Customer Services Adviser
Salary circa of £18,500 per annum
Are you a friendly, outgoing individual who enjoys working as part of a team? An opportunity has arisen for a conscientious individual to join our Business Services Team as a Customer Services Adviser. An excellent communicator, you will work within a team providing accurate, timely and courteous advice in response to queries from the members and the public.
A patient individual, you will be able to confidently and effectively converse with a variety of people, and be able to adapt your personal style to reflect the range of emotions presented. You will have excellent written, skills to be able to convey technical information to a range of people via telephone and email.
About the role
You will be providing telephone support to a variety of member helplines, signposting members and the public on for further support or addressing their queries. It is therefore essential you have experience of working in a customer service environment dealing with significant call volumes and are able to deliver a fantastic service in an enthusiastic, confident and professional manner. You must have the ability to work within established procedures and enjoy undertaking what can be, at times, routine work. Good Microsoft Office skills are also important.
You will work 7 hours a day (35 hours per week), Monday to Friday on a shift basis operating between 8:00 am to 6:00pm therefore flexibility is essential.
Who are we?
The National Farmers’ Union represents the interests of farmers and growers across England and Wales. Promoting the interests of farmers and growers, we aim to influence decision making at the highest levels to create an environment in which our members can be successful.
Why join our team?
Working for the NFU means that you will become part of our friendly environment. You will work with great people, recognised for their knowledge and expertise. We are a team committed to our work, with a good work-life balance. Benefits include 25 days annual leave (plus statutory bank holidays, and increasing with service), free parking, National Employment Savings Trust pension scheme, a range of discounts through our NFU Benefits employee portal, and subsidised staff restaurant.
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If you feel you have the right skills and experience for the role, please send your CV and a covering letter illustrating how your skills and experience suit the requirements as outlined in the person specification to UmVjcnVpdG1lbnRAbmZ1Lm9yZy51aw==.
Internal applications please complete an expression of interest form.
Closing date: 7th April 2018
Interview date: 25th April & 26th April