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Customer Service Representative - Shreveport (13520)

Job Description



About the Company

About the Job

The Customer Service Representative's (CSR) role is to provide superior customer service. Providing exceptional service by ensuring all inquiries and issues are handled promptly and professionally through the use of multiple systems. Through training, CSR's focus on first contact resolution and high customer satisfaction while maintaining adherence to defined operational standards set for CSR's (i.e. attendance, utilization, call quality, etc..). The Customer Service Representatives acts on behalf of Globe Life Inc as First tier support for all customer inquiries and is required to effectively communicate and resolve each related issue. This position is also required to assist with important department and company initiatives, on an as needed basis.

  • Monday to Friday schedules, no weekend phone schedules.
  • Site closed-Thanksgiving and Christmas
  • We are following the social distancing guidelines for COVID-19!
  • All interviews and training have transitioned to a virtual platform.
  • There are continuing opportunities for team members to work remotely as we look to maintain safe and healthy work environments.
  • Additionally, we are looking forward to our new Headquarters office in Plano, TX

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist with daily call volume (service level takes priority)
  • Provide accurate resolutions to customer inquiries in a professional and courteous manner
  • Ensure customer needs are met on every interaction (phone, email, written correspondence, etc.)
  • Meet Quality Assurance Requirements and other key performance metrics.
  • All other duties as assigned
Required Skills:
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellent listening skills and the ability to ask probing questions, understand concerns, and overcome objections
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word, Excel, Outlook, and general working knowledge of Internet for business use. Ability to learn new computer systems.
  • Knowledge of customer service principles and practices
  • Teamwork - Commitment to the successful achievement of team and organizational goals through a desire to participate with and help other members of the team.
  • Customer Service Focus - Demonstrate a focus on listening to and understanding client/customer needs and then delighting the client/customer by exceeding service and quality expectations.
  • Must possess and professional and friendly attitude and be able to quickly develop a rapport with customers
  • Type 25-30 wpm
  • Schedule Flexibility
  • Detailed oriented
  • Ability to professionally handle and resolve escalated issues
Required Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 1-year customer service experience in a similar role. (Preferred)
  • Must remain in current role for at least 9 months

Physical Requirements: Heavy computer and phone usage. Sitting 90% of the workday. Willingness to work shift work and overtime is required. Ability to work weekends (if/when required) Frequency - Rare.

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-LA-Shreveport
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $13.00 - $15.00 /Hour
Store Type Retail
Other Compensation: Full benefits plus pension
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Company Overview

Globe Life Family Heritage Division

Our policies are specifically designed to protect you when you need it most, providing coverage for many of the unexpected costs that can arise due to an illness or injury. Unlike traditional health insurance, supplemental insurance pays money directly to you, so you can concentrate on what’s most important – getting well. We offer a range of policies to suit your individual needs – from disease-specific coverage, to accident, intensive care and life coverage. Whatever you and your family need to protect – we can help. Learn More

Contact Information

US-LA-Shreveport
469-680-5871
Snapshot
Globe Life Family Heritage Division
Company:
US-LA-Shreveport
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
$13.00 - $15.00 /Hour
Pay Rate:
Retail
Store Type:

Job Description



About the Company

About the Job

The Customer Service Representative's (CSR) role is to provide superior customer service. Providing exceptional service by ensuring all inquiries and issues are handled promptly and professionally through the use of multiple systems. Through training, CSR's focus on first contact resolution and high customer satisfaction while maintaining adherence to defined operational standards set for CSR's (i.e. attendance, utilization, call quality, etc..). The Customer Service Representatives acts on behalf of Globe Life Inc as First tier support for all customer inquiries and is required to effectively communicate and resolve each related issue. This position is also required to assist with important department and company initiatives, on an as needed basis.

  • Monday to Friday schedules, no weekend phone schedules.
  • Site closed-Thanksgiving and Christmas
  • We are following the social distancing guidelines for COVID-19!
  • All interviews and training have transitioned to a virtual platform.
  • There are continuing opportunities for team members to work remotely as we look to maintain safe and healthy work environments.
  • Additionally, we are looking forward to our new Headquarters office in Plano, TX

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist with daily call volume (service level takes priority)
  • Provide accurate resolutions to customer inquiries in a professional and courteous manner
  • Ensure customer needs are met on every interaction (phone, email, written correspondence, etc.)
  • Meet Quality Assurance Requirements and other key performance metrics.
  • All other duties as assigned
Required Skills:
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellent listening skills and the ability to ask probing questions, understand concerns, and overcome objections
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word, Excel, Outlook, and general working knowledge of Internet for business use. Ability to learn new computer systems.
  • Knowledge of customer service principles and practices
  • Teamwork - Commitment to the successful achievement of team and organizational goals through a desire to participate with and help other members of the team.
  • Customer Service Focus - Demonstrate a focus on listening to and understanding client/customer needs and then delighting the client/customer by exceeding service and quality expectations.
  • Must possess and professional and friendly attitude and be able to quickly develop a rapport with customers
  • Type 25-30 wpm
  • Schedule Flexibility
  • Detailed oriented
  • Ability to professionally handle and resolve escalated issues
Required Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 1-year customer service experience in a similar role. (Preferred)
  • Must remain in current role for at least 9 months

Physical Requirements: Heavy computer and phone usage. Sitting 90% of the workday. Willingness to work shift work and overtime is required. Ability to work weekends (if/when required) Frequency - Rare.

Job Requirements

 
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