephone manner Competencies 

• Teamwork 

• Customer Focus 

• Building Expertise/Quest for Knowledge 

• Planning & Organisation 

• Adaptability/change orientation/pioneering 

• Self-Management 

• Pace & Ambition 


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