MyBuilder.com helps homeowners find reliable tradesmen through the power of online reviews. We’re a market leader in the UK and are part of IAC, a well known New York based internet group (Vimeo, Match.com, Tinder, HomeAdvisor, etc.) Our bright and spacious HQ is located bang in the centre of Clerkenwell, the most interesting creative hotspot in London.
MyBuilder is enjoying an exciting period of growth and we are planning changes that will transform the business. We’re looking for a dynamic, experienced customer service manager to join us on the next part of our journey and help take MyBuilder to the next level. This role comes with a heavy focus on building and leading a team to deliver an outstanding customer experience, continuous process improvement and working closely with stakeholders across the business to meet and exceed our ambitious goals.
What you’ll be doing
- Build a high-performing team in support of a new strategic business initiative. Communicate direction and goals, coach and provide regular performance feedback.
- Create policies & procedures that drive excellent service delivery, promote best practice and meet our compliance obligations. Design and optimise workflows to improve productivity.
- Create and own departmental objectives & key results to identify, prioritise, implement and measure actions that matter most to the business.
- Think of innovative new ways to deliver a memorable customer experience.
- Work with other managers to develop our product offering.
- Actively oversee all disputes and claims cases. Handle escalations and complex cases.
- Be an effective player-coach. Dedicate a portion of your time each week to rolling up your sleeves and working alongside the team.
- Gain insight into user issues, making recommendations to improve our product and service.
- Champion individual and team achievements within the company.
What you’ll need
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
- A minimum of 3 years experience in a customer service management role, preferably with a background in dispute resolution, complaints or insurance claims management.
- Experience of recruiting a large new team from scratch and on-boarding employees at scale.
- Ability to think strategically and understand the impact that decisions will have on the business.
- Strong interpersonal skills - able to establish credibility quickly and build relationships effectively across the business.
- Passionate about developing and motivating people to achieve great results.
- Strong technology user. Proven experience of using tech to improve productivity and enhance existing operational processes.
- Excellent resource planning and organisational skills. Able to prioritise according to ever-changing demands.
- Data driven. Able to build and analyse reports to gain customer insight.
This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate and we’ll offer all the support you need to succeed and make the role your own.
Why you’ll enjoy working at MyBuilder
We offer all our employees the option to work remotely, in the office or hybrid, with a generous office allowance to help with travel costs. Whichever option you choose, we’ll give you a laptop with all the kit you need to work hybrid. You’ll also get to spend quality time with your colleagues and meet your manager 1:1 on monthly office days.
We’ll set you up with a shiny new laptop and all the kit to get you up and running. As part of a close-knit team, you’ll benefit from regular peer support and feedback to help you succeed and progress in your role at MyBuilder. Most importantly, you’ll be in great company, surrounded by a world class team on a mission to make the world a better place, one project at a time. We’ll also add:
- 33 days holiday (including bank holidays) + 1 extra day every year
- 5% employer pension contribution
- Comprehensive private medical insurance with AXA
- Routine treatments health cash plan
- Enhanced parental leave
- Flexible working options
- Office travel allowance
- Subsidised office lunch
- Annual personal development grant + days off
- Generous new hire referral bonus
How to apply
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Our London Office
Our London office is in the heart of Dickensian Clerkenwell, a short hop from Farringdon station amid some of the best pubs, restaurants and coffee shops in London. Exmouth Market is on our doorstep, but if you just want to hang out in the office, that’s fine too - we have two floors stuffed with high-end tech, an espresso machine, fridges packed with snacks and drinks, and lots of games to play.