Title : Customer Support Officer
Reports to : Customer Support Leader
Duty stations : Jinja
Available number of positions : 2
Deadline of application : 20th April,2023
WASSHA Africa Uganda Ltd is a fast-growing start-up solar energy company in Uganda offering alternative energy solutions to people who have no or limited access to power. We empower them by offering affordable and clean energy service to enhance their businesses and/or improve their standards of living.
Our company vision is “Unlock Humankind’s Limitation” and our mission is to “power to the people.”
We are part of the WASSHA group with presence in Japan, Tanzania and with expansion prospects to several countries in Africa. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to achieve this vision together.
We are looking for motivated and capable Customer Support Officers who will provide assistance to our growing number of agents.
Responsibilities & Duties
Customer Support Office will act as a link between the customers/agents and WASSHA through direct communication and through WASSHA’s Marketing Representatives (MRs).
They will contribute to the sales of customers/agents in charge by understanding sales history, interacting with customers in order to increase sales, as well as timely address and/or report customer issues in order to maintain customer satisfaction.
Support the Marketing representatives in the field to complete tasks which are assigned to them so that they can contribute to the sales.
A) Managerial Responsibilities:
B) Functional Responsibilities:
Interacting with the Customers/Agents
Analysing the agent’s sales history and the reason behind it by regularly calling up the agents and/or gathering information through the MRs.
Contribute directly to the sales by explaining WASSHA’s policies to the agent/customer and convincing the agent for higher sales.
Explain the company’s values and policies to improve agent/customer understanding
Receive incoming calls from agents/customers and troubleshooting to solve any customer related issues.
Report information gathered from customers to immediate supervisor and sometimes the management and follow up to ensure and take responsibility that the reported queries are resolved.
Supporting Marketing Representatives
Supporting Marketing Representatives (MR) working in the field by responding to any queries they have.
Checking task completion status of MRs assigned and notifying them of their progress and constantly remind them of any required actions so as to successfully complete the daily assigned tasks.
Following through with the MR until their day ends, on other specific supporting tasks defined in the CSO Manual.
Navigating through systems such as the WASSHA’s Sales Dashboard, google maps, MR task management tools in order to: update agent’s sales history, issue commissions to agents, monitor the MR’s progress,
Bachelor’s degree in any field
Previous experience working in a call center (more than 1 year)
Knowledge of customer service principles and practices.
Basic computer skills including typing and using spreadsheets
PC skill (spreadsheets)
Standard: Luganda, English
At least able to speak one or more Ugandan language such as: Runyakitara, Kifumbira, Rhukonjo, Luo preferably Alur.
Send CV, Application Letter and academic transcripts in PDF to email@example.com not later than 20th April, 2023 at 18:00 (EAT) Prompt applicants will be considered first. Ensure to indicate the JOB TITLE in the SUBJECT HEAD of the email.