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Customer Service Advisor - Contact Centre Dobbies Head Office, Melville Nursery, Lasswade, EH18 1AZ

Customer Service Advisor – Contact Centre 
Dobbies Garden Centres – Head Office nr Edinburgh 

Role Overview
Here at Dobbies Garden Centres Edinburgh Head Office, we are looking for an experienced Customer Service Advisor to join our team.  Our Customer Service Advisors are dedicated to delivering exceptional service and ensuring that all of our customers receive a WOW experience throughout their journey with us.   Working in a multi-channel contact centre requires a hunger and drive to respond to all customer enquiries in a professional way that builds long lasting relationships with customers whilst meeting or exceeding individual targets.

You will be a highly motivated individual with a practical mind set, ensuring that tasks are undertaken with enthusiasm, best practise observed and tasks completed to a high standard where the interests of our customers are always put first.

 What you’ll need to succeed?

  • Previous experience of working in a contact centre or a similar retail customer service environment
  • Excellent communication, listening and rapport building skills
  • Confident and polite telephone manner
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Problem solving ability
  • Positive self-starter with can do attitude and initiative
  • Have used Microsoft and Excel packages in the past
  • Be flexible on your working hours

What will be expected of you?

  • Engaging customers in conversations to understand their needs and provide them with the best possible solutions
  • Be customer focused and committed to improving each customer’s experience
  • Meeting/exceeding targets and KPI’s
  • Proactively identifying any possible improvements to team procedures
  • Be part of a growing organization

About Dobbies Garden Centres

For 150 years, the Dobbies name has stood for quality horticulture. During this time we've been proud to provide the very best products and expert advice to gardeners throughout the UK.

Today Dobbies is one of the UK's largest Garden Centre retailers. We have 34 Stores across Scotland, England and Northern Ireland. Naturally, we have one of the biggest and best ranges of quality plants and gardening equipment around.

You don’t have to be an avid gardener to enjoy Dobbies because, as well as having everything to make your garden grow, we have everything you need to simply relax and enjoy your garden – and much more

Do you think you’ve got what it takes?  Passionate about putting customers first?  Thrive on being part of a successful team that consistently delivers?  Do you flourish in a busy, fast paced environment?  If you answered yes then we may have the opportunity for you.

Dobbies Head Office
Melville Nursery, Lasswade, EH18 1AZ

  • Job Ref DO2376
  • Branch Dobbies Head Office
  • Location Dobbies Head Office, Lasswade
  • Salary/Benefits Competitive Rate of Pay
  • Contract type Permanent
  • Hours Full Time
  • Shift pattern Flexible shifts throughout the week including weekends
  • Hours per week 36.25hrs per week
  • Posted date 11/10/2017
  • Closing date 11/11/2017