Customer Service Agent - Inbound

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    Customer Contact, MERJE Front-Line Talent

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  • Salary:

    £6.15 per hour - £8.21 per hour (depending on age)

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Hours: Shifts rota between 8am and 8pm with one weekend in three

Start Date:  ASAP!


This role is working for a busy retailer, who attract customers aged around 50+ therefore you need to have excellent customer service skills, be patient and understanding to the caller, whilst at the same time, completing the call quickly and efficiently. It is based within a busy inbound call centre, where you will be targeted on the number of calls you take per day and how quickly and efficiently you get through the call without it affecting the quality of the information you provide to the customer.


No experience is necessary, we are looking for reliable candidates with excellent communication skills, who have had retail, hospitality or customer service experience, who are looking to work within a customer focused call centre job. On the job training will be provided. We know we cannot train you on your reliability, work ethics and hard work, so if you have these qualities without the experience and the desire to do a good job, we would love to hear from you!


  • Maintain standards and achieve targets for all KPI areas (Key Performance Indicators)
  • Handle inbound customer telephone orders and enquiries within set quality and time boundaries
  • Upselling where appropriate and exceed target wherever possible
  • Support team members and share knowledge
  • Identify potential issues from customer feedback and highlight to Team Manager
  • Take on additional tasks as and when required to support the business


  • Consistently achieve and occasionally exceed all call handling/productivity and personal KPI’s
  • Keep within agreed absence levels
  • Maintain excellent punctuality

WORK STANDARDS                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

  • An excellent telephone manner when dealing with both internal and external customers
  • Possess excellent keyboard skills
  • Reach and maintain your potential through continuous development
  • Achieve and try to exceed all KPI’s
  • Observe and work within company and industry guidelines (DPA, Company Information Policies etc.)
  • Maintain the standards (dress, house keeping rules, security procedures)

Keywords: customer service advisor, customer service adviser, inbound, retail, hospitality, customer service,