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Customer Service Officer

  • Location:

    Accrington

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £10.90 per day

  • Contact:

    Katie Ore

  • Contact email:

    kore@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    KO47_1604510826

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-12-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Lancashire County Council

Akton recruitment has an exciting opportunity for an experienced customer service officer to join the team of Lancashire county council.

Job Summary
Responsible for acting as a liaison between customers and companies. Assists with complaints, orders, errors, account questions, billing, cancelations, and other queries.

Primary responsibilities
Resolve customer complaints via phone, email, mail, or social media.
Use telephones to reach out to customers and verify account information.
Greet customers warmly and ascertain problem or reason for calling.
Cancel or upgrade accounts.
Assist with placement of orders, refunds, or exchanges.
Advise on company information.
Take payment information and other pertinent information such as addresses and phone numbers.
Place or cancel orders.
Answer questions about warranties or terms of sale.
Act as the company gatekeeper.
Suggest solutions when a product malfunctions.
Handle product recalls.
Attempt to persuade customer to reconsider cancellation.
Inform customer of deals and promotions.
Sell products and services.
Utilize computer technology to handle high call volumes.
Work with customer service manager to ensure proper customer service is being delivered.
Close out or open call records.
Compile reports on overall customer satisfaction.
Read from scripts.
Handle changes in policies or renewals.

Important Information
£10.90 (PAYE)
3-month Contract - possible Extension