Job title: Complaints Adviser - FTC 12 months

Location: London, Milton Keynes or Wilmslow

Closing date:

Job Summary

To be responsible for the day to day handling of Customer Complaints, ensuring any complaints received by the business are handled efficiently and within regulatory timescales. The role also includes making recommendations when drafting responses. Ensuring the business runs smoothly and ensuring SLA’s, quality standards and customer service levels are achieved.

About us

Founded in 2007, we are a challenger bank that operates in accordance with Shariah principles, with offices in London, Milton Keynes and Wilmslow. We offer personal and corporate savings products and finance for UK residential property, in addition to sourcing and advising on UK real estate investments.

Key responsibilities

  • Build customer relationships by actively listening and resolving complaints quickly, efficiently and accurately
  • Explain policies and procedures courteously and patiently
  • Liaise with Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) whenever any complaints are referred to FOS
  • Build customer loyalty through continuous improvement and ensure customer satisfaction following receipt of a complaint
  • Deputise for Customer Complaints team leader in their absence
  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of policies, procedures and systems
  • Good understanding of consumer financing activities including products and services
  • Monitoring specific Mailbox and managing internal and external phone calls
  • Identify products, services and other opportunities and threats within the market place and advise/recommend to management accordingly

Skills required

  • Demonstrated Complaints handling experience
  • Banking experience, preferably in Home Finance / Savings servicing or bank operations
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment while providing a high level of customer service
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and attention to detail
  • Effective interpersonal, customer service and organisational skills are necessary

Additional Details:

We offer a highly attractive reward package; the typical benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday entitlement increasing with service
  • Pension plan
  • Private medical insurance
  • Group dental insurance
  • Income protection
  • Life assurance
  • Employee referral bonus

Gatehouse Bank is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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Application

To apply, please send your CV to careers@gatehousebank.com