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Customer Advisor - British Council

Job Title: Customer Advisor - British Council
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Manchester
Salary: £10.82 - 10.82 per hour
REF: LMNYK175807
Contact Name: Nanayaw Kyeremeh
Contact Email:
Job Published: 19 days ago

Job Description

British Council – Customer Advisor  

Location: Manchester – M1 6BB

Hours: Full time – 36 hours

Payrate: £10.82 ph


The British Council’s customer service mission is to win, retain and encourage increased business and advocacy from customers.

We will do this by efficiently and effectively satisfying their needs and responding to enquiries, complaints and opportunities to deliver mutually desired outcomes.

The purpose of this role is to deliver excellent customer service as a member of the UK Customer Contact Centre Team,

building relationships with new and existing British Council customers and using judgement to respond to common and unpredicted customer situations appropriately and in line with British Council regulations and standards. 

The role holder will achieve specific measurable results for the BCCS and more widely for the British Council.

Main Responsibilities

Manages relationships with a wide variety of customers relating to all aspects of the work of the British Council from customers based all around the world

Provides support for UK-based English and Exams customers throughout the customer journey

Uses Salesforce CRM to manage customer accounts and cases, taking end-to-end accountability for customer enquiries to deliver an effortless experience

Builds relationships with new and existing customers by using customer accounts in Salesforce CRM, establishing their needs and managing cases in line with global customer service standards

Empowered to manage and resolve low-level customer complaints in accordance with British Council Global Complaints Guidelines and without the need to escalate

Identifies and escalates more complex enquiries or high-level customer complaints appropriately and in a timely manner

Takes ownership of enquiries and uses relationships with key internal contacts to ensure enquiries and complaints are resolved swiftly and positively

Interprets existing processes and policies to identify ways to resolve customer enquiries

Develops relationships for effective customer enquiry handling at B2B and B2C with an agreed group of internal customers/stakeholders and actively shares, develops and disseminates information relevant to effective customer enquiry handling

We offer:

  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • 4Recruitment Services Employee Benefits Programme
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other vacancies in your area please contact Nana Kyeremeh on 0208 514 9137 or Email:

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