Customer Service Advisor

  • Location
    Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Salary
    £ 9.5 - £ 10.3 / Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-122020-159935

We are currently recruiting for a Customer Service Advisor for our client based within the Portsmouth area, this is a temporary role but could become permanent for the right candidate.

Your role will be to provide a strong level of customer service, you will be instrumental in providing the best possible service at all times.


Key responsibilities:



  • Ensure that the correct course of action is taken always.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Able to confidently build rapport with customers.

  • Participate in training, meetings and workshops to keep up to date with product knowledge.

  • Explore upsell opportunities.

  • Be able to work flexibly and proactively within a fast paced environment.

  • Excel with individual, team and department KPIs.

  • Demonstrate strong teamwork through effective communication skills with others in the team.

  • Retain business through maintaining relationships with customers.

  • Identifying and solving issues as and when needed.

  • Maintain great relationships with all departments across the business.


The ideal candidate will possess:



  • Strong listening skills

  • A positive "can do" Attitude.

  • Be eager and willing to learn new things.

  • Successfully achieve targets and KPIs.

  • Strong IT and admin skills.

  • High attention to detail.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Be happy to work as part of a team as well as alone.

  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.


The offices are Covid secure and social distancing measures are in place.


By registering with Adecco you will benefit from the support of a dedicated and experienced Recruitment Consultant, have access to variety interviewing techniques, regular updates of the local employment market and consistent feedback on all applications. This service is offered right through to the day you start your new role and beyond! We are fully compliant with GDPR and your details will not be forwarded to any external companies without your express permission.


Please note: This position is based in Portsmouth, please only apply if you are willing and able to work in this location, and have the required skills. All applications will be reviewed within five working days by one of our experienced consultants and successful applicants only will be contacted within that time-frame. Please be assured that your details remain confidential and they will not be sent out to our client(s) until you have been contacted by us and have given us your consent, in accordance with REC guidelines. Adecco is an equal opportunities employer.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Jodie McLellan