Real Time Analyst

  • Location
    Corby, Northamptonshire
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Sales and Retail
  • External Reference
    JN-122020-159433

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced real-time analyst to join a forward-thinking company in Corby.


As a Real-time coordinator, you will actively support a busy contact centre operation on a daily basis ensuring that they are provided with the most effective scheduling solutions.


Main Duties and Responsibilities



  • In line with operational needs and the client's workforce vision, you will help monitor long term and future events and maintain the schedules to optimal customer service delivery.

  • You will be able to proficiently analyse call volume and flow, and liaise with the Call Centre Managers and Resource Planning team to deliver sensible and innovative solutions.

  • You will be analysing, monitoring and reacting to real-time staffing levels and call volumes, busy lines, production issues and the optimisation of skill sets to avoid development of call queues and raise any issues to the Management team.

  • You will need to communicate with key stakeholders and agents to ensure schedule adherence and correct entry of sickness, lateness and AWOL.

  • You will also be required to liaise regularly with Resource Planning to deliver effective solutions and creative, innovative scheduling to meet the demands of our changing workforce.

  • This role will require a mix of working from home and working form the office in Corby.

  • Ensure that optimum service levels are achieved within the core skills group on a monthly, daily and intra-day basis in order to drive up service level consistency performance.

  • Real Time Analysis on a daily basis to ensure employee schedule adherence and management and tracking of off-line exceptions.

  • Variance reporting to team managers, to enable them to make timely decisions about planned offline activities and outages.

  • Maintaining positive relationships with internal departments to ensure that joint goals are met.

  • Ensure agents are logging in and out in a timely manner and highlighting issues where appropriate.

  • Monitoring call levels on internal systems.

  • Ensure appropriate phone-based skill changes are actioned as required.

  • Work under pressure and to tight deadlines with minimal supervision.

  • To support peers with workloads and work as a virtual Working from home team.

  • Proactively manage service level by restricting agent offline time when appropriate.

  • To work with Resource Planning and Contact Centre Management to assist with managing customer demand and expectations to ultimately deliver exceptional customer service.



Experience, skills and knowledge required for the role



  • Previous experience of Real-time, Workforce Management or Resource Planning, within a contact/call centre environment is essential.

  • Very good analytical skills.

  • Ability to work independently on a frequent basis.

  • Self-motivated and flexible in working hours according to workloads.

  • Extremely accurate in the entering and presenting of data.

  • Excellent verbal, written communication and influencing skills.


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Please apply with your CV to: Claire Rumsey