Technical Support Agent - Bilingual

Recruiter
FPSG Connect
Location
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Salary
17500.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

FPSG are recruiting for our leading global client based in Edinburgh for a number of Technical Support Agents to join their expanding teams.

We are recruiting for German, French and Italian speakers.

Working flexible shifts, 40 hours per week over 5 days, candidates must have proven Technical Support experience with a real passion for technology. In return you will receive structured company training, continued career development and further opportunities in various departments covering a wide range of global brands.

Role Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage large amounts of incoming contacts (inbound calls, emails, chats & social media)
  • Identify and assess customers' needs to achieve satisfaction
  • Provide accurate, valid and complete information by using the right processes/tools
  • Work with various departments to resolve problems
  • Ensure accurate documentation of each contact

Handle contacts related to:

  • Resolve consumer complaints related to service centres, products, business practices, policies, etc.
  • Questions concerning consumer audio electronics: headphones, portables, home audio and car audio products
  • Online web-sales support: Product and Parts sales, returns, refunds, fraud
  • Products' features, benefits, applications, compatibility, and comparability
  • Recommend new products - Up sell and Cross sell wherever possible
  • Report problems related to customers, operations, telephone system and/or system hardware/software to appropriate resource
  • Make outbound calls to customers when needed according to procedure
  • Take initiative to learn new programs and scenarios, increase knowledge and understanding of new products
  • Provide support to team members to assist with trouble-shooting skills and where necessary take over customer cases for more advanced trouble-shooting, provide Subject Matter Expertise
  • Liaise with client representatives on customer escalations and specific cases to a satisfactory resolution, both technical and procedural

Person Specification

As a successful Technical Support Agent, you will possess:

  • Basic knowledge about WIFI and home network. Connect PC, Phone or tablet to network access.
  • Knowledge / awareness of Bluetooth, standard A/V connections (HDMI, SPDIF etc.), wireless devices, Android, iOS, Windows
  • Streaming Services: At least general knowledge
  • Fluent in English, German, French or Italian - both written and verbal
  • Commitment to a high level of accuracy
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Technical background is essential
  • Remain calm under pressure
  • Passion for music & Customer Service
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • 1 to 2 years of work experience preferred

Additional knowledge desired

  • Ability to differentiate between consumer and professional equipment
  • Knowledge of Audio / video streaming, DLNA, Bluetooth, 3D, Surround vs Stereo sound, WIFI Router setup
  • Hands-on experience of audio/video devices preferred
  • Experience in working in Electronics, Mobile, Car-accessories preferred
  • Salesforce or other similar CRM systems

Reward

In return our client offers a salary of £- along with fantastic benefits to include: generous holiday allowance, Ongoing training and development, Further career opportunities, Monthly incentives prizes, Pension, Healthcare, Discounts for various retailers and tourist attractions, Childcare Vouchers, Free onsite parking, Free hot beverages

Next Steps

For further information, please apply.

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Equal Opportunities

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.

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