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Apprentice Business Customer Service Specialist - Managed Services BT

As one of our Customer Service Specialists in Transition & Control, you’ll be one of the first people our customers talk to. Things might not be going well for them, and it’s down to you to make sure they have a positive experience, and hopefully solve problems for them first time around.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,422.00

  • Working week

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001800122

  • Positions

    1 available

As one of our Customer Service Specialists in Transition & Control, you’ll be one of the first people our customers talk to. Things might not be going well for them, and it’s down to you to make sure they have a positive experience, and hopefully solve problems for them first time around. 

  • Customer Support Specialists support our corporate customers, you’ll own the relationship with them from beginning to end, really being an advocate for BT.
  • You make sure we meet our contractual obligations with the customers, driving customer satisfaction. 
  • You’ll learn about all of our different products and services, and how they can help our customers, and channel this into the service you give them. You’ll need to be forward thinking and proactive, making sure you’re anticipating their every need.
  • Customer Support Specialists play a key role within the ITIL processes and are accountable for maintaining the consistency, integrity and quality of the change management process and databases. 
  • You will be responsible for working with customers to ensure that services are protected and service levels are maintained, to protect brand and reputation for both BT and the customer. 
  • You will also ensure that Change Control functions are carried out appropriately to minimise the number and impact of any related incidents upon the customer’s service.

It’s key in this role that you are able to communicate effectively and work collaboratively.

  • Not every conversation you have with our customers will be easy. Even when things aren’t going right, you’ll need to make sure you create a strong working relationship with your customer. 
  • We’ll teach you how to listen, how to keep calm under pressure and how to relate to your customers, so you can really work out what is best for them. You’ll make sure that in the end, they have a great experience with us.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Bold decision maker        
  • Inspiring communicator                                                                 
  • Collaborative partner                                
  • Change agent                                
  • Commercial thinker

Personal qualities

  • Solution focused     
  • Customer champion 

Desired qualifications

  • You’ll need to achieve a minimum of four GCSEs at grades 4-9 (C or above) including English and Maths. 
  • Equivalent qualifications are accepted.
  • Please note: All of our apprentice schemes are subject to eligibility criteria

Future prospects

  • Ability to assimilate into a permanent role with the BT Group on completion of the apprenticeship

About the employer

BT is the world’s most established communications company, employing over 90,000 people across 180 countries, which offers a world of possibilities for all globally. We help people to communicate anywhere, at any time and with any technology they want.

Known as a major technology player who pioneers the digital advances that shape and drive the information age, BT help people create, collaborate and communicate better than ever before.

In the UK we are a leading communications services provider, selling products and services to consumers, small and medium sized enterprises and the public sector.

Employer

BT

Address

2620 The Quadrant

Aztec West

Almondsbury

Bristol

BS32 4AQ

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Training

Training provider

BT

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by BT

Contact

apprentice.recruitment@bt.com

As a Business Customer Support Specialist,  you’ll study for a Level 3 apprenticeship, called Customer Service Specialist.

Your apprenticeship scheme will last 18 months  and 20% of your working hours will be dedicated to studying.  

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service specialist

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2022