Customer Service Manager

Posted 13 days ago

  • Tower Hill, Knowsley, Merseyside, North West England
  • Permanent
  • Mon ? Fr ? 37.5hours, holiday, pensi
  • £40,000.00 to £50,000.00 / Per Annum
  • External
  • Expires In 15 days
Customer Service Manager
£40-50k – Mon – Fr – 37.5hours, holiday, pension, additional benefits
An exciting opportunity to join the Production team of a fast moving manufacturing environment based in Liverpool.
This role is responsible for developing and delivering the customer service strategy and to increase customer satisfaction, loyalty and retention. This will be achieved through implementing strategical improvements in systems, procedures, and training.    
The post holder will come from a manufacturing environment, with experience in the development and implementation of strategical improvements in support of delivering an outstanding customer experience, taking ownership of all customer interactions both pre and post sale.
Develop and implement the customer service strategy covering all aspects including people, process and systems
Ensure the customer service department meets and exceeds SLAs
Provide control over quality and quantity of customer service activities through regular monitoring and measurement including adherence to service standards and utilising resources in the most efficient manner
Ensure that customer service delivery is continuously improved in ways that meet commercial objectives and the needs of the customer.
Ensure that difficult customer situations have been escalated and managed appropriately, ensuring the customers experience is positive and with resolutions resolved timely
Continually look to improve the customer experience through improved processes, people development and technology
Management of the operational budget of the customer service department
Provide overall leadership and direction for the customer service team
Recruit and develop a high performing, well-motivated and engaged team of customer service staff
Maintain an environment where staff are committed to high standards of customer service and seek to enhance this
Development and delivery of a robust customer services training program 
Ensure employees are well informed and supported including identifying training needs and encouraging staff engagement with relevant training programs to enable them to provide the range and quality of services needed
Undertake regular staff review and development
Conduct annual customer satisfaction survey reports, presenting feedback and improvements to all stake holders
Carry out product and delivery rectification analysis, working with the quality team to help deliver further enhancements
Previous experience in a customer service management role is essential 
Demonstrable record of improving customer experience
Experience in manufacturing / wholesale environment
Process management and systems knowledge
In-depth operational management experience, including developing and setting targets and KPIs, resource and capacity management, workforce management
Excellent management skills, leadership qualities and proven ability to lead and motivate teams
Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.
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