Position Description:  Team Manager (L4)

REPORTEES                                   Associates

REPORTING TO                             Group Manager– Customer Service

Summary of Responsibilities                  

If you have relentless desire to drive process improvement and motivate and lead a team of exceptionally driven, customer-obsessed associates and team leads, all while analyzing systemic issues and implementing solutions to challenging problems, we have the career you’re looking for! 

A Team Manager in our Amazon Development Center sets the vision, direction, and culture of their teams by managing individual and team performance expectations and goals, maintaining a singular focus on ensuring and improving customer satisfaction, by identifying broader customer impacting issues and implementing solutions to drive quality and productivity while achieving real-time desired service levels. 

 Key responsibilities include: 
People Management:Leading and developing a team of 20-30 associates; responsible for the overall direction, performance management, coordination, and evaluation of the team.Actively participate in and drive the continuous improvement culture through ‘kaizen’ and lean projects. Identifying and eliminating barriers to accuracy, productivity, and quality.Carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Amazon’s policies and procedures; additional responsibilities include interviewing, training, and motivating employees; planning, assigning and directing work; rewarding and disciplining employees, and effective conflict resolution.Mentoring and act as a resource to new managers and expedite their learning curve also devise an action plan to develop and groom associates into future CS ManagersLeading Site Level initiatives, the primary owner of functional responsibilities that impact overall site like Performance Related Pay, transportation, etc. and may require interface with other sites in the networkCommunicating policies to associates and become the primary information source for staff; following-up to ensure compliance and consistency; taking corrective action as necessary and documenting the issue and actions taken.Expected to be 2nd in line to the Operations managers and at times might be required to perform delegated duties of operations managersDevelop and Achieve performance goals and objectives in line with the network-wide vision and goals Business/Operations Management:Identifying customer-impacting issues, working out, and implementing solutions and process improvements to increase customer satisfaction rate.Assist in developing and implementing training programs to improve the quality and productivity of the team.Drive process improvements to enhance the operational efficiency of the site. Understanding and effectively utilizing resources provided by internal systems, departments, policies, and procedures.Developing and achieving performance goals and objectives in line with the network-wide vision and goals.Focus on management of SLA, quality and customer experienceTroubleshooter in case of issues relating to process affecting the SLAs 

Knowledge & Skills Required

  • Demonstrated ability to build, develop, direct, and manage a group of people
  • Ability to support Business and provide solutions to customer pain points
  • Ability to handle complex and ambiguous scenarios
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and schedule work assignments
  • Ability to make administrative and procedural decisions
  • Proven ability to manage reporting and analysis
  • Demonstrated passion for delivering positive customer experience, and maintain composure in difficult situations
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently complete difficult goals or assignments
  • Can adapt well to changing circumstances, direction, and strategy
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Confident in using Microsoft Package (especially Excel)
  • Fluent English skills are required for this role
  • Direct experience in Contact Center Operations (Customer Service, Sales, or Collections)
  • Exceptional skills in data manipulation and analysis
  • Preferred Project Management & knowledge of Six Sigma/Lean Processes

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, MBA is a plus

·      3 plus years’ experience with Customer service would be an added advantage

·      Advanced computer skills using a variety of programs highly desired

·      24/7/365 availability, including a willingness to work on weekends, and outside of the “standard” workday

  • Applicant needs to be in People Management role
Job Location: Mangalore
Experience (Years): 2-7 Years

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