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Telemarketing Assistant

Location Dublin South, Dublin
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary €12 - €12.50 per hour
Published 5 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Yvonne O'Reilly
Job Ref TEL0102_1549023793

Job Description

Telemarketing Assistant | Healthcare Sector | Full Time Permanent | Citywest

The Client: Headquartered in Dublin West, our client is a health services provider with a well established retail network. Our client is committed to providing simplified services to their clients. They are currently experiencing growth in the market and are seeking a new recruit for their head office in Dublin 24.

The Role: As a Telemarketing Assistant, you will be required to support key functions within the business. You will be responsible for handling a high volume of incoming and outgoing calls to customers in support of marketing campaigns and seasonal promotions and you will also act as the key support for office administration duties. As part of this role there is a focus on delivering the highest levels of customer service, quality and compliance.

Hours of work: 9am-5pm Monday to Friday (37.5 hours per week)

Contract: Permanent

Key duties:

  • Handle all incoming and outgoing customer calls and responding to queries in a timely, efficient manner
  • Effectively co-ordinate office administration duties such as daily banking, employee expenses, commission reports
  • Set customer appointments using central diary management system
  • Handle all customer queries in a professional manner
  • Co-ordinate business development activities such as following up on missed appointments, generating leads, reminder calls to lapsed clients
  • Management reporting and daily/weekly team meetings

Requirements:

  • Educated to Leaving Cert standard; third level qualification an advantage although not essential
  • At least 1-2 years experience in a busy call centre role
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in the use of MS Word and Excel
  • Accurate, high speed data entry skills and good typing skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong organisational skills and multi-tasking abilities
  • Sales/business development experience a distinct advantage
  • Good negotiation skills with the confidence to handle outbound telephone activity to prospective and lapsed clients

In Return:

  • Hourly rate of €12-12.50 per hour plus opportunities to earn commission/bonus on sales and appointments generated
  • Educational assistance
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities

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