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Job opportunities: ebay customer support teammate

This week eBay are currently looking for someone to join their Customer Support Team.
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As part of our UK Community Phone support team, you will be supporting the needs of both Irish & UK buyers and sellers on eBay. We work both proactively & reactively. As a direct point of contact for our customers, you will represent us to a very high standard of professionalism.
  • Answer phone and email enquiries from eBay Top Traders
  • Build and sustain an extremely high level of skills centered on sophisticated customer handling and superior communication
  • Express a significant capacity to troubleshoot all products related to the eBay & PayPal platforms and clearly offer solutions or recommendations
  • Own customer issues to the point of resolution, keeping Top Traders updated throughout
  • Ensure all information related to customer issues is logged and tracked
  • Provide a quick and thorough understanding of customer priorities & identify key improvement areas. Understand our customer needs & act with the customer in mind
  • Promote & encourage best practice on eBay
  • Provide direction to Top Sellers on how to improve their business performance on eBay (on Shop Features, Seller Dashboard, DSR’s, Shipping, Policy, etc.)
  • Be an advocate and ensure satisfaction of the Top Trader group
  • Provide up-selling, cross-selling and account retention services as directed or needed
  • Achieve Quality, Satisfaction & Metric driven Targets as set out by Supervisor
  • Utilize discretion and deliver timely judgments with the primary goal of resolving the client problem and retention of a satisfied customer
  • Ensure you keep up-to-date with all relevant updates/new features by keeping up-to-date with outlook emails/team updates etc.
  • Minimum of 1 year previous customer service experience within a call centre/call handling environment is essential
  • Available to work daytime, evening and weekend shifts
  • Fluent written and oral English essential
  • General understanding of eBay- it is an advantage if you are a buyer or seller on eBay
  • A proven ability to deal with challenging customers and situations
  • Must be proven performer in achieving metrics
  • An excellent communicator with the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships
  • Ability to work in a phone based customer focused, target-driven environment
  • Proven problem-solving skills and experience in delivering practical solutions
  • A high degree of flexibility, team spirit and independence
  • Technical skills: familiar with working on the Internet with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs such as Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Eligibility to work in Ireland


What we offer?
  • Be a part of a team that helps to shape the shopping experience of the future
  • Future career opportunities with international exposure via eBay Inc.’s network of global locations
  • A supportive environment that allows our employees to thrive and learn
  • Our benefits ensure you are well taken care of with quality health and wellness programs including free site gym!
  • An opportunity to be a part of a community that has just been voted one of the Best Workplaces in Ireland and Europe 2015

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