Operations Team Leader (financial Account), Kampala

Published 2023-05-25
Expires 2023-06-25
ID #1589023769
Operations Team Leader (financial Account), Kampala
Uganda, Central Region, Kampala,
Published May 25, 2023

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Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Operations team leader (financial account)

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DescriptionAbout the jobFunctional ResponsibilitiesLeads and manages a team of CSR's in the optimal execution of call center operations activities (i.e. taking calls, addressing customer issues / complaints, placing sales orders).Ensures that each team member meets / exceeds their goals and metrics on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis.Conducts performance management activities for team members supervised. Conducts timely planning, assessment, and feedback meetings as stipulated in the company’s performance cycle. Ensures that personal and team goals are set, and provides the necessary coaching, mentoring, and assistance in order for team members to achieve their targets. Monitors each team member’s performance throughout the shift, providing assistance, coaching, and mentoring as necessary. Provides positive and constructive feedback on what individual team members need to do in order to attain their daily targets.Handles escalation calls from CSR's as, exercising discernment on whether or not individuals are capable of handling complex customer calls. Imparts knowledge and experience gained on the floor in order to equip team members with the necessary skills to handle complex customer interactions.Prepares reports on top and bottom performers and cross-checks this with overall metrics for the account / program. Utilizes tangible and quantifiable data (i.e. Baleen metrics) as a basis for providing rewards and recognition, as well as a means for coaching and mentoring. Maintains transparency with the group on team / individual performance achieved.Brainstorms with fellow Team Leaders and the Operations Manager to discuss various issues / problems faced by their respective teams. Analyzes and determines what affects agent / team performance, establishes solutions, designs new incentive programs, and improves working conditions based on findings.Prepares and submits reports on team performance to the Operations Manager. Discusses overall team performance in relation to the objectives of the Company and the program / account. Determines areas for improvement of the account’s performance and translates these to action plans for the team.Ensures that all team members are aware of policy and procedural updates by coordinating for / facilitating recurrent training of agents. Gathers information on Client updates on policies and procedures, and conducts weekly training sessions that center on procedural updates / changes in order to familiarize agents.Motivates and inspires all team members to perform better by formulating and implementing regular (i.e. weekly, monthly) team activities.Designs incentive-based programs aimed at motivating agents to attain the different goals and metrics, boost morale, and ultimately meet or exceed service levels set by the Client.Manages the queue and controls abandoned calls by utilizing available equipment and resources (i.e. CMS, hold time, AHT). Ensures that passing service levels are met and / or exceeded by maximizing the headcount of CSR's on the floor.Acts as a Human Resources and HR-Business Partners point-person, having the jurisdiction to address grievances in line with the Company's policies / procedures and the Labor Code of the Philippines. Takes initiative in acquiring the necessary Human Resources knowledge in order to increase one’s supervisory capabilities. Primarily handles grievances / issues (i.e. attendance, performance, behavior and attitude) prior to escalating these to the Human Resources – Business Partners.Attends to Compensation and Benefits concerns of assigned CSR's, focusing on payroll disputes, the timely preparation and submission of payroll templates. Accurately tracks and indicates hours of overtime and night differential rendered by each assigned agent for the proper computation of salary.Additional Job DescriptionManages effective integration of directives, policies, and procedures and analyzes any potential impact to the program and performance to establish solutions to create the optimal working conditions. Monitors queue activity to ensure achievement of Service Level metrics. Conducts call monitoring with each Agent according to Client-specific certification/recertification policies. Assists in staff development toward Agents’ understanding of evaluation criteria. Manages adherence to processes, and quality-operations standards. Summarizes report data to drive fulfillment of Client and TELUS’ goals. 70% of the Team Leader’s time is focused on working and coaching the Agents; 30% of the time is to complete administrative tasks specific to supporting the program and the Agents. Agent coaching is a priority for the Team Leader and the number of hours spent per week coaching the Agents will not be modified, unless mutually agreed to, regardless of volume forecast or performance delivery. If overtime is required by the Agents to complete the required coaching per week, this will be billable to the Client at the Agent overtime rate.Language ReferenceEnglishEEO StatementAt TELUS International, we enable customer experience innovation through spirited teamwork, agile thinking, and a caring culture that puts customers first. TELUS International is the global arm of TELUS Corporation, one of the largest telecommunications service providers in Canada. We deliver contact center and business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions to some of the world's largest corporations in the consumer electronics, finance, telecommunications and utilities sectors. With global call center delivery capabilities, our multi-shore, multi-language programs offer safe, secure infrastructure, value-based pricing, skills-based resources and exceptional customer service - all backed by TELUS, our multi-billion dollar telecommunications parent.Equal Opportunity EmployerAt TELUS International, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire and promote, are based on applicants’ qualifications, merits, competence and performance without regard to any characteristic related to diversity.

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