If you are brilliant with people and have an enquiring mind you have the opportunity to join something special. Were looking for someone to join our team and become one of the faces of Skipton in your area. Skipton are the fourth largest building society and we are looking for a Senior Customer Adviser in your local branch.
What youll do for our customers
As a Senior Customer Adviser, youll be engaging in conversations and providing information to customers on the full range of financial products and services that we offer. By really listening to and getting to know our customers youll help them to review their circumstances and proactively identify the most appropriate products to suit their needs, all the while providing a straightforward, helpful service that lets your enthusiasm shine through.
In our friendly working environment, youll play an important part in making the most of every conversation with every customer, face-to-face or over the phone. So, whether youre promoting a new product or resolving a problem, youll always place our customers needs at the heart of everything you do and provide a first-class service every time.
This is a great opportunity to support your line manager with people management responsibilities delegated as required, for example, buddying, coaching, morning training sessions, observations, daily focus meetings, training. You will be role modelling exceptional service to your colleagues to bring together the team in delivering a great customer experience.
The Ideal Candidate
What youll get
In return for all your hard work and commitment for our customers, well give you all the support and recognition you deserve. You can expect a structured training and development programme tailored to your needs, keeping your product knowledge up to date and becoming an expert at using our in-house systems. And, in our Morning and weekly Training Sessions, youll be able to share advice and experience with your colleagues. Youll have everything you need to keep growing your skills and expertise.
What qualities are we looking for?
- Experience of working in a leadership / assistant manager role and taking part in people management activities such as coaching, observations and feedback sessions
- Being really passionate about delivering exceptional customer service
- Enjoy meeting new people
- Great listening skills
- Excellent team work skills
- Good attention to detail
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Energised by a fast paced varied and demanding working environment
- Having a good level of organisational skills
A proven ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships in order to support the achievement of working objectives.
Evidence of supporting colleagues through buddying, coaching or training of other team members
About The Company
At Skipton Building Society we are not just another Financial Services Institution we are a mutual organisation, which means we are owned by our members and believe in placing them at the heart of everything we do.
The same goes for our people. We can only be successful as a business if we have great people and we believe in treating people as individuals. Our values are Trust, Ownership and One Team which reflect the attitudes and way of working everyone here displays on a daily basis, and which are key to the delivery of the outstanding level of personal service we offer our customers.