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CS Team Manager
3 months ago(3 months ago)
Amazon EU SARL (UK Branch)
Amazon is looking for Team Manager based in EDI3 who will lead and support a team of 15 Customer Service Associates.
The number one priority for this role is to support the associates who will directly report to you. In this role you will be responsible for the coaching, development, performance and engagement of your associates. The role expects your people to be your exclusive focus and you will be tasked with supporting you people and removing any barriers that prevent them from demonstrating the Amazon CS Contact Tenets on every contact.
The ideal Team Manager understands that supporting their people is the most critical role they perform, to achieve this they are open and approachable, engage with their people individually to understand how to most effectively coach and motivate them and invests time in developing their people to become legends! They build a work environment where associates are engaged and feel a positive sense of achievement about their role in delivering world class service.
You will be responsible for using quantitative and qualitative data to identify opportunities to coach your people and celebrate their success. As a single threaded leader for your people you will take care of all elements of your associates satisfaction and engagement at work, including communication and management of their scheduling, ownership of their payroll and taking action on issues arising in your team Gemba. As a leader of customer facing associates, you will be expected to role model world class service by regularly handling customer contacts. As a leader you will be an expert in articulating the Amazon mission and deeply understand the expectations of the Amazon CS Contact Tenets; you will ensure your people understand the important role they play in living the Contact Tenets and how their role supports the Amazon flywheel.
Written and spoken English language skills
Skill Requirements: Leadership:
Experience coaching or leading people
Understanding of effective coaching techniques
Ability to create and continually support people through individual development plans
Strong listening skills
Positive communicator who understands when necessary how to have tough conversations
Knows and communicates the Amazon mission, vision and strategy
Ability to confidently facilitate team discussions and communicate business messages
Maintains a high level of professionalism and approachability
Confidence to interview and demonstrate understanding of performance and leadership performance bar and effectively apply to hiring decisions
Role model contact handling skills
Ability to review contacts to identify WOW moments and opportunities to support associates with coaching
Strong time management and organizational skills
Completes tasks on time to a high quality standard
Takes action on issues and opportunities raised in team Gemba
Helps associates understand the performance bar and supports them to reach it
Drives team engagement and actions through Connections results and insights
Fluent in written and spoken English
Advanced computer skills using a variety of programs