Helpdesk Analyst - Customer Service Representative

mississauga, Ontario

A financial sector client located in Mississauga is currently seeking a Level 1 Helpdesk Analyst to join their team for a 6-month contract.

Working Hours: Call center is open from 7:30am-7:30pm Monday-Friday, 8 hour shifts- for the initial portion of the contract, candidates will likely need to work the 11:30am-7:30pm shift, though this can be changed over time.

It is a large, fun group of individuals new to the bank, allowing these new individuals to fit right in! In addition to initial training, ongoing opportunities for further learning are always available. The team consists of both English-only and Bilingual analysts as well.

Responsibilities

  • Provide response to customer questions received via telephone calls, callbacks, emails, and help desk requests.
  • Provide technical and production support for products and services, including incident identification, recording, classification, initial support, investigation and diagnosis, resolution and recovery, incident closure, ownership, tracking, monitoring and communication, to ensure service levels are maintained.
  • Assist customers in trouble-shooting and resolving issues during deployment and ongoing use of products & services, effectively diagnosing and working through complex problems with a high level of accuracy and with a focus on providing exceptional customer service.
  • Promote positive customer relations by consistently providing exceptional customer service and fostering trust and confidence by taking ownership of support issues, providing friendly and accurate resolutions, and diligently searching for solutions when the answer is unknown
  • Escalate issues that are beyond the level of expertise through the appropriate channels.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge and understanding of products, services, processes and relevant legal, regulatory and technology requirements
  • Monitor completion of all internal and external operational effectiveness/compliance requirements to manage risk within acceptable limits
  • Protect the assets by adhering to all applicable regulations, Policies and Procedures, legal and ethical requirements, process requirements, established risk guidelines and regulation requirements.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of both customer and company information to protect the customer and the organization and to ensure compliance with Policies & Procedures.
  • Follow security and safeguarding procedures in accordance with the organizational policy for the prevention of loss due to fraud, money laundering or defalcation; identify and report suspicious and other reportable transactions or patterns of activity that are suspected to be related to money laundering.

Qualifications

Required

  • 1-2 years of experience in a similar call center/customer service role fielding similar, user-based issues, including:
    • Customers inability to sign into their accounts
    • Resetting user passwords
    • Tracking payments that have not parsed through
    • Customers inability to locate the website/navigate the proper channels
  • Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Outlook
  • Experience using Internet Explorer within a Windows 10 OS

Nice-to-Have

  • Previous experience in a call center environment
  • Familiarity with ticketing systems (the one used in this role is relatively simple and easy to pick up)
  • Knowledge of how to do remote access work is a nice bonus
  • Fluency in French is nice to have- note this is not a bilingual help desk role, so this is not necessary for consideration

Soft Skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills- this is arguably the TOP skill for this role
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Good phone manner, customer service mentality
  • Positive attitude, particularly evident over the phone
  • Patient, particularly when fielding customer inquiries
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment similar to this

Education

  • Post-secondary degree preferable

Please note that this is independent contracting role.  Kindly send your resume in MS Word format to be considered immediately.

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