Customer Relations Consultant

Oak Furniture Land
Swindon, Wiltshire
21 Jan 2019
18 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Customer Relations Consultant
South Marston, Swindon

Working as part of the Social Media and Escalations Team, this role will take ownership of fully resolving customer complaints, managing negative online reviews as well as providing feedback in a timely and commercially responsible fashion. They must have the ability to negotiate and influence both internal and external customers, as well as being a champion of the Oak Furniture Land brand online. 

Key responsibilities & tasks: 

- Handle and log all escalations, customer complaints and negative online reviews, taking ownership of the situation by resolving and following up to ensure maximum customer satisfaction 
- Report weekly/monthly on cases handled, outcomes, costs and categorise into source of issue and recommend preventative measures 
- Maintain work volumes ensuring appropriate actions are taken to ensure all SLAs and KPIs are achieved 
- Provide resolutions, help and advice to both customers & colleagues 
- Communicate professionally with customers by telephone, email, letter and social media platforms
- Keep accurate records of discussion or correspondence with customers 
- Ensure the levels of customer service are of the highest standard 
- Keep up to date with company’s products, services and policies 
- Keep up to date with development and innovations in customer service & Social Media best practice 
- To undertake any other reasonable duties as required 

Experience required: 

- Previous experience of working in a Customer Complaint/Escalation call centre environment 
- Experience of managing social media platforms in a commercial environment 
- Excellent communication skills 
- Strong ability to actively listen 
- Competent PC skills 

What we offer:

We have a varied benefits programme which includes free parking at Head Office, staff discounts on our fantastic products, childcare vouchers, pension scheme, fun packed Christmas party, savings on holidays/days out/retailers and we feel nobody should work on their birthday so we give you that whole day off!

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