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Job Title
Customer Services Team Leader
Employment Type
Full Time
2 to 4 years
Job Published
23 March 2023
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Job Description

A well established company based in Brackenfell Cape Town is looking to employ experienced Customer Services Team Leader to join their organisation. This role reports into the Customer Service Manager.


  • 40-hour work week scheduled according to a planned weekly schedule (any five days from Monday to Sunday (shift work), including public holidays) within legislative requirements.

Purpose of the role

  • The purpose of the Customer Services Team Leader role is to provide team leadership and functional operational excellence in the evolution of our CCC service delivery
  • The Customer Services Team Lead manages and co-ordinates aspects pertaining to the operational customer interfacing aspects of the Customer Services Team (between 10-18 Customer Service Agents)
  • The role motivates  and develops the specifically allocated Customer Services delivery team that continuously seeks to meet and exceed the  needs of our customers
  • The role aligns with and supports the Customer Service Manager to co-create solutions, service scripts and standards with multiple stakeholders by placing the customer experience at the centre and evolving the service delivery model
  • Being in direct contact with our customers means we’re able to consistently surprise them with outstanding service – the mission of this role is to create a best-in-class customer service experience as measured by the performance of their team within the bigger picture
  • To ensure that optimal service is delivered to customers 

Qualifications and experience

  • +2 years in a customer service operational, team lead capacity in a Group Call Centre, Customer Interfacing, Customer Support Centre, or equivalent role - (essential)
  • Degree in Consumer behaviour, Communications, Business or equivalent - (beneficial)
  • Experience within the FMCG, retail sector or similar - (preferred)
  • Demonstrable passion for People!
  • Knowledge of Customer Contact / Call Centre practices within the FMCG, retail sector, understanding of the practicalities and challenges of a customer services environment in this context- (essential)