Although travel agents may seem like an outdated concept, they still exist. While they occasionally help customers plan personal trips, they focus more on corporate travels nowadays. What may have once required in-person meetings can now occur via email, phone, or live chat. With a general knowledge in your company's software, a savvy eye for discounts, and an interest in travel, you can be successful at coordinating customer travels from the comfort of your couch or, perhaps, your own vacations.
Since 1982, TTEC has been providing business process outsourcing services to clients across a broad range of industries. TTEC is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, and maintains offices in Canada, Brazil, New Zealand, Ireland, the United Kingdom, Costa Rica, Poland, and Mexico. More than 40,000 people currently work for TTEC, including over 20,000 remote workers around the world.
As a Representative, you would handle inbound phone calls from customers troubleshooting and resolving advanced technical issues, assisting with account information, educating customers on purchasing information, specific content or account authorization. You would also process refund requests, provide promotion song and video code troubleshooting while supporting one of the largest technology companies in the world.
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As our customers’ first point of contact, you’ll be the friendly voice of Apple, answering questions about our products and services and providing world-class customer service, troubleshooting, and technical support. We’ll rely on you to listen to our customers and use your technical expertise, creativity, and passion to meet their needs — and remind them that behind our great products are amazing people.
(Note: We are hiring from the entire state, not just one city or region.)Your future is calling….Answer Now.We’re Convergys, a leader in customer management. We make our clients’ (Fortune 500 companies) interactions with their customers smarter, more effective, and more profitable. We’d like to have the exact same effect on your career.Exactly what do we do? We provide excellent customer service on behalf of our clients. Instead of working in a traditional call center environment, our Convergys Anywhere program hires sales & service agents who work from home. For example, when you call the customer service department for your cell phone or cable provider, you just might be talking to a Convergys home based customer service & sales agent – answering that call on behalf of one of our clients. These calls might involve billing questions, changes or cancellation of services, inquiries on the status of an order, troubleshooting services etc. Why Convergys Anywhere?We offer paid training and employee benefits too! You can save a lot of money and time, and often times have less stress, when you work from home. There is no gas to purchase, windshields to scrape in the winter and bad weather to drive through, clothes to purchase or dry clean, and no lunches, coffee or snacks to purchase daily.Where Are We Hiring? We are currently hiring in 35 states (see full list of locations on our website).This particular job requisition is only for (Alabama) residents. If you are not physically residing in Alabama, please do not apply to this requisition. Please visit our website and apply to the appropriate state requisition. We have three types of work at home positions that we hire for regularly: Sales & Service, Customer service and Technical Support Representatives. Every position we have is centered around providing excellent Customer Service and some positions are more sales or technically focused. Your answers to the questions during the application process, your qualifications and your experience will all be reviewed as part of the evaluation process to determine which one is the best fit for you.Minimum Requirements/Additional Info:High School Diploma or GED and at least one year of customer service experience (One year of sales experience required if you want to be considered for a Sales position). We need you to have your own PC (less than six years old) and high speed Internet service, both of which will be tested as part of the application process. You can work from a laptop, but will need to be hard-wired while working. Your monitor will need to be 17” – minimum (capable of 1024 x 768). A flat panel display is highly recommended, televisions cannot be used as monitors. (External monitors are permitted for laptops with less than 17” screen) A quiet, distraction-free, location in your home to work. A telephone (landline or cell) is required for part of your training and team calls. This phone is not used receive your incoming work calls; your Internet connection is used for that. An approved headset and flash drive will be required before you start working with us. They are not required as part of the application process, so please do not purchase them before we extend a job offer to you. A strong candidate will be computer/Internet savvy, comfortable operating in several applications simultaneously. We need you to be a “people person” who enjoys talking and assisting others. Think about how much you enjoy receiving excellent customer service yourself? Well, we need you to take pride in providing that same great service to others.We require 7 days/week availability, as customer service is something that is provided by most companies every day of the week. Schedules vary and will be discussed during the interview. Great benefit options include: medical, dental & vision benefits, and 401K. We also offer attendance based wage increases, performance bonuses, and some programs include sales incentives. Career Framework Role Has program required basic skill set to perform routine tasks within simple processes but lacking program/product specific knowledge. Works with close supervision and clearly defined procedures. Starting to demonstrate familiarity with client terminology, operating standards and procedures. Starter without sustained metric performance levels. Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel working within this job title. Convergys is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer.
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Remote virtual assistants work on a variety of specific tasks for customers. They can be treated as online personal assistants. Some examples of responsibilities can include scheduling meetings, managing client emails, or conducting research for their businesses. This is a great position for someone who likes to have unique tasks every day and work very closely with customers, while still getting to work from home.
FlexJobs recently posted its list of “100 Top Companies with Remote Jobs in 2017.” This list contains companies with the most work-from-home jobs—also known as remote, virtual, or telecommuting jobs—over the last year. All 10 of the companies listed below were included on this list. These 10 employers also regularly hire for remote customer service jobs.
Similarly to a call center agent or any support rep, a live chat agent provides constant support to customers or prospects, but solely over live chat. You'll often be helping customers with questions they have while online shopping on your company's website. This is position is perfect for you if your remote environment is often loud or distracting or if you feel uncomfortable speaking on the spot, as you won't be making calls.
Essential Functions/Core Responsibilities• Responsible for new business sales within assigned markets or existing clients • Champion the effort to grow and maintain the corporation's primary and long-term revenue base • Develop a thorough understanding of prospect or client short-term and long-term strategic requirements through discussions with existing and prospective client executive management • Partner with Sales Leadership to establish optimal sales strategy for particular pursuits, based on client interactions • Collaborate with Sales Support; Account Management; Operations and other departments to ensure the client's expectations are being met or exceeded • Provide customer and market intelligence back to Sales, Account Management, Operations, and Finance regarding Convergys strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats based on sales pursuit interactions • Monitor economic and legal trends that could affect sales • Maintain and update salesforce.com database with sales pursuit informationCandidate Profile• Master's Degree in related field from a four-year college or university with fifteen or more years related experience preferred • BPO sales experience is highly desired • Expert in communication skills and styles, both written and verbal. Demonstrated ability to effectively present information to internal and external associates • Proven ability to lead and organize multi-disciplinary projects and initiatives in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented business environment with industry impact • Proven ability to champion significant projects, programs, and business initiatives using creativity and ingenuity • Mastery of the organization's business operations and industry. Externally recognized as subject matter expert on emerging trends and industry practices • External Thought Leader with proven ability to significantly influence • Advanced Microsoft Office skillsCareer Framework RoleIs recognized as an external thought leader within strategic function or discipline. Influences the strategy to address internal or external business and regulatory issues. Proactively identifies, defines, and solves the most complex problems that impact the management and direction of the business. Significantly influences functional strategy; may participate in the development of the product or division strategy. Leads multidisciplinary projects or initiatives. Progression to this level is typically restricted on the basis of individual capabilities and business requirements. Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel working within this job title. Convergys is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer#NACVG