Customer Service Advisors Part Time

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Apr 2021
Closes
05 May 2021
Contract Type
Permanent

Due to continued business growth at Pavers, we have opportunities for several individuals with excellent administration and customer service skills to join our York Head Office Customer Service Team as Part Time Customer Service Advisor. 16 - 24 hours per week contracts are available, working 4 out of 7 days per week with the possibility of overtime. The Customer Service Team operates on a flexible rota between the hours of 8am -9pm Monday to Sunday.

The role is based at our York Head Office and is offered as a permanent role and as a bonus can be worked from home the majority of the time, but you need to be willing and able to come into the York office when required.

As a family run business with family values at the heart, at Pavers we look for the right type of personality as much as the right skillset. We were recently voted York's top business to work for too!

The role of Customer Service Advisor:

You'll be based in our Customer Service Team and be responsible for dealing with customer queries via;

Email

Social media

Live web chats

Over the phone

You'll need to have a passion for delivering excellent customer experience at all times, strong written and verbal communication skills, including a competent telephone manner and excellent spelling and grammar, with the ability to multi-task and prioritise to make a success of this opportunity. The role will involve working to targets as well, around call volume and email responses.

Hours of our Customer Service Advisor

16 & 24 hours per week contracts are available over 4 days out of 7 days on a flexible rota.

The Customer Service Team operates on a flexible rota between the hours of 8am -9pm Monday to Sunday. evening and weekend only availability will be considered.

In you first week you would need to be able to work hours across Monday to Friday based in the York Head Office to complete your training.

Requirements to be our Customer Service Advisor:

Excellent English language skills including spelling and grammar

Strong written administration skills

Access to a computer at home and a good/reliable internet connection

Ability to deal with customer complaints

Excellent Customer Service skills

Experience responding to customers over social media

Highly Organised

Good attention to detail

Patient Persona

Excellent telephone manner

Good IT skills

Able to multi-task

Bonus & Benefits for our Customer Service Advisor:

Pay: ??9.00 per hour 21+ other rate of pay rates applicable under 21.

Generous Staff Discount

Discretionary Bonus

Free onsite parking

Working from Home (but will need to come into the office if/when required)

Optional Overtime

Holiday Entitlement (Increases with service)

Company Contribution Pension

Access to RetailHUB (Wellbeing & Financial Support)

About Us

Pavers Shoes is one of the UK's leading shoe retailers. Established in 1971 we remain family owned-and-run, and also own and operate the Jones Bootmaker and Herring Shoes brands. Together we have over 170 stores in the UK and Ireland, and over 1,500 people in our ever-expanding family. In 2020 we were voted one of the Top 20 Retailers in the country to work for (Retail Week/Glassdoor), were recognised in the Sunday Times' Top Track 250, and also won Best Footwear Retailer (Multiple) at the Drapers Awards.

We are passionate about providing comfort and happiness to our customers, and we make sure to employ people who are as passionate as we are. We always look for happy, confident, upbeat people, and we provide great jobs in a supportive family environment for them. We know that without our colleagues there is no business, and so the better we look after you the better service you will provide our customers. We always try and do the right thing by our people.

We strive for diversity of thinking across the business and believe strongly in supporting our local communities. In 2018 we donated over ??2.2m to establish the Pavers Foundation, with the specific purpose of providing grants for causes important to all our colleagues in the areas of health, education, and community. In terms of the environment we are constantly seeking to reduce our impact. Since 2021 we have been fully carbon neutral, and we also have one of the largest solar arrays in the North-East of England on our warehouse generating clean energy. Because every year we give a percentage of our annual profits to our Foundation, our overarching aim is to be financially successful, but to achieve this in an environmentally and socially responsible manner.

If this sounds like the kind of business you'd like to know more about, we'd love to hear from you - please apply today for the role of Customer Service Advisors Part Time