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Aug 05, 2020

Contact Centre Consultant

  • Sanlam Group
  • Johannesburg, South Africa
Full time Consultant

Job Description

Who are we?

Sanlam Developing Markets Limited (SDM) (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sanlam Life Limited) is one of the top financial services providers in South African entry-level emerging middle market. It aims to understand the unique requirements of clients and offers a wide range of simple and affordable financial solutions that cover needs such as funeral insurance, savings for education, life cover and personal accident plans. In terms of the Sanlam Group Governance Policy, SDM is managed by the Sanlam Sky sub-cluster which is part of thr Sanlam Personal Finance cluster within the Sanlam Group. There are four businesses within the Sanlam Sky sub-cluster, namely; Group Benefits, Individual Life, Safrican insurance and African Rainbow Life.

What will you do?
Responsible for inbound/outbound telephonic communication with client base. Ensures the quality of service exceeds customer expectations and establishes constructive relationships with client base. Utilises IT system accurately and ensures that all queries are answered effectively. Refers calls to appropriate departments only if unable to solve query appropriately. Provides accurate product information to clients in line with standards and protocols.

What will make you successful in this role?

Qualification and Experience
Degree or Diploma or Grade 12 with 1 to 2 years related experience.

Knowledge and Skills
Customer Service
Team Support
Administration
Quality, compliance and accreditation
Personal Attributes
Communicates effectively - Contributing dependently
Decision quality - Contributing dependently
Action orientated - Contributing dependently
Optimises work processes - Contributing dependently
Build a successful career with us
We’re all about building strong, lasting relationships with our employees. We know that you have hopes for your future – your career, your personal development and of achieving great things. We pride ourselves in helping our employees to realise their worth. Through its business clusters – Sanlam Personal Finance, Sanlam Emerging Markets, Sanlam Investments, Sanlam Corporate, Santam, Miway, as well as the Group Office – the group provides many opportunities for growth and development.

Core Competencies
Cultivates innovation - Contributing dependently
Customer focus - Contributing dependently
Collaborates - Contributing dependently
Being resilient - Contributing dependently
Drives results - Contributing dependently
Turnaround time
The shortlisting process will only start once the application due date has been reached. The time taken to complete this process will depend on how far you progress and the availability of managers.

Our commitment to transformation
The Sanlam Group is committed to achieving transformation and embraces diversity. This commitment is what drives us to achieve a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace as we believe that these are key components to ensuring a thriving and sustainable business in South Africa. The Group's Employment Equity plan and targets will be considered as part of the selection process.


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