Accenture Contact Center Team Lead in Austin, Texas

Title: Contact Center Team Lead Location: USA-Southwest Job Number: 00441867

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People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

Program Specialist Services professionals provide project-based support services within centers. These professionals support the delivery and execution of our key projects with specialized services.

Job Description

Customer Service Delivery professionals includes the management of customer interactions to increase customer satisfaction and improve service quality.

Responsibilities of the Team Lead for Payment Operations:

The Team Lead is responsible for daily supervision of a team and includes the management of customer interactions to increase customer satisfaction and improve service quality. This Role also operates as a subject matter expert and may be the escalation point for issue resolution and customer escalations. The Role manages effective internal/external client relationships within a defined area of responsibility. This Role also exercises consistent judgment and discretion with work directly related to management policies and the general operations of the business. Assign all work assignments, commit the team to the work, manage the quality of the work and drive the people management activities within the team. May make decisions about the day to day operation of the group, including management of work assignments and information between shifts as well as approach regarding workload, equipment, staffing, and scheduling. Includes adjusting work hours as necessary to meet deadlines, e.g., overtime, evening and weekend hours Manage workloads to ensure even distribution of responsibilities and provide development opportunities Perform and or ensure completion of quality review check on outgoing work e.g., proof data entry, correspondence, and other tasks within immediate team to ensure quality, accuracy, and consistency Identify and assist with development of support materials for team use, e.g., training manuals, job aids, and views in databases Prepare, analyze and interpret complex reports information and formulate conclusions Act as technical and functional resource and Subject Matter Expert for team members, peers and or clients as assigned May be accountable for ongoing management of effective client service relationship in one area of the business, by acting as main point of contact for senior client representatives Anticipate, identify, and assess complex issues problems. Develop and implement a corresponding plan of action to bring the situation to resolution. Communicate changes to supervisor and assist other team leads with resolutions, as needed Identify, document, and review opportunities for team. Assess and resolve non-standard and standard issues or problems. Seek advice and escalate issues when faced with tasks/problems outside the scope of the work. Qualifications: Basic Qualifications - Bachelor’s degree - 1 year of experience in a customer-facing operations environment - 1 year of experience managing & developing teams of professionals - 1 year of experience with escalation management and managing projects to established SLA’s.

Preferred Qualifications - Reporting and analytics experience.

Other Qualifications - Active user of social media platforms - Ability to work in a fast-paced setting. - Schedule flexibility to lead a team that operates over the weekend

All of our professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

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